Community Calendar

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Ballroom Dance • May 21 — 5-8 PM • Happy’s Place, Dubuque • The event includes ballroom dance, country, Chicago stepping music and line dance. • Ph. (563) 599-0197

Saint Donatus Community Club Friday Coed Softball League • May 24 - Aug. 9 — 7-10 PM • 119 Main St., Saint Donatus • We are looking for teams for Friday night coed softball. Cost is $300. We are only 12 miles south of Dubuque. Available: $2 beer. • Ph. (563) 599-4936

Linwood Cemetery Association Memorial Day Avenue of Flags Event • May 27 — 9:45-11 AM • 2736 Windsor Ave. • free and open to the public. The guest speaker will be Brigadier General Robert Felderman (retired). The Dubuque Hempstead High School Band and Hempstead Choir will perform. • Ph. (563) 582-1289 • linwoodcemetery.us

Dubuque Swiss Valley Bee Club Monthly Meeting • May 28 — 6:30-7:30 PM • Swiss Valley Nature Center, 13606 Swiss Valley Rd., Dubuque • Beekeepers and anyone interested in beekeeping are welcome to join us for monthly meetings the fourth Tuesday of each month. There are no dues or fees. • Ph. (563) 271-3572

Friends of Carnegie-Stout Public Library Members Book Pre-Sale • May 30 — 2:30-7:30 PM • Carnegie-Stout Public Library, 11th and Bluff St. • Memberships for $5 are available at the door. A huge selection of books, DVDs, CDs, audio books, children's books and more will be priced to sell. Proceeds benefit library programs. • Ph. (563) 589-4313 • www.dubuque.lib.ia.us

American Cancer Society Relay For Life • May 31 — 6-10 PM • Washington Park, 700 Locust St. • The Relay For Life movement is American Cancer Society’s signature fundraiser dedicated to helping communities attack cancer. • Ph. (800) 227-2345 • relayforlife.org/dubuqueia

Friends of Carnegie-Stout Public Library Book Sale • May 31 (10 AM - 5 PM) & June 1 (10 AM - 1 PM) • Carnegie-Stout Public Library, 11th and Bluff St. • Free admission. Shop a huge selection of books, DVDs, CDs, audio books, children's books and more—all priced to sell. Proceeds benefit library programs. • Ph. (563) 589-4313 • www.dubuque.lib.ia.us

Fly-By-Night Productions Presents "Shipwrecked!" An Entertainment by Donald Margulies • May 31 - June 8 — 7:30-10 PM • The Bijou Room, Five Flags, 405 Main St. • Shows are at 7:30 p.m. May 31 and June 1, 7 & 8, and 2 p.m. June 2. Tickets are $20. “Shipwrecked” examines how far we’re willing to blur the line between fact and fiction to leave our mark on the world. • Ph. (563) 599-9486 • www.flybynightdubuque.com

Hawkeye Vintage Farm Machinery Association Tractor Pull • Sunday, June 2 — 10:30 AM • Peosta, IA • food & drink available on grounds

Storybook Hill Children's Zoo Fun Day • June 2 — 11 AM - 2 PM • 12201 N. Cascade Rd., Dubuque • It's the annual Fun Day to celebrate the opening of the zoo. There will be train rides, refreshments, games and food for the entire family. Come see the new additions to the children's zoo. • Ph. (563) 588-2551

East Dubuque District Library Toddler Time • June 3 — 10:30-11 AM • 122 Wisconsin Ave., East Dubuque • Join us for stories, fingerplays, music and crafts! • Ph. (815) 747-3052 • edlibrary.org

East Dubuque District Library Book Club • June 4 — 6:30-7 PM • 122 Wisconsin Ave., East Dubuque • Join us for lively discussion and snacks! • Ph. (815) 747-3052 • edlibrary.org

North Star Community Services "Shrek the Musical, Jr." • June 5 — 7-8:30 PM • Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center, Cedar Falls • This family-friendly musical comedy follows the quest of an ogre and a donkey who set off to save a princess from a dragon. • Ph. (319) 236-0901 • www.northstarcs.org

Iowa Master Naturalists Classes • Every Monday, starting June 10 through Aug. 26 — 6-9 PM • Swiss Valley Nature Center, near Dubuque • Registration now open. $250 covers 40 hours of instruction and all materials. • For more information or to register, visit iowamasternaturalists.org

Clutterers/Hoarders Anonymous Meeting • every Monday — 7:15 PM • Mt. Carmel's Caritas Studio, 1130 Carmel Dr. • this 12-step program is open to all • Ph. Dolores Becker, B.V.M., at 563-556-3240 Ext. 4126