A List of Tri State Happenings

Tri State Happenings/WJOD

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Thru February 29th

Registration is underway for Dubuque Summer League Softball. Register online at dgilsoftball.com.

Wednesday February 26th

Benton United Methodist Church will host a Soup and Sandwich Supper from 4:30pm till 6:30pm at the Church’s Fellowship Hall located on E. Main Street in Benton. There is no charge. All donations will support church repairs.

Ash Wednesday services at St. Peter Lutheran Church will be offered at 11:30am and 6:30pm.

The Southwest Health Healthy Living Group will meet at 1pm at Southwest Health in lower level conference room B. The Healthy Living Group hosts a monthly educational forum for people who are living with diabetes. Meetings are held at the Platteville campus on 1400 East Side Road and are free and open to everyone. (For further details on the program call 608-342-4709.)

Thursday February 27th
If you have ever dreamed of making fresh-baked scones but aren’t sure where to begin, join Convivium Urban Farmstead for this hands-on introductory class from 6pm till 8:30pm where Chef Saralyn will teach you everything you need to know to make a variety of sweet and savory from scratch.
La Salle Catholic School in Holy Cross, IA, Spring Social and Auction at 6pm. The evening will consist of a social hour, entertainment by Mark Zalaznik, dinner catered by Neumann's Bar & Grill starting at 7pm including Ribeye steak, chicken, coleslaw, baked potatoes, rice, vegetables, rolls and homemade desserts. La Salle Spring Social will have a silent auction starting at 6pm and live auction starting at 8pm. To RSVP call La Salle Catholic School at (563)870-2405 with your dinner reservation.
Friday February 28th
St. Joseph’s Parish Fish Fry will be held from 4pm till 8pm in St. Joseph’s School, Sinsinawa, WI. Serving deep fried and baked cod, sides and dessert. There will also be games and refreshments in the gym. Proceeds go to St. Joseph’s School. (Carry-outs available 3:30pm to 6:00pm. Call ( 608)-748-4442.
St. Luke’s Fabulous Fridays 2020 Artist Performance Series is a free event held at 12:05pm at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church 1199 Main. Desserts and coffee follow. Donations accepted for People In Need and church Jesus Fund. (Performers: University of Dubuque Chamber Singers – Kristen Eby, director)
St. John Placid Catholic Church in Epworth will host a Cod Fish Fry prepared by Far Fry from 4:30pm till 8pm. There will be a variety of homemade desserts and fresh/frozen homemade pies for Sale. The cost is $11 for adults and $5 for kids ages 5 to 10. Carry-out are $12.
Saturday February 29th
 Iowa Co. 4H Horse Project TACK SALE 9 a.m.–1 p.m.at DODGEVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 404 N. JOHNSON STREET • DODGEVILLE, WISCONSIN. New & Used Tack • Stable Supplies • Show Clothing Model Horses • Gifts & Accessories • All things Horsey! For info. or exhibitor contract call Deena Vinger 608-574-5453.
The 100th Anniversary Celebration of the Kiwanis Club of Dubuque will be held from 5:30pm till 9pm at the Dubuque Shooting Society.
Sunday March 1st
Annual Bernard Fireman's Breakfast at St. Patrick's Garryowen Parish Hall from 7:30am till 11:30am.  Ham, Sausage, Scrambled eggs, Homemade rolls and more.  $7 for adults and $3 for kids age 5-12.
Thursday March 5th
Asbury Eagles Club Burger Night from 5 till 8pm. Burger, fries, salad bar and dessert.  $9 for adults. $5 for kids 10 and under. Proceeds benefit the Sting Ray Softball Team.
Hempstead High School presents: “Fiddler on the Roof “ at 7pm in the Hempstead High School Auditorium. (Additional shows: Fri 3/6 and Sat 3/7 at 7:00pm and Sun 3/8 at 2:00pm)
Friday March 6th
Holy Ghost-Immaculate Conception in Kieler will hold a Fish Fry and Silent Auction from 4:30pm till 8:30pm at the school located at WI 3685 County HHH.  Serving baked and fried cod, sides and dessert. Silent auction is 4:30-7:30pm. Cost is $13 for adults, $7 for 6-12 and $3 for 2-5. Carry-outs: $14.
The 3-day Hawkeye Fly Fishing Association Annual Meeting and Fly Fishing Show will be held from 5:30pm till 9pm at the Dubuque Best Western Plus hotel, 3100 Dodge Street. Come experience all you ever wanted to know about fishing the Driftless Area and raise funds for Iowa stream conservation work.  More information available at hawkeyeyshing .com (Saturday time is 8:30am to 3:30pm and Sunday time is 8:30am to Noon)
St. Luke’s Fabulous Fridays 2020 Artist Performance Series is a free event held at 12:05pm at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church 1199 Main. Desserts and coffee follow. Donations accepted for People In Need and church Jesus Fund. (Performer: Rebecca Christian, poetry and story telling)
Saturday March 7th
Steak Fry & Social catered by Kalmes Restaurant at the St. Donatus Catholic Church Parish Center, St. Donatus, Iowa from 4:30 to 8:00 PM. Advance tickets available at Kalmes Restaurant, B&G Feeds or call Mike Theisen @ 590-3304.
Corned beef & cabbage dinner from 5:00-7:30 p.m. at the Eagle’s Club on Century Drive (behind the Kennedy Mall). $9.00 for adults. $4.50 for children 11 & under. All proceeds go to the VETERANS FREEDOM CENTER.
