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What's happening for April 16, 2014

The “What’s Happening” calendar features information on benefits, fundraisers and cultural events in the area. To list an event, call Kathy Steiner at 952-8449 or email ksteiner@ Any admission charge or fee for events must be included. A contact name and telephone number are required for Sun questions. Rummage sales will not be published.

Music/Drama /Comedy

The Last Annual Comedy Revue is at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 25-26, at the Arts Center. Tickets are $8 for adults and $3 for students and are available at the door.

Open mic at Meeting Grounds, hosted by John Crowston, is from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays. This is free and open to anyone. For more information, call Crowston at (701) 269-2869.

Around Town/Area

The Spring Craft Show is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5p .m. Sunday at the Buffalo Mall.

The Jamestown Seventh-day Adventist Community Services supper is from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the Liebelt Center in the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 1201 4th St. NE, in Jamestown. There is no charge.

Roller skating is from 6 to 8 p.m. Sundays in April at Wilson Arena. Cost: $5 per person. Bring your own skates; a limited number of skate rentals is available. For more information, call 252-3939. Sponsor: Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department.

Gary Ketterling speaks on “Exploring the Yellowstone Ecosystem” at 7 p.m. today at the Barnes County Museum, 315 Central Ave. N., Valley City. The program is part of the Barnes County Historical Society Lecture Series, held in conjunction with Valley City State University. There is no admission charge.

The East Egg Hunt for children is at 11 a.m. Saturday at McElroy Park. Sponsored by the Elks and Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department, the event has two age divisions, preschool and grades 1-4. Children should bring a container for Easter candy; parents are not allowed to hunt with the children. For more information, call the Parks and Rec Office, 252-3982.



National Buffalo Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Admission: $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and AAA members, $10 for a family and $1 for children ages 6 to 18.


Alfred Dickey Library hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. To access the Story Line, call 252-7464. The library is located at 105 3rd St. SE.


Stutsman County Library hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The library is located at 910 5th St. SE.


The Arts Center, 115 2nd St. SW, Jamestown, is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday or by appointment. 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.


The Ronald Reagan Minuteman Missile Historic Site near Cooperstown is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday and Thursday through Saturday, and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $10 for adults, $3 for children, $1 for a child, $30 for family season passes and $15 for an individual season pass. Contact Mark Sundlov at (701) 797-3691 for more information.

Midland Continental Railroad Depot Featuring Peggy Lee in Wimbledon, N.D., is open by appointment. For more information or appointment, call (701) 435-2333. Admission is a freewill donation.


“Dancing Dazzling Beads” art exhibit featuring U.S. and Canadian bead artists’ work is on display through Friday at the Arts Center. Admission is free. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. An opening reception is from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Arts Center.

Students in grades 3-5 in the Arts After School program are Unison Bank’s artists of the month.


Wood carving with a local wood carving group is from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays in the Arts Center’s Hansen Studio. There is no charge. Any skill and interest level welcome. Call Andy Kudrna at 320-5075 with questions.