Eisenhower Elementary School

Telehealth Powerful Tools for Caregivers of Children with Special Health and Behavioral Needs

February 2 – March 9, 2023
Start Time 9:30 a.m.
RSVP By January 31, 2023
Location Virtual via Zoom
Event For Family caregivers of children with special health and behavioral needs
Cost $40 - Financial scholarships available upon request
Organization Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Contact Malisa Rader
Phone (515) 708-0622
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Additional Information
Are you a caregiver of a child with special health and behavioral needs looking for some educational tools to help you in your caregiving role? PTC is designed to provide you with the tools to take care of yourself while caring for any age child with special health or behavioral needs.

Winter Reading Bingo Challenge

January 2 – January 31, 2023
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52002
Event For Ages 0-17
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Danielle Day
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Experience all the feels this winter! Use the attached bingo card to check off completed reading goals and activities. Once you get five in a row, bring your sheet into the library to pick out a free book! Each additional completed bingo earns an entry into the grand prize drawing.

Public Meeting for the Dubuque Regional Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan

January 31, 2023
Start Time 5:30 PM
Location Prescott Elementary School, 151 White St
Event For Students and parents who have thoughts about how to improve walking and biking in Dubuque.
Cost Free
Organization ECIA - East Central Intergovernmental Association
Contact Dan Fox
Phone (563) 556-4166
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Additional Information
ECIA needs input from members of the community to identify bicycle and pedestrian issues and how they should be addressed.

Toddler + Me Yoga Series

January 7, 2023
Start Time 10:00-10:45 a.m.
Location Challenge to Change, Inc. 3337 Hillcrest Road Dubuque, Iowa
Event For Preschool and Kindergarten
Cost $40. per series (each series is 4 weeks)
Organization Challenge to Change, Inc.
Contact Rachel Harwood
Phone (563) 451-7034
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Additional Information
This fun and creative class introduces toddlers to yoga through animated poses, books, music, crafts, and games. Little yogis will enhance fine motor skills, develop coordination, and practice self-calming techniques through breathing exercises.

Dubuque Branch NAACP Tribute Display

January 17 – February 5, 2023
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For All Students
Cost Free
Organization Dubuque Branch NAACP
Contact R.R.S. Stewart & Karmella Sellers
Phone (612) 501-9747
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Additional Information
A display of MLK Legacy student projects, sponsored by Dubuque Branch of NAACP, is available for viewing in the Children's Department at Carnegie Stout Public Library until Feb. 5th. The link for watching the ceremony where the students were recognized Sunday January 15 is https://youtu.be/DH2Yq78gLj8

Dubuque Symphony Orchestra “Birds Fly, We Dance” BOGO

February 4 – February 5, 2023
Start Time 7:30 p.m.
Location Five Flags Theater
Event For all ages,
Cost tickets as low as $20
Organization Dubuque Symphony Orchestra
Contact Kathleen Hoeper
Phone (563) 557-1677
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Feb 4 @7:30 pm & Feb. 5 @ 2 pm Thrill your senses with the rhythms and sounds of Latin-America! This program covers a wide range of styles including music by Brazilian, Argentinian, Mexican and American composers. Members of the Youth Orchestra join the DSO onstage for the finale!

Kids LOVE Workshop

February 10, 2023
Start Time 5:30-7:30 p.m.
RSVP By February 8, 2023
Location Challenge to Change, Inc. 3337 Hillcrest Road
Event For ages 6-12
Cost $30.
Organization Challenge to Change Inc.
Contact Rachel Harwood
Phone (563) 451-7034
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Additional Information
Kids LOVE Workshop We're excited to share our Kids LOVE Workshop, where children will explore yoga and mindfulness practices while creating Valentine-themed crafts for themselves and others! This is a time for caregivers to just be while our youthful yogis get into the holiday spirit! Come o

Homeschool Days – River Museum

February 9, 2023
Start Time 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For All Grade Levels
Cost $9.95 per person
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Homeschool Days will take place at the River Museum on the second Thursdays in October, November, December, January, and February. Homeschool families can enjoy the River Museum at their own pace for just $9.95 per person. Experience the daily activities - no registration required.

National Girls & Women in Sports Day

February 11, 2023
Start Time Registration: 10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.| Clinic: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.| Lunch & Autograph Signing: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.| WBB Game vs. Simpson College 2:00 p.m.
RSVP By February 9, 2023
Location University of Dubuque
Event For Girls Grade: K - 8th
Cost $25
Organization The University of Dubuque Athletic Department
Contact Megan Wilson
Phone (563) 589-3361
Additional Information
The University of Dubuque Athletic department would like to present you with the opportunity to take part in the 37th annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day. It is our hope to get young girls interested in a variety of sports and to be able to give them an opportunity to learn.

