Thursday, October 5


Play based on Karl Capek's book about robots. 7 p.m. Oct. 4-7, 2 p.m. Oct. 8.

Art Exhibit: ‘Homage to the Home Town’ by Betsy Bowen

Betsy Bowen is an illustrator of both the wildlife and domestic life that takes place around her longtime home near Grand Marais on Minnesota’s North Shore. “Homage to the Home Town” is a compiled...

Francis and Clare:  Film - Part I

Come and view an epic film about the life of Francis and Clare and their role in history.

Thrive! Family Support

Thrive! Family Support Group brings help, hope and healing to families affected by Substance Use Disorder

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program

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

Master Class in Permaculture Design – Autumn 2017

Enhance your understanding of the Permaculture ethics and principles and practice applying them to property designs with input and guidance from experienced Permaculture consultant and designer,...

Introduction to Still Life Drawing

Learning the fundamental skills of drawing and learning to shift using the right side of the brain. Instructor Miriam Knuth

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...

Baby Time

Bring in your baby for rhymes, songs and stories just right for little ones (birth to 18 months).

Create a Stained Glass Window

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

Exhibit of Work by Nancy Grist and Kristine Fretheim

The exhibit will be on display at Crossings until October 21, with an artist’s reception to take place on Saturday, September 16 from 6:00-7:15. The public is invited to this free event which will...

Toddler Time

Special stories and songs for active toddlers (ages 18 months to 3 years).

Mayowood Mansion Tours

We are pleased to once again offer tours of this beautiful piece of Olmsted County history. Tours begin at ‘The Big House,’ 3720 Mayowood Road SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55902.

Toddler Time

Special stories and songs for active toddlers (ages 18 months to 3 years).

How to Leave Charitable Gifts

Jason Wagner from Ward & Ohler, Ltd. will cover how to amend your will, set up a charitable trust, arrange for a charitable IRA and other options to help you leave a legacy. Bring your lunch and...

The Rotary Club of Rochester Meeting

Join us on Thursdays for The Rotary Club of Rochester weekly meeting- Find more information at our club's website:

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...

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.

Grief Support

You do not have to go through the grieving process alone. Receive support, resources and understanding during one of life’s most difficult experiences. Facilitated by Marianne Maruca, Grief and...

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.

Francis and Clare:  Film - Part I

View the story of Francis and Clare and their meaning in history.

Flu Clinics

Flu Clinics at Kenyon-Wanamingo High School.

Flu clinics

A flu clinic will be held at Kenyon Wanamingo Elementary School, 225 E Third Street, in Wanamingo. The clinics are provided by Minnesota Visiting Nurses Agency and are open to anyone ages 6 months...

q club

A safe and welcoming meet-up for LGBTQ teens and allies…. For ages 13-18! Hang out, make friends and have fun at this club just for you.

Create a Stained Glass Window

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


Emphasis will be on good pronunciation, learning basic vocabulary, grammar, and conversation.

Pregnancy Infant Loss Support Group

Pregnancy Infant Loss Support Group. Held at Center for Grief Education & Support, 1696 Greenview Dr SW, Rochester, MN. Meets First Thursday of each month 6:30-8:00 PM.

Rochester Connection Book Club

Love books? Looking to meet people? Join us! This month we will be discussing the book, 'Will to Murder' by Gail Feichtinger.

Stories in Stone - An Architectural Tour

Come up close at Assisi Heights and view this amazing building with many architectural features.

Blithe Spirit

Absolute Theatre's production of Blithe Spirit opens October 5, 2017 at the Rochester Civic Theatre's Studio Theatre and runs October 5,6, 7 and October 12, 13 and 14.

Chess Club

Anyone interested in playing chess is invited to meet each week. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced played, all are welcome.

Improv Workshop for Beginners

Each session we will learn and practice improvisational skills in a fun, supportive, and safe environment for the beginner. Register online or by calling 507.328.2309.

In the City for Good Housing Policy Forum

Pathways to Prosperity and Well-being and Becoming an Age Friendly Community

R.U.R. (Rossum's Universal Robots)

In a factory that makes artificial people from synthetic organic material, "robots" may be mistaken for humans and can think for themselves. You need to be powerful to control the robots and the...

Stand-Up Comedy: OPEN MIC

Free comedy show every Thursday night at 7:30 PM. Come eat, drink and laugh.

Thursday, October 5