−District 24 Legislative Forums9:00 am – 11:00 am
February 18 – Lisbon – Lisbon Public Schools Commons
February 25 – No Forum
March 4 – Valley City (Location to be announced)
Mach 11 - Enderlin – City Hall
March 18 – Litchville (Location to be announced)
March 25 – Lisbon – Lisbon Public Schools Commons
April 1 – Valley City (Location to be announced)
April 8 – Enderlin – City Hall
April 15 – Valley City (Location to be announced)
All forums will begin at 9:00 a.m. and conclude at 11:00 a.m.+9:00 amDistrict 24 Legislative Forums
−Grace Free Lutheran Blood Drive11:30 am – 6:00 pm
There is an urgent need for blood. You can make a difference, as United Blood Services will be having a blood drive at Grace Free Lutheran Church on Tuesday, February 21st from 11:30 AM to 6:00 PM. You may make an appointment with Elaine at 845-9972 or register online at www.bloodhero.com.+11:30 amGrace Free Lutheran Blood Drive
−Heart Health & Fitness Class7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wednesday, February 22:
Free HEART HEALTH & FITNESS Class at the Gaukler Family Wellness Center from 7-8 pm sponsored by CHI Mercy Health with VCSU Asst. Prof. Sarah Milner presenting.
Everyone welcome, but must register.
Attendees will receive a free body composition analysis. To register call 845-6456.+7:00 pmHeart Health & Fitness Class
−BC Historical Society Lecture Series: Mike Watterson7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Barnes County Historical Society Lecture Series Presents: Mike Watterson – “Greece, Athens, Aegean Island Cruise and Western Turkey”, Thursday, February 23rd at 7:00 PM in the Barnes County Museum in downtown Valley City.
Greece, known as the cradle of Western civilization beckons you with its proud monuments, sun-drenched isles, and friendly people.
Mike and Randi Watterson have traveled to Japan, India, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland and recently to Greece and Turkey.
All lectures are at the Barnes County Historical Society Museum, are free and open to the public and are held in conjunction with Valley City State University.
For more information contact Wes Anderson at 701-845-0966.+7:00 pmBC Historical Society Lecture Series: Mike Watterson
−St. Catherine School Kindergarten Round-Up10:00 am – 11:30 am
Friday, February 24, 2017
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Who: For pre-school children who will attend kindergarten next fall and their parents
What: Come for a visit and meet the teacher, principal and other staff. Also, you can observe and tour the school and eat lunch with us following your visit!
Adult Lunch – $4.50
Child Lunch – $2.70
If you and your child plan to attend, please RSVP at 845-1453.
See you soon!
If you know of a child old enough for kindergarten next fall, please let them know so they can come for the fun!+10:00 amSt. Catherine School Kindergarten Round-Up
−Epworth United Methodist Men’s French Toast Brunch9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Sunday, February 26th
French Toast – Sausage – Fruits
Assorted Syrups – Beverage
Grades 1-6 $4
Epworth United Methodist Church
680 8th Ave SW, Valley City
Serving from 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Proceeds will be used to support Epworth’s Youth Ministries+9:00 amEpworth United Methodist Men’s French Toast Brunch
−Chili Cook-Off & Community Olympics4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monday, March 6th, 2017
Chili Cook-Off: Participants are required to prepare at least 2 roasters of chili. Setup will start at 4:00 PM in the ND Winter Show Event Center Main Arena. The west doors will open promptly at 4:00 PM to let vehicles in for setup. All vehicles must leave the arena at 4:45 PM. All vehicles must enter and exit at the same time due to a new heating system in the building. Teams must be ready to serve for judging at 5:00 PM.
Community Olympics: Teams of at least 6-8 individuals are commended to participate in several fun and creative “Olympic Events”. The Community Olympics will begin at 7:00 PM in the ND Winter Show Event Center Main Arena.
Participation Fees: Fees are $10 per team for the Chili Cook-Off and $20 for the Community Olympics. If your business or organization participates in both, the fee is $25. Please include payment with your registration form.
More information will be sent upon receipt of your registration. We look forward to seeing your Chili Cook-Off and Community Olympics teams on Monday night. It’s a great way to get involved and have LOTS of fun. Sign up today! Please register with the Valley City Area Chamber of Commerce by February 27, 2017.+4:00 pmChili Cook-Off & Community Olympics
−“Apps, Ale & Ag” Producer Appreciation Social6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Apps, Ale & Ag will be held during the Ag Challenge at the North Dakota Winter Show, Tuesday, March 7th from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. This appreciation social will provide networking opportunities for businesses and producers.+6:00 pm“Apps, Ale & Ag” Producer Appreciation Social
−Adult Prom8:00 pm – 12:30 am
Saturday, March 25
Cooperstown Country Club
Ticket $15 each and available at the door
Must be 21 to attend
All proceeds benefit WeeCare Daycare and RC Cooper Fitness Center+8:00 pmAdult Prom