Alta Vista Campus

Roll & Sole-A-Thon

May 4 – May 4, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m. group, 11 a.m. bike & walk
RSVP By April 20, 2019
Location Mystique Community Ice Center
Event For All ages
Cost $20/adult, $10/children 12 and under
Organization ARK Advocates
Contact ARK Advocates
Phone (563) 556-1785
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Additional Information
You are the one who can help unlock the doors to reaching more individuals with disabilities in the Dubuque community. Walk or ride a bike and build a team to support ARK Advocates.

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.

Rising Star Theatre Company Auditions for Newsies and Godspell

April 26 – April 27, 2019
Start Time 4-6 p.m.; 9 a.m.-noon; and 1-4 p.m.
Location Washington Middle School
Event For Grades 8-12
Cost Free
Organization Rising Star Theatre Company
Contact Nick Halder
Phone (563) 231-0110
Additional Information
RSTC is holding auditions for Newsies and Godspell. High school and older students and one middle school boy approx. 5th-8th grade for Newsies. Please prepare a song selection of your choice. An accompanist will be provided. Callbacks if needed will be on Sunday, April 28 at a time that is TBA.

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.

Free Summer Musical Program: Auditions for the Wind in the Willows

May 17 – May 18, 2019
Start Time 3-7 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. Saturday
Location Bell Tower Theater, 2728 Asbury Rd, Dubuque
Event For Ages 7-18
Cost Free
Organization Bell Tower Theater
Contact Miki Robinson
Phone (563) 588-3377
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Additional Information
Auditions and grew sign up for The Wind in the Willows. Program begins May 29 and shows are July 11 to 21. Kids ages 7 to 16 Can audition to be part of the cast and kids ages 7 to 18 can sign up to be part of a crew. Go to for more details.

ARK Advocates Award Banquet

May 21 – May 21, 2019
Start Time 6 p.m.
RSVP By May 18, 2019
Location 3342 John Wesley Drive, Dubuque
Event For Everyone is welcome!
Cost $9 per plate
Organization ARK Advocates
Contact ARK Advocates
Phone (563) 556-1785
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Additional Information
ARK Advocates "Come See Our Shining Stars" dinner and award banquet. Do you know someone what has made a difference in the life of someone who has a disability? If so nominate them today on the website or see attached nomination form.

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

2019 Boys’ Summer Basketball Camp and Summer League

June 11 – June 14, 2019
Start Time 9-11 a.m. and 1-3 p.m.
Location Roosevelt Middle School
Event For Grades 3-9 (2019-20)
Cost Camp $60, League $50
Organization Dubuque Senior Boys Basketball
Contact Wendell Eimers
Phone (563) 690-0329
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Additional Information
Dubuque Senior Summer Camp Grades 3-7 (2019-20) 9:00-11:00. Grades 8-9 (2019-20) 1:00-3:00 Dubuque Senior Summer League Grades 3-9 (2019-20) 8:45-10:45

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.