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Beginning Chapters Book Club

September 29, 2021
Start Time 4 p.m.
Location Carnegie Stout Public Library, 360 W. 11th St. Dubuque, IA 52002
Event For Ages 6-9
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Emily Bartley
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Calling all young chapter book readers! Join us each month to read a new chapter book, meet up for a fun discussion, and do cool activities together. Please register and pick up your free book at the Children's Help Desk.

Grab and Go Activity Kits

September 1 – September 30, 2021
Location Carnegie Stout Public Library, 360 W 11th St. Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For All Ages
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Emily Bartley
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Grab & Go bags are ready for pick up on the first of every month at the Children's Help Desk. Available while supplies last. No registration required. AGES 2 TO 6 - Paper Roll Binoculars 7 TO 12 - Paper Plate Marble Maze 13 TO 17 - Cottagecore Keychains

Books Unite Us

September 1 – September 30, 2021
Location Carnegie Stout Public Library, 360 W 11th St. Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For All Ages
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Emily Bartley
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Every time you come to the Carnegie Stout Public Library during the month of Sept., stop by the Children’s Desk to get a paper doll and decorate it as one of your favorite book characters. They will be displayed behind the help desk throughout the month. Watch as our love of reading unites us.

Scouts BSA Troop for Girls Interest Night

October 5, 2021
Start Time 7 p.m.
Location St. Joseph the Worker; Martin Hall
Event For Grades 6-12
Cost Free
Organization Boy Scouts of America Northeast Iowa Council
Contact Sarah Brimeyer
Phone (779) 348-6282
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Scouts BSA Troop for girls ages 11-17 year old is forming now. Scouts get to adventures like kayaking, climbing, hiking, and so much more.

Animal Costumes – School’s Out Day Camp

October 29, 2021
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By October 22, 2021
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
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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Wear your costumes and see what costumes animals wear. From mimicry to camouflage, animals wear costumes too.

Harvest Festival – School’s Out Day Camp

October 28, 2021
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By October 22, 2021
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
Cost Members: $50| Non-Members: $60
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Celebrate autumn with a traditional harvest festival. Play games, make crafts, learn how people celebrated the harvest in years past, and compare with today's traditions

Go Further Girls STEM Conference

October 21 – December 4, 2021
Start Time 9 a.m.
Location Iowa State University
Event For Girls, Grades 8-10
Cost $15-25, Scholarships available.
Organization The Program for Women in Science and Engineering, Iowa State University
Contact Sarah DuBois
Phone (515) 294-8553
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Additional Information
In-person conference dates are Thursday, October 21 and Thursday, October 28. The cost is $25. The virtual conference is Saturday, December 4. The cost is $15. Scholarships are available.

Sewing 101

September 30, 2021
Start Time 4 p.m.-5:15 p.m.
Location Carnegie Stout Public Library, 360 W 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Ages 10-17
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Danielle Day
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Learn how to use a sewing machine and complete a simple sewing project to take home. This program is in the Maker Space on the second floor. Materials are provided.

Story Exploreers

September 27 – December 27, 2021
Start Time 4:00
Location Carnegie Stout Public Library, 360 W. 11th St. Dubuque, IA 52002
Event For Ages 4-8
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Bailey Keimig
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Join us for fun read-aloud books and hands-on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) inspired activities once a month. Materials provided. Registration is required.

Teen Advisory Board

September 28 – December 28, 2021
Start Time 4 p.m.
Location Carnegie Stout Public Library, 360 W. 11th St. Dubuque, IA 52002
Event For Ages 13-17
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 you to have a voice at the library, participate in programs with other teens, and help others in your community. No registration required.

Are Penguins Really Birds? – School’s Out Day Camp

January 17, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By January 7, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
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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Let's talk penguins! What makes penguins unique? What makes them birds? If they can't fly, what do they use their wings for? Join us to discover the answers to all these questions and more!

Spineless – School’s Out Day Camp

February 4, 2022
Start Time 9 a,m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By January 28, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
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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What do a centipede, jellyfish, and crayfish all have in common? No backbone! Come learn all about invertebrates.

Water Worlds – School’s Out Day Camp

February 25, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By February 18, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
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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One river can house numerous water worlds. From wetlands to main channel, the river has many different types of homes, each perfect for different types of animals.

Mammal Mania – School’s Out Day Camp

February 24, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By February 18, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
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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Who is the true "king of the beasts?" We look at the characteristics and adaptations of various mammals to see who will best survive in different climates and habitats.

Get Ready For Gardening – School’s Out Day Camp

April 15, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By April 8, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Grades K-5
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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Using the greenhouse as our backdrop, learn why we use them for gardening and the science behind how one works. We will help prepare to plant some seeds for the River Museum and get some seeds to take home.

Teen Night

September 21 – June 7, 2022
Start Time 5:30-7:30
Location Multicultural Family Center 1157 Central Ave. Dubuque
Event For Grades 8-12
Cost Free
Organization Multicultural Family Center
Contact Tessie Strohm
Phone (563) 582-3681
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Additional Information
Join us Tuesday evenings for dinner and activities! The MFC is the place for teens (13+) to hang out and interact in a safe, fun environment that promotes unity among diversity and empowers youth to reach their potential. FREE program. Pre-registration is NOT required.