Alta Vista Campus

Free Summer Musical Program: High School–Auditions for Rent School Edition

April 5 – April 6, 2019
Start Time 2:30 pm
Location Bell Tower Theater, 2728 Asbury Rd, Dubuque
Event For Grades 8-12
Cost Free
Organization Bell Tower Theater
Contact Miki Robinson
Phone (563) 588-3377
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Additional Information
Kids interested in auditioning or signing up to work crew for our 7th-Annual Free Summer Musical Program High School Show, Rent School Edition, should come to the Bell Tower Theater on April 5 or 6. The program is free to all participants and is open to kids in 8th thru 12th grades.

RiverWorks Discovery® Who Works the Rivers Career Fair

April 24 – April 24, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.
RSVP By March 15, 2019
Location The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades 11-12
Cost Free (including lunch)
Organization RiverWorks Discovery
Contact Jim McDonald
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
RiverWorks Discovery® is a national educational outreach program of the National Rivers Hall of Fame, located at the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium. "Who Works the Rivers" is a Career Fair event providing insight to career opportunities in the maritime industry.

Make a Difference 5K

April 27, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.
Location Heritage Pond
Event For All Ages
Cost $30
Organization Unified Therapy
Contact Doug Frank
Phone (563) 583-4004
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Additional Information
The Make a Difference 5K is now entering its 10th year of raising money to benefit those in our community. Last year over $10,000 was raised and we had over 300 participants! To celebrate a decade of making a difference we are looking to make this our biggest year ever.

Clarke University Summer Scholarly Projects

June 12, 2019
RSVP By May 1, 2019
Location Clarke University, 1550 Clarke Drive, Dubuque
Event For Grades 11-12
Cost Free
Organization Clarke University
Contact Susan Burns
Phone (563) 588-6540
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Additional Information
EXPLORE A TOPIC WITH AN EXPERT THIS SUMMER! Clarke University’s Summer Scholarly Projects (CUSSP) invite high school juniors and seniors to apply to work in a special one-on-one engagement with faculty in specific areas of expertise.

Host an AFS exchange student

August 8 – June 23, 2020
Location Dubuque, Iowa
Event For Families with any age student
Cost Free
Organization AFS USA
Contact Gwen Rudy
Phone (646) 381-3376
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Additional Information
Hosting an exchange student forms real, lasting relationships with a student from abroad. You and your family will learn about a new culture while sharing all about yours.

Adventure Pass

January 1 – December 31, 2019
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For City of Dubuque Residents
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Michael May
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Adult Dubuque city resident library cardholders may reserve one free family pass per year to each of these destinations: National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, Dubuque Figge Art Museum, Davenport Putnam Museum, Davenport Niabi Zoo, Rock Island Quad City Botanical Center, Rock Island

Vet Shadow Day

July 23, 2019
Start Time 1-5 p.m.
Location Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Event For Grades 7-12 (this school year)
Cost $50; Full and Partial Scholarships available
Organization Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Contact Outreach Coordinator
Phone (563) 583-3314
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Additional Information
If you have interest in a career working with animals, then the Dubuque Regional Humane Society (DRHS) Vet Shadow Day is for you.