Fulton Elementary School

The SpongeBob Musical Auditions and Crew Sign-Up

May 20 – May 21, 2022
Start Time 3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Friday; 9am to 12 noon & 1 pm to 3 pm Saturday
Location Bell Tower Theater, 2728 Asbury Rd, Dubuque
Event For Ages 7-18
Cost Free
Organization Bell Tower Theater
Contact Miki Robinson
Phone (563) 588-3377
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Additional Information
Audition or sign-up to be part of the crew of The Bell Tower Theater's Free Summer Musical Program show, The SpongeBob Musical. Sing, dance, build sets, work in the box office...We have opportunities for kids of all interest and skill levels. Go to belltowertheater.net for all of the details.

Thomas D. Mangelsen – A Life in the Wild

February 5, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For All Ages
Cost Free
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
The wilderness can be a beautiful thing and Thomas D. Mangelsen has dedicated his life to photographing amazing encounters. "A Life in the Wild" is 40 years in the making and can now be seen as a traveling exhibit at the River Museum. The exhibit is included with general admission.

LEGO Challenge

May 21 – August 20, 2022
Start Time 10 a.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
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 and you provide the know-how!

New-to-You Decor

May 23, 2022
Start Time 4 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Ages 10-17
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Lora LoBianco
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Show your creativity as you upcycle a globe for your room. Using Mod Podge, the possibilities are endless.

AYSO Summer Soccer Registration

May 23 – August 5, 2022
RSVP By May 23, 2022
Location Dubuque Soccer Complex
Event For All Ages
Cost Variable depending on Level and League
Organization Dubuque AYSO
Contact Dekker Pfab
Phone (563) 213-5605
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Additional Information
The deadline for early registration has been extended until April 18th. Prices go up $40 after that. Register now!

Beginning Chapters Book Club

May 25 – August 24, 2022
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
Read a new title each month and meet up for discussion and an activity related to the book. Register and pick up books at the Children's Help Desk.

Pajama Storytime

September 23 – May 26, 2022
Start Time 6 p.m.
Location Online
Event For Ages 3-6
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Bailey Keimig
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Recommended for ages 6 and younger with a favorite adult, though all families are welcome to attend. Join us for a cozy evening of stories, songs, and fun! Registration is required to receive the Zoom link.

Dubuque Youth and Family Resilience Project

December 13 – May 31, 2022
Location Online Survey
Event For Parents of children in K-12
Cost Free- Parents receive $30 ($60 per family) upon survey completion
Organization Dubuque Youth and Family Resilience Project (Clarke University)
Contact Jaimie O'Gara
Phone (563) 588-6645
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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. Parents can earn $30 upon survey completion.

Brainfuse Free Online Tutoring

January 3 – May 31, 2022
Location www.carnegiestout.org
Event For All Ages
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Emily Bartley
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Need help understanding your assignments? Get free online tutoring with your Carnegie Stout Public Library Card. Go to carnegiestout.org and select "Research".

Dubuque Youth and Family Resilience Project

January 26 – May 31, 2022
Location Online survey
Event For Grades K-12
Cost Stipend given ($30)
Organization Dubuque Youth and Family Resilience Project (Clarke University)
Contact Jaimie O'Gara, PhD, LISW
Phone (563) 588-6645
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Additional Information
The Dubuque Youth and Family Resilience Project is looking for parents of children in K -12 to complete a 30-minute survey about experiences with COVID-19 and other stressors, family relationships, and child wellbeing. Each parent will receive a $30 gift card ($60 per family) upon survey completion.

Grab and Go Bags

May 1 – May 28, 2022
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52002
Event For Ages 2-17
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Emily Bartley
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Stop in each month for a fun, crafty activity for all ages! Grab and 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.

Family Fun Night Ice Skating Event

May 10 – May 31, 2022
Start Time 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
RSVP By May 31, 2022
Location Mystique Community Ice Center 1800 Admiral Sheehy Drive Dubuque, Iowa 52001
Event For Grades PreK-8
Cost $5.00
Organization Mystique Community Ice Center
Contact Rebecca Menzynski
Phone (563) 275-6576
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Additional Information
Join us for an evening dedicated to our skaters and their families! All skating families are welcome to join us as we close out the final days of ice skating season. Join the Mystique Ice Center as we host Family Fun Night on Tuesday evenings.

