Tri State Happenings
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PUBLIC SERVICE May 21, 2015
Now thru July 31
-Shop with a Cop returns to Dubuque and Key Services will be seeking donations on behalf of the Dubuque Police Protective Association in preparation for the 4th annual Shop with a Cop at Target in August. Cash donations are accepted and appreciated, but they encourage you to donate in the form of a check made out to the Dubuque Police Protective Association. Proceeds will be used to purchase back to school clothing and supplies for Dubuque Children.
Thursday May 21
The Asbury Eagles Club is hosting Burger Night from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. Proceeds will benefit The Walleye Club Children’s Fishing Day.
Red Cross donation opportunity. 10:00am to 2:00pm, at the YMCA of Dubuque, 35 North Booth Street.
Capri College will donate $5 from every haircut and all massage revenue today to Jessica Knautz who is facing a medical challenge. All proceeds from a Student Leadership Bake Sale will be donated as well. For more information, contact Capri College at (800) 728-0712 or visit www.capricollege.edu.
Friday May 22
Donate blood at the American Red Cross Dubuque Blood Center from 8:00am to 1:00pm and receive a coupon for free Culvers ice cream.
Friday May 22 to Monday May 25
A Bake Sale and Rummage Sale to help pave the Pavilion Shelter at the Grotto’s picnic & rest area will be held each day from 9:00am to 4:00pm at the Holy Ghost Church basement in Dickeyville. Funds raised will be matched through “Hearts & Hands Program” to maximum of $1500.
Saturday May 23
The 5th annual “Out Run the Rays” 5K Run/ Walk /Bike Ride will begin at 9:00am at the Peosta Community Center. You can register on line at www. OutRunTheRays.org. Event day onsite registration begins at 8:00am
Monday May 25
The Epworth Community Highview Cemetery Dinner will be served from 11:00am to 1:30pm at the Epworth United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.
The Tri-State Magic Club Monthly meeting is scheduled at 7:00pm in the Locust Street Hy Vee meeting room. All people interested in the art of magic are welcome.
Monday May 25
The East Dubuque Memorial Day Parade will begin at 9:30am on Sinsinawa Avenue.
The Dubuque Memorial Day Parade will begin at 1:30pm and follow the normal downtown parade route.
Tuesday May 26
Worthington Sportsmen’s Club Inc. is hosting a public Trap Shoot from 4:00pm to dark at their pond. Food will be available.
Tuesday May 26
Dubuque Area Congregations United will meet at 7:00pm at Clarke University Atrium Community Room.
Wednesday May 27
Red Cross donation opportunity. 10:00am to 3:00pm at Hillcrest Family Services, 2005 Asbury Rd.
Thursday May 28
Opening Doors is hosting “Coffee Conversations” at Noon at Maria House on Locust Street. Meet the staff, tour the facility and find out about recent program outcomes.
Friday May 29
Reservations are due today for the I-Club Spring Banquet / Golf Outing June 2nd at Thunder Hills Country Club in Peosta. Call (563) 556-3363. (Iowa Football Coach Kirk Ferentz will be one of the featured speakers and Gary Dolphin, Voice of the Hawkeyes, will serve as emcee for the evening.)
Saturday May 30
The Grand River Center in the Port of Dubuque is hosting a Hog Roast at 6:00pm in Exhibit Hall A. The proceeds will benefit the March of Dimes.
Sunday May 31
Madison’s Ringing Badgers Hand-bell Ensemble will present “Ringin’ in Spring!” at 3:00pm in Queen of the Rosary Chapel at Sinsinawa Mound.
Monday June 1
Register by today for Shalom Spirituality Center’s seasonal breakfast entitled “Summer Rest,” Sabbath & Space” on Thursday, June 4th at 7:00am. Call Shalom (563) 582-3592 www. shalomretreats.org/programs.html.
Wednesday June 3
Cuba City Area Rescue Squad is hosting a memorial benefit for Craig Runde from 4:00pm to 8:00pm, at Steve’s Pizza in Cuba City. Dine in or call 744-3773 for a delivery.
Saturday June 6
The Worthington Volunteer Fire Department’s annual Street Dance will be held on Main Street at the Fire Station from 8:30pm to 1:00am. (rain or shine)
Join Dubuque County Conservation from 9:00am to 2:30pm at Izaak Walton League, Peosta and learn about gun safety, shotgun & rifle shooting, archery, fly fishing, survival, fish cleaning and more. Must be 18 and must pre-register by calling (563) 556-6745.
Join the Ski Bellevue Waterski Show Team at 4:00pm for a free show on Bellevue’s South riverbank.
Sunday June 7
Worthington Sportsmen’s Club, Inc. is hosting a “Fisheree” from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Admission is free and prizes will be awarded to children. Please bring your own fishing pole and bait
Monday June 8
Red Cross donation opportunities. 9:00am to 3:00pm, IBM, 700 Locust St, Dubuque 1:00pm to 5:00pm, Lutheran Church of Peace, Platteville
Registrations due today for Franciscan Sister Meg Gemar’s program titled “Nature’s Bill of Rights” beginning at 9:00am on June 10th at Shalom Spirituality Center. Call Shalom (563) 582-3592 www. shalomretreats.org/programs.html.
Thursday June 11
Red Cross donation opportunity 9:00am to 3:00pm, IBM, 700 Locust St
Saturday June 13 to Sunday June 21
The 49th annual International Woodcarvers Congress will be held at the Jackson County Fairgrounds in Maquoketa. For schedules or more information, visit www. awcltd.org
Saturday June 13
Members of the Colts and Colt Cadets Drum & Bugle Corps are holding their annual Car Wash Fundraiser at 22 locations in Dubuque and surrounding communities. The wash is free with donations accepted. For a complete list of locations, visit www. colts.org
Sunday June 14
The Dyersville Relay For Life” Bubble Bash 5k Fun Run/Walk” will begin at 2:00pm at Westside Park Soccer Field on 3rd Street. More Information is available at cd5k.com.
Maquoketa’s Ohnward Fine Arts Center Presents: Country Music Legend John Conlee at 2:00pm. Call the Center at (563) 652-9815 or visit www.ohnwardfineartscenter.com to purchase tickets or for a list of ticket outlets.