A List of Tri State Happenings

Tri State Happenings/WJOD

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Monday March 25th

Dubuque Salvation Army will take your child or grandchild  on an awesome and exciting adventure of understanding of what’s in the Bible - March 25th through March 29th from 1 – 4pm for Vacation Bible School for those in grades 1st through 5th.  All activities will be at the Salvation Army Community Center at 1099 Iowa Street, Dubuque. All faiths are welcome. There is no cost.  Registration available on their Facebook page at:  sadubuqueiowa or at the office at 1099 Iowa Street. Call 563-556-1573 for more information.

Thursday March 28th

The Asbury Eagles Club is hosting Chicken Night from 5 till 8pm. The price is $11 for a 4 piece meal and $9 for 2 piece meal. Includes baked potato, corn, salad bar, dinner roll and brownies.

Thursday March 28th -Saturday March 30th

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind at the University of Dubuque. Thursday, March 28, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2019 | 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.

Friday March 29th

St. Luke’s Fabulous Fridays Free 2019 Artist Series is held at 12:05pm at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church 1199 Main Street. Coffee & desserts follow in Fellowship Hall. Donations accepted for People In Need & church’s Jesus Fund. (Performers: Upper Main Street Jazz Band – Ric Jones, leader).

A Fundraiser for the Dubuque County Library’s Asbury Branch will be held from 5 till 7 at the Meadows Golf Club. The building experienced water damage due to broken sprinkler pipes in the ceiling. Funds raised will help with the insurance deductible. Pork sandwiches, sides and drinks will served for a free-will offering. Adult beverages will also be available. (If you can’t attend but would like to make a donation, checks can be mailed to: Friends of DCLD 5290 Grand Meadow Dr. Asbury, IA 52002).

Grant County Relay for LIfe. Open Ceremony starts at 6pm. 4 30 pm a meal for any Cancer Survivor that would like to come. Open to the Public. UWP William Fieldhouse
Platteville WI

Sts. Andrew-Thomas Parish of Potosi, Wisconsin is sponsoring a Lenten Fish Fry from 5 till 730pm at Sts. Andrew-Thomas School. The price is $11 for adults & $5.50 for children ages 3 to 12. A child’s plate of a hot dog & chips is $2.50. (Carry Outs Available

Man your battlestations! Play a life-size game of Human Battleship in Dubuque's Carnegie-Stout public Library’s third floor Aigler Auditorium on Friday, March 29 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Players will lie or sit on the floor and use foam balls to try to sink their opponents’ battleships. This game combines the classic board game with gentle dodgeball. No athletic skills are required. This program is open to anyone 18 or older. No registration is required. For more information, please call the Carnegie-Stout Public Library at 563-589-4225, or visit the Library’s website, www.dubuque.lib.ia.us.

Saturday March 30th

The Asbury Eagles Club is hosting a Soup Cook Off and Vendor Show from Noon till 4pm. The price is $5 to sample all entries and vote on your favorite.

The Dubuque County Dairy Banquet will be held at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds. A Pork & Beef Dinner catered by Dubuque County Fairgrounds Association will be served from 6:00pm to 8:30pm. The banquet program starts at 8:00pm and music with Lonesome Road begins at 9:00pm. Tickets are $20 for adults and $5 for kids ages 5 to 12.

A Benefit for Tim Ruden will be held from 2pm till 7pm at Happy’s Place on Rockdale Road. Tim is battling cancer and money raised will help with medical expenses. There will be silent and live auctions, a raffle and plenty of food and drink. (If you can’t attend but would like to donate, contact Mike or Susan at (563) 583-3934 or email Josh at rudenj7@gmail.com)

Sunday March 31st

Annual St Catherine Parish Chicken Dinner at Happy's Place on Rockdale Road.  Serving from 10:30an till 3pm.  Plus games, a bake sale, and raffle items.  Adults $9 Children 6 to 12 $4.  Take out & drive up service is available.  563-451-6082.

Sons of the American Legion Benefit Breakfast at 1306 Delhi in Dubuque. Serving from 8am till Noon.  Scrambled eggs, Sausage, Ham, Pancakes, and more. Adult $7. Children 4-12 $4.  Proceeds benefit the Maintenance of the Grandview Avenue Flags.

The Tri-State Vietnam 30th annual Breakfast will be held from 7am till Noon at the UAW Local 94 Hall, 3450 Central Ave. The price is $8 for adults and $3 for kids ages 6 to 12 (Scrambled eggs, pancakes and sausage)

The University of Dubuque Heritage Center presents: “Stuart Little” a musical that mixes child-size puppets with live actors to work theatrical magic. Showtime is 2pm. Tickets available at the Farber Box Office, online at dbq.edu/HeritageCenter/PurchaseTickets/ or call 563) 585-7469.

