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Thur Nov 8th
The Asbury Eagles Club will host Pizza Night from 5-8pm. The cost will depend on size and number of toppings. Dine in or carry out.
The Hempstead High School students will perform Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” in the Hempstead auditorium at 7pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. Tickets are $5 and will be available at the door. (Also, November 9th and 10th at 7:00pm)
Fri Nov 9th
The Dubuque County Cattlemen/Women Beef Banquet will be held at the Palace Ballroom in Farley at 6pm. Char-grill rib-eye steak dinner will be served from 6:00pm to 8:00pm with entertainment from the band “5 to Life” to follow. $20 at door.
The Salvation Army will be taking applications from 9am till 3pm for their annual Christmas Food Assistance & Toy Shop. Required documentation includes the following: Photo ID of adult registering, Social Security card or birth certificate for members of the household; EBT card, Title 19 or check stub to establish income. Distribution will be December 10th.
“Colors in Motion” Quilt Show Noon till 7pm presented by Cable Car Quilters Guild, Dubuque, will be held in the Grand Ballroom at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds. Admission for adults are $5, Students with ID $3, and kids under 12 free. (also Saturday 9:00am to 4:00pm)
Sat Nov 10th
Boy Scouts of America Troop 48 will hold their annual Chili Feed, Craft and Bake Sale from 11am till 7pm at St. Paul Lutheran Church located at 20th & Jackson St. Tickets are $4. (5 years old & under eat free) Ticket includes options of 2 bowls of chili, 2 hot dogs or one of each; includes milk, coffee & dessert.
The monthly commodity give-away for low income and elderly residents of Dubuque County will be held Saturday (11-10-18) from 7:30 til 9:30 at the Dubuque Area Labor Harvest building on Locust Street. Residents are asked to bring an ID and a box for the food.
“Colors in Motion” Quilt Show from 9am till 4pm presented by Cable Car Quilters Guild, Dubuque, will be held in the Grand Ballroom at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds. Admission for adults are $5, Students with ID $3, and kids under 12 free.
Sun Nov 11th
The Dubuque Eagles Club is hosting a Breakfast Buffet Fundraiser from 8am till Noon. The buffet includes eggs, pancakes, sausage, and ham. Tickets are $10. Children under 8 years of age are free. All proceeds will be used to purchase toys and bikes for the annual ULPC Christmas Dinner. (Located at 1175 Century Drive
Immaculate Conception Parish in Kieler, Wisconsin will hold a Mulligan from 11am till 3pm with Sloppy Joes, Homemade pies, ice cream, games and a raffle drawing held at 3:00pm.
Annual Poultry Card Party. Euchre games starts at 1:00 p.m. Lunch served following cards. Many turkeys given away as door prizes. Cost is only $7.50.
The Julien Chamber Choir of Dubuque will perform at 3pm in Queen of the Rosary Chapel at Sinsinawa Mound. Free will donations accepted.
The Sleeping Beauty musical adaptation from the original story by Charles Perrault will be performed at 2pm at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).
Tue Nov 13th
The Jo Daviess Conservation Foundation invites the public to a program on “Citizen Science, Modern Technology, and the Conservation of Nature” 7pm at River Ridge School District, 4141 Illinois Route 84, Hanover. (An optional potluck will begin at 5:30pm)
Fri Nov 16th
The Dubuque Senior Rams Booster Club will hold their Annual Fall Auction & Bake Sale at Happy’s Place, 2323 Rockdale Road from 6pm till 10pm. Turkey & Dressing and Pork Sandwiches, 50/50 Raffles, YETI Raffle & RAMS apparel for sale. Supporting Dubuque Senior High School academics, arts and athletics.
Opening Night for the annual Roshek Holiday will be held from 5pm-7pm in the Roshek lobby with the tree lighting ceremony, a live performance from Joie Wails Band, Santa Claus and the reading of “Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus. Visit roshekbuilding.com for events and more information.
Pat Hazell (former Seinfeld writer and The Tonight Show regular), will perform “The Wonder Bread Years” A fresh and funny salute to Americana at 7:30 at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469)
Sat Nov 17th
The Dubuque Polar Plunge in support of Special Olympics Iowa will be held at 11am at the Dubuque Water Sports Club. Visit soiowa.org for registration information. Prizes will be awarded and there will be lunch following the plunge.
Sherrill United Methodist Church will hold their 65th annual Lord’s Acre Auction Sale at 4:30pm inside the Kehl Center at camp Albrecht Acres located at 14837 Sherrill Road. Lunch will be served beginning at 4:30pm. Sale time is 6:00pm.
Holy Cross Parish will hold a Soup Supper fundraiser from 5-8pm in the LaSalle Gym serving chicken noodle soup, chili hot dogs and desserts. $7 for adults, $4 for kids. Ages 5 and under are free. Carry-outs will be available.
The Ohnward Fine Arts Center in Maquoketa presents: Classical Blast! “Dark Side of the Yule” holiday concert at 7pm. Christmas meets Classic Rock with a mix of classical and rock instruments. Tickets are available in advance for $22 for adults and $13 for students. Tickets are $25 and 15 at the door.
Sun Nov 18th
The Asbury Eagles Club will host a Breakfast Buffet from 8am till Noon with proceeds going to support Eagle State Charities. The cost is $9 for adults and $4 for kids 10 and younger.
Thur Nov 22nd
The annual free Ginter Thanksgiving Dinner will be held at 12:30 at the Julien Event Center (formerly KC Hall) 781 Locust Street. To order a meal for delivery, please call (563) 583-8535. (If you would like to make a donation, send to Dubuque Community Thanksgiving Dinner P.O. Box 512 Dubuque, IA 52004
Sat Nov 24th
Cassville tourism presents “Christmas in Cassville” at 10am. Come see Santa at the Eckstein Memorial Library, take a wagon ride, see the Christmas Parade and shop Holiday Open Houses at area Cassville Businesses. For more information call Jen at the Cassville Tourism Center, (608) 725-52-37, or log on to Cassville.org.
The Ohnward Fine Arts Center in Maquoketa presents: Elvis Rock ‘N’ Roll Remember Christmas Show at 7pm featuring Joseph Hall. Tickets are available in advance for $22 for adults and $13 for students. Tickets are $25 and 15 at the door.
Nov. 30, 2018–Jan. 2, 2019
Sinsinawa Art Gallery presents “Nativities of the World” Nov. 30, 2018–Jan. 2, 2019. This exhibit features handcrafted nativities from lands near and far including the United States, Krygystan, Haiti, Germany, India, Spain, Italy, Ecuador, Jerusalem, Peru, Russia, Kenya, and many more countries. The art gallery is open 10 a.m.–5 p.m. daily. More art, gifts, and books are available in the Sinsinawa Book & Gift Gallery, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. For more information, contact Michelle Till at (608) 748-4411, ext. 849, or visit our website at www.sinsinawa.org/moundcenter.
Fri Nov 30th
The annual Advent concert presentation “Christmas at Heritage Center” featuring the University of Dubuque’s Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, and Wind Ensemble, will be performed at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/Heritage Center, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).
Fri Dec 7th
Plaza 20 Flea Market, Craft and Vendor Christmas Show will be held Noon till 7pm at the old Save-A Lot Building located at 2600 Dodge. Admission is $1 – free for ages 16 and under. There will also be a silent auction. Proceeds will go to the mission to help struggling families. (also Sat 8:00am to 5:00pm & Sun 8:00am to 3:00pm)