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Create Your Own Comic Contest

January 1 – January 24, 2022
Location www.carnegiestout.org/comic-contest
Event For All Ages
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Bailey Kemig
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Create a one-page comic and earn the chance to win fabulous prizes! Entry forms are available at: Carnegie-Stout Public Library, Dubuque County Libraries, James Kenney Public Library, or online. There are 4 different age brackets and winners will be announced Monday, January 31st.

Sherrill Athletic Club Baseball/Softball Sign Up

January 31 – January 31, 2022
Start Time 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
Location The Barn
Event For All Ages
Organization Sherrill Athletic Club
Contact Sarah Schiesl
Phone (563) 580-1060
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Additional Information
See Flyer.

Grab and Go Craft Kits

January 3 – January 31, 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 every 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. January Ages 2-6 Yarn-Wrapped Owls Ages 7-12 Cardboard Loom Weaving Ages 13-17 Hand-Sewn Pencil Case

I Spy Winter

January 3 – January 31, 2022
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52002
Event For All Ages
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Emily Bartley
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Come see the I Spy winter aquarium in the Children's Department. Can you find all the items listed on our winter bookmark?

Cookie Cutter Bird Feeder

February 2, 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 Haidee Cardoso
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Celebrate Feed the Birds Day by making bird feeders! Hang your bird feeders up at home and take pictures of the birds that stop by. Share your photos on social media and remember to tag @carnegiestout. Registration required and you can pick up your kit.

Display of work by Dubuque NAACP Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute student Honorees and Honorable Mentions

January 19 – February 4, 2022
Location Carnegie Stout Public Library, 360 W 11th St, Dubuque, Iowa, 52001
Event For All Ages
Cost Free
Organization Dubuque Branch NAACP
Contact R.R.S. Stewart
Phone (612) 501-9747
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Additional Information
The work by students on the themes of Justice and Equality & Uncovering History who were chosen as honorees and honorable mentions in Dubuque Branch NAACP's Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute will be on display in the Children's section of Carnegie Stout Public Library from January 18 to February 5.

Sensory Morning – River Museum

February 6, 2022
Start Time 8-10 a.m.
Location National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Event For All Ages
Cost Adult $20.95 | Youth $15.95 | Senior $18.95
Organization National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
Contact Melissa Wersinger
Phone (563) 557-9545
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Additional Information
The River Museum welcomes those on the autism spectrum, those with sensory processing disorders, and anyone who may benefit from a sensory-friendly environment for a Sensory Morning on February 6, 8 - 10 a.m. Regular admission rates will apply.

Grab and Go Kits

February 1 – February 28, 2022
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For All Ages
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Bailey Kemig
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Fun, crafty activities for all ages! 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.

Community SquArt Project

February 1 – February 28, 2022
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For All Ages
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie Stout Public Library
Contact Bailey Kemig
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Celebrate National Library Lovers Month by helping us beautify the Children’s Department with a collaborative square art project! Decorate a square and add it to the display so we can see how colorful our community can be.

Teen Advisory Board

January 25 – January 25, 2022
Start Time 4 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
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 and this will be virtual.

Nailed It/Failed It!

January 27, 2022
Start Time 4 p.m.
Location 360 West 11th Street, Dubuque, IA 52001
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
Recreate popular crafts and recipes seen on social media. Each month, pick up kit. Registration required.

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".

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.

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!