City of Epworth 3-day City-Wide Garage Sale
The City of Epworth will hold a 3-day City-Wide Garage Sale September 16th, 17th, & 18th. Thursday & Friday times are 4:00pm to dusk and Saturday is from 8:00am to 11:00am. Maps to participating locations are available at Fidelity Bank and Quik ‘n Handi.
Theisen’s Home – Farm – Auto Forget-Me-Not Campaign
Theisen’s Home – Farm – Auto stores in Iowa and Wisconsin have begun their annual Forget-Me-Not campaign to raise money and awareness for the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s. They will be selling $1 Forget-Me-Nots to their customers through September 30 and donating 100% of the proceeds to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Sinsinawa Art Gallery Presents Artist Patricia Mroczka
Sinsinawa Art Gallery presents “With Every Leaf a Miracle” through October 11th. Artist Patricia Mroczka will display her watercolor and pen and ink art. The gallery is available for viewing 8:00am to 7:00pm daily. Please check their website for current COVID protocols. www.sinsinawa.org/moundcenter
University of Dubuque Event RISE ABOVE: Tuskegee Airmen. This Traveling Outdoor Exhibit
The University of Dubuque will host a free unique traveling exhibit RISE ABOVE: Tuskegee Airmen. This Traveling Outdoor Exhibit will be open to the public at the Dubuque Regional Airport, 11038 Airport Road – watch for signage. Dates and Times:
Wednesday, Sept. 29th to Friday, Oct. 1st, from 4:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturday, Oct. 2nd to Sunday, Oct. 3rd from 9:00am to 5:00pm.
Film showings will occur every 45 minutes from 9:00am to 4:30pm.
Eagle Nature Foundation Fundraiser 50/50 Raffle
The Eagle Nature Foundation (ENF) is sponsoring a new 50/50 Raffle with the tickets at $5 each. The winner’s name will be drawn during ENF’s 60th Celebration on September 11th. Send your check(s), $5 per ticket, to the Eagle Nature Foundation, 300 East Hickory Street, Apple River, IL 61001 before Sept. 11. There is no limit as to how many tickets one person can buy.
Fall Clean-up for Mt. Calvary and Mt. Olivet Cemeteries
The annual Fall Clean-up will begin on Monday October 4th and run through Friday, October 8th. Please remove all items and decorations you wish to save no later than Sunday, October 3rd. All items not removed will be discarded. Cemetery Management requests that no decorations or plantings be placed on grave sites until Saturday, October 9th.
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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Saturday, September 18, 2021 — 11:00 am - 11:59 pm
Denny Beinborn Memorial Benefit and Golf Outing
Benefit for the family of Denny Beinborn who lost his life due to Covid complications. Golf will be at 11 am at Cole Acres, Cuba City. There will be raffles, bake sale, and other activities starting at 2pm located at the Dead End, Hindu’s, Coach’s, and Doolittles in Cuba City. All drawings will start at 6pm. Karaoke at the Dead End starting at 7pm – ?
Contact Lori Freymiller at 563-542-4062 for more information.
Sunday, September 19, 2021 — 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sons of the American Legion Breakfast
Sons of the American Legion Breakfast will be held at the American Legion at 1306 Delhi Street in Dubuque. Adults: $8. Children ages 4 to 12 are $5. All proceeds will benefit Relight the Cross in Key West. (Menu: scrambled eggs, sausage, ham, pancakes and hash browns)
Sunday, September 19, 2021 — 10:30 am
St Charles Parish in Cassville Fall Festival
St Charles Parish in Cassville will host their annual Fall Festival with a BBQ Chicken Dinner served from 11:00am to 1:00pm. There will be an auction, raffles and activities planned for all ages. Bingo begins at 4:00pm.
Sunday, September 19, 2021 — 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Chili Feed at Swiss Valley Campground
A Chili Fundraiser with the Friends of Dubuque County Conservation Board will be held at Swiss Valley Park & Campground-Green Ash Pavilion. Music by Mark Zalaznik. $7 for adults and $4 for kids 12 and under For information, call (563) 556-6745.
