COMING UP THIS WEEK: November 2-8, 2015

Heidi Harris
Staff Writer

Monday, November 2 through Thursday, November 5
"Do the Math: The Movie," a 42-minute documentary film about climate change will be shown Monday at 7:30 p.m. at the Valley City State University Rhodes Science Center, Wednesday at noon at the VCSU library and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the Barnes County Historical Museum. Everyone is invited to the free event that is sponsored by "What in the World Is Going On?"

Tuesday, November 3
The Barnes County Commission meets at 8 a.m. in the commission chambers of the Barnes County Courthouse.

The Valley City City Commission meets at 5 p.m. at City Hall.

Wednesday, November 4
The 16th annual United Way Harvest Festival Luncheon: Great Food for a Great Cause will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Sheyenne Care Center Coffee Shop. The event features a soup and sandwich lunch and proceeds benefit the United Way of Barnes County.

The Valley City-Barnes County Public Library Circle Time will be held at 10 a.m. with Amanda Adams, and story hour with Kate Ramos will be held at 10:30 a.m.

Thursday, November 5
A meeting for parents and athletes in grades 7-12 who are participating in winter sports will be held at 7 p.m. at the Hi-Liner Activity Center. Team meetings will follow the general meeting.

Barnes County Senior Center will serve supper at 5:30 p.m., featuring ham and entertainment by "Dakota Gospel."

Friday, November 6
St. Catherine's Elementary School "Read for the Roses" fall auction will be held at the Valley City Eagles Club. A silent auction and bake sale begins at 5 p.m., and a live auction begins at 6:30 p.m. Dress in your best Kentucky Derby costumes for a chance to win a $100 cash prize. All proceeds from the event benefit St. Catherine's Elementary School.

Valley City Public Schools and St. Catherine's Elementary School will not have classes. They will resume at regular time on Monday, Nov. 9.

St. Bernard's Catholic Church Hunter's Opening Day Breakfast and Gun Raffle will be held from 7-10 a.m. at the church in Tower City.

Barnes County Relay for Life Mother-Son Dance will be held at the Hi-Liner Activity Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the social starts at 6:15 p.m. The evening features music by Big Hammer Entertainment, refreshments and door prizes. Proceeds benefit the Barnes County Relay for Life 2016.

Valley City-Barnes County Public Library's No School Movie Day features "Inside Out" at 2 p.m.

Saturday, November 7
Valley City Area Chamber of Commerce Ladies Day will be held throughout Valley City. Visit or call the Chamber office at (701) 845-1891 for more information.

Trinity Lutheran Church WELCA annual fall festival, luncheon and bake sale will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Lunch will begin at 11 a.m. The church is located at 499 Fourth Avenue Northwest, Valley City.