Washington Middle School

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.

Missoula Children’s Theatre: Pinocchio Auditions

January 20 – January 25, 2020
Start Time 4:15 p.m.
RSVP By January 20, 2020
Location University of Dubuque Heritage Center, 2255 Bennett St, Dubuque, IA 52001
Event For Grades K-12
Cost No fee to audition. $50 fee if cast.
Organization University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Contact Korissa Clark
Phone (563) 589-3325
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Additional Information
A special one-week intensive drama workshop for youth in grades K-12 will culminate in two fully staged and costumed musical performances for the public, showcasing the talents of over 50 local youth.

Clarke University Softball Camp

January 26, 2020
Start Time 8 am
RSVP By January 26, 2020
Location Jack and Rosemary Gantz Athletic Practice Center 1095 Cedar Cross Road, Dubuque, Iowa
Event For Grades 2-12
Cost Cost: $50 for Skills Sessions, $50 for Pitcher/Catcher session. $75 for both
Organization Clarke University Softball
Contact Garland Shirley
Phone (515) 633-7766
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Additional Information
Clarke University Softball Winter Skills Clinic!! Date: Sunday, January 26th Grades 2-7th, 8 am – 11 am (pitchers and catchers 11 am – 12 pm) Grades 8-12th, 12 pm – 3 pm (pitchers and catchers 3 pm – 4 pm) Cost: $50 for Skills Sessions, $50 for Pitcher/Catcher session. $75 for both

Edible Science Club

January 27, 2020
Start Time 4:00 P.M.
Location Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Event For Ages 10-14
Cost Free
Organization Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Contact Hannah Petersen
Phone (563) 589-4225
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Additional Information
Science + food + kids = after school fun. Participants will use recipes to experiment and learn how food connects with science. Topics may include bubble tea, hummus, popcorn, and banana bread. Registration required. Register online at or call the Children’s Help Desk at 563-589-4225, ext. 2228.

Sherrill Softball/Baseball/T-Ball Sign-Up

January 28, 2020
Start Time 6-8 P.M.
Location St. Peter and Paul Parish Hall, 5135 Sherrill Rd., Sherrill, IA 52073
Event For Grades 1-12
Cost $65 per player, $195 family max.
Organization Sherrill Athletic Club
Contact Kelli Buchenau
Phone (563) 580-8630
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Additional Information
Please join us for Sherrill summer baseball, softball, and t-ball sign-up on Tuesday, Jan. 28 from 6-8 p.m. Sherrill is part of the Prairie League and plays against teams from throughout Dubuque County.

University of Dubuque Baseball Camp

February 2, 2020
Start Time 1-4 p.m.
RSVP By January 30, 2020
Location Veterans Memorial Training Center, University of Dubuque
Event For Grades 2-7
Cost $35/one session; $60/both sessions
Organization University of Dubuque
Contact Paul Wyczawski
Phone (563) 589-3124
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Additional Information
Campers will participate in a unique camp focused on baseball fundamentals taught by the Spartan coaching staff and players. Emphasis will be placed on throwing, fielding, and defensive position work. Campers will provide their own gear. More details listed on the camp brochure.

Dubuque Museum of Art Winter/Spring Art Classes

January 16 – April 16, 2020
Location Dubuque Museum of Art
Event For Ages 6-14
Cost Varies; scholarships available
Organization Dubuque Museum of Art
Contact Margaret Buhr
Phone (563) 557-1851
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Additional Information
Youth ages 6-14 can explore a variety of mediums and concepts, from the traditional to the unexpected. Classes are offered after-school, on weekends, and on selected holidays. Classes begin January 16, 2020 and continue through April.

Sweetheart Ball Daddy Daughter Dance

February 7, 2020
Start Time 6:00 P.M.
Location Dubuque Community YMCA/YWCA
Event For Girls, Grades PreK-6
Cost $25 per couple/members, $30 per couple/program participants, $35 per couple at the door, $5 each additional girl
Organization Dubuque Y
Contact Danielle Shea
Phone (563) 556-3371
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Additional Information
SWEEP YOUR SWEETHEART OFF HER FEET! Enjoy a night that will melt your heart in more ways than one. Girls ages 4-11 and an important man in their life (dad, stepdad, grandpa, uncle, ect.) are invited to attend this Valentines Day celebration that includes dinner, a photobooth, DJ, and dancing!

FREE Lacrosse Clinic!

February 8, 2020
Start Time 1:00-3:00 pm
Location Veteran's Memorial Indoor Practice Facility on campus at University of Dubuque
Event For Ages 10-18
Cost FREE
Organization Dubuque Bulldogs Lacrosse Club and University of Dubuque Lacrosse Team
Contact Eric Reeves
Phone (563) 581-1735
Additional Information
Learn about the fun sport of lacrosse with members and coaches of the University of Dubuque Lacrosse Team and the Dubuque Bulldogs Lacrosse Club. Run drills, practice skills, and learn what this sport is all about.