Sunday, September 19, 2021 — 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
St. Francis de Sales Fall Festival
St. Francis de Sales will host their Fall Festival featuring dine in or carry-out pulled pork sandwich, chips, and cookie/bars. There are also games for all ages, a variety booth, basket silent auction, hamburger/brat stand, beer tent, Culver’s Sweets and Treats, and a cash raffle totaling $3,000.
Sunday, September 19, 2021 — 3:30 pm
“Benefit the Vets” Welcomes Tracy Byrd and Mike and the Moon Pies
“Benefit the Vets” welcomes Tracy Byrd and Mike and the Moon Pies to the Worthington Memorial Hall, 300 Park Drive. Doors open at 3:30pm and the show begins at 4:00pm. Tickets are available at Palace Saloon in Dyersville, Worthington City Hall and online at the Benefit the Vets Facebook page. Proceeds go to local veterans causes.
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 — 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Sinsinawa Mound Natura Divina-Wild Church: Fall Equinox.
Come to Sinsinawa Mound Center for Natura Divina-Wild Church: Fall Equinox. No registration is necessary, and a freewill offering will be accepted. Please visit www.sinsinawa.org/moundcenter more in formation and for current COVID protocols.
Saturday, September 25, 2021 — 8:30 am
Friends of the Poor Walk
The Friends of the Poor Dubuque Ccuncil is hosting their 13th annual from St. Columbkille to Murphy Park. Register at 8:30am – The Walk begins at 9:00am .All funds raised stay in the community. Register online at https://www.fopwalk.org/event/2645
Saturday, September 25, 2021 — 5:00 pm
Cascade High School Athletic Hall of Fame Inaugural Induction Ceremony
The Cascade High School Athletic Hall of Fame will hold its inaugural induction ceremony at the American Legion Post 528 Hall in Cascade. Tickets are available now at the Cascade High School main office, as well as through a link on the CHS website. The $25 ticket price includes admission to the event, a dinner and two drink tickets. A ceremony-only ticket is also available for $5.
Sunday, September 26, 2021 — 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Annual Camp Courageous Pancake Breakfast and Open House
The Annual Camp Courageous Pancake Breakfast and Open House will be held in Camp’s main lodge. Visitors will have an opportunity to tour the Camp’s facilities and recent updates, as well as enjoy a hot breakfast of pancakes, pork sausage and coffee.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 — 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Foundation for Dubuque Public Schools Annual Enhancing Excellence Luncheon
The Foundation for Dubuque Public Schools will hold their 9th Annual Enhancing Excellence Luncheon at the Grand River Center. Doors will open at 11:30am and lunch and program will run from 12:00pm to 1:00pm. This fundraiser celebrates the achievements of our public school students and highlights projects and programs that were supported by the foundation throughout the year. Visit www.dbqfoundation.org/FDPS
Friday, October 1, 2021 — 7:00 pm
Jake Dodds United Way Benefit Concert
Dubuque Bank and Trust Presents: Jake Dodds with Special Guest Adam Bartels Band who will perform a Benefit Concert for the United Way in the historic Five Flags Theater. Tickets and ticket packages are available at the Five Flags Box Office and at Ticketmaster.com. All ticket proceeds benefit the United Way.
Saturday, October 2, 2021 — 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
74th Annual Dyersville Sportsman’s Fish Fry
The 74th Annual Dyersville Sportsman’s Fish Fry will be drive-thru only and will be held at the Dyersville Commercial Club Oak Gardens. Follow the signs. Serving Cod Dinner for $13 and 12 pieces of fish for $20. Call (563) 608-2810 with questions.
Sunday, October 3, 2021 — 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
Belmont Fire/EMS Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser
The Belmont Volunteer Ambulance Service Annual All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast will be served at the Belmont Fire/EMS Station. Dine-In or Carry-outs available for a Free-Will Donation. Sponsored by the Belmont EMS. (Also scrambled eggs, ham, cheese, coffee, juice and milk.