Boy Scout Troop 86 Breakfast and Bake Sale will be held from 7:30am till Noon at Horizon Hall 970 Riverview in Bellevue. Serving Eggs, Ham, Pancakes, Rolls and Drink. Adults – $8 and $4 for ages 5 to 12.

The Catholic Daughters of America, Court Isabella #572 of Galena will hold a Scrambled eggs, Sausage and Ham Breakfast from 8am till Noon at St. Mary’s Church In Bally Hall, 406 Franklin Street in Galena. The price is $6.50 for adults, and $3 for ages 5 to 12.

The University of Dubuque Heritage Center presents: “Stuart Little” a musical that mixes child-size puppets with live actors at 2pm. Tickets available at the Farber Box Office, online at dbq.edu/HeritageCenter/PurchaseTickets/ or call 563) 585-7469.

Tuesday April 2nd

Shullsburg’s Bicentennial Celebration Soup, Sandwich and Salad Supper will be held from 4 till 7pm in St. Matthew’s Gym, 344 North Judgement Street in Shullsburg, Wisconsin. Dinner is $6 for adults and $3 for ages 12 and under. To-Go Meals will be available – bring your own container. (Soups includes Cheesy Broccoli, Beef Barley, or Chicken Noodle)

Wednesday April 3rd

The University of Dubuque Department of Fine and Performing Arts presents their Spring Praise Band and Gospel Choir Concert at 7:30pm in the University’s Blades Chapel. No ticket required.

Thursday April 4th

Asbury Eagle's Club Burger Night from 5-8pm! Proceeds benefit ARK Advocates. Bake sale and 50/50 tickets during the event.

Friday April 5th

Two Performances of “An Afternoon with Mark Twain” performed by New York actor Dr. Michael Mauldin will be held in the University of Dubuque Heritage Center. Tickets available at the Farber Box Office, online at dbq.edu/HeritageCenter/PurchaseTickets/ or call 563) 585-7469. (Performances: 3:30pm and 7:30pm)

Saturday April 6th

34th Annual DubuqueLand Pheasants Forever Banquet at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds. No-Host Cocktails starting at 5:00 PM, a delicious Daryl Biechler Prime Rib or Grilled Chicken Dinner at 6:45, Great Prizes, a variety of Raffles, enjoyable Auctions, some new and different games for Adults and kids

BERNARD RESCUE UNIT AUCTION & DANCE at the Bernard Emergency Services CenterAuction starting at 7:30 p.m. and continuing through the night. Music provided by Ace Radio and TV.

The Kiwanis Family Breakfast will be held from 7:30am till 11:30am at the Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2155 University Ave. Tickets for the all-you-can-eat Breakfast are $7 for adults and $5 for ages 5 to 12 and will be available at the door. Advance tickets available from any Kiwanian, Aktion or Key City member. All proceeds support the non-profit Kiwanis Neuroscience Research Foundation. (dubuquekiwanis.org for more information)

The STEM Festival will be held from 10am till 2pm at Loras College’s Graber Center. Handson exhibits will be available for kids and their parents to learn more about Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The festival is free to attend.

Sunday April 7th

The University of Dubuque welcomes popular brass ensemble “Canadian Brass” to John and Alice Butler Hall. The group features brass standards as well as a wide-ranging library of original arrangements. Showtime is 7:30pm. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).

Friday April 12th

Trivia Night at the Meadows Golf Course at 7pm. COST: $18/person IN ADVANCE;
$20/person AT THE DOOR. Up to 10 people per team
Mulligans, games, prizes, 50/50 raffle. Teams are welcome to bring snacks for their table. CASH BAR/DRINKS-available at the Meadows
City of Asbury; Trivia Night
5290 Grand Meadow Dr, Ste #1
Asbury IA 52002
QUESTIONS? – Peggy @ 563/451-6292 or thillpdrp@aol.com
Bill @ wldoan@gmail.com
SPONSORED BY: The Residences – Luther Manor

Saturday April 13th & Saturday April 20th

2019 SPRING CLEAN-UPS at the Dubuque Arboretum 3800 Arboretum Drive from 9am till Noon followed by a free lunch.  Call 563-557-2100 to volunteer.

Saturday April 13th

Dubuque County American League baseball team steak fry fundraiser from 5p-8pm at Weber's Bar 7 Grill in Epworth. Ribeye steaks fro Silkers, cheesy potatoes and more. $18 for adults. $12 for kids 12 and under. Call 563-513-7404 for more information.

Thursday April 25th-Saturday April 27th

Epworth City Wide garage sales.  Register now at Fidelity Bank & Trust in Epworth.  Free maps available at Fidelity Bank locations.

Friday April 26th

The Dubuque Noon Lions announce Super Trivia, to be held at 7pm in the Joliet Event Center (K.C. Hall). Teams of 6-8 players will compete for prizes. There is a $100 entry fee per team. All proceeds go to benefit sight, hearing, and community projects. For entry forms please email dubuquenoonlions@gmail.com or call Marie at 563-663-0080.