COMING UP THIS WEEK: Aug. 28-Sept. 3

Heidi Harris
Staff Writer

Monday, August 28
Barnes County Senior Center whist is at 1:15 p.m.

Farmers Market will be in the Shopko parking lot in Valley City from 4-6 p.m.

Tuesday, August 29
Barnes County Senior Center pinochle is at 1:15 p.m.

The Knights of Columbus Soccer Challenge, open to all boys and girls ages 9-14, will be held at Charlie Brown Field, 230 12th St. NE, Valley City. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and competition starts at 7 p.m. Participants should meet at the blue diamond. Pre-registration is not required and the contest is free of charge. Age eligibility is determined by the age of the contestant as of September 1. Participants should bring a copy of their birth certificate to verify their age during registration. Contact Joe Sykora by e-mail at or by phone at 701-890-7178 for more information. Athletes in high school should be advised to check with their school athletic directors or their state high school athletic associations regarding possible eligibility conflicts.

Wednesday, August 30
Abused Persons Outreach Center fundraiser supper will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Valley City VFW Club. The supper will feature angel hair pasta with alfredo or marinara sauce and Midwest Dairy ice cream.

Barnes County Senior Center bone builders exercise is at 9:30 a.m. and whist is at 1:15 p.m.

Thursday, August 31
Barnes County Senior Center pie day is from 2-3 p.m.

Farmers Market will be in the Shopko parking lot in Valley City from 4-6 p.m.

Friday, September 1
Hi-Liner Booster Club will be hosting a burgers and brats tailgater at Hanna Field to kick off the Hi-Liner’s first home football game vs. Bismarck St. Marys. Serving begins at 5:30 p.m. Freewill offering to support Hi-Liner Athletics. All are welcome!

Friday, September 1 through Saturday, September 2
North Dakota State Barrel Racing will be held at the North Dakota Winter Show Event Center in Valley City.

Sunday, September 3
Dazey Sodbusters Bull-a-Rama, street dance and more will be held in Sibley, N.D.