A List of Tri State Happenings

Tri State Happenings/WJOD

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Friday March 20th

St. Joseph Parish in Farley will hold a Fish Fry from 4:30pm till 8:30pm at Farley Memorial Hall serving Baked or fried North Atlantic Cod, with sides and dessert. Dinner is $12 for adults and $6 for kids ages 5 to 12. Carry-outs available.
St. Luke’s Fabulous Fridays 2020 Artist Performance Series is a free event held at 12:05pm at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church 1199 Main. Desserts and coffee follow. Donations accepted for People In Need and church Jesus Fund. (Performers: Marcia Martin, bassoon; Roxanne Rollefson, soprano)
Saturday March 21st
A Bowling Fundraiser for the Arthritis Foundation will be held at 1pm at Creslanes Bowling 255 S. Main Street.  Entry is 20 per person for 4 games of bowling & shoes. The event will be an 8 pin tournament for women and 9 pin tournament for men. There will also be a bake sale and raffle items. To sign up early call (563) 583-9766 or stop at Creslanes.
Join the UD Wind and Jazz Ensembles as they present "Showstoppers: Music of Stage and Screen including selections from Star Wars, Willy Wonka, West Side Story, and more. Showtime is 3pm.  Free popcorn and beverages at intermission.
The 2nd Annual Community Wellness Expo at the Five Flags Center in Dubuque. The event is open to the public, family friendly, and FREE to attend! The Community Wellness Expo is designed to help raise awareness and connect the community to resources which contribute to overall health and well-being. The Expo will offer a wide range of free screenings, tests, presentations, demonstrations, activities, products, samples and resources from over 100 different practitioners, businesses, agencies, organizations, and non-profits in/around the Dubuque area. All proceeds from the event will go to benefit the Dubuque Regional Humane Society (https://www.dbqhumane.org/).
Friends of the Platte River will hold their annual Spaghetti Dinner from 5pm till 7:30pm at the Pioneer Lanes Bowling Alley located at 1185 US-151 Business, Platteville, WI.
Sunday March 22nd
The Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society annual “History Matters” Winter Program Series at 3pm.  It will feature “Women’s Suffrage and the League of Women Voters” at Galena Middle School, 230 Franklin St. Galena. All the programs are free to the public and will have light refreshments. For more information contact the Historical Society at (815) 777-9129 or info@galenahistorymuseum.org.
Thursday March 26th
Chicken Night at the Asbury Eagles Club from 5pm till 8pm. 4-piece meal for $11. 2-piece meal for $2.  Proceeds benefit "Make a Wish".
Friday March 27th
St. Luke’s Fabulous Fridays 2020 Artist Performance Series is a free event held at 12:05pm  at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church 1199 Main. Desserts and coffee follow. Donations accepted for People In Need and church Jesus Fund.  (Performers: Upper Main Street Jazz and Swing Band – Ric Jones, leader).
Bellevue Rotary and Bellevue Lions Club All-You-Can-Eat Fish Fry from 4pm till 7:30pm at Horizon Hall in Bellevue. $10 for adults, $5 for those 5-12.
Saturday March 28th
Handbell mini-concert in Queen of the Rosary Chapel, Sinsinawa Mound, at 1:30 p.m. Handbell ringers who participated in the Ringin’ Spring Handbell Workshop earlier in the day will present the pieces they rehearsed. You’ll hear handbell and choirchime ringers from around the tristate area and beyond. A freewill offering will be appreciated.

Lego Time at the Brickl Memorial Library in Dickeyville from 9:30 am until 11:00 am.!

Thursday April 2nd
Asbury Eagles Club Burger Night from 5 till 8pm. Burger, fries, salad bar and dessert.  $9 for adults. $5 for kids 10 and under. Proceeds benefit Dubuque Figure Skating.
Friday April 3rd
Composer, artist and author Dan Schutte will be at Sinsinawa Mound for his Come and Be Fed! concert at 7 p.m. Dan weaves stories, prayer, and reflection with song, inviting all into a deeper relationship with God. A freewill offering will be appreciated. For more information, contact Guest Services at 608-748-4411 or visit our website at www.sinsinawa.org/moundcenter.
Saturday April 4th
35th Annual DubuqueLand Pheasants Forever Banquet at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds.  Cocktails at 5pm. Dinner at 6:45.
Asbury Eagles Club Soup Cook-Off from Noon till 4pm. All participants are welcomed. $5 to sample and vote for your favorite.  Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.
POSTPONED: Bernard Rescue Unit Auction and Dance Auction at the Bernard Emergency Services Center.  Starts at 7:30. Music and sound system provided by "Ace Radio and TV". Lunch on site beginning at 6 p.m. by Pearl's Place - Hot Beef or Ham Sandwiches, chips and desserts. All proceeds go towards vehicle maintenance and continuing education of personnel. Donations appreciated and accepted by any Bernard Rescue Unit personnel or may be left at McDonnell Feed Store.

