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Area Residential Care Corporate and Community Games

June 9, 2023
Start Time 4:00 p.m.
Location Port of Dubuque
Event For Students or teachers who are looking to volunteer
Organization Area Residential Care
Contact Eva Schmid
Phone (563) 650-5750
Additional Information
The Corporate and Community Games are on June 9 at the Port of Dubuque (green space next to the Grand Harbor), volunteers are needed from about 4 - 9 p.m. The event is made up of about 25-30 teams of 8-10 people from businesses in the community, they compete in fun and easy team building games. We a

Chess in the Park

June 12, 2023
Start Time 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Location Murphy Park, 1700 S Grandview Ave, Dubuque
Event For Chess players of all ages and skill levels
Cost Free
Organization Dubuque Chess Club
Contact Ben Darr
Phone (563) 231-2742
Additional Information
Come to play chess in the park with the Dubuque Chess Club. Beginners and learners welcome. A free chess lesson and puzzles to solve! Make new friends over the board! Food and soft drinks will be provided.

Summer Camp at Camp Wyoming

June 18 – July 28, 2023
Location 9106 42nd Ave., Wyoming, IA 52362
Event For All school age kids (Grades K-12)
Cost Price is dependent on program. Average cost is $500/week.
Organization Camp Wyoming
Contact Stacie Hoppman
Phone (563) 488-3893
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Additional Information
Summer camp is a great way to get kids outside and active! Not only is it fun (kids experience activities like archery, kayaking, swimming, and more) but it provides great opportunities for emotional, social, physical, and spiritual growth! Register now before spots are gone!

Summer Ice Skating Classes

June 20 – August 15, 2023
Start Time 6:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
RSVP By June 18, 2023
Location Dubuque Ice Arena 1800 Admiral Sheehy Dr, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For All Dubuque Community Schools
Cost $111.00
Organization Dubuque Learn to Skate
Contact Rebecca A Menzynski
Phone (563) 275-6576
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Additional Information
Stay cool with us at the Dubuque Ice Arena! All new and returning skaters ages 3 and up, are invited to register to beat the heat with us as we glide through our 8 week summer skating session.

ChalkFest at the Galena Center for the Arts

June 24, 2023
Start Time 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Location 971 Gear Street, Galena IL
Event For Families of all ages
Cost Free to spectate, $20/team to compete
Organization Galena Center for the Arts
Contact Kathleen Hoeper
Phone (815) 402-3111
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Additional Information
Galena Center for the Arts' parking lot will turn into a giant canvas for their 2023 ChalkFest! This family friendly event brings all together for a day of artistic fun. Plan to bring the family, to chalk or to watch the chalkers in action!

NICC Esports Clinic: Overwatch 2 (Peosta)

June 26, 2023
Start Time 10:30 a.m.
RSVP By June 23, 2023
Location NICC Peosta Campus, 8342 NICC Drive, Peosta, IA 52068
Event For High School Students entering Grades 11 & 12 (Must be 16 years old)
Cost $45
Organization Northeast Iowa Community College
Contact Ezra Hershberger
Phone (844) 642-2338
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Additional Information
Grow Your Gaming Potential! Northeast Iowa Community College Esports Coach and players will analyze your gameplay and provide one-on-one assistance and coaching. The clinic will focus on improving individual play to help you climb the ranks!

Summer Teen Nights

June 12 – July 27, 2023
Start Time 4:30-7:30 p.m.
Location Multicultural Family Center (1157 Central Ave, Dubuque IA 52001)
Event For Intended audience is all students entering grades 6th-12th in the upcoming school year
Organization Multicultural Family Center
Contact Courtney Podczerwinski
Phone (563) 580-6947
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Additional Information
If you are entering 6th-12th grade in the upcoming school year, join us for nights of fun, games, field trips, guest speakers, and activities. Teen Nights will take place every Monday- Thursday from 4:30-7:30pm starting June 12, 2023! Free Dinner provided daily, and no registration is required!

Paid Survey: Dubuque Youth and Family Resilience Project

April 3 – August 1, 2023
Location Online
Event For Biological or adoptive parents of children K-12
Cost Paid Survey
Organization Dubuque Youth and Family Resilience Project
Contact Jaimie O'Gara
Phone (402) 953-7012
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Additional Information
The Dubuque Youth and Family Resilience Project (DYFRP) is an online survey study designed to understand how COVID-19 and other adversities impact families and youth in the Dubuque area.

Summer Camp Programs at Camp Ewalu

June 11 – August 11, 2023
Location Camp Ewalu, 37776 Alpha Ave., Strawberry Point, IA 52076
Event For Elementary and middle school students
Cost Varies by program; financial assistance available
Organization Ewalu Camp & Retreat Center
Contact Steph Boeding
Phone (515) 205-2853
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Additional Information
REGISTER NOW for summer camp at Ewalu Camp & Retreat Center! Programs for grades 1-12 & special needs As a Lutheran-Christian outdoor ministry, Ewalu offers a variety of programs all summer for youth, guided by trained counselors. No child is turned away for reasons of financial need.

Summer Reading at Carnegie-Stout Public Library!!!

June 5 – August 12, 2023
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For All ages
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Services
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
The Carnegie-Stout Public Library Summer Reading Program is here! This year's theme is Find Your Voice @ the Library. Earn prizes for reading and have fun attending a variety of programs for all ages. Kids ages 0-17 can sign up online or at the Children's Help Desk beginning June 5.

TCG League (Trading Card Game)

May 17 – August 16, 2023
Start Time 5:30 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Ages 10-17
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Haidee Cardoso
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
TCG League is a way for more advanced Pokémon and Yu-Gi-Oh! players to get together and have fun. Using your own cards, learn game basics and get the feel for competitive play before beginning to compete in tournaments.

Hawki Insurance for Children (Healthy and Well Kids of Iowa)

May 3, 2023
Location 660 Iowa St Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Parents of children age 0-18
Organization Dubuque Visiting Nurse Association
Contact Cristee Miner
Phone (563) 590-0680
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Additional Information
Hawki offers free or low-cost health insurance for kids and teens. Many working families qualify. Give your children every opportunity to succeed!

Teen Advisory Board

May 30 – August 29, 2023
Start Time 4 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Ages 13-18
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Haidee Cardoso
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
The Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a way for teens to: - Have a voice at the library - Participate with other teens - Help others in the community

Miracle League of Dubuque

April 15 – October 14, 2023
Start Time 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Location Miracle League field at Veterans Park Dubuque
Event For Grade school through high school students
Cost Free
Organization Miracle League of Dubuque
Contact Janna Beau
Phone (563) 589-4315
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Additional Information
Baseball games

One Card – Public Library Student Access Program

May 1, 2023
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library and Dubuque County Library District
Event For Grades 6-12
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Serviced
Phone (563) 589-4225
View Flyer
Additional Information
Students in grades 6-12 are now able to use their Student ID card as their library card to check out print materials in person and access a variety of digital materials online.