FASST Summer Track Club 2022

June 1 – June 30, 2022
Start Time 6:00-7:30 p.m.
RSVP By June 1, 2022
Location Douglas J Miller Track - University of Dubuque
Event For All Ages
Cost $100-$150 depending on grade level
Organization FASST Track
Contact Melissa Gunnelson
Phone (563) 580-6066
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Additional Information
FASST Track Club offers a comprehensive and fun approach to developing skills and knowledge in the sport of track & field. Summer club includes a t-shirt, eight practices and entry into two track meets.

Hempstead Girls Basketball Skills Camp Grades 2-5

June 13 – June 23, 2022
Start Time 7:45 a.m.-8:45 a.m.
RSVP By June 1, 2022
Location Hempstead High School
Event For Girls Grade 2-5
Cost $50
Organization Hempstead High School Girls Basketball
Contact Ryan Rush
Phone (507) 217-2054
Additional Information
Come and get better at basketball skills such as shooting, passing, pivoting, and dribbling. Hempstead Varsity Head Coach Ryan Rush will be leading this basketball skills camp. Week 1 will focus on learning and developing skills while week 2 will focus on using the skills in competitions.

Iowa Youth Fishing League 2022 Season Registration

March 4 – June 1, 2022
Location Statewide
Event For Ages 7-18
Cost Varies, See Flyer
Organization Iowa Youth Fishing League
Contact Emily Lewis
Phone (515) 468-2025
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Additional Information
The Iowa Youth Fishing League is a nonprofit organization created with the mission of serving Iowa youth anglers and families interested in pursuing their passion for fishing, tournament angling, and conservation efforts.

The Salvation Army Music Conservatory

June 6 – June 9, 2022
Start Time 10:00 a.m.
RSVP By June 2, 2022
Location 1099 Iowa Street - Dubuque Salvation Army
Event For All Ages
Cost No cost
Organization The Dubuque Salvation Army
Contact Cindy Kohlmann
Phone (563) 556-1573
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Additional Information
The Music Conservatory is a 4 day music exposure that will introduce students to a variety of musical instruments including guitar, ukulele, brass, keyboard, vocal and music theory and conducting and musical skills. All experience levels are welcome.

School’s Out Summer Day Camps

June 13 – July 15, 2022
RSVP By June 3, 2022
Location Dubuque County Extension Office and Prescott Resource Room in Dubuque
Event For Grades K-5
Cost $20
Organization Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Contact Leah Imoehl
Phone (563) 583-6496
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Additional Information
Join Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Dubuque County for a one-day camp with hands-on activities. Camps are from 9am-3pm. Each camp is being offered in the Dubuque and Dyersville area. Bring a sack lunch and drink. Cost:$20 Camp Themes: Insects, Dinosaurs, Crime & Spy, Bubbles, Slime

Interactive Movie – Encanto

June 4, 2022
Start Time 1-3 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, 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
Join us for this fun interactive family movie. We'll provide the snacks and all the props you need to sing, dance, and act along with the characters! Registration Required.

Jedi Training – Day Camp

June 18 – June 18, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
RSVP By June 5, 2022
Location Camp C.S. Klaus - 28159 Horseshoe Rd, Greeley, Iowa
Event For Grades K-5
Cost $35
Organization Northeast Iowa Council, Cub Scouts
Contact Melissa Neuhaus
Phone (563) 556-4343
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Additional Information
Train in the ways of the Force! From Jedi crafting and wookie games, water, to sharp shooting archery and bb guns, you will be kept busy the entire day!

Kinder-Kamp: Animal Friends – Summer Break Day Camp

June 20 – June 24, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-Noon
RSVP By June 10, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Kindergarten in Fall
Cost Members: $100, Non-Members: $125
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Prepare to enjoy animals of all shapes and sizes from around the world through this year’s Kinder-Kamp! Campers will encounter live animals and their habitats, explore nature, make crafts, and experience our newest exhibit, Forever Forest.