Benefit for 13 year old Dylan Sparks from Noon till 6pm at Fast Freddy's at 3130 Jackson Street.  Dylan is battling cancer.  Silent Auction, 50/50 raffle, bake sale and more.  Additional info at 563-495-1120.
Becoming an Outdoor Woman winter workshop from 9:30am till 2:30pm at the Swiss Valley Nature Center.  Sessions include Cooking Wild Game, Mountain Biking, wood printing and more! Register online at GetmeRegistered.com. Or by calling 563-556-6745. Sponsored by Pheasants Forever and the Dubuque County Conservation Board.
River Bluffs Chapter Banquet "Good Time, Great Cause" at the Peosta Community Center starting at 5pm. Prime rib dinner catered by Poor Man's Catering. More info at 515-290-2531.
The Dubuque Museum of Art welcomes you to decompress and rejuvenate with an hour of Yoga and Art from 2pm till 3pm. Bring your own mat, beginners welcome. Non-members $10, Members FREE.
Monday March 9th
Noon Lions club is sponsoring a community night at the Pizza's Ranch on Monday, March 9 from 4 to 8. All tips that evening go to the Lions Club.  Members will be the wait staff for evening. One hundred percent of donations given to the Lions club are used for programs and charitable contributions to organizations.
Wednesday March 11th
You’re invited to a Free Community Movie Night at the Five Flags Theater on Wednesday, March 11th at 6pm. The movie is the 1982 classic “E.T. Dubuque Leisure Services will also provide free popcorn and water.
Thursday March 12th
Pizza night at the Asbury Eagles Club from 5pm till 8pm.  Large pizza for $15. Small pizza $9.  Carryout available for $1 more.
Friday March 13th
St. Luke’s Fabulous Fridays 2020 Artist Performance Series is a free event held at 12:05pm at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church 1199 Main. Desserts and coffee follow. Donations accepted for People In Need and church Jesus Fund. Performers: Dubuque Senior High School Jazz Band.
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST in Peosta hosting a Fish Fry from 4:30–8:00 pm in Shannon Hall. Adults – $12.00 • Children 5-12 – $6.00 4 & Under – FREE.  Fried Cod, Baked Cod or Grilled Cheese, Hash Browns, Baked Potatoes, Coleslaw, Applesauce, Corn, Rolls, Desserts & Beverages CARRY OUTS AVAILABLE!
Sts. Andrew-Thomas Parish of Potosi, Wisconsin is sponsoring a Lenten Fish Fry from 5pm till 7:30pm at Sts. Andrew-Thomas School. Price: $11 for Adults & $5.50 for Children ages 3 to12. A child’s plate of hot dog & chips is $2.50. (Carry Outs Available)
Friday March 20th
St. Luke’s Fabulous Fridays 2020 Artist Performance Series is a free event held at 12:05pm at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church 1199 Main. Desserts and coffee follow. Donations accepted for People In Need and church Jesus Fund. (Performers: Marcia Martin, bassoon; Roxanne Rollefson, soprano)
Saturday March 21st
A Bowling Fundraiser for the Arthritis Foundation will be held at 1pm at Creslanes Bowling 255 S. Main Street.  Entry is 20 per person for 4 games of bowling & shoes. The event will be an 8 pin tournament for women and 9 pin tournament for men. There will also be a bake sale and raffle items. To sign up early call (563) 583-9766 or stop at Creslanes.
Join the UD Wind and Jazz Ensembles as they present "Showstoppers: Music of Stage and Screen including selections from Star Wars, Willy Wonka, West Side Story, and more. Showtime is 3pm.  Free popcorn and beverages at intermission.
The 2nd Annual Community Wellness Expo at the Five Flags Center in Dubuque. The event is open to the public, family friendly, and FREE to attend! The Community Wellness Expo is designed to help raise awareness and connect the community to resources which contribute to overall health and well-being. The Expo will offer a wide range of free screenings, tests, presentations, demonstrations, activities, products, samples and resources from over 100 different practitioners, businesses, agencies, organizations, and non-profits in/around the Dubuque area.All proceeds from the event will go to benefit the Dubuque Regional Humane Society (https://www.dbqhumane.org/).
Friends of the Platte River will hold their annual Spaghetti Dinner from 5pm till 7:30pm at the Pioneer Lanes Bowling Alley located at 1185 US-151 Business, Platteville, WI.
Sunday March 22nd
The Galena-Jo Daviess County Historical Society annual “History Matters” Winter Program Series at 3pm.  It will feature “Women’s Suffrage and the League of Women Voters” at Galena Middle School, 230 Franklin St. Galena. All the programs are free to the public and will have light refreshments. For more information contact the Historical Society at (815) 777-9129 or info@galenahistorymuseum.org.
Thursday March 26th
Chicken Night at the Asbury Eagles Club from 5pm till 8pm. 4-piece meal for $11. 2-piece meal for $2.  Proceeds benefit "Make a Wish".
Friday March 27th
St. Luke’s Fabulous Fridays 2020 Artist Performance Series is a free event held at 12:05pm  at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church 1199 Main. Desserts and coffee follow. Donations accepted for People In Need and church Jesus Fund.  (Performers: Upper Main Street Jazz and Swing Band – Ric Jones, leader).
Saturday March 28th

