A List of Tri State Happenings

Tri State Happenings/WJOD

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Tue Sept 18

Grant Country Relay For Life is having there 2019 Relay For Life Committee Meeting. Meeting is held at Mound City Motor Branch in Platteville Wisconsin at 6pm.  Committee Meeting is Open to the Public. Relay for LIfe will be held Mar 29 2019 at 6pm  UWP William Fieldhouse in Platteville. We also invite anyone from Iowa County to join us also.

Wed Sept 19th

Cuba City United Methodist Church will hold their annual Pasty Supper from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm featuring cole slaw, homemade pie and cake. The price is $9 for adults and $4.50 for kids ages 5 to 12. (The Church is located at 401 South Main Street, Cuba City, Wisconsin)

Sat Sept 22nd

“Bloktoberfest” will be held in the Millwork district starting at 11am. The Dubuque Jaycees in conjunction with 7 Hills Brewing Company and Olliewood Action sports are bringing together local breweries, restaurants, music, BMX and skateboarding for a free festival with activities for the whole family. Visit dbqbloktoberfest .com for more event details.

The 12th annual Galena Oktoberfest will be held in Galena’s Depot Park from 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm . Admission is $5 for adults & teens and free for children 12 and younger. There will be a ceremonial tapping of the keg, non-stop live music, wiener dog races, polka lessons and a free use of bounce house & games for kids.

Sun Sept 23rd

The Gramercy Park Gala will be held at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds and Event Center from 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Featuring the Eddy Howard Orchestra. Tickets: $10 in Advance or $12 at the Door. Proceeds go to the maintenance and restoration of Gramercy Park, East Dubuque. (For advance tickets call Jerry at (815) 747-3196.)

Tue Sept 25th

Babies and their caregivers are welcome to participate in a 30-minute tour of the Dubuque Museum of Art from 9:00 am - 9:30 am. Exhibitions, focused on shapes, colors and textures. Baby and Me tours are offered every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Advance registration required. Register by calling the museum at 563-557-1851

Wed Sept 26th

Newsletter Labeling Power Hour, DCRTL Office, 9am. 40 Days for Life Begins Around the World

Thur Sept 27th

The National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium will host “Drinks with Da Vinci” from 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm at the Museum’s River Center. Tour the Da Vinci exhibit, sample wines and light refreshments. More information at rivermuseum.com/davinci

Sinsinawa Memory Café will be held Thursday, Sept. 27, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. The Mound Memory Walk that supports people with Alzheimer’s and dementia, those caring for them, and area support programs. We’re walking in memory of Sister Mary O’Donnell, OP (1929-2018). To join our team, go online to http://support.alzwisc.org/goto/sinsinawasteppers . For more information, contact Coni LaBarbera at 608-748-4411, ext. 188, or visit our website at www.sinsinawa.org/moundcenter. Sinsinawa Mound, the Motherhouse for the Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters, is located in southwest Wisconsin on County Road Z, off Highway 11, about five miles northeast of Dubuque.

Dubuque County Right to Life Trip to Cedar Rapids for the 40 Days for Life, 10am-12pm.

Sat Sept 29th

The Dubuque Phlockers will host their annual fundraiser “One Particular Harbour” starting aboard the American Lady at 3:00pm and then continuing at Catfish Charlie’s within the Dubuque Yacht Basin starting around 5:00pm. There will be silent auctions, raffle items, food, drinks and much more. This year’s beneficiary will be Special Spaces of Dubuque. For more information and tickets visit dbqphlockers.org.

Sun Sept 30th

The 3rd annual Steeple Square Community Fest will be held from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm on the Steeple Square campus located on 16th Street between White and Jackson Streets. This free, family-friendly event will feature activities for both children and adults, including music, inflatables, games, door prizes, a petting zoo and food.

The Dubuque Chorale and Cadenza Songfest will be held from 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. Performers include the Julien Chamber Choir, Music Men Barbershop Chorus, and collegiate choirs from Clarke University, Emmaus Bible College, Loras College, University of Dubuque, and University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

Oct 2 & Oct 6th

Girls Scouts of Dubuque will hold upcoming discovery events on October 2 at Westminster Presbyterian Church and October 6 at Grand River Conference Center for all girls and their families in Dubuque.  At the event, girls will meet their new friends through fun activities and parents will learn about volunteer opportunities to make their daughter’s experience in Girl Scouts possible. For more info call 563-823-9940 Ext 327 or 563-940-9635

Thur Oct 4th

 Membership Event, Tammy Kobza with STOP ERA Information, DCRTL Office, 7pm

Fri Oct 5th

Registration and Down Payment is Due to DCRTL for the March for Life in Washington D.C.

Sun Oct 7th

Respect Life Sunday.   Life Chain in Dubuque & Dyersville, 2-3pm.   Lifesaver Sunday in area churches.

Fri Oct 12th

Gosnell the Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer Movie Released In Theaters!

Sat Oct 13th

ARK Advocates is hosting its 2nd annual Roll N Shoot wheelchair basketball fundraising event on Saturday, October 13th at Courtside Sports Bar & Grill. All proceeds from this event will stay local to support individuals with disabilities in our community with respite, financial assistance, adaptive sports and lending library equipment. There is still time for teams to register for the event at www.arkadvocates.org. Teams will be able to “roll” in someone else’s shoes during the 3-on-3 wheelchair basketball tournament that will take place on two courts. This is designed for able-bodied team members to gain perspective of persons with disabilities. Team registration is $300, with a limit of 10 teams of 3- 10 players each. Phone: 563-556-1785

Oct 14th

Charlotte’s Coffee House on 11th and White burned and everything  was destroyed from the inside-out. Fundraiser October 14th from 12pm-6pm at the 7 Hills Event Room at 1098 Jackson St. There will be live music from Elizabeth Mary from 3-6. There will also be a silent auction and a bake sale. Anyone who would like to donate to either of those is welcome to contact, Mariah Pape, at (563) 580-0382.

Tues Oct 16th

Dubuque County Right to Life Pro-Life Day of Silent Solidarity

Wed Oct 17th Oct- Fri Oct 19th

Pro-Life Awareness Speaker, Georgette Forney, in Several Area Schools

Fri Oct 19th

Respect Life Lunch & Dinner Cruise, American Lady Cruises, 12pm and 6:30pm

Thur Oct 25th

DCRTL Handing Out Educational Lollipops at the Dubuque Fairgrounds’ Annual Trunk or Treat, 5:30pm-7:30pm

Oct 14th

Charlotte’s Coffee House on 11th and White burned and everything  was destroyed from the inside-out. Fundraiser October 14th from 12pm-6pm at the 7 Hills Event Room at 1098 Jackson St. There will be live music from Elizabeth Mary from 3-6. There will also be a silent auction and a bake sale. Anyone who would like to donate to either of those is welcome to contact, Mariah Pape, at (563) 580-0382.

Sat Nov 3rd

Hannah Widmeier benefit at Courtside from 1pm-9pm. Live and Silent Auction.  Hannah is recovering from a car accident that caused a traumatic brain injury. For more information call 563-580-8286 or 563-590-9694