Events

Tuesday, October 24

Beginning T'ai Chi Chih

Are you looking for calm in your daily routine? Consider circulating and balancing your inner energy of “chi” in the peaceful and serene space at Assisi Heights.

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program

Anyone 60+ with arthritis, chronic pain, or wishes to begin a low impact program. No registration necessary.

BookBike at Bravo Espresso (University Square, Skyway Level)

Visit Rochester’s award-winning BookBike get a free library card or check out some amazing reads.

Continuing T'ai Chi Chih

This course continues the practice of 19 slow meditative movements and the one pose learned in the beginning class.

Creative Weaving

Weave a landscape or freeform design on a tapestry loom to make as a wall hanging or pillow which will be started the first session, taken home and finished the second session. Warped looms and...

Health Screening

Drop in for blood pressure check, height/weight measurements, or foot checks. Ask questions on health related topics. Open to anyone. Conducted by Winona State University Nursing Students

Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance

Adults of all ages and abilities are encouraged to take advantage of this evidence-based fall prevention exercise program. Facilitated by MJ Moravec. To learn about fees and registration, call...

Create a Stained Glass Window

Create your leaded stained glass in this five week series using the easy-to-use Morton System of assembly.

Fundamentals of Oil Painting

Learn more foundation principles in this two-session class about painting with oil paints through examples, discussion and exercises painted in class. Basic lessons in becoming a good painter are...

Stepping On

Building confident to reduce older adult falls

Play Mah Jongg

Come have fun with Mah Jongg! Four people sit around a table, each with card of various numbers and colors, arranged like a secret code and tiles are exchanged in a pattern used for almost 100...

A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls

A class designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase activity levels among older adults. This class takes place on Tuesdays, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. September 12-October 31. Adults of all...

Computer & eBook Drop-In

Bring your computer and eBook reader questions to this drop-in class. Librarians will be there to answer your basic questions.

RCTC Learning Is ForEver (LIFE) Presents Headliners with Steve Frytak

LIFE “Headliners” is a discussion group where people gather to listen, to learn, and to engage in an open and thoughtful exchange of ideas, opinions, and information.

In the City for Good - Education Action Team

Monthly meeting to discuss programs that can support education in the city. Everyone is welcome.

World Polio Day Celebration

The Rotary Clubs of Rochester are sponsoring a World Polio Day event on October 24th to raise awareness and support to end polio - a vaccine preventable disease that still threatens children. To...

FCA Youth Flag Football League

The Rochester Area FCA Youth Flag Football League is for boys and girls in grades 1-8 (Fall 2017) who want to develop their football skills, grow as an athlete through teamwork, and build their...

Create a Stained Glass Window

Create your leaded stained glass in this five week series using the easy-to-use Morton System of assembly.

Day of the Dead Mosiac Sugar Skull

Create a mosaic Sugar Skull, a traditional symbol used in Mexican Day of the Dead celebrations. Deb D’Souza teaches this four-week class starting Tues., Oct. 3, 6-9pm.

Person to Person English Conversation

Practice your English skills through conversation with English speakers. Offering writing review as well. Open to adult, non-native English speakers.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Party

Are you excited for the new Diary of a Wimpy Kid book? Join us as we celebrate Greg Heffley and all things wimpy! The event will take place in the Youth Services area on the first floor.

Muslims and Christians in Dialogue

This three-session series of “Standing Together” will bring together Muslims and Christians to learn about each other’s faith and traditions.

Everything you wanted to know about Chickadees

Their flocks have a social hierarchy that they all honor. They use a complex system of visual and spatial memories to each relocate tens of thousands of cached food items. Come listen to expert...

Stormwater Presents Speaker Series:  Silver Lake Dredging Project

Megan Moeller, Communications Coordinator for the Rochester Public Works Department, will provide an update on plans for dredging Silver Lake.

Trivia Tuesday

Four rounds, 10 questions per round, all focused on the weekly theme. Questions will be read aloud by Trivia Master or you will be given an image. Win a round and get 10 percent off; overall...

UMR CONNECTS: Resources to Help You be the Best Caregiver You Can Be

Are you one of the estimated 679,000 Minnesotans caring for a parent, family member or older friend? Are you juggling the competing demands of your life and caregiving? Caregiving can be an amazing...

Wanted: Women for the Chorus

Zumbro Valley Chorus is looking for women to sing with them. Come and join us.

Author Robert Downes

Author Robert Downes will speak on his latest book Windigo Moon, an epic tale set on the Upper Great Lakes during the little Ice Age of the 1600s.

Tuesday, October 24