DSHS Color Guard Spring Show Day-camp

February 19, 2023
Start Time 12:00 pm
RSVP By February 11, 2023
Location Dubuque Senior High School
Event For Pre-K - 8th
Cost $30
Organization Dubuque Senior High School Color Guard
Contact Anna Barry
Phone (563) 552-4633
Additional Information
Campers will learn a dance piece from the team members of the Dubuque Senior Color Guard. Middle Schoolers will learn a flag routine! They will also get to play some fun games and complete team building activities. Students will then get to perform at Spring Show which starts at 3:00pm.

Sherrill Athletic Club Sign Up – Baseball/Softball

January 16, 2023
Start Time 6PM
Location The Barn (Sherrill, Iowa)
Event For Elementary, Middle, High School (Up until Junior Year)
Cost Free
Organization Sherrill Athletic Club
Contact Sarah Schiesl
Phone (563) 580-1060
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Additional Information
Sherrill Athletic Club Baseball, Softball, Co-Ed Tball, & Babe Ruth sign up. Monday, January 16th 6pm-8pm

Opposite Day – School’s Out Day Camp

February 3, 2023
Start Time 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
RSVP By February 17, 2023
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K - 5th
Cost Members: $50 | Non-Members: $60; Save by purchasing all sessions!
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
This camp is all about opposites! We’ll participate in activities that span a gamut of extremes from light to dark, hot to cold, big to small, and many more.

Under the Sea – School’s Out Day Camp

February 24, 2023
Start Time 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
RSVP By February 17, 2023
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5th
Cost Members: $50 | Non-Members: $60; Save by purchasing all sessions!
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Come visit some of our favorite fish friends as we dive beneath the surface to investigate life in the river and the sea. Meet the stingrays in our touch pools, watch some finicky feeders at mealtime, and make your own fish prints. You deFINitely won’t want to miss it!

DGIL Summer League Softball

January 5 – February 28, 2023
Location online
Event For Girls in pre-k through 8th grades
Organization DGIL
Contact Christine McAllister
Phone (563) 451-7289
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Additional Information
Registration for Summer League Softball at DGIL can be completed at www.dgilsoftall.com.

Ice Skating Classes

March 4 – April 18, 2023
Start Time 8:30 a.m.
RSVP By March 2, 2023
Location Dubuque Ice Arena 1800 Admiral Sheehy Drive Dubuque, Iowa 52001
Event For Preschool-8th Grade
Cost $83.00
Organization Dubuque Learn to Skate
Contact Rebecca A Menzynski
Phone (563) 275-6576
Website dbqskating.org
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Additional Information
Join the Dubuque Learn to Skate program for our next six-week session of winter ice skating classes at the Dubuque ice arena. Come watch your skater build confidence, discipline, and courage as they glide through the levels with our professionally accredited Dubuque Learn to Skate program. All new a

Kids Spring YogArt Camp

March 14 – March 15, 2023
Start Time 10:30a.m.-2:30p.m.
RSVP By March 13, 2023
Location Challenge to Change, Inc. 3337 Hillcrest
Event For Elementary school ages 7-12
Cost $70.
Organization Challenge to Change, Inc.
Contact Rachel Harwood
Phone (563) 451-7034
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Additional Information
oin us for two fun days of yoga and art over spring break! Our YogART program combines the creative, calming practices of yoga and art into one amazing event. At camp, children will breathe, stretch, and imagine as they receive instruction in yoga and mindful art. This is a two-day camp.

Dubuque PONY League Baseball Registration

January 30 – March 19, 2023
Location Dubuque
Event For All children ages 4 through 14
Cost $80-$130 (based on age division)
Organization Dubuque PONY League Baseball
Contact Dan Stinemates
Phone (563) 663-3959
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Additional Information
Registration for the 2023 spring/summer baseball season is now open through March 19. All kids in the tri-state area ages 4-14 are eligible to participate. Visit our website or contact us for more information.

Junior Achievement Classroom Volunteers

January 25, 2023
Location Dubuque Community School District Elementary Schools
Event For Elementary Volunteers
Organization Junior Achievement
Contact Kelsey Bruce
Phone (309) 277-3907
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Additional Information
For a time investment of just five 45 minute sessions, you will share your personal and professional experiences and skills with students.. By being a JA volunteer, you help them make the connection between what they are learning in school and what they will need to succeed in work and life.

Over the Rainbow – School’s Out Day Camp

April 7, 2023
Start Time 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
RSVP By March 31, 2023
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K - 5th
Cost Members: $50 | Non-Members: $60; Save by purchasing all sessions!
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
What’s your favorite color? Join us to explore the vibrant world of nature, discover how rainbows are made, and conduct colorful experiments.