The 16th Annual Southwestern PTO Auction will be held at 6pm at Sunset Hall in Dickeyville. Money raised will support events, vital school improvements and programs.

Sunday April 5th
The St Catherine Parish Chicken Dinner will be held from 10:30am till 3pm at Happy’s Place on Rockdale Road. Advance dinner tickets are $10 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6 to 12. Call (563) 556-6880. (add .50 for tickets at the door)
Tuesday April 7th
The Shullsburg Bicentennial Celebration Soup and Sandwich Supper will be held from 4pm till 7pm in St. Matthew’s Gym, Shullsburg. $6 for adults and $3 for age 12 and under. All proceeds will help support the Shullsburg Bicentennial Celebration. Meal includes: Creamy Potato and Chicken Noodle Soups, and Pork and Egg Salad Sandwiches.
Friday April 10th
Asbury Eagles Club "All You Can Eat" Fish Fry from 5 till 8pm. $13 for adults and $7 for kids 10 and under.  Proceeds benefit "Make a Wish".

A Contemporary Stations of the Cross:  9:30a-11a. at St. Raphael’s Cathedral CenterPlease join members of St. Raphael and St. Patrick and other area churches, for the seventh annual commemoration of Jesus’ passion and death. Participants will walk or drive as able to fourteen locations in Dubuque, pausing for prayer and reflection at each. Worship aids will be available in both Spanish and English. After the walk, a simple soup lunch will be served at St. Patrick Church (15th and Main), from where participants can be driven back to their vehicles. For more information, call Eric at 608-568-3630 or eric.anglada@gmail.com 

Thursday April 16th
Pizza night at the Asbury Eagles Club from 5pm till 8pm.  Large pizza for $15. Small pizza $9.  Carryout available for $1 more.
Saturday April 18th (The registration deadline is April 10)
Sinsinawa Mound is sponsoring two Glass Art Classes with Barb McKinlay Saturday, April 18. She will help participants design creative, unique glass masterpieces that can be used as a decorative accessory for the home. Create glass garden stakes during the 10 a.m.-noon class and a glass tray or bowl (plus magnets or necklace pendants) in the 1-3 p.m. class. Come to one session or stay for both. The registration deadline is April 10, and the fee for each class is $70. For more information, contact Guest Services at 608-748-4411 or visit our website at www.sinsinawa.org/moundcenter.
Thursday April 23rd
The Jo Daviess County Health Expo will be held from 8:30am till Noon at the Elizabeth Community Building, 402 West St., Elizabeth. This is a free event
Saturday April 25th
Lego Time at the Brickl Memorial Library in Dickeyville from 9:30 am until 11:00 am.
Saturday May 2nd
Raise money to help find a cure for Cystic Fibrosis and walk with families at Flora Park. Registration begins at 10:00am and The Walk at 11:00am. After the Walk, sponsors provide lunch and drink and there is a Silent Auction.
UnityPoint Health – Finley Health Foundation welcomes Grammy nominated Wilson Phillips as the feature act for their annual Miracles on the Mississippi Gala at the Diamond Jo Casino. To purchase tickets, contact the Finley Health Foundation RSVP and Ticket Line at (563) 557-2700 or email Finleyhealthfoundation@unitypoint.org. (The event schedule includes the Miracles on the Mississippi Gala program with hors d’oeuvres and refreshments and live auction).
Saturday May 23rd
Lego Time at the Brickl Memorial Library in Dickeyville from 9:30 am until 11:00 am.!
Tuesday June 23rd
4th annual Dubuque Sertoma Club "Kids Got Talent" show at the Bell Tower Theatre.  Competition includes, singers, dancers, musicians, comedians and magicians. Only the first 20 registrants will be accepted. Open to kids age 5 to 17.   Pick up a registration form at the Townsquare Media Studios on Saratoga Road or Re-Max Realty.  Call Marty at 563-258-1759 for more information.