Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for Feb. 23: * 9 traffic citations * 5 traffic warnings * 5 accidents investigated * 2 criminal arrests * 1 juvenile referral * 1 warrant served * 1 crime investigated
Streets in southwest Jamestown will be closed for utility repairs, according to the Jamestown Public Works Department. Streets along 2nd Street Southwest between 4th and 6th Avenues Southwest will be temporarily closed to through traffic. 5th Avenue Southwest between 1st Street Southwest and 3rd Street Southwest will also be closed while utility repairs are in progress. Residents of the are may also see temporary water outages during the repairs.
Ja mestown First Assembly’s Middle School Mania takes place each Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. at the Slater Center. It is a time for middle school students to focus on the depth there is in a relationship with Jesus, grow closer as a group and have a great time. The Slater Center is located at 805 17th St. SW, Jamestown, next to Dale’s A-1 Auto. Transportation is available. For questions or more information, call the church office at 252-4092.
The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Jamestown will hold its Friendship Supper from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27, at the church. The menu is chili, biscuits, fruit and chocolate cherry cake. The meals are free, and attendees are encouraged to bring a friend or family members. If a ride is needed, call Terri at (701) 269-9533. Seventh-day Adventist Church is located at 1201 4th St. NE.
The second in a series of six ecumenical Lenten services will be on Wednesday, Feb. 28 at the Church of the Nazarene. The overall theme of these services is “The Seven Last Words of Christ” (on the cross). The topic at the second week of services will be “Today, you will be with me in paradise.” The speaker will be Candace Adams, chaplain at the University of Jamestown. The event will begin with a simple lunch slated to begin at 11:30 a.m. with the prayer service to begin at 12:15 p.m.
St. John’s United Methodist will hold a community supper fundraiser from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, at the church in Wimbledon. The menu will be soups, salad, bread, crackers, fruit and dessert. Deliver is also available for senior citizens or those in Wimbledon unable to get to the church by calling 435-2497. This fundraiser is a youth service project.
The District 29 Republicans held their endorsing convention Feb. 19, where Terry Wanzek was endorsed to run for the state Senate and Chet Pollert and Craig Headland were endorsed to run for the state House of Representatives. Wanzek is seeking his sixth term in the North Dakota Senate and is a member of the Appropriations Committee, interim member of Budget Section Committee, information and Technology Committee and Government Finance Committee.
Atonement Lutheran Church will hold a blood drive from noon to 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26. To schedule an appointment, call Ardina Bentz at 252-6826 or go do www.unitedbloodservices.org .
Kulm Public School will host a public presentation and viewing of the newly completed school mural on Tuesday, Feb. 27. The mural, measuring over 380 square feet, was painted by local artist and KPS alumna Krista Vogel Lundgren. The Kulm Public School Foundation spearheaded the project and was granted $2,500 from the North Dakota Council on the Arts to combine with its own fundraising to commission the artwork.
The Calendar publishes public events, meetings and fundraisers in The Jamestown Sun free. To submit an activity, email it to email@example.com — with “Calendar” in the subject line or fax to 701-952-8477. Friday, Feb. 23