Washington Middle School

Family Book Bingo

November 23, 2019
Start Time 2 p.m.
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For Ages 4 and up
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Services
Phone (563) 589-4225
View Flyer
Additional Information
Grab your family and head on down to try your luck at Book Bingo! We have great hardcover and paperback books for prizes. Please register online or call the Children’s Help Desk at (563) 589-4225, ext. 2228 for more information.

Ram Chargers Wrestling Camp

November 11 – January 28, 2020
Start Time M-Tues, 6-7:15 p.m.
RSVP By November 26, 2019
Location Dubuque Senior High School Wrestling Room
Event For Grades PreK-8
Cost $60
Organization Ram Wrestling
Contact Joe Connolly
Phone (563) 543-7110
View Flyer
Additional Information
Bring your children to learn the basics and fundamentals of the sport of wrestling. Every Kid Should Wrestle!

Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute

November 30, 2019
Location Student Submissions
Event For Grades K-12
Cost Free
Organization Dubuque Branch NAACP
Contact R.R.S. Stewart
Phone (563) 583-4419
View Flyer
Additional Information
All K-12 students in the Dubuque community are invited to participate in this year’s MLK Tribute. With support from teacher(s), parent(s), staff members in community-based organizations, or on their own, students create an entry and submit it through Saturday, November 30. See attached theme flyer.

For a Blessed Christmas

December 7 – December 8, 2019
Start Time 7:30 p.m. on December 7, 2 p.m. on December 8
RSVP By December 4, 2019
Location Clarke University
Event For All Ages
Cost $15
Organization Clarke University
Contact Dora Serna
Phone (563) 588-8180
View Flyer
Additional Information
“For a Blessed Christmas” is a touching portrayal of the Christmas story through a traditional lessons and carols service.

Clarke University Baseball Camp

December 7 – December 21, 2019
RSVP By December 7, 2019
Location 1095 Cedar Cross Rd., Dubuque
Event For Grades K-8
Cost $120
Organization Clarke University
Contact Dan Spain
Phone (563) 357-3700
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Dubuque Symphony Orchestra Holiday Family Concert

December 7, 2019
Start Time 1 p.m.
Location Five Flags Theater, 405 Main Street, Dubuque
Event For All ages
Cost $12 for kids 12 and under, $22 adult
Organization Dubuque Symphony Orchestra
Contact Kathleen Hoeper
Phone (563) 557-1677
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Additional Information
The DSO is joined by the Dubuque Chorale Children's Choir and members of the Heartland ballet in an enchanting collection of holiday favorites! Saturday’s family concert features a shorter kid-friendly program & free photos with Santa after!

Ebenezer Duke: Christmas Carol

December 7, 2019
Start Time 1 p.m.
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For All ages
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Services
Phone (563) 589-4225
View Flyer
Additional Information
“Ebenezer Duke" is a brand new mini-musical. This 45 minute re-telling of A Christmas Carol is told through original songs, storytelling/acting, dance, and audience participation. Registration required. Register online or call the Children’s Help Desk at 563-589-4225, ext. 2228.

Loras Womens Basketball Kids Night Out

December 13, 2019
Start Time 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Location Loras College, Graber Sports Center
Event For Grades PreK-6
Cost $20 ($35 for two siblings, $50 for three siblings)
Organization Loras College
Contact Justin Heinzen
Phone (563) 588-7947
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Additional Information
Enjoy a fun night playing games and hanging out with the Duhawk women's basketball players!

Upcycle Your Holiday

December 14, 2019
Start Time 2 p.m.
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For Ages 6 to 12
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Youth Services
Phone (563) 589-4225
View Flyer
Additional Information
Create Christmas cards, bags, ornaments, bookmarks, and gift tags with recycled holiday cards. Registration required. Register online at www.dubuque.lib.ia.us or call the Children’s Help Desk at 563-589-4225, ext. 2228.

4-H Schools Out Day Camps

October 4 – December 30, 2019
Location Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, Dubuque County
Event For Elementary Students
Cost $20
Organization Iowa State Extension and Outreach, Dubuque County
Contact Leah
Phone (563) 583-6496
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Additional Information
School's Out Day Camps are fun, educational camps. Throughout the day, the youth will engage in several hands on activities in small groups. Snacks will be provided.

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.

Junior Achievement Classroom Volunteer Opportunities

October 22 – May 29, 2020
Start Time During School Hours
RSVP By April 15, 2020
Location Multiple schools and grade levels throughout the Dubuque Community School District.
Event For Parents, Guardians, and Grandparents of students
Cost Free
Organization Junior Achievement of the Heartland
Contact Scott Ellerbach, MSE
Phone (563) 845-0545
Additional Information
Junior Achievement Classroom Volunteers are needed! JA staff works with volunteers to select the ideal school and/or grade level opportunity that works with their schedule. Plus, JA makes it easy by providing volunteers with all the training and materials you'll need to be prepared!

Film showing: “I am still here”

January 11, 2020
Start Time 10 a.m.
Location Grand Opera House
Event For Parents and Students
Cost Free
Organization Tri-State Coalition Against Human Trafficking and Slavery
Contact Patricia Conlan
Phone (563) 845-1412
Additional Information
This is a film against child trafficking, to raise awareness of issues surrounding the topic.

Pinocchio

January 25, 2020
Start Time 10: a.m. and 2 p.m.
Location University of Dubuque Heritage Center, 2255 Bennett St, Dubuque
Event For Grades K-8
Cost $9/child
Organization University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Contact Farber Box Office
Phone (563) 585-7469
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Additional Information
An original adaptation of Pinocchio featuring a cast of local youth. Geppetto fashioned the puppet in the image of a small boy but was not aware that the wood had come from an enchanted tree. Join Pinocchio as he learns there are no shortcuts on the road to becoming a real, live boy.