A List of Tri State Happenings
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Ongoing Through August 4, 2017
American Trust in Dyersville is selling antique tractor toys at their highway 136 branch in Dyersville now through August 4th with proceeds benefiting the American Cancer Society.
Ongoing Through August 11, 2017
United Way and The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Dubuque are offering free summer meals for children from the ages of 6 to 18. Families are able to find free summer meals sites by calling 563-585-0599 ext. 10 or going to boysgirlsdubuque.com and clicking on the meals icon.
East Mill Bakeshop on Grandview Avenue hosts Monday Night Market from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM every Monday. The market will have produce, flowers, treats, crafts, and more.
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Asbury Eagles Club will host a steak dinner on the patio from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM with proceeds benefitting the Asbury Eagles Club. Johnnie Walker will be performing live music from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. For more information call Pat Ready at 563-543-3159.
Monday, July 24 Through Friday, July 28, 2017
Students entering 3rd through 6th grade are eligible to enroll in the University of Iowa’s Wildlife Camp at Mines of Spain State Park. Campers will have five days of learning about Mines of Spain State Park in Dubuque, IA and its natural environments through recreational and educational activities. Camps will run from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM. To register or learn more go to recserv.uiowa.edu/wildlife-camps-state-parks
Sunday, July 30, 2017
Beginning at 11:00 AM the Epworth Gun Club will host an all you can eat sweet corn boil, along with hot dogs and hamburgers. Trapshooting will be open to all during the boil. The boil will be free for all.
Monday, July 31 Through Friday, August 4, 2017
SASC of Dubuque would like to remind everyone that July 31st to August 4th is Responsible Gaming Education Week. This week is to spread awareness and promote support available to those affected by problem gambling.
Friday, August 4 Through Sunday, August 6, 2017
The annual St. Donatus Community Club Picnic will be held at the St. Donatus ballpark in St. Donatus, IA. There will be a family softball tournament held all weekend, kids games on Sunday, food and drinks. Admission is free for members and only $1 for non-members.
Friday, August 4, 2017
The Dyersville area relay for life from 6:00 PM to Midnight on August 4th at Beckman Catholic High School. There will be a survivor’s ceremony at 7:00. There will be a car show from 6-9, with the luminary ceremony to begin at dusk and Shrek to follow that. There will be food and drinks at the event for purchase with proceeds benefitting the American Cancer Society.
Monday, August 7, 2017
Thunder Hills Country Club in Peosta hosts the 14th Annual Golf Classic benefiiting the Dubuque Community YMCA/YWCA. Golfing takes place August 7th at Thunder Hills. For more information contact Abbey Degenhardt at 563-556-3371 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, August 20, 2017
The Holiday Gardens Event Center in Potosi, WI hosts their fourth annual car show August 20th from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Gates open at 8:00 AM with judging beginning at noon. For more information call Schelley Schoville at 608-732-0030.
Sunday, September 10, 2017
The University of Dubuque’s ROTC program hosts a 9/11 car show dedicated to those who lost their lives on September 11th, 2001. The event will run from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on September 10th, with a $5 registration fee at the entrance. The car show will be held on Sinsiniwa Avenue in East Dubuque, IL.
Sunday, October 8, 2017
From 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM on October 8th, Holy Spirit Parish will hold a chili cookoff at the Holy Trinity Church. Chili Roasters will compete for first, second, and third place, as well as people’s choice award. The event will be $5 for all you can eat chili. There will also be a raffle, bakery, silent auction, bingo, candy wheel, and more. For more information contact Jerry Schroeder at 563-690-8454 or Marlene Woller at 563-542-2460.
Thursday, October 12, 2017
The YWCA of Dubuque hosts the Glimmer of Hope Fashion Show on October 12th at 7:00 PM, with doors opening at 6:00 PM, at the Hotel Julien Dubuque Ballroom. Funds from the show will benefit the Dubuque Community YMCA/YWCA Victim Services Shelter.