All Fun and Games – Summer Break Day Camp

June 27 – July 1, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By June 13, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 1-5 in Fall
Cost Members: $200, Non-Members: $240
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Explore the evolution of toys! How did toys from the past function? What did they look like? In this camp, we’ll discover traditional and modern toys from around the world and use our imagination to invent our own toys.

Summer Camp at Camp Wyoming (Eastern Iowa)

June 19 – July 29, 2022
Location 9106 42ND AVE., WYOMING, IA 52362
Event For Grades K-12
Cost Camp prices differ based on age and length of camp. Average cost is $475 for a week.
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 Wyoming, Iowa, just an hour outside of Dubuque. We provide summer camp programs for kids in grades K-12. Activities include archery, kayaking, swimming, caving, challenge course, arts & crafts, sling shots, and more!

Next Level Overnight Adventure – Summer Break Day Camp

July 6 – July 7, 2022
Start Time Begins at 9 a.m. and ends at 4 p.m. the following day
RSVP By June 22, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 6-8 in Fall
Cost Members: $150, Non-Members: $180
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
There are many conservation-based projects here at NMRMA that reach out into the world. Do you know them all? Meet the people helping re-populate endangered species, get your hands dirty while helping to make the world a better place.

Fast Kidz

June 28 – July 14, 2022
Start Time 8:00-9:00 a.m.
RSVP By June 24, 2022
Location Flora park by the upper softball fields on Tuesdays, and Wahlert track on Thursdays.
Event For Grades 5-8
Cost $35/6 sessions; $8 drop in
Organization Fast Kidz
Contact Pam Connolly
Phone (563) 543-7154
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Additional Information
Come learn or further your knowledge about the great sport of running! Focus will be on proper form, agility, mobility, balance, power, and of course the speed needed for running everything from the 100-meter dash to the 5k. ALL ABILITIES WELCOME.

Rock of All Ages – Summer Break Day Camp

July 11 – July 15, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By June 27, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 1-5 in Fall
Cost Members: $200, Non-Members: $240
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Rocks come in all different shapes and sizes! From fossils to lava rock, each one has a different origin. How in the world did they get here? We’ll dig up the details on different types of rocks and where they come from. Don’t miss the chance to unearth some fun in this camp!

Iowa Volleyball Camps

July 9 – July 10, 2022
Start Time 9:00 a.m.
RSVP By June 30, 2022
Location Field House, Iowa City, IA
Event For Grades 4-12
Cost Varies
Organization University of Iowa Athletics
Contact Julie Tomash
Phone (318) 335-8181
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Additional Information
Instructional volleyball camps for youth.

Hempstead High School Girls Basketball Elementary 3 on 3 Camp

July 11 – July 21, 2022
Start Time 7:45 a.m.
RSVP By July 1, 2022
Location Hempstead High School
Event For Girls, Grades 2-5
Cost $50
Organization Hempstead High School Girls Basketball
Contact Ryan Rush
Phone (507) 217-2054
Additional Information
Hempstead Women's Basketball is hosting a 3 on 3 basketball tournament for girls in grades 2-5. Sign up your player and they will be put on a 3 on 3 team coached by a Mustang in a competitive environment. Their will be a grades 2-3 division that will play on 9 foot rims and a grades 4-5 division.

Fish From Around the World – Summer Break Day Camp

July 18 – July 22, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By July 4, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 1-2 in the Fall
Cost Members: $200, Non-Members: $240
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
There’s something fishy about this camp! Explore the lives of fish from around the world! From rivers to oceans, discover why some fish live in fresh water and others live in salt water. We’ll encounter fish in the Mississippi River and compare them with those that live on the other side of earth.

Mystery at the Museum – Summer Break Day Camp

July 18 – July 22, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By July 4, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For Entering Grades 3-5 in the Fall
Cost Members: $200, Non-Members: $240
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
Something is missing from the museum! Come help us find it! In order to solve the mystery, campers will explore the various exhibits in the museum, conduct interviews, and dust for fingerprints. Can you solve the puzzle?

