Dyersville Happenings

Bingo - Held every Thursday at St. Francis Xavier parish hall in Dyersville from 7pm to 10pm.

Tuesday/Thursday - Every Tuesday and Thursday come play progressive euchre at the Dyersville Senior Center from 9-11am. Cost is only a quarter, and prizes are given away. Also, every Wednesday from 9:30-11am come play bingo at the Dyersville Senior Center. Cost is .50 for a set of four, prizes are given away.

JKPL Memoir Project at James Kennedy Public Library beginning at 6:30 p.m. Everyone has a story to tell, what's yours? Join us for this monthly writers' group that focuses on writing about personal stories and family history. No previous writing experience is necessary, please come and learn with us! This group will meet the third Monday of each  month.

Fourth Monday of each Month - The James Kennedy Public Library is hosting a NEW monthly open mic night at Brew & Brew on the fourth Monday of each month at 6:00 p.m. Performers (age 13 & up) are encouraged to sign up for ten minute time slots and show off their talents. Poetry, music, readings and comedy are just a few examples!

Master Gardener Call Center Have plant questions? The Master Gardener have answers! Simply bring your plant sample or question in to their office during call center hours, or call and talk to a Master Gardener one-on-one. Held at Dubuque Co. ISU Extension. April through October: Thursdays 1:00-4:00pm Call 563-583-6496 http://www.extension.iastate.edu/dubuque/MGcall-center

Starting October 1st and running through October 31st, the James Kennedy Public Library is holding a special reading and discussion series on environmental literacy. This three part series is intended to encourage adults in the community to consider their own resilience and adaptation strategies in the face of climate change and severe weather events. Contact the library for more information.

October 16th - Meet the candidates for the upcoming Dyersville Elections including City Council and Mayor from 6:00 p.m. to 6:50 p.m. at the Dyersville Social Center.

Dyersville Fall Leaf Pick Up Schedule: Wednesday, Oct 18th, Wednesday, Oct 25th and Wednesday, Nov. 1st

October 19th - The Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at St. Francis Xavier from 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

October 21st - 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the James Kennedy Public Library. Join them for a beginning genealogy workshop for all levels. Registration requested but walk-ins welcome if space allows.

Monticello Happenings

 US Cell Tech Class (4-6pm) Join us on the 3rd Thursday of each month for all your technology questions. Bring in your mobile device and learn all you can use it for. Held at the Monticello Public Library (205 E Grand St.)

Monticello Farmers Market: Wednesday's from 3:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday's from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Last day of the Farmer's Market for the season is October 25th.

October 19th - 1:30 p.m. at the Ross & Elizabeth Baty Public Library. Monticello Reads - A public book discussion of "And then there were none" by Agatha Christie. Copies available at the desk.

October 21st - Brew & Brats with A Taste of Wine: 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Citizens State Bank Youth Development Center.