Tri State Happenings
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PUBLIC SERVICE OCTOBER 19, 2014
Sunday, October 19th
-Benefit Silent Auction for six year old Leukemia Victim Xela Weber, Galena Elks
Club, 4pm – 7pm. For more information, or to donate an item; Jerri Walker,
815-238-0581 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, October 25th
-Ark Advocates Walk & Fun Day, inflatable bounce house, play parachute, snacks,
1pm – 4pm, Graber Center, Loras College, for more info & pledge forms,
-“Out of the Darkness” walk, Bergfeld Recreation Area (Chavenelle RD by Medline)
check in or register at 8, walk at 9, walk to prevent suicide. volunteers
needed! Call Teresa Shepard, 563-542-8378 or email@example.com
-Cascade Fire Depatment Halloween Dance, Mississippi Band from 8pm – midnight,
cash prizes for costumes. Cascade, IA Fire Dept.
–“Halloween Hoot”, carnival for kids of all ages, hay rides & soup supper,
3pm – 7pm, costume contest @ 7:30,, Aristocrats & 5th Avenue @ 8pm
Haunted House all day!! Western Dubuque High School, admission $3.00.
–St. John / St. Paul Church Fall Festival; luncheon, bake sale, country
store, 11am – 1:30pm, St. John’s Lutheran Church, mile south of St. Donatus,
IA, HY 52-
-Annual Marine Corps Birthday Celebration. Castle Rock Inn, Muscoda. WI.
(mus-coe-day) Sun Nov. 9 social time starts at noon. RSVP by Oct 25,
Mike 608-576-8282 or Pat, 608-279-2417.
Sunday, October 26th
-Sts. Andrew-Thomas Parish, Potosi, Fall Festival, Chicken & Ham Dinner
11a–4pm, carry outs available Country Store, Silent auctiuon, bingo, games,
Sts. Andrew Thomas School, Potosi, WI
-Free Celtic Concert, Class A Bagpiper Adrian Melvin, Dubuque Fire Pipes & Drums,
more bagpipers! Blades Chapel, University of DBQ, 3pm.. more info?
Dennis Bradley, 563-599-4129
Saturday, November 1st
-“Cause for Paws” Gala, buffet dinner, raffle, cash drawing, 5:30pm, Ramada,
Galena, benefit for Safe Haven Humane Society. For tickets & more info, call
-DBQ Lutheran School Arts & Crafts Show, handmade items by local artists,
woods, jewelry, fall & Christmas décor, hand crafted baskets, up-cycled art,
needlework, floral arrangements, baked goods, 9am – 1pm, DBBQ Lutheran
School, 2145 JFK Road.
–Reserve a loved one’s spot on “Memory Lane” Be part of the Hillcrest
“Reflections In The Park”. A star lit street light will represent your loved
one’s presence. Reserve your star by November 1st. Call Sondra Bennett at
Hillcrest Family Services.
–Fall Auction; meat, baked goods, candies, crafts, handmade items, Christmas
decorations, more! Lunch at 5, Auction at 6, Center Grove United Methodist
Church, 3140 Brunskill Rd., DBQ.
–“Harvest Moon Ball”, open to all singles, 7pm – 11pm, KC Hall, Locust St., DBQ.
Sponsored by Social Connections for Singles
Sunday, November 2nd
-Pancake & Sausage Breakfast, all you can eat! Country store, homemade goods,
raffle, 7:30a – 12:30p, St. Donatus Catholic Church, St. Donatus, IA
-“St Rose Turkey & Ham Dinner”, games, bingo, crafts, harvest booth, carry outs,
11am – 3pm, Leftover sale at 6pm St. Rose School, 218 N Jackson, Cuba City, WI
Thru October 30th
-“Haunted Graveyard!!!!!!!!” 20th year of house haunting by The Great River
Reapers!! Be prepared to be scared by ghosts, witches & gobilins… Open October
1 through Oct 31 Monday thru Fri until 10pm, Saturday & Sunday until 11pm,
2750 Burden Ave, DBQ (off Windsor, near Linwood Cemetery, DBQs north side)
Suggested Admission: donation of non-perishable food item to Dubuque Food Pantry
-October is Niemann-Pick Disease Awareness Month. NPD families face caregiving
challenges, advocate for more research funding, and would like you to learn more
about Neimann-Pick Disease. Go to nnpdf.org for more info, or call 920-563-0930
This message in memory of Tylor White Richardson of Dubuque
-53rd Annual Ginter Thanksgiving Dinner, volunteer or make a donation!
Call Geneva Ginter, 563-583-8535 for more info, or for monetary donations;
Ginter Thanksgiving Dinner, PO Box 512, Dubuque, 52001
-“Reach & Rise Mentoring Program” Be a role model. Make a difference in the life
of an area young person, For more information, Jennie Weber, Dubuque YW-YMCA,
556-3371 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
-Visit the Beldon School, a restored one room schoolhouse built in 1859 and used
until 1943. Galena Territory. Open first & third Saturday, every month through
October. 1pm – 4pm
-If you are over 50 you could join the Granny Basketball League! (you don’t even
have to be a granny) For more info, Bev Brewer, 563-543-8868 or grannybasketball.com
-Ever shoot hoops from a wheelchair? The Iowa Chariots, our own wheelchair
basketball team, is ready for action! Find out more about the Iowa Chariots,
where the play, how you could help them raise funds. You might be invited to play
against the Iowa Chariots yourself! Call Pat O’Hay, 563-580-6084, or get more info, sportabilityofiowa.org.
-Volunteers needed to staff the Almost Home Guest House, for more info?
St. John’s Lutheran Church, 1276 White Street, DBQ, or almosthomedbq.org