Community Calendar

This is a listing of events from area non-profit organizations.

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Dubuque County Library District Shark Attack! • Sept. 18 — 4-5 PM • Asbury Programming Room, 5290 Grand Meadow Dr. • Interactive program on a different shark topic each session. For first through fifth grades. • Ph. (563) 582-0008 • www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us

Dubuque County Library District 2017 Tax Reform • Sept. 18 — 6-7 PM • Asbury Programming Room, 5290 Grand Meadow Dr. • How will the new tax reform affect you? This workshop, presented by Tim Zauche, Thrivent rep, will provide you with information to help you prepare for the changes to our tax laws. Open to the public. • Ph. 563-582-0008 or www.dbqcolib.lib.ia.us

Loras College YDSA and Dubuque Democratic Socialists Strategies for Nonviolent Resistance: A conversation with Paul Engler • Sept. 20 — 6- 8 PM • Loras College, Wahlert Hall, Room 101 • Ph. (563) 588-0418 • www.dbqdayofpeace.org

Ballroom Dance Ballroom Dance • Sept. 18 — 5-8 PM • Happy’s Place • Enjoy ballroom, country and line dancing; requests; and food. • Ph. (563) 599-0197

Dubuque Day of Peace 100 thousand Poets for Change • Sept. 18 — 7-8 PM • The Smokestack, 62 E. Seventh St. • An international grassroots educational organization focusing on the arts, especially poetry, music and the literary arts. It was founded in 2011 and focuses on a worldwide event each September. • Ph. (563) 495-5425 • www.dbqdayofpeace.org

Fly-By-Night Productions Presents "The Moors" • Sept. 21 & 22 and Sept. 28 & 29 at 7:30 PM and Sept. 23 at 2 PM • Bijou Room, Five Flags Center, 405 Main St. • “The Moors—A Gothic Mystery,” a dark tragi-comedy about love by Jen Silverman. Mature content. Tickets: $20. • Ph. (563) 599-9486 • www.flybynightdubuque.com

Rockdale United Methodist Church Annual Giveaway • Sept. 22 — 7:30-11:30 AM • 1500 Old Mill Road • Giveaway of clothing, household items, inside/outside decor and miscellaneous goods. All are welcome. • Ph. (563) 556-3056 • rdcgumc.org

Tri-State Independent Blind Society Bingo Appreciation Night • Sept. 22 — 5:30--10 PM • 1068 Cedar Cross Rd. • There will be free coffee and a small bag of candy and free coupons for daubbers, hot dogs, popcorn or paperback books. Come play bingo and be a winner. • Ph. (563) 556-8746 • www.tristateblind.org

East Dubuque District Library Toddler Time • Sept. 24 — 10:30-11 AM • 122 Wisconsin Ave., East Dubuque • Toddler story, music and craft time. • Ph. (815) 747-3052 • edlibrary.org

East Dubuque District Library Yoga • Sept. 24 — 5:45-6:30 PM • 122 Wisconsin Ave., East Dubuque • Cost is $5. • Ph. (815) 747-3052 • edlibrary.org

Dubuque Area Congregations United Meeting • Sept. 25 — 7-8:30 PM • Steeple Square, 105 E. 15th St. • Delegates and new faith groups are invited. Program: Poverty and Housing. Speaker: Kathy Flynn, OP, of Opening Doors. Donations of nonperishable items will be accepted for the Dubuque Food Pantry. • Ph. (563) 599-5205 • www.dacuonline.org

Canticle of Creation Center Season of Creation • Sept. 25 — 6:30-7:30 PM • 3390 Windsor Ave. • Christians around the world unite to pray and care for creation during the Season of Creation. Come join us in prayer and action to protect creation. • Ph. (563) 583-9786 • www.osfdbq.org/canticleofcreation

East Dubuque District Library Adult Coffee and Crafts • Sept. 27 — 11 AM - Noon • 122 Wisconsin Ave., East Dubuque • Join us to make art with Liquid Color this month. • Ph. (815) 747-3052 • edlibrary.org

St. Joseph Church Key West Rosary Society Annual Fall Craft Fair and Bake Sale • Sept. 29 — 9 AM - 3 PM • St. Joseph Key West school gym, 10270 Key West Drive, Dubuque • Several crafts, handmade greeting cards, produce, baked goods and home canning will be for sale at the Annual Fall Craft Fair and Bake Sale. Lunch will be available for purchase. • Ph. (563) 582-7392 • www.stjosephkeywest.com

Galena Jo-Daviess County Historical Society 2018 Tour of Historic Galena Homes • Sept. 29-30 — 9 AM - 5 PM • 211 S. Bench St., Galena • Selected owners of Galena’s rich assortment of historic structures open their doors for public tours. Advance tickets are $20 the day of the event. • Ph. (815) 777-9129 • www.galenahistory.org

Steeple Square Community Fest • Sept. 30 — 2-4 PM • Steeple Square campus, 105 E. 15th St. • The public is invited to this free, family-friendly event featuring music, inflatables, games, door prizes, a petting zoo and food. • Ph. (563) 235-3584 • http://www.steeplesquare.com/

East Dubuque District Library Toddler Time • Oct. 1 — 10:30-11 AM • 122 Wisconsin Ave., East Dubuque • Toddler story, music and craft time. • Ph. (815) 747-3052 • edlibrary.org

East Dubuque District Library Yoga • Oct. 1 — 5:45-6:30 PM • 122 Wisconsin Ave., East Dubuque • Cost is $5. • Ph. (815) 747-3052 • edlibrary.org