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Events  TUESDAY, MAY 2 Forage and Float and the interactions between his artistic styles and political ideas. Bring your lunch. Free. 563-557-1851. DBQart.com. 9 AM–1 PM @ EB LYONS Forage for seasonal foods to accompany a wild game lunch. Then, head out to Cat- fish Creek for a float while lunch is being prepared and reconvene at the center to enjoy the fruits of your labor. Registration includes lunch and kayak or canoe. Register by April 26. $6. 8991 Bellevue Heights Rd. 563-652-3783. Jen@JacksonCCB.com. Transplanting Starts & Seedling Swap 6–8 PM @ CARNEGIE-STOUT PUBLIC LIBRARY Learn how to transplant starts into larger pots, harden seedlings for outside planting and general information on when to start the process at this workshop. Registration required. 563-589-4225. dubuque.lib.ia.us. UD Spartaneous Improv Night 7:30 PM @ UD HERITAGE CENTER Members of the UD Spartaneous Improv Troupe will perform comedy skits with suggestions from the audience. Ticket required. Free. 2255 Bennett St. 563-585-SHOW. dbq.edu/heritagecenter. THURSDAY, MAY 4 Your Money, Your Future Course 6–7:30 PM @ PRESCOTT RESOURCE COMMUNITY CENTER May 4, 11 and 18. This course from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach teaches new strategies to improve your financial manage- ment skills. Scholarships available. Register by May 3. $5 per session. 1151 White St. 563-583-6496. taylorse@iastate.edu. Puttzin’ Around Downtown NOON–5 PM @ DOWNTOWN DUBUQUE Dubuque Main Street’s (DMS) 16 th  Annual 18-hole miniature golf tournament fund- raiser, Puttzin’ Around Downtown, features a Disney theme this year. Following an exciting afternoon of putt-putt-golf, the 19 th  Hole Party will feature an awards celebration, silent auction, and raffle in the Riverboat Lounge. The public is invited to the 19 th  Hole Party, even if not participating in golfing. Bid on the silent auction and buy raffle tickets. $140 per foursome before April 24. 563-588-4400. DowntownDubuque.org. Music @ your library®: The Mississippi String Band 6–7 PM @ CARNEGIE-STOUT PUBLIC LIBRARY The Mississippi String Band is an intimate version of The Mississippi Band, the renowned Dubuque group inducted into the Iowa Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame in 2010. The trio consists of Dave Hummel, Bill “Cricket” Davis, and Dale Beeks. The Mississippi String Band plays folk music grounded in American Roots with rich vocal harmonies and melodic instrumental breaks. Music @ your library® concerts bring local and regional, original music to our Dubuque community. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Free. 563-589-4225. dubuque.lib.ia.us. First Fridays 5–8 PM @ DUBUQUE MUSEUM OF ART 5:30-8:30 PM @ STUDIO WORKS & GALLERY C 6–8 PM @ INSPIRE CAFÉ French Market: Boutique de Fleurs DISCOVERY SHOP May 4–6. Find everything French from shabby to chic highlighting “la Fleurs” with floral cloth- ing, accessories, décor, and of course flowers! New merchandise added daily. Proceeds ben- efit the American Cancer Society to fund cancer research, education, advocacy, and patient services. 2197 University Ave. 563-582-9800. facebook.com/DubuqueDiscoveryShop. FRIDAY, MAY 5 Lunch and Learn Series: Carol Ehlers 12:15–1 PM @ DUBUQUE MUSEUM OF ART May 5, 12 and 19. The three programs will feature images that reflect the life of Impressionist artist Camille Pissarro. Carol Ehlers, art history educator, will provide information about his life The Dubuque Museum of Art (DuMA), Gallery C, Studio Works, and Inspire Café stay open late to offer special programming in con- junction with other community arts events. Facebook.com/DubuqueFirstFridays. SATURDAY, MAY 6 2 nd Annual Maker’s Faire 9 AM–5 PM @ NATIONAL MISSISSIPPI RIVER MUSEUM & AQUARIUM Makers Faire activities are included with regular Museum & Aquarium admission. Mak- ers Faire will include nearly 20 craftspeople, working with their hands and demonstrat- ing old technology such as: blacksmithing, lead casting, log bench building, net making, fly tying, butter churning, rag doll mak- ing, wool spinning, face painting, knitting, wood turning, sun printing, button making, rocket making, carpentry, stained glass making, and more. RiverMuseum.com. DUBUQUE365.COMIssue #289 April 20–May 3, 2017 365INK MAGAZINE Events  13