Audubon Elementary School

Building Blocks to Engineering-School’s Out Day Camps

March 12, 2021
Start Time 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
RSVP By March 5, 2021
Location Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Dubuque County
Event For Grades K-5
Cost $20
Organization Iowa State Extension and Outreach, Dubuque County
Contact Leah Imoehl
Phone (563) 583-6496
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Explore with our NEW, LEGO WeDo 2.0 Robots! Youth will be introduced to basic coding concepts through games, and block-based coding programs. This camp builds problem-solving and creativity skills while having a blast with LEGOS! Each child will be provided with their own Legos and IPAD.

Living Waters – Spring Break Day Camp

March 15, 2021
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By March 5, 2021
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
Cost Members: $200 All Week; $50 Per Day | Non-Members: $240 All Week; $60 Per Day
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
The surface of a lake is still and calm, but dive below and discover a bustling aquatic world. Together we will dip into the ecosystem of lakes both near and far, meet a few lake residents, go fishing, and explore key habitat features. Campers, get ready to live nature’s lake lifestyle!

Coral Rescue Dive – Spring Break Day Camp

March 16, 2021
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m,
RSVP By March 5, 2021
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
Cost Members: $200 All Week; $50 Per Day | Non-Members: $240 All Week; $60 Per Day
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
An underwater rescue mission to save the Florida Reef Tract is underway! Campers are invited to explore the saltwater habitat of coral reefs, discover the creatures that call them home, and learn how our aquarists stationed in Dubuque are protecting Florida’s corals.

Flowing Rivers – Spring Break Day Camp

March 17, 2021
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By March 5, 2021
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
Cost Members: $200 All Week; $50 Per Day | Non-Members: $240 All Week; $60 Per Day
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
From the gentle currents of streams to the raging waters of the Mighty Mississippi, these vessels are home to an abundance of life. Campers will engage in a number of activities and animal observations that will deepen their understanding of our area’s rivers and ecosystems.

The Deep Blue – Spring Break Day Camp

March 18, 2021
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By March 5, 2021
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
Cost Members: $200 All Week; $50 Per Day | Non-Members: $240 All Week; $60 Per Day
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
The depth of the ocean is vast and so is the life within! Campers will journey through our Gulf of Mexico aquariums as we take a closer look at saltwater creatures and their adaptations. This sea voyage will also feature a visit to the stingrays, ocean themed crafts, and games.

Wetland Wonderland – Spring Break Day Camp

March 19, 2021
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By March 5, 2021
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
Cost Members: $200 All Week; $50 Per Day | Non-Members: $240 All Week; $60 Per Day
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9454
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Additional Information
Campers will wade through a lush wetland to explore plant life and creatures that flourish in marshy areas. Through engaging activities, like microscope investigations, we will discover how this habitat depends on its inhabitants to maintain life and even clean its own waters.

Under the Sea- School’s Out Day Camp

March 19, 2021
Start Time 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
RSVP By March 12, 2021
Location Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Dubuque County
Event For Grades K-5
Cost $20
Organization Iowa State Extension and Outreach, Dubuque County
Contact Leah Imoehl
Phone (563) 583-6496
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Additional Information
Do you ever wonder why the ocean is blue or why the ocean is salty? We will learn about the three groups of marine animals that live in the ocean! We will be making a salt creature that you can take home with you!

Dubuque PONY League Baseball Registration

January 1 – March 26, 2021
Location Dubuque
Event For Ages 4-14
Organization Dubuque Pony League Baseball
Contact Chris Sabers
Phone (563) 542-7728
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Additional Information
Registration for the 2021 spring/summer baseball season is now open through March 26. All kids in the tri-state area ages 4-14 are eligible to participate. Visit our website or contact us for more information.

Dubuque Girls Independent League (DGIL)

January 19 – March 31, 2021
Location Online
Event For Girls, Grades K-8
Organization Dubuque Girls Independent League (DGIL)
Contact Jenni Ruffridge
Phone (563) 588-1982
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Additional Information
Online Registration for Summer Softball at DGIL

Babysitting Clinic, Schools Out Day Camps

April 2, 2021
Start Time 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
RSVP By March 26, 2021
Location Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Dubuque County
Event For Grades 4-12
Cost $20
Organization Iowa State Extension and Outreach, Dubuque County
Contact Leah Imoehl
Phone (563) 583-6496
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Additional Information
Be the sitter every parent wants to call! Learn all the responsibilities that go along with babysitting, including safety and first aid. Learn how to plan fun and age appropriate activities for kids, too!

Wild & Crazy Weather – School’s Out Day Camp

April 2, 2021
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By March 26, 2021
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
Cost Members: $50; Non-Members: $60; Wrap-around care: $5
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Blizzards, hurricanes, floods, and more, animals live through all weather. In this program, campers will discover the crazy variations of weather around the world, and how animals adapt to changing conditions. Together, we will build structures strong enough to withstand natural disasters.

