Hempstead High School

Music Scholarship Applications Being Accepted

May 10 – June 1, 2019
RSVP By June 1, 2019
Location Northeast Iowa School of Music, 2728 Asbury Rd, Suite 200, Dubuque
Event For Grades 6 through adult
Cost Free
Organization Northeast Iowa School of Music
Contact Jill Scheirer
Phone (563) 690-0151
Website nisom.com
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Additional Information
Apply now for the 2019-2020 Ryan Scholarship! One student will be awarded a full scholarship for weekly 30-minute private lessons at Northeast Iowa School of Music. Applicants should intend to study at our school for the entire 2019-2020 school year.

ChamberFestDBQ Workshop

June 5 – June 5, 2019
Start Time 5:30 p.m.
RSVP By June 4, 2019
Location Jansen Music Hall, Clarke University
Event For Grades 6-12, and adults
Cost Free
Organization Northeast Iowa School of Music
Contact Rebecca Lansing
Phone (563) 690-0151
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Additional Information
ChamberFestDBQ Guest Artists will offer FREE workshops in Composition, Piano, Cello, Guitar, Viola and Violin! A part of ChamberFestDBQ, the Student Workshop offers local musicians the rare opportunity to learn from our exceptional ChamberFestDBQ guest artists.

Dubuque Symphony Orchestra Color of Music Art Contest

May 16 – June 5, 2019
RSVP By June 5, 2019
Location 2728 Asbury Rd, Lower Level Atrium Building
Event For Grades K-12
Cost Free
Organization Dubuque Symphony Orchestra
Contact Kathleen Hoeper
Phone (563) 557-1677
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Additional Information
Entrants are invited to create an original piece of art inspired by a visit to the symphony or a favorite piece of classical music. Winning art will be featured in the DSO/DSYE’s 2019/20 season calendar, and winning artists will receive a pair of tickets to a DSO concert at Five Flags

Host an AFS exchange student

August 8 – June 23, 2020
Location Dubuque, Iowa
Event For Families with any age student
Cost Free
Organization AFS USA
Contact Gwen Rudy
Phone (646) 381-3376
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Additional Information
Hosting an exchange student forms real, lasting relationships with a student from abroad. You and your family will learn about a new culture while sharing all about yours.

Adventure Pass

January 1 – December 31, 2019
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For City of Dubuque Residents
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Michael May
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Adult Dubuque city resident library cardholders may reserve one free family pass per year to each of these destinations: National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, Dubuque Figge Art Museum, Davenport Putnam Museum, Davenport Niabi Zoo, Rock Island Quad City Botanical Center, Rock Island

Carnegie-Stout Public Library Summer Reading Calendar

June 10 – August 9, 2019
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library, 360 W. 11th Street
Event For Birth through age 18
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Danielle Day
Phone (563) 589-4138
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Additional Information
Calendar of Event from the Carnegie-Stout Public Library with information about the Summer Reading Program

Summer music lessons

June 10 – August 10, 2019
Start Time By appointment
RSVP By June 10, 2019
Location Northeast Iowa School of Music, 2728 Asbury Rd, Suite 200, Dubuque
Event For Ages 6 through adult
Cost $25 per 30-minute lesson
Organization Northeast Iowa School of Music
Contact Jill Scheirer
Phone (563) 690-0151
Website www.nisom.com
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Additional Information
Northeast Iowa School of Music is taking registrations for the summer 2019 session of private lessons! We offer lessons in piano, voice, band and orchestra instruments, guitar and ukulele!

Grandview Gallop 4 mile and 1 mile run/walk

June 15 – June 15, 2019
Start Time 7:30 a.m.
RSVP By June 14, 2019
Location Murphy Park, Grandview Ave., Dubuque
Event For All ages
Cost $20
Organization Grandview Gallop, Inc.
Contact Greg Hermiston
Phone (563) 599-5198
Additional Information
The Grandview Gallop is a 4 mile and 1 mile run/walk beginning at Murphy Park. The event includes a High School Challenge based on the number of participants. The Youth 1 mile race begins at 7:30 a.m. All participants receive a t-shirt and access to the Race Expo.

Clarke University Summer Camps

June 17, 2019
Location Clarke University, 1550 Clarke Drive, Dubuque
Event For Grades 6-12
Cost $135-$325
Organization Clarke University
Contact Amy Errthum
Phone (563) 588-6683
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Additional Information
Clarke University will again host summer academies and camps for middle school and high school aged students. The academies and camps will be hosted on the Clarke campus and will be directed by Clarke University faculty, staff, and skilled professionals.

Summer Teen Nights

June 17 – August 9, 2019
Start Time 5-9 p.m.
Location Multicultural Center/Jackson Park/Comiskey Park
Event For Students entering Grades 8-12
Cost Free
Organization Leisure Services/AmeriCorps
Contact Brian Feldott
Phone (563) 542-0453
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Additional Information
Summer Teen Nights is a free gathering where you can get dinner, hang with friends and try something new! Monday through Friday 5-9pm.

Ram Charger Wrestling Camp

July 8 – July 11, 2019
Start Time 9-11:30 a.m.
RSVP By June 28, 2019
Location Senior High School Lower Gym/ Wrestling Room
Event For Grades PreK-12
Cost $60
Organization Senior Wrestling
Contact Joe Connolly
Phone (563) 543-7110
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Additional Information
This camp is designed to provide technical help in all aspects of wrestling:

Vet Shadow Day

July 23, 2019
Start Time 1-5 p.m.
Location Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Event For Grades 7-12 (this school year)
Cost $50; Full and Partial Scholarships available
Organization Dubuque Regional Humane Society
Contact Outreach Coordinator
Phone (563) 583-3314
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Additional Information
If you have interest in a career working with animals, then the Dubuque Regional Humane Society (DRHS) Vet Shadow Day is for you.