Bryant Elementary School

Kinder-Kamp Summer Camp – National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

June 17 – June 21, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.- noon; 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By May 31, 2019
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Children entering Kindergarten in the Fall of 2019
Cost $90/member - $120/non-members
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Our Kinder-Kamp program offers exciting topics each day! We’ll play in our seasonal exhibit Once Upon A Time…Exploring the World of Fairy Tales, explore nature, meet live animals, and make crafts to take home. This is a half-day program with morning and afternoon sessions available.

Aviation Night

June 3, 2019
Start Time 6 p.m.
Location Loras College - Hennessy Hall 250
Event For Grades K-5
Cost $5
Organization Northeast Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America
Contact Melissa Neuhaus
Phone (563) 556-4343
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Additional Information
Take part in exciting activities with an aviation theme! Large Scale Model Plane / Drone Demonstrations, Paper Airplane Experiments, Balloon Powered Boat, Plastic Bottle Rockets

Train Like A Ninja

June 11 – June 13, 2019
Start Time 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By June 3, 2019
Location Prescott Elementary - Neighborhood Resource Center
Event For Girls, grades 5-7
Cost $42/Dubuque Residents, $50/non-Dubuque residents (Financial Assistance available)
Organization Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa & Western Illinois
Contact Robin Summers
Phone (319) 504-5349
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Additional Information
Girls will tackle challenges, solve problems, and work together to become ninja warriors! They will spend time learning how to prep their bodies for extreme sports through healthy eating habits and yoga before creating their own ninja course. Includes personalized attire to take home!

Nailed It or Failed It!

June 11 – June 13, 2019
Start Time 9:00am - 12pm
RSVP By June 3, 2019
Location Prescott Elementary - Neighborhood Resource Center
Event For Girls in Grades 3-4
Cost $42 Dubuque Residents, $50 non-Dubuque residents (Financial Assistance available)
Organization Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa & Western Illinois
Contact Robin Summers
Phone (319) 504-5349
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Additional Information
Each day brings a new nailed it or failed it challenge. Girls will test their baking and decorating skills, arts and craft skills, and complete a team challenge! Girls will bring home their own baking supplies such as measuring cups and spoons, a mixing bowl and more to continue growing skills.

Dubuque Symphony Orchestra Color of Music Art Contest

May 16 – June 5, 2019
RSVP By June 5, 2019
Location 2728 Asbury Rd, Lower Level Atrium Building
Event For Grades K-12
Cost Free
Organization Dubuque Symphony Orchestra
Contact Kathleen Hoeper
Phone (563) 557-1677
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Additional Information
Entrants are invited to create an original piece of art inspired by a visit to the symphony or a favorite piece of classical music. Winning art will be featured in the DSO/DSYE’s 2019/20 season calendar, and winning artists will receive a pair of tickets to a DSO concert at Five Flags

Art in the Park

June 6, 2019
Start Time 6-7 p.m.
RSVP By June 6, 2019
Location Flora Park Pavilion, 2605 Pennsylvania Avenue, Dubuque
Event For Girls in grades PreK-3
Cost Free
Organization Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois
Contact Barb Smith
Phone (800) 798-0833
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Additional Information
Girl Scouts invites all girls, whether you are a current member or interested in getting started, to Art in the Park. Come and explore the outdoors, discover plants and animals found in nature and create a fantastic piece of art to take home.

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.

City of Asbury Summer Youth Programs

June 10 – July 19, 2019
Start Time 9:30 AM
RSVP By June 7, 2019
Location Asbury Park - 5499 Asbury Road
Event For Ages 5-12
Cost $30-98
Organization City of Asbury
Contact Kayla Morrison
Phone (563) 556-7106
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Additional Information
Our most popular summer program focuses on a wide range of activities for children ages 5-12. Kids will be grouped based on age. Activities include games, crafts, sports, field trips, days of learning at the library, and lots of fun! We will meet at Asbury Park from 9:30 am-12:00 pm on M/W/F.