Pokémon Club

January 4 – April 5, 2023
Start Time 5:30 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Ages 6-12
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Emily Bartley
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Hang out with other trainers at Pokémon Club! We'll Read, Trade, Learn, Create, and Play all things Pokémon. Registration Recommended.

LEGO Challenge

January 21 – April 15, 2023
Start Time 10 a.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52002
Event For Ages 4-12
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Services
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Calling all LEGO fans! Come to the library to build, create, and have fun. The library provides the LEGO you you provide the know-how! Donations of LEGO are appreciated.

Family Book Bingo

January 21 – April 15, 2023
Start Time 2 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52002
Event For Families
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Services
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Grab your family and try your luck at book bingo! We have great hardcover and paperback book prizes for kids.

Let’s Play Roblox

January 9 – April 17, 2023
Start Time 5:30 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Ages 10-15
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Haidee Cardoso
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Each month, participants will play a different game. Play with other Roblox enthusiasts and tackle fun challenges together. If you have never played Roblox before, you will need to have your parent/guardian set up your account before the program.

Kids Yoga and Mindfulness Classes, Workshops, and Camps

January 11 – May 17, 2023
Location Challenge to Change, Inc. 3337 Hillcrest Road, Dubuque, Iowa
Event For Elementary School
Cost Prices for series and camps range from $30- $70.
Organization Challenge to Change, Inc.
Contact Rachel Harwood
Phone (563) 451-7034
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Additional Information
Kids 4 Week Series-During this weekly class, yogis will explore the practices of yoga + mindfulness + arts/crafts Series take place on Jan 11- Feb 1, March 22- April 12, & April 26- May 17. We are also offering a Kids Valentines Yoga and Art Workshop on Friday, Feb 10th & a Spring break 2 day camp

Beginning Chapters Book Club

January 18 – April 19, 2023
Start Time 4 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Ages 7-9
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Lora LoBianco
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Do you like Magic Tree House, Junie B. Jones and Nate the Great books? If so, this book club is for you. 1st through 3rd graders will have a discussion, then participate in an enjoyable activity or craft. Register in-person and pick up your book at the Children's Help Desk.

Pokémon League

January 18 – April 19, 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 Emily Bartley
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Pokémon League is a way for more advanced trainers to get together and have some fun! Using your own cards and Pokémon video games, you can learn game basics and get the feel for Pokémon competitive play. Registration is recommended.

University of Dubuque Heritage Center’s 2022-23 Family Series

December 5 – April 22, 2023
Location University of Dubuque Heritage Center, 2255 Bennett St, Dubuque, IA
Event For PK-8th grade
Organization University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Contact Korissa Clark
Phone (563) 589-3325
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Additional Information
Heritage Center presents professional touring productions of family theatre shows: A Christmas Carol, The Magic of Bill Blagg LIVE, Paddington Gets in a Jam, The Adventures of Tortoise & the Hare, and The Wizard of Oz. Children ages 9+ can audition to be in The Wizard of Oz.

Brainfuse – Free Online Tutoring

September 1 – May 31, 2023
Location Online
Event For K-12 and Adults
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Services
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Online homework help, test prep, paper reviews, and live tutoring sessions are available with Brainfuse HelpNow. Access these resources from anywhere with your Dubuque resident library card or at the library.

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 YogArt Camps

June 19 – August 3, 2023
Start Time 10:30am-2:30p.m.
Location Challenge to Change, Inc. 3337 Hillcrest Road, Dubuque, Iowa
Event For Dubuque community elementary schools
Cost $140. for 4 day camp
Organization Challenge to Change, Inc.
Contact Rachel Harwood
Phone (563) 451-7034
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Additional Information
Join us for a fun week of yoga and art! Our YogART program combines the creative, calming practices of yoga and art into one amazing event. At camp, children will breathe, stretch, and imagine as they receive instruction in yoga and mindful art This year 2 different camps!

Summer Mini YogArt Camps (Ages 3-6)

June 23 – August 11, 2023
Start Time 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Location Challenge to Change, Inc. 3337 Hillcrest Road, Dubuque, Iowa
Event For PreK- Kindergarten (ages 3-6
Cost $40. per yogi
Organization Challenge to Change, Inc.
Contact Rachel Harwood
Phone (563) 451-7034
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Additional Information
Our YogART program for minis combines the creative, calming practices of yoga and art. Children will breathe, stretch, and imagine as they receive instruction in yoga and mindful art. Join us for one or all three! Children must be potty-trained and able to attend without a caregiver present