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.

The Dyersville Area Chamber of Commerce and NICC are hosting an Entrepreneurs Workshop. This started on February 7th from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Another session will be offered starting April 25th and May 23rd both on Tuesdays. One on one sessions are available for newly formed businesses. Please call the Chamber for more details at 563-875-2311 or go to their website at dyersville.org

Now - Registration is open for the City's T-ball, soccer, baseball and softball programs. You can register online at http://www.cityofdyersville.com   Please contact Cindy Hall with any questions.

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!

Through April 30th - DASH for the STASH at James Kennedy Public Library. This contest, played much like a scavenger hunt, can earn you a chance to win a $1,000 contribution to an existing or new individual Retirement Account (IRA). Contact the library for more information on how to play. This promotion runs through the end of April.

April 22nd-29th - Don't forget Money Smart Week April 22-29. Metal and electronic recycling and events at the library.

April 22nd - Fix it day, where you can bring household items to be repaired, such as toasters, desk heaters, fans etc. Held at the old Ben Franklin store from 8 to noon, 3 local handymen will be on hand to help you tackle your "honey do" list.


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.)

PUSHING THE LIMITS - PUBLIC BOOK CLUB SERIES (April Book - Pushing the Limits of Nature)
Principally set on the wild and sparsely inhabited Channel Islands off the coast of Santa Barbara, T.C. Boyle's powerful new novel combines pulse-pounding adventure with a socially conscious, richly humane tale regarding the dominion we attempt to exert, for better or worse, over the natural world.

Book Discussions held on: Tues, April 18th at 6:00 p.m. and Thurs, April 20th at 1:30 p.m. (Discussions led by Tim Fay at the library)
Appetizers and Beverages will be provided at each of the book discussions.