Microstory Writing Contest

July 6 – July 20, 2022
Location Virtual
Event For Grades 3-12
Cost Free
Organization University of Iowa Center for Advancement
Contact Kate Sojka
Phone (319) 467-3884
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Additional Information
Provide students (grades 3-12) a creative and fun writing outlet during the summer.

Jedi Training – Day Camp

July 23 – July 23, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
RSVP By July 11, 2022
Location Grandview United Methodist Church
Event For Grades K-5
Cost $35
Organization Northeast Iowa Council, Cub Scouts
Contact Melissa Neuhaus
Phone (563) 556-4343
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Additional Information
Train in the ways of the Force! From Jedi crafting and wookie games, water, to sharp shooting archery and bb guns, you will be kept busy the entire day!

Forever Forest – Summer Break Day Camp

July 25 – July 29, 2022
Start Time 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
RSVP By July 11, 2022
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquairum
Event For Entering Grades 1-5 in Fall
Cost Members: $200 | Non-Members: $240
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
An adventure awaits as campers explore the Forever Forest exhibit! Discover how we use the forest to live, work and play. We’ll trek around the forest searching for animals that live there and examine all the parts of a tree. Find out what products come from trees and how to make them sustainable.

Clarke Summer Basketball Camps

July 27 – July 27, 2022
Start Time 8 a.m.-12 p.m. (girls), 1-5 p.m. (boys)
RSVP By July 22, 2022
Location Clarke University- Kehl Center
Event For Grades 3-8
Cost $50- includes camp t-shirt
Organization Clarke University
Contact Adam Hocking
Phone (815) 821-3674
Additional Information
Clarke Youth Basketball Camps- students entering grades 3rd-8th • Fundamental skill development • Building basketball IQ • Individual Instruction with our coaching staff • Teams drills and contests • Station work with our college players • Shooting contests and games • Team Building

Loras Basketball Camp

August 1 – August 4, 2022
Start Time 8:30-11:30 a.m.
Location Lillis Court, Athletic and Wellness Center. Graber Sports Complex. 1600 Cox Street, Dubuque, IA
Event For Boys and Girls Pre K-2nd
Cost $139 per camper.
Organization Loras College, Loras Men's Basketball.
Contact Christopher Martin
Phone (309) 339-9772
Additional Information
Loras College Men's Basketball Skills Camp Skill Developement Groups Professional, Certified teachers Daily competition and awards Free Camp T-shirt

Loras girls basketball skills camp

August 8 – August 11, 2022
Start Time 9:00 a.m.
RSVP By August 1, 2022
Location Loras College Athletic and Wellness Center
Event For Girls, Grades 3-8
Cost $129
Organization Loras College Women's Basketball
Contact Justin Heinzen
Phone (563) 588-7947
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Additional Information
Basketball camp for girls grades 3-8 (fall 2022) Individual skills offensively and defensively, work with ball handling, shooting, passing, rebounding and 5 on 5 play

Minecraft Mania

May 25 – August 17, 2022
Start Time 5:30 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Ages 7-14
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Services
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Whether or not you're a Minecraft whiz, sign up for this game-playing night to test your skills and build away.

Pokémon Club

May 4 – August 24, 2022
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
Meet up with other TCG, DS, and Pokémon Go trainers.

Family Book Bingo

May 21 – August 20, 2022
Start Time 2 p.m.
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
Grab your family and try your luck at book bingo! We have great hardcover and paperback book prizes for kids.

Crescent Community Health Center

April 1 – December 31, 2022
Start Time 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location 1690 Elm St
Event For All ages
Cost We take most insurances, including Medicaid, and offer a sliding fee discount scale.
Organization Crescent Community Health Center
Contact Brooke Gomez
Phone (563) 690-2873
Website crescentchc.org
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Additional Information
Crescent QuickCare is a walk-in acute care clinic open M-F from 8a-5p. We treat fevers, sore throat, cough, earaches and more! COVID testing and vaccines are available daily.