Colt Cadets Open House/Rehearsal

February 9, 2020
Start Time 1-5 P.M.
Location Table Mound Elementary, 100 Tower Rd
Event For Ages 10-17
Cost Free
Organization Colts Youth Organization
Contact Rich Waddington
Phone (563) 582-4872
Additional Information
The Colt Cadets are a group of marching music performers who tour the Midwest during the summer. Come to our open house to learn more and try your hand at brass, percussion or color guard. No experience necessary!

Kids Night Out – Valentines Day Edition

February 14, 2020
Start Time 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
RSVP By February 12, 2020
Location Dubuque Y
Event For Ages 4-12
Cost $15 for members and $35 for program participants
Organization Dubuque Community YMCA/YWCA
Contact Danielle Shea
Phone (563) 556-3371
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Additional Information
Kids night out also means parents night out! Enjoy a night of relaxation or running errands knowing your children are safe and having a blast. While you are away, your kids will have the opportunity to go swimming, play sports, do some crafts and so much more. Dinner is also included.

Colt Cadets Open House/Rehearsal

February 23, 2020
Start Time 1-5 P.M.
Location Table Mound Elementary, 100 Tower Rd
Event For Ages 10-17
Cost Free
Organization Colts Youth Organization
Contact Rich Waddington
Phone (563) 582-4872
Additional Information
The Colt Cadets are a group of marching music performers who tour the Midwest during the summer. Come to our open house to learn more and try your hand at brass, percussion or color guard. No experience necessary!

Asbury Athletic Association Boys Baseball Sign-up

January 1 – February 29, 2020
Location Online Registration
Event For Ages 7-14
Cost $85
Organization Asbury Athletic Association
Contact Liz Meehan
Phone (563) 663-0696
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Additional Information
Sign up for Asbury Boys Baseball January 1-February 29, 2020. Cost is $85. Asbury A, B, C and D Leagues play in the Little Prairie League.

2020 Asbury Athletic Association T-Ball Registration

January 1 – February 29, 2020
Location Online Sign-up
Event For Ages 4-7
Cost $75/T-Ball
Organization Asbury Athletic Association
Contact Liz Meehan
Phone (563) 663-0696
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Additional Information
Sign up for summer t-ball! Registration runs from January 1- April 1, 2020 for t-ball.

Dubuque Girls Independent League (DGIL)

January 6 – February 29, 2020
Location Online
Event For Girls, Grades K-8
Organization DGIL
Contact Jenni Ruffridge
Phone (563) 588-1982
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Additional Information
Online Registration for Summer Softball

Asbury Athletic Association Girls Softball Sign-up

January 1 – February 29, 2020
Location Online Registration
Event For Grades PreK-8
Cost $95
Organization Asbury Athletic Association
Contact Liz Meehan
Phone (563) 663-0696
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Additional Information
Sign up for Asbury Girls Softball January 1-February 29, 2020. Cost is $95. Asbury teams will play at DGIL or Asbury Field.

Colt Cadets Open House/Rehearsal

March 8, 2020
Start Time 1-5 P.M.
Location Table Mound Elementary, 100 Tower Rd
Event For Ages 10-17
Cost Free
Organization Colts Youth Organization
Contact Rich Waddington
Phone (563) 582-4872
Additional Information
The Colt Cadets are a group of marching music performers who tour the Midwest during the summer. Come to our open house to learn more and try your hand at brass, percussion or color guard. No experience necessary!

Dubuque PONY League Baseball Registration

January 8 – March 31, 2020
RSVP By March 13, 2020
Location Derby Grange Golf & Recreation
Event For Ages 4-14
Cost Varies
Organization Dubuque PONY League
Contact Chris Sabers
Phone (563) 542-7728
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Additional Information
Registration for the Dubuque PONY League's 2020 Spring/Summer season

Kids Take the Stage Youth Theater Classes

February 3 – March 13, 2020
Start Time 4:15 P.M.
RSVP By January 22, 2020
Location Bell Tower Theater, 2728 Asbury Rd, Dubuque
Event For Grades K-6
Cost $70-$95
Organization Bell Tower Theater
Contact Miki Robinson
Phone (563) 588-3377
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Additional Information
Kids Take the Stage is theater/creative dramatics classes for Kindergarten through 6th grades. Each class meets once per week for six weeks. Classes run either 60 or 90 minutes. Please check the flyer for details.

Junior Achievement Classroom Volunteers Needed – Spring Classes

January 10 – May 15, 2020
Start Time During school day.
RSVP By March 12, 2020
Location Multiple schools within the Dubuque School District
Event For Parents, Grandparents, Guardians of Students
Cost Free
Organization Junior Achievement of the Heartland
Contact Nora Shook
Phone (563) 845-0545
Additional Information
JA Classroom Volunteers are needed! We'll work with you to select the ideal school and/or grade level opportunity that works with your schedule. Plus, we'll make it easy by providing you with all the training and materials you'll need to be prepared.

Dubuque Bulldogs Lacrosse Registration

January 20 – June 14, 2020
Location https://www.dubuquelacrosse.com/
Event For Ages 10-18
Cost Varies by age
Organization Dubuque Bulldogs Lacrosse Club
Contact Eric Reeves
Phone (563) 581-1735
Additional Information
Registration for our spring season is opening January 20th! Open to boys and girls, join this fun, fast-paced sport.