Tri State Happenings
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PUBLIC SERVICE April 14, 2015
Now thru May 18th
-Donate your Soles to the Dubuque YMCA/YWCA to help people in Haiti. Shoes can be new or gently used. Please tie shoe strings or rubber band the shoes together and drop them off in the barrels located at bout the Y Booth Street and Pennsylvania locations. For more info, visit www.schools4haiti.com.
Now thru May 26th
-The Art @ your library exhibit will fill the Carnegie-Stout Public Library’s historic second floor Rotunda with special show highlight of 19 local artists. Come and meet the artist and discuss their works. Event is open to the public and admission is FREE.
Tuesday April 14th
-The 22nd Annual Tri-State Youth Choral Festival and concert will be held at 7pm in the Queen of the Rosary Chapel. Students from River Ridge IL, Scales Mound, Cascade Elementary and more will be participating. For more info, contact 608-748-4411 or visit www.sinsinawa.org.
Wednesday April 15th
-Cole Acres Ladies Buffet Luncheon at Cole Acres Country Club in Cuba City, WI. This event is from 11am-1pm and is open to the public. For more info, call 608-744-2123 or 608-732-0998.
Thursday April 16th -Sun April 19th
-The Visual and Performing Arts organization at Washington Middle School will be presenting “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” at the George Washington Middle School Auditorium. Shows will be at 7pm Thursday through Saturday and 2pm on Sunday. For more info, call Steve Slade at 563-552-4832.
Friday April 17th & Sat April 18th
-Summit Congregational Church Thrift & Bake Sale. Friday 9am-4pm and Saturday 9am-12pm.
Saturday April 18th & Sunday April 19th
-Project Appleseed will be hosting an event in Peosta, IA at the Izaak Walton gun club to teach traditional rifle marksmanship skills while reconnecting Americans of all ages and backgrounds to the people and events of the founding of our country. Come learn how to shoot properly in a safe, family-friendly environment. For more info, visit www.appleseedinfo.org.
Saturday April 18th
-The Multicultural Family Center will be hosting their 6th Annual Taste of the World event. This will take place the Five Flags Center from 11:30am-2pm. Come sample food and performances from all over the world. For more info, call 563-582-3681.
-The Dubuque Kiwanis service club is sponsoring a pancake breakfast from 7:30am-11:30 am. This will be held at the Westminster Presbyterian Church in the Fellowship Hall. All proceeds support the nonprofit Spastics Paralysis Research Foundation. For more info, call 563-589-4229.
Sunday April 19th
-The Sons of the American Legion will be hosting a Benefit Breakfast from 8am-12pm at the American Legion at 1306 Delhi St. Proceeds to Benefit the Veterans Quilts of Valor Program.
Monday April 20th – Fri April 24th
-Annual Spring Clean-up for Mt. Calvary and Mt. Olivet Cemeteries. Please remove all items and decorations that you wish to save prior to April 19th.
Wednesday April 22nd
-The Diabetes Healthy Living Group will be meeting at 1pm at the Health Center’s Platteville campus at 1400 East Side Road. Come gain valuable information on how to better manage diabetes. For more info, call Sandy at 608-342-4709.
-Shalom Spirituality Center will host a special luncheon and program from 11:30am-1Pm to celebrate Administrative Professionals Day. They will honor them with a scrumptious lunch, followed by Fr. John’s reflection on the spirituality of service. For more info, call 563-582-3592 and register by Friday April 17th.
-Heritage Manor at 4885 Asbury Rd will be presenting an event about POA/DPOA (Power of Attorney/Durable Power of Attorney) at 2pm. Come find out what they are, what the difference is, and why you need one. To RSVP contact Keely at 563-590-2757.
-The Dubuque County Conservation Board will be hosting and Earth Day Hike at the Swiss Valley Nature Center at 6pm. Dress for the weather and bring the entire family for a guided hike on the trails to remember how amazing the earth is. For more info, call 563-556-6745.
Thursday April 23rd
-American Girl Book Club at the Peosta/NICC library from 6pm-7:30pm. For more info, call 563-556-5110 ext. 224.
Friday April 24th -Sat April 25th
-The Ninth Annual Dubuque Days of Caring Event. Local nonprofits sign up now to be a part of this impactful community event. A one-time service project completed by volunteers. For more info, call Lisa Bowers 563-582-1841/Julie Kronlage 563-599-1143.
Saturday April 25th
-The Dubuque Phlockers are having their annual fundraiser to benefit the Dubuque Community YMCA/YWCA Victim Services Shelter. This event will take place at the Grand River Center from 6pm-Midnight. There will be plenty of food, drinks and fun with music from Pirate Over 50, Steve Cavanaugh & Randy Droessler, and Johnny Russler & the Beach Bum Band. For more info, call 563-599-0991 or 563-556-3371.
Sunday April 26th
-You are invited to consecration of the remodeled sanctuary at the Rockdale United Methodist Church. Service will be at 10:30am with an open house & lunch at 11:30am. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Friday April 24th -Mon April 27th
-The Cascade Players Present: Monty Python’s Spamalot. This performance will take place at the Cascade High School Gym at 7:30pm on Fri, Sat, and Mon nights along with a special 3pm performance on Sunday night.
Tuesday April 28th
-Shalom Spirituality Center’s Annual “Celebration of German Food and Music” from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Come enjoy delicious German cooking prepared by longtime Shalom employee Margie Gassman and lively German music by Dave Overby and friends. For more info, call 563-582-3592 or visit www.shalomretreats.org/programs.html.
-Come join a group of local small business women at Stone Cliff Winery from 6pm-8pm for their monthly vendor event. This event will raise money for the Riverview Center through a silent auction and bake sale. For more info, call 563-564-7028.