Once Upon A Time (Session 1) Summer Camp – National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

June 24 – June 28, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon; 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By June 7, 2019
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 1-2 in Fall of 2019
Cost Half Day $100 (Members)/$125 (Non-Members) - Full Day $180 (Members)/$225 (Non-Members)
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Join us for a week of magic as we explore the world of fairy tales! We’ll learn about our favorite fairy tales, bring our favorite characters to life, and create our own stories. Last day of this camp will take place at Mines of Spain! Full or half-day sessions available.

Museum VIP Summer Camp – National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

June 24 – June 28, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon; 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By June 7, 2019
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 3-5 in Fall of 2019
Cost Half Day $100 (Members)/$125 (Non-Members) - Full Day $180 (Members)/$225 (Non-Members)
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Peek behind the scenes and discover what it takes to run a museum and aquarium! After working with different departments to see what they do, we’ll apply what we’ve learned to design our own museum or aquarium. Last day of this camp will take place at Mines of Spain! Full or half-day sessions

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

Ice Skating Classes

June 11 – July 23, 2019
Start Time 6:30 p.m.
RSVP By June 7, 2019
Location Mystique Ice Center, 1800 Admiral Sheehy Drive, Dubuque
Event For Grades PreK-8
Cost $80
Organization Dubuque Skating Academy
Contact Tammy Remakel Ryan
Phone (563) 275-6576
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Additional Information
Group ice skating class for ages 3 and up.

Summer Wildlife Camps

June 10 – June 14, 2019
Location Mines of Spain State Park
Event For Grades 3-7
Cost $150
Organization University of Iowa
Contact Megan McHale
Phone (630) 386-3377
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Additional Information
Camps are designed to engage campers in five days of learning about state park and its natural environments. Our goals for campers include: Awareness of the natural world and wildlife in our state parks, nurturing an appreciation for wildlife and natural ecosystems, and inspiring action for land

Carnegie-Stout Public Library Summer Reading Calendar

June 10 – August 9, 2019
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library, 360 W. 11th Street
Event For Birth through age 18
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Danielle Day
Phone (563) 589-4138
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Additional Information
Calendar of Event from the Carnegie-Stout Public Library with information about the Summer Reading Program

Summer music lessons

June 10 – August 10, 2019
Start Time By appointment
RSVP By June 10, 2019
Location Northeast Iowa School of Music, 2728 Asbury Rd, Suite 200, Dubuque
Event For Ages 6 through adult
Cost $25 per 30-minute lesson
Organization Northeast Iowa School of Music
Contact Jill Scheirer
Phone (563) 690-0151
Website www.nisom.com
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Additional Information
Northeast Iowa School of Music is taking registrations for the summer 2019 session of private lessons! We offer lessons in piano, voice, band and orchestra instruments, guitar and ukulele!

Fast Kidz

June 11 – July 18, 2019
Start Time 8-9 a.m.
Location Flora Park and Wahlert Track
Event For Incoming students in grades 4-8
Cost $30 for 1st session; $25 for 2nd session
Organization Fast Kidz
Contact Tracy Demerath
Phone (563) 231-1842
Additional Information
Offering two session: 1st session June 11-27 $30.00 2nd session July 2-18 $25. No class on July 4th

Vet Camp

June 11 – August 13, 2019
Start Time 1-5 p.m.
Location Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Event For Grades 5-7 (this school year)
Cost $50; Full and Partial Scholarships available
Organization Dubuque Regional Humane Soc.
Contact Outreach Coordinator
Phone (563) 583-3314
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Additional Information
If you have interest in a career working with animals, choose to attend one of our Vet Camps offered this summer! Vet Camp is an exciting, hands-on learning program aimed towards middle school students interested in digging into the down and dirty of veterinary medicine.

Kids & Critters Camp

June 12 – August 9, 2019
Start Time Varies
Location Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Event For Grades K-5 (this school year)
Cost Weeklong Camp= $150, Day Camp= $35; Full and Partial Scholarships available
Organization Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Contact Kelsey Schmidt
Phone (563) 583-3314
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Additional Information
The Dubuque Regional Humane Society (DRHS) offers both day and week-long Kids & Critters camps that provide a wonderful opportunity for children to learn about positive animal interactions and participate in character building activities during their summer break.

