Low-Income Energy Assistance Program
Through the Month of April, Individuals at or below the Federal Poverty Guidelines are eligible to apply for the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program facilitated through the Hawkeye Area Community Action Program. Persons in Dubuque, Delaware, Jones and Jackson counties can download an application and get complete information at www.hacap.org/energy
Support Make-A-Wish Iowa’s Dubuque Campaign’s Silent Auction
Support Make-A-Wish Iowa’s Dubuque Campaign’s Celebration of Wishes from February 22nd through March 8th. Join their Event Page on Facebook at Facebook.com/MakeAWish.iowa or text WISH to 7 4 1 2 1 to register for the Silent Auction.
Daffodil Days Campaign
Daffodil Days Campaign will be held March 2nd and 3rd. To place an order mail your check made payable to the American Cancer Society to: American Cancer Society Discovery Shop, Attn: Jodi Federspiel, 2197 University Avenue Suite B., Dubuque, IA 52001. You may also email, firstname.lastname@example.org, and you will be sent a link for payment. All proceeds will benefit the mission of the American Cancer Society and Relay For Life. (Gift of Gratitude: $10, Gift of Hope Bouquets: $20, Your Way Bouquet: $10 or Show You Care Box: $250-$500)
Girl Scout Cookies
Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois invite you to order your Girl Scout Cookies with a local Scout or order online at https://www.girlscouts.org/ Orders accepted thru March 14.
Help Support The Ohnward Fine Arts Center
The Ohnward Fine Arts Center has received a charitable contribution in the amount of $20,000 from Gary and Marilyn Drew. They are asking the Center to come up with a matching $20,000 of its own donations by April 30th. The Ohnward Fine Arts Center is a non-profit 501 C3 which means all donations are tax deductible. Any questions can be directed to the executive director Richard Hall. Call (563) 652-9815 or at Director@ohnwardfineartscenter.com.
Dubuque PONY Baseball League Registration
Registration for the 2021 Dubuque PONY baseball league is open now through March 26. All Tri-State youth ages 4-14 are eligible to register and all players will get the opportunity to play. Visit www.dbqpony.org for details and to register. All games are held at Derby Grange Golf and Recreation from late April through the end of June.
Dubuque Girls Independent League Summer League Registration
Dubuque Girls Independent League Summer League Registration is Now Open. To register, or for more information, visit http://www.dgilsoftball.com.
Caregiver Support Group for Caregivers of Dementia Patients/Family Members
24-Hour Care and Oak Park Place host a Caregiver Support group for caregivers taking care of Dementia Patients/family members conducted by trained facilitators. Join them virtually the last Friday of each month at 1:00pm. Contact Sara Kirkpatrick or Nicole Karberg for log in information.
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Project Recovery Wisconsin.
Are you feeling stressed or anxious because of the pandemic? Many farmers and farmworkers are experiencing the same feelings of exhaustion, irritability, anger, sleeplessness, and worry. Free, confidential support is available through Project Recovery Wisconsin. Call 833-FARM-HELP to connect with an outreach worker.
Wednesday, February 24, 2021 — 6:00 pm
Carnegie-Stout Public Library Free Live Virtual Event
The Carnegie-Stout Public Library will host a live, virtual event with stage, television, and voice actor Rebecca Gibel This free virtual event will be conducted through Zoom, so internet access and an email address are required to attend. Please register in advance via the online calendar at www.dubuque.lib.ia.us.
Thursday, February 25, 2021 — 4:00 pm
Registrations Due for Sinsinawa Mound Virtual Retreat
Today is the registration deadline for ‘Pause: A Season to Breathe’ Virtual Retreat with Sinsinawa Mound Center which will be held from 10:00am to Noon Feb. 27th. The fee is $25 per person. Register by calling (608) 748-4411 or visit www.sinsinawa.org/moundcenter.
Thursday, February 25, 2021 — 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Grant County Master Gardeners’ Virtual Triple Speaker Series.
Grant County Master Gardeners invite you to join their virtual, Triple Speaker Series. Sessions are free and open to all. Registration is required. Register by calling (608)723-2125 or email: email@example.com Zoom link will be sent, via email, to registered participants. Live sessions 6:30pm-7:30pm. Tonight, “Planning the Apothecary Garden” with Linda Conroy will be featured.
Friday, February 26, 2021 — 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Clement’s Parish- Bankston, IA Fish Fry
St. Clement’s Parish, Bankston, will hold a drive thru only Fish Fry with deep-fried Icelandic cod and sides and dessert. The cost is $13 for a single meal or $25 for a 12 pc bucket of fish. Cash or check acceptable.
Monday, March 1, 2021 — 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center/Key West Fire Blood Drive
Key West Fire Department will host a Community Blood Drive 10640 Lake Eleanor Rd, inside the MVRBC Donor Bus. To donate, click here to schedule : https://login.bloodcenter.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/94538 You may also schedule by calling Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at 1-800-747-5401. Masks and appointments are required.
Friday, March 5, 2021 — 6:00 pm
Saturday, March 6, 2021 — 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Swiss Valley Nature Center Event
The Dubuque County Conservation Board in conjunction with Dubuqueland Pheasants Forever is offering the annual Becoming an Outdoor Woman event at the Swiss Valley Nature Center. Registration required as space is limited . Visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/137816186925
Saturday, March 6, 2021 — 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
St. Donatus Catholic Church Drive Thru Steak Fry
St Donatus Catholic Church Drive Thru Steak Fry features your choice of Kalmes ribeye steak or 2 chicken breast, baked potato, vegetable salad and dinner roll for $20. Serving from 4:30pm to 8:00pm. You may also purchase chances to win $250.
Saturday, March 6, 2021 — 6:30 pm
Make-A-Wish Iowa’s Dubuque Gala
Join the Make-A-Wish Iowa’s Dubuque Gala Event Page on Facebook at Facebook.com/MakeAWish.iowa or text WISH to 7 4 1 2 1 to register for the silent auction. Tune in to the Facebook live at 6:30pm for the premiere of wish kid Lincoln’s inspirational story. You can be a part of life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.
Thursday, March 25, 2021 — 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Grant County Master Gardeners’ Virtual Triple Speaker Series
Grant County Master Gardeners invite you to join their virtual, Triple Speaker Series. Sessions are free and open to all. Registration is required. Register by calling (608)723-2125 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org Zoom link will be sent, via email, to registered participants. Live sessions 6:30pm-7:30pm. Tonight, “Web of Life” with Christopher & Emily Appelman will be featured.