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Free Dubuque Judo Classes

September 3 – September 17, 2019
Start Time 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Location Loras College, Graber Center
Event For Grades 2-12
Cost Free
Organization Dubuque Judo Club
Contact Tavis Virtue
Phone (563) 542-4434
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Additional Information
Come try Judo for Free. We are offering 3 free classes. Judo is an Olympic contact sport that deals with throws and pins. There is no striking of any kind in Judo. Classes are taught by 5 certified instructors by USA Judo Inc. Our eldest instructor has 39 years of experience!

Dubuque Day of Peace

September 17 – September 29, 2019
Start Time 7:30 p.m.
Location Various
Event For All Ages
Cost Free
Organization Dubuque Day of Peace
Contact R.R.S. Stewart
Phone (612) 501-9747
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Additional Information
The United Nations International Day of Peace is recognized around the world every September 21. Dubuque International Day of Peace began with a single event in 2010 and now has a festival of events the run from September 17 to 29. The keynote events is on Sunday September 22 by Magdalena Gómez.

Dine-Out for Public Schools

September 19 – September 19, 2019
Start Time All Day
Location Various Area Restaurants
Event For All ages
Cost Cost of meal
Organization Foundation for Dubuque Public Schools
Contact Amy Unmacht
Phone 563-588-2700
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Additional Information
Participating restaurants will donate 10% of sales to the Foundation for Dubuque Public Schools to fund grants for Dubuque Community School District programs.

Exploring Engineering Careers

October 17 – April 23, 2020
Start Time Thursdays, 5-7 p.m.
RSVP By September 20, 2019
Location John Deere Dubuque Works; 18600 S John Deere Rd
Event For Grades 9-12
Cost $40
Organization Exploring, Northeast Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America
Contact Melissa Neuhaus
Phone (563) 556-4343
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Additional Information
Explorers will be introduced to a wide array of engineering disciplines and some of the engineers that work in those disciplines. Activities include Customer-focused Design, Product Testing, Manufacturing, 3D modeling CAD, Engineering Mathematics, Virtual Reality, and Software.

Eco-Printing

September 21, 2019
Start Time 2 p.m.
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For Ages 10 to 18
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Services
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Registration required. Join Maureen McDermott to make unique eco-print artworks. Eco-printing is a process that uses natural materials to dye fabric and paper. Register online at www.dubuque.lib.ia.us or call the Children’s Help Desk at 563-589-4225, ext. 2228.

Dubuque Area Swimmin’ Hurricanes Team Sign Up / New Swimmer Free Trial

September 1 – February 1, 2020
Location Divine Word College
Event For Ages 5+
Cost Varies according to training level
Organization Dubuque Area Swimmin' Hurricanes
Contact Doug Collin
Phone (563) 543-1105
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Additional Information
DASH swim team sign up for the fall/winter season. Free trial offered to all new swimmers from September 9-22. Must register to participate.

Clarke University Vocal Music Day

September 27, 2019
Start Time 10 a.m.
RSVP By September 24, 2019
Location Clarke University
Event For Grades 9-12
Cost Free
Organization Clarke University
Contact Amanda Huntleigh
Phone (563) 588-8180
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Additional Information
This is an energetic, hands-on workshop. Spend the day singing and trying new vocal and literacy techniques.

Exploring Large Engine Mechanics Careers

September 25 – December 11, 2019
Start Time 4 p.m.
RSVP By September 25, 2019
Location Truck Country Training Center; 10819 Wood Gate Dr, Suite 2
Event For Grades 9-12
Cost $40
Organization Exploring, Northeast Iowa Council, Boy Scouts of America
Contact Melissa Neuhaus
Phone (563) 556-4343
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Additional Information
See a semi-truck up close, inside and out, remove engine components and learn the functionality of them, compete in a "Top Gun" hands-on competition, and build your own light or horn circuit while learning about the types of careers available in large engine mechanics.

Clarke University Blue and Gold Visit Days

September 14 – November 15, 2019
Location Clarke University; 1550 Clarke Drive, Dubuque
Event For Grades 9-12
Cost Free
Organization Clarke University
Contact Admissions
Phone (563) 588-6316
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Additional Information
Blue and Gold Admissions Visit Days

Foundation for Dubuque Public School: Old Chicago Charity Night

September 2 – September 30, 2019
Start Time 6-9 p.m.
Location Old Chicago Restaurant; 3100 Dodge Street
Event For All ages
Cost Cost of meal
Organization Foundation for Dubuque Public Schools
Contact Amy Unmacht
Phone (563) 588-2700
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Additional Information
First Monday Night of each month during the school year, Old Chicago will donate 10% of net sales to the Foundation for Dubuque Public Schools to support projects and programs in the Dubuque Community School District.