Grandview Gallop 4 mile and 1 mile run/walk

June 15 – June 15, 2019
Start Time 7:30 a.m.
RSVP By June 14, 2019
Location Murphy Park, Grandview Ave., Dubuque
Event For All ages
Cost $20
Organization Grandview Gallop, Inc.
Contact Greg Hermiston
Phone (563) 599-5198
Additional Information
The Grandview Gallop is a 4 mile and 1 mile run/walk beginning at Murphy Park. The event includes a High School Challenge based on the number of participants. The Youth 1 mile race begins at 7:30 a.m. All participants receive a t-shirt and access to the Race Expo.

Two by Two Character Camp

June 17 – June 21, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon
Location Two by Two Character Development, 470 W 4th Street, Dubuque
Event For Ages 6-10
Cost $85/child (includes daily snacks, stuffed eagle with carrier, character book, and Two by Two tote)
Organization Two by Two Character Development
Contact Chelsea Pell
Phone (563) 513-0059
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Additional Information
Join Two by Two this summer for an exciting week of activities, field trips, and friendship building! Campers will receive a stuffed eagle with carrier, keepsake character book, and Two by Two tote, plus experience literature, art, and outdoor activities.

Mythical Creatures Summer Camp – National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

July 8 – July 12, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon; 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By June 28, 2019
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 1-5 Fall of 2019
Cost Half Day $100 (Members)/$125 (Non-Members) - Full Day $180 (Members)/$225 (Non-Members)
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
What’s your favorite mythical creature? We’ll uncover the stories behind these popular beings and make connections between them and their real-world inspirations. Last day of this camp will take place at Mines of Spain! Full or half-day sessions available.

Ram Charger Wrestling Camp

July 8 – July 11, 2019
Start Time 9-11:30 a.m.
RSVP By June 28, 2019
Location Senior High School Lower Gym/ Wrestling Room
Event For Grades PreK-12
Cost $60
Organization Senior Wrestling
Contact Joe Connolly
Phone (563) 543-7110
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Additional Information
This camp is designed to provide technical help in all aspects of wrestling:

Ham Site & Point Experience Summer Camp – National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

July 15 – July 19, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon; 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By July 1, 2019
Location Mathias Ham Historic Site
Event For Entering Grades 1-5 Fall of 2019
Cost Half Day $100 (Members)/$125 (Non-Members) - Full Day $180 (Members)/$225 (Non-Members)
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Return to the days of yore at the Mathias Ham Historic Site! We’ll bring history to life as we experience what Dubuque was like for the people who settled here many years ago. Plus, enjoy excursions to other destinations in the Eagle Point Neighborhood. Full or half-day sessions available.

Hempstead Youth Boys Basketball Camp

July 1 – July 3, 2019
Start Time 9:15-11:30 a.m.
RSVP By July 1, 2019
Location Hempstead High School, Moody Gym
Event For Grades 2-5
Cost $50
Organization Mustang Boys Basketball
Contact Curt Deutsch
Phone (563) 663-1393
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Additional Information
This camp is for all boys entering grades 3-7 who are interested in playing and learning more about the game of basketball. The Mustang Boys Basketball Coaching staff as well as varsity basketball players will run the camp. Essential Mustang basketball drills and fundamentals will be part of the camp.

NICC Kids on Campus

July 15 – July 19, 2019
Start Time 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
RSVP By July 5, 2019
Location NICC Peosta Campus
Event For Grades 1-6
Cost $225
Organization Northeast Iowa Community College
Contact Krista Weitz
Phone (563) 557-8271
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Additional Information
Your kids won't stop talking about the fun classes and crazy experiments they will participate in during this week-long camp. Classes introduce kids to new ideas and concepts in a fun and interactive way.

