Thursday, February 16

Continuing T'ai Chi Chih - Group 2

This practice helps improve the body's natural healing abilities

Donation-Based Yoga Class

Please join our Prana Vinyasa yoga teachers in training as we hold a live teaching lab every Thursday evening. Pay what you can at the door. All experience levels are welcome. Please register via...

BookBike at Bravo Espresso (University Square, Skyway Level)

Visit the award-winning BookBike to check out books, get a library card, or share stories and ideas! Librarian Powered, Community Inspired.

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program

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

RCTC LIFE Program presents “A Conversation with a Celestial Castaway” with Larry Mascotti

As we learn more from astronomy, biology, and other sciences, we'll be able to better estimate the answers to our questions about cosmic cousins.

Baby Time

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

Exhibit:  Currents of Change

Lanesboro Arts presents ‘Currents of Change,’ a companion art exhibit to the Smithsonian Institute’s Museum on Main Street Water/Ways exhibition that pairs historical water photos of Lanesboro with...

Exhibit: "Currents of Change"

A companion art exhibit to the Smithsonian Water/Ways exhibition that pairs historical water photos of Lanesboro with artworks interpreting those photos by Mary Solberg, Jamie Heiden, Paul Brokken,...

Smithsonian Water/Ways Exhibition

Water/Ways reveals the central nature of water on our lives by exploring how Americans use water, how water unites communities, how water affects every element of life, and how Americans care for...

We Are Water MN

We Are Water MN is an interactive story collecting exhibit that focuses on individuals’ relationships with and responsibilities to water. We Are Water MN shares information on water quality around...

Arts lecture

"Here, There and Everywhere: Contemporary Art at MIA." Hosted by Friends of Minneapolis Institute of Art. Coffee at 10 a.m.

Toddler Time

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

Together Time

Bring your babies and toddlers to this drop-in play time for the youngest library users. (Birth to 3 years.)

Rochester Connection Lunch Bunch

New in town or just want to meet some new friends and enjoy a great lunch? Join us! This month we will meet at Roosters Too!

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.

One on One English Conversation

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

RCTC LIFE Program presents “Women of Mayo Clinic: The Founding Generation” with Virginia Wright-Peterson PhD

Virginia Wright-Peterson will share the stories of women -- physicians, nurses, librarians, social workers, researchers, mothers, wives, and others —who were instrumental in the genesis of Mayo...

Parkinson's Support Group Meeting

Parkinson's Support Group meeting at 1:15 p.m., Feb. 16 at the Zumbro Lutheran Church.

Living Well with Chronic Conditions

Living Well with Chronic Conditions is a self-manage program for people living with chronic conditions. The course builds self-confidence to assume an active role in maintaing health and wellness....

Video Lab for Homeschoolers

In Video Lab we will learn how to use different programs to make our own video animations and share them with the world! Register online or by calling 507.328.2303.

Dying & Death Series: Death Cafe at Forager's

An informal discussion on death and dying topics in a relaxed atmosphere.

Video Lab

In Video Lab we will learn how to use different programs to make our own video animations and share them with the world! Register online or by calling 507.328.2303.

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.

Fit & Strong Program

Fit and Strong is an exercise and health behavior change program for adults with osteoarthritis. Register online or by calling 507.328.2309.

Oral histories - Our Stories, Our Community

Ryan Barland, historian from the MN State History Center, will share about the importance of collecting and using oral histories.


SocialICE – Rochester Minnesota's Ice Bar – transforms the Peace Plaza in the heart of downtown Rochester to an outdoor ice bar experience.

Adoption Woes Turn 360 Degrees

Meet Nicole and Nels Pierson, Sonja, and Nels IV and their adopted son Mardoche and hear the story of their "dream" journey.

Vibrant new plant options for your garden

Presented by Elizabeth Philbrick, join us for a talk on what new plants are available for Minnesota gardeners in 2017.

"Recovery of Henslow's Sparrows at Great River Bluffs"

Lecture by Ray Faber, professor at Saint Mary's University. Free admission.

Cascade Meadow Speaker Series: Henslow's Sparrows

“Recovery of Henslow’s sparrows at Great River Bluffs State Park through habitat management” with Raymond Faber, Ph.D., Professor of Biology at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota

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.

English Conversation Group

Practice your English in an informal, relaxed group setting. Just drop in; no registration required.

RAACHE Choirs' Winter Serenade Concert

Three choirs, audience sing-a-longs, and special performances by choir individuals.

SELMA: THE BRIDGE TO THE BALLOT - film and discussion

Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot is the true story of the forgotten heroes in the fight for voting rights—the courageous students and teachers of Selma, Alabama, who stood up against injustice...

The Lil Smokies @ Broken World Records

This five-piece bluegrass ensemble is playing 7-11 p.m. Tickets are $10. With their roots submerged in the thick buttery mud of traditional bluegrass, The Lil’ Smokies have sonically blossomed into...

DJ Slipp Live@ Kathy's Pub

DJ SLipp spins some groovin'and funky tunes every Thursday Night at Kathy's Pub

Thursday, February 16