Lego Time at the Brickl Memorial Library in Dickeyville from 9:30 am until 11:00 am.!

 Thursday April 2nd
Asbury Eagles Club Burger Night from 5 till 8pm. Burger, fries, salad bar and dessert.  $9 for adults. $5 for kids 10 and under. Proceeds benefit Dubuque Figure Skating.
Saturday April 4th
Asbury Eagles Club Soup Cook-Off from Noon till 4pm. All participants are welcomed. $5 to sample and vote for your favorite.  Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.
Thursday April 10th
Asbury Eagles Club "All You Can Eat" Fish Fry from 5 till 8pm. $13 for adults and $7 for kids 10 and under.  Proceeds benefit "Make a Wish".
Thursday April 16th
Pizza night at the Asbury Eagles Club from 5pm till 8pm.  Large pizza for $15. Small pizza $9.  Carryout available for $1 more.
Saturday April 25th
Lego Time at the Brickl Memorial Library in Dickeyville from 9:30 am until 11:00 am.!
Saturday May 2nd
UnityPoint Health – Finley Health Foundation welcomes Grammy nominated Wilson Phillips as the feature act for their annual Miracles on the Mississippi Gala at the Diamond Jo Casino. To purchase tickets, contact the Finley Health Foundation RSVP and Ticket Line at (563) 557-2700 or email Finleyhealthfoundation@unitypoint.org. (The event schedule includes the Miracles on the Mississippi Gala program with hors d’oeuvres and refreshments and live auction).
Saturday May 23rd
Lego Time at the Brickl Memorial Library in Dickeyville from 9:30 am until 11:00 am.!