“Buckshot and Blossoms,” a comedy western presented by the Edgeley Community Theater, is at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the Edgeley High School Gym. Tickets are $10 and include a dessert buffet. To reserve tickets call Marlene Ham at 701-493-2961.
The Jamestown College Concert Band performs at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Reiland Fine Arts Center’s DeNault Auditorium. There is no admission charge.
“Theory of Mind,” presented by Mixed Blood Theatre of Minneapolis, is at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Reiland Fine Arts Center’s DeNault Auditorium. The presentation is hosted by the Jamestown College Convocation Committee. There is no admission charge.
Jazz pianist Paul Asaro, presented by the Valley City Area Concert Association, performs at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Vangstad Auditorium on the Valley City State University campus. Membership in the VCACA concert series is $30 for adults, $12 for students and $65 for a family. Call Diane Skroch at 701-845-1848. Memberships are also available at the door.
A Western Dinner Concert, presented by the Jamestown Choralaires, is at 6:30 p.m. with dinner starting at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 20-21, in the Zebedee Center at St. John’s Academy. Seating is limited, reservations required. Tickets are $25 and are available only at Country Gardens Floral.
“The Boardinghouse,” a two-act play presented by Medina High School students, is at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, in the Medina school gym. Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for students.
A general student recital, performed by Valley City State University students, is at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in Froemke Auditorium on the VCSU campus in Valley City. There is no admission charge.
Sonja Plautz, trombone, and Micki Buchholz, mezzo soprano, Valley City State University music students, perform in recital at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22, in Froemke Auditorium on the VCSU campus in Valley City. There is no admission charge.
The Holiday Dazzle on Main Parade is at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 27, along First Avenue in Jamestown. The parade starts from McElroy Park and the route is Second Avenue to Eighth Street Southeast, over to First Avenue and ending at Third Street North. Those wishing to participate contact Charlie Kourajian at 320-3015 or e-mail mainstreet@ jamestownUSA.com.
Community Christmas Tree Lighting, hosted by the Kiwanis Club, is a 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 25, at the Civic Center.
“Seeing America on Four Bald Tires and a Tank of Gas,” a presentation by Ward Wilkins in the Barnes County Historical Society Lecture Series, is at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, at the Barnes County Museum in Valley City. There is no admission charge, but freewill donations are accepted.
Public swimming, sponsored by Jamestown Parks and Recreation, is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays at Jamestown High School. There is no admission charge. There will be no swimming Nov. 25.
Open Mic Night, hosted by local musician John Crowston, is from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays at Babb’s Coffee House. The open session is available to anyone wanting to perform.
National Buffalo Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sundays by appointment. Admission: $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and AAA members, $10 for a family and $1 for children ages 6 to 18.
Alfred Dickey Public Library hours are 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. To access the Story Line, call 252-7464.
Storytime is at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Alfred Dickey Public Library. The theme is “Happy To Be Me.”
The Arts Center, located at 115 Second St. S.W., Jamestown, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. There is no admission charge.
The Putnam House in Carrington is open for special events and by appointment by calling 701-652-2090. There is no admission charge.
The Barnes County Historical Museum, 315 Central Ave. N., Valley City, is open year round from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is a freewill donation.
Arts After Work is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Mondays at the Arts Center. The class on Monday is Paint Like Pollock. Cost: $5 for Arts Center members and $7 for others.
Bits and Pieces, an exhibit of artwork and writing by Sue Morrissey and Mike Morrissey, is on display through Dec. 4 at the Arts Center. There is no admission charge.
The artwork of John Scherbenske is on display in the November exhibit at Unison Bank. Each month a different artist is featured.
The “What’s Happening” calendar provides information on cultural events in the area. To list an event, call The Sun at 252-3120 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Any admission charge or fee for events must be included. A contact name and telephone number are required for Sun questions. Suppers, sales and fundraisers are not published in What’s Happening.