Spring Break Kid’s YogArt Camp

March 15 – April 6, 2021
Start Time 9:00 a.m.
Location Challenge to Change, Inc. 3337 Hillcrest Rd UNIT B, Dubuque, IA
Event For Ages 7-14
Cost $60
Organization Challenge to Change, Inc.
Contact Melissa
Phone (563) 451-7034
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Additional Information
Celebrate Spring during a special two-day Kid's YogArt Camp! Students will form new friendships, practice yoga, and create original art as they celebrate our natural world. 2 Day Camp: March 15 & 16th, 9am-1pm *We ask that students bring a water bottle and pack a lunch

Ice Skating Classes

March 2 – April 17, 2021
Start Time 6:30p.m.-7:00p.m.
RSVP By February 28, 2021
Location Mystique Community Ice Center
Event For Grades PreK-8
Cost $80.00
Organization Theisen's Learn to Skate
Contact Rebecca Menzynski
Phone (563) 275-6576
Website dbqskating.org
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Additional Information
Come join us for our winter festival of fun at the Mystique Ice Center. Come watch your skater build confidence, discipline, and courage as they glide through the levels with our professionally accredited Theisen’s Learn to Skate Program. All skaters ages 3 and up are welcome to register.

Kids Take the (Virtual) Stage

March 23 – April 22, 2021
Start Time 4 p.m.
RSVP By March 15, 2021
Location Virtual
Event For Grades K-6
Cost $50-$60
Organization Bell Tower Theater
Contact Miki Robinson
Phone (563) 588-3377
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Additional Information
Kids from Kindergarten through 6th grades can learn and play with the Bell Tower Theater on-line. Due to COVID restrictions the Bell Tower Theater still cannot hold classes in person in the theater, but these unique online classes give kids a chance to get their creative juices flowing.

MOPS Dubuque (Mothers Of Preschoolers)

September 8 – May 5, 2021
Location Hope Church; 11893 John F. Kennedy Road, Dubuque
Event For Mothers with children 0-6 years old
Cost $50 membership fee (scholarships available) and first meeting is FREE to come check out before registering.
Organization Hope Church
Contact Laurie Weinschenk
Phone (563) 556-7724
Additional Information
Bi-Weekly meetings including engaging speakers, crafts, mentorship and mostly a chance to connect with other moms. There are three meeting opportunities for MOPS (in person & virtual options - see website); childcare is available during in person meetings through the Hope Church childcare program.

Free Assistive Technology Consultations For Families

January 22 – May 6, 2021
Location Iowa Reading Research Center 340 Blank Honors Center Iowa City, IA 52242 (Or Online)
Event For Grades K-12
Cost Free
Organization Iowa Reading Research Center
Contact Karah Kluck
Phone (319) 384-2268
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Additional Information
We provide free virtual and in-person assistive technology consultation appointments for Iowa families. During the appointment we will be show different devices, apps, and Chromebook extensions aimed at helping children with their reading and writing tasks. Request an appointment today!

Dubuque Soccer Club – Developmental

April 10 – May 15, 2021
Start Time 8:30 a.m.
RSVP By March 19, 2021
Location Dubuque Soccer Complex
Event For Ages PreK-9
Cost $70
Organization Dubuque Soccer Club
Contact Jason Berna
Phone (563) 580-6363
Additional Information
Our Developmental Program is for players ages 3 to 9 that love the sport of soccer. It is a non-competitive, fun, and inclusive environment intended as an introduction to soccer through short-side focusing on individual player developmental.

Dubuque Bulldogs Lacrosse Registration Open!

February 1 – June 20, 2021
Location Dubuque, IA
Event For Ages 8-18
Cost $125 plus US Lacrosse membership
Organization Dubuque Bulldogs Lacrosse Club
Contact Eric Reeves
Phone (563) 581-1735
Additional Information
Join us for the fun, fast paced game of lacrosse! We offer a developmental U10 program, and competitive U14 and high school teams. Practices start in Mar/Apr as weather permits and season ends Mid-June. Come check us out and fall in love with the sport!

Mentor Dubuque

February 23 – June 30, 2021
Location Dubuque
Event For Grades K-8
Cost Free
Organization Mentor Dubuqe
Contact Annabelle Steffen
Phone (563) 845-0768
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Additional Information
Mentor Dubuque is looking for girls who would like to be matched with a mentor. Mentoring is hanging out with a positive role model and doing fun activities like bowling, crafts, eating ice cream, and much more!

Join Dubuque County 4-H!

February 1 – June 30, 2021
Location Dubuque County
Event For Grades 4-12
Cost Free
Organization Dubuque County 4-H
Contact Sarah Ludwig
Phone (563) 583-6496
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Additional Information
The purpose of the flyer is to promote Dubuque County 4-H! 4-H is for all youth in Dubuque County, grades 4th-12th. K-3rd graders can join 4-H through our Clover Kids program. 4-H is great way for youth to get involved in the community, gain skills they will use throughout their lives, and have fun!

UD for Kids 2021

June 21 – July 16, 2021
Start Time 12:30-4:00 p.m., M-F
RSVP By April 10, 2021
Location University of Dubuque
Event For Grades 1-7
Cost $125.00/week
Organization University of Dubuque
Contact Peggy Driscoll
Phone (563) 542-1455
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Additional Information
UD for Kids is an enrichment opportunity for students in grades 1-7. Students will build reading and math skills while taking courses in the areas of science, math, engineering, visual and performing arts, aviation, and culinary arts.

Summer Camp at Camp Wyoming (Eastern Iowa)

June 20 – July 30, 2021
Location Wyoming, IA
Event For Grades K-12
Organization Camp Wyoming
Contact Stacie Hoppman
Phone (563) 488-3893
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Additional Information
Camp Wyoming is a Christian summer camp located in Eastern Iowa, just one hour from Dubuque. We have camp programs for kids in grades K-12. This is the perfect opportunity to get your kids away from their phones and active this summer.