What's happening for November 19, 2009
Music/Drama/ Comedy "Cold Feet," a musical presented by the Dakota Prairie Regional Center for the Arts, opens Friday with performances at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and at 2:30 p.m. Sundays through Dec. 20 at The Opera House in New Rockford...
"Cold Feet," a musical presented by the Dakota Prairie Regional Center for the Arts, opens Friday with performances at 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and at 2:30 p.m. Sundays through Dec. 20 at The Opera House in New Rockford. Tickets are $19 and seats can be reserved by calling 701-947-2174 or can be purchased online at www. dprca.com.
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 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 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. today in Froemke Auditorium on the VCSU campus in Valley City. There is no admission charge.
The recital of Sonja Plautz and Micki Buchholz, music students at Valley City State University, is at 3 p.m. Sunday in Froemke Auditorium on the VCSU campus. There is no admission charge and the recital will be followed by a reception.
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@ james townUSA.com.
Community christmas tree lighting, hosted by the Kiwanis Club, is a 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 25, at the Civic Center.
Holiday Happenings, an annual craft and business show, is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Wimbledon Community Hall in Wimbledon.
The Holiday Home Tour is from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6, with a reception from 1 to 4:30 p.m. at the Arts Center. Featured homes are Carol Trautman, 1108 Fourth Ave. N.E., Brian and Barb Lunde, above Buffalo City Grille, Dwaine and Joyce Heinrich, 114 First Ave. N. upstairs, and Mike and Michelle Neumiller, 2112 Fifth St. N.E. Tickets are $10 per person available at the Arts 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 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 Rec, 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 "Families."
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 a Martini Glass and Fill It. 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 tonip@ jamestownsun.com. 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.