Friday, October 8, 2021 — 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Hazel Green Freedom Flea Market and Craft Fair
The Freedom Flea Market and Craft Fair will be held in Hazel Green Wisconsin. The charities supported will be the Vets Memorial Park and Southwestern Food Pantry. (also Sat 9th and Sun 10th from 8:00am to 5:00pm)
Friday, October 8, 2021 — 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Center Grove Church Pork Chop Dinner
Center Grove Church will host their annual Pork Chop Dinner at the church located at 3140 Brunskill Rd. (next to Old Chicago). Tickets are $15 for adults and children 6-12yrs are $7, and can be purchased ahead of time or at the door. Two seating times are available: 4:00pm to 5:30pm and 5:30pm to 7:30pm.
Saturday, October 9, 2021 — 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hazel Green Freedom Flea Market and Craft Fair
The Freedom Flea Market and Craft Fair will be held in Hazel Green Wisconsin. The charities supported will be the Vets Memorial Park and Southwestern Food Pantry. (also Sun 10th from 8:00am to 5:00pm)
Sunday, October 10, 2021 — 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Hazel Green Freedom Flea Market and Craft Fair
The Freedom Flea Market and Craft Fair will be held in Hazel Green Wisconsin. The charities supported will be the Vets Memorial Park and Southwestern Food Pantry.
Sunday, October 10, 2021 — 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Guest Organist Stephen Hamilton, John and Alice Butler Pipe Organ Recital Series
The University of Dubuque welcomes Iowa native Stephen Hamilton as guest Organist for the John and Alice Butler Pipe Organ Recital Series. Some of his hundreds of international solo recitals include the Notre Dame Cathedral Paris as well as Westminster Abbey and St. Paul’s Cathedral in London. https://www.dbq.edu/HeritageCenter/LiveatHeritageCenter/
Thursday, October 14, 2021 — 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hunters Education Field Day Course
The Dubuque County Conservation Board is hosting a Hunters Education Field Day Course at the Swiss Valley Nature Center. Registration is required follow the link to sign up: https://license.gooutdoorsiowa.com/Event/ViewEvent.aspx?id=1937&fbclid=IwAR1Sh2Ti9FU_RynNBs5sWVLhWScVbaCn6P_iL6DacZ2FbSlkoHRUjA4wXM8
Saturday, October 16, 2021 — 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Out Of This World Cub-A-Ree
All Scouts and non-Scouts Kindergarten through 5th grade are invited to build and launch a rocket, compete in a space derby, navigate a space rover obstacle course, create phases of the moon, and more. Registration for youth is only $15 and includes the rocket, lunch, and activities! Family members can purchase lunch for only $5! Register at: www.scoutsiowa.org
Monday, October 18, 2021 — 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wings of Courage Play Screening with guest speaker Dr. Robert F. Jefferson, Jr.
The University of Dubuque Heritage Center presents: “Wings of Courage”, an original play from Mad River Theater Works with music telling the remarkable story of the first African American to fly a plane in combat. Also guest speaker Dr. Robert F. Jefferson, Jr.. (“Wings of Courage” is also available for viewing via paid stream from Tuesday, October 19, through Friday, November 19. Visit https://www.dbq.edu/HeritageCenter/LiveatHeritageCenter/ for more details.
Thursday, October 21, 2021 — 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
16th annual Glimmer of Hope
The 16th annual Glimmer of Hope event will be held at Dubuque Golf and Country Club. All funds raised go directly to supporting the Dubuque Y’s – Victim Services Shelter. More information available at https://dubuquey.org/glimmerofhope/
Saturday, October 30, 2021 — 6:30 pm
Galena Area Chamber of Commerce Halloween Parade.
The Galena Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting their 42nd annual Galena Halloween Parade. Shuttles will be available starting at 3:00pm from the Walmart parking lot for $5 The Chamber is asking the public to please bring in a non-perishable food item that will be donated to the local food pantry.