Two by Two Character Camp

July 8 – July 12, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon
Location Two by Two Character Development; 470 W 4th Street, Dubuque
Event For Ages 6-10
Cost $85/child (includes daily snacks, stuffed eagle with carrier, character book, and Two by Two tote)
Organization Two by Two Character Developme
Contact Chelsea Pell
Phone (563) 513-0059
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Additional Information
Join Two by Two this summer for an exciting week of activities, field trips, and friendship building! Campers will receive a stuffed eagle with carrier, keepsake character book, and Two by Two tote, plus experience literature, art, and outdoor activities.

Inside Out Summer Camp – National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

July 22 – July 26, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon; 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By July 8, 2019
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 1-5 Fall of 2019
Cost Half Day $100 (Members)/$125 (Non-Members) - Full Day $180 (Members)/$225 (Non-Members)
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
Additional Information
Turn the world inside out! We’ll investigate the inner workings of plants, animals, boats, and more with hands-on activities and exploration. Third through fifth graders will get to participate in dissecting their own plants and a fish. Last day of this camp will take place at Mines of Spain!

Mission: Robotics Summer Camp – National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

July 29 – August 2, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon; 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By July 15, 2019
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 3-5 in Fall of 2019
Cost Half Day $100 (Members)/$125 (Non-Members) - Full Day $180 (Members)/$225 (Non-Members)
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Tackle a variety of exciting “mission briefs” in this camp that’s all about robotics! After learning how to design, build, and program LEGO® robots, we’ll work in teams to solve increasingly complex problems throughout the week. Last day of this camp at Mines of Spain! Full or half day sessions.

Once Upon a Time (Session 2) Summer Camp – National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium

July 29 – August 2, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-noon; 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By July 15, 2019
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 1-2 Fall of 2019
Cost Half Day $100 (Members)/$125 (Non-Members) - Full Day $180 (Members)/$225 (Non-Members)
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Join us for a week of magic as we explore the world of fairy tales! We’ll learn about our favorite fairy tales, bring our favorite characters to life, and create our own stories. Last day of this camp will take place at Mines of Spain! Full or half-day sessions available.

2019 Senior Youth Football Camp and Middle School Academy

July 22 – July 24, 2019
Start Time 8 a.m.
RSVP By July 19, 2019
Location Dalzell Field
Event For Grades K-8
Cost $50
Organization Senior Football
Contact Dale Ploessl
Phone (563) 552-5750
Additional Information
Youth football camp and middle school football camp.

Senior Track Camp

July 29 – August 1, 2019
Start Time 8-9:30 a.m.
RSVP By July 26, 2019
Location Dalzell Field
Event For Students entering grades 4-8
Cost $30
Organization Dubuque Senior Track and Field
Contact Tracy Demerath
Phone (563) 231-1842
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Additional Information
The following areas will be covered during camp: *shot put *discus *long jump *high jump *hurdles *sprints (100-400m) *distance (800 m and above)

Loras Girls Basketball Skills Camp

July 29 – August 1, 2019
Start Time 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
RSVP By July 26, 2019
Location Loras College Athletic and Wellness Center
Event For Girls grades 3-8
Cost $130
Organization Loras College
Contact Justin Heinzen
Phone (563) 588-7947
Additional Information
Camp focuses on team building and the basic fundamentals of basketball. Each camper will have the opportunity to improve on her individual skills, both offensively and defensively, work with ball handling, passing, shooting, rebounding, and 5-on-5 game play. Lunch provided as well as a t-shirt.

Capri Camp

August 5 – August 9, 2019
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By July 29, 2019
Location Capri College, 395 Main Street
Event For Grades 3-7
Cost $160
Organization Capri College
Contact Meggan Dobson
Phone (563) 588-2379
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Additional Information
This camp encourages self esteem, self recognition, and promotes personal growth. This camp provides education on exercise, skin care, hair care, fashion, and communication, Students will learn about nail care, personal hygiene, facials, and so much more!

Loras College Skills Camp

August 5 – August 8, 2019
Start Time 11:30 a.m.
Location Loras College
Event For Boys and Girls, Grades K-2
Cost $109
Organization Loras College Men's Basketball
Contact Chris Martin
Phone (563) 588-7738
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Additional Information
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