Saturday, April 22

"Treasure Island"

7 p.m. April 21-22, April 28-29; 2 p.m. April 23 and April 30. Pine Area People for the Arts.

"When We Dead Awaken"

7:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. on Sundays. Ends June 17.

2017 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival

The 36th Annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival brings 250+ new feature length and short narrative and documentary films representing 70+ countries to audiences throughout the region.

55+ First Time Driver Safety

This 8-hour, 2-part Driver Safety Program is an interactive discussion on topics related to new laws, compensating for the physical damage changes related to aging, and selecting a safe vechicle.

Collage Bird

Join others in creating a vintage inspired artwork using book pages and scrap booking paper. All experience levels are welcome. Feel free to bring scrapes of paper. Supplies are included in the...

Complete Health Improvement Program

Join Dr. Hans Diehl, a world renowned life-style medicine pioneer as he speaks on living the optimal lifestyle and adding years to your life for those looking for a longer and happier life.

Dance Repertory Company

"Deeply Rooted Dance: Celebrating Our Connections." 7:30 p.m. Friday, 3 p.m. Saturday.

Dancing for the Arts

Local celebrities paired with professional dancers in competition to raise funds for local arts programs. Plus dinner and dancing to live music.

IPad Fundamentals

Have an IPad and want to learn how to use it. Attend this informative class to find out about the many functions available and how user friendly the device can be. Bring your device to class. IOS...

Rochester Symphony Orchestra: Journey Through Space

Holst, Nielsen, Debussy, Williams. Free family preview 7 p.m. Friday. Concerts: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday.

Holy Spirit School Annual Rummage Sale

Holy Spirit School Annual Rummage Sale 5455 50th Avenue NW on April 22 from 7-1. Bag Sale will start at 11 am. The gym will be full with many items for all!

RTC Spring Classic 5K, 15K and Kids Run

The RTC Spring Classic presented by the Hugs from Hunter Foundation is a 5K, 15K, and Kids Run held on April 22, 2017 at Soldier's Field in Rochester, MN. All proceeds will be donated to the...

Annual Bluebird Expo

Environmental gathering with bluebird focus but featuring full range of interests: Farming, polar bears and climate change, eBirding with electronics, earth-friendly landscaping, and the special...

First UU Spring Rummage Sale

IT's time for our annual SPRING RUMMAGE SALE! Doors open at 8am Bag Sale at 12 noon ($5 bag, $12bag, $20 bag) MANY unique items (UU's are UNIQUE!!), Household, all-family clothing, books, toys,...

Movers for Moms®

TWO MEN AND A TRUCK- Rochester, MN with be partnering with local organizations in Rochester to collect donations. Collections will run until May 1. The donated items will be taken to the Rochester...

Nature's Playground Challenge

The Inaugural Nature's Playground Challenge is a running/walking event (1 mile, 3.1 miles or a 10-mile) held at Soldiers Field in Rochester, MN on Earth Day, April 22, 2017. Participants can...

Quarry Hill Native Plant Sale

A great way to bring a natural touch into your backyard!

Devoted Hearts Women's Conference

The Devoted Hearts Women’s Conference will be held April 21-22 at Autumn Ridge Church in Rochester. The 2017 conference theme is “My Story, His Glory.” Conference speakers are #1 New York Times...

3rd Annual Timmay 5k Fun Run/walk

The Timmay 5k is fun run walk whose goal is to emphasize how important being a donor is for hundreds of thousands of people, and most importantly, to bring friends, family, and community members...

Habitat for Humanity ReStore Kids activities & How to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle

There will be activities for kids such as painting garden rocks and ring toss some demonstrations in upcycling, and tip sheets about household sustainability. Learn how to reduce, reuse and recycle!

Hosanna's Pantry

Hosanna's Pantry is a satellite food shelf of Channel One in Rochester open the fourth Saturday of every month from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Photo ID is required. Coffee and treats served.

Keepers of the Bees

If you have ever wondered what it would be like to become a beekeeper, here is your chance. We will start you off with a very hands on of the basics. This step by step guide will help you learn the...

Timing is Everything, Cool Crop Vegetables

Many gardeners miss the opportunity to plant cool weather vegetables or plant them too late and are disappointed. Learn the best methods for planting onions, potatoes, cabbage, brussel sprouts,...

Friends of the Rochester Public Library Book Drive

Please donate gently used books (especially children's books)! Items collected will be shared with our neighborhood mini-libraries. Just drive through the library book drop to drop off your donations.

Quarry Hill Earth Day Pollination Party and Parade

See our brand new indoor honeybee observation display and learn all about what amazing things bees do. 9:30 - Honeybee Hive Reveal 10:30 - Pollination Parade

Amateur Radio Technician License Course

This class prepares the student to take the exam for an FCC Technician Class Amateur (Ham) Radio License. It combines live lectures, multimedia, and demonstrations of Amateur Radio equipment and...

Introduction to Weaving: A Spiritual Experience

Weaving brings nature to your fingertips, creating harmony for the spirit, earth, and the human soul.

Poet & Artist Collaboration

Crossings’ 16th Annual Poet-Artist Collaboration exhibit celebrates a pairing of two art forms. Read the poems and determine for yourself how the artists were inspired.

ReBlossom Boutique at Squash Blossom Farm

ReDiscovered, ReCycled, UpCycled, RePurposed and HandCrafted treasures created and curated by vendors with vision.

Style Show and Salad Luncheon

Fashion For The Ages, Style Show and Salad Luncheon

Feminism in Islam: fact or fiction

Women of all faiths, Come join us to understand this woman of Muslim faith, learn about what her religion tells her! Does her religion oppress her?? Is Islam a feminist religion??

Hooray for Saturday: Ballet Preview "The Jungle Book"

The Children's Dance Theatre presents an introduction to ballet and a retelling of classic tales from "The Jungle Book" by Rudyard Kipling. Costumed dancers will perform excerpts of this exciting...

Bookfolding: Spring Edition

Learn how to transform an ordinary book into a piece of art using paper folding techniques. Participants will fold pages of a book to create a design of the words "Mom", "Dad", a rose or...

Making the Final Cut, Pruning Basics

The how, why and when for homeowners. Let our nursery experts explain proper timing, tools, and techniques for maintaining a tidy and healthy landscape.

Science March/Climate March & Rally

Join us for a march and rally in the heart of Rochester to champion the role of science and the urgency of the climate crisis!

Celebrate Earth Day with Community Ed: Top 10 Getting Ready for the Gardening Season

Earth Day with University of Minnesota's Julie Weisenhorn helps you get ready for the Gardening Season.

Presentation: "Acupressure for Aging Animals"

Presenter is Sarah Bertsch of Optimal Animals. Q-and-A session following presentation.

"Neverland: Flying Through Memories and Excerpts from Peter Pan" directed by Ted Sothern

Rochester Dance Company proudly presents their Spring performances with two shows at 1 and 4 p.m., Sat., April 22 Tickets on sale now. More information at

Artist Demonstration: Marcie Mix

Juried Sales Gallery artist Marcie Mix will do a demonstration of her jewelry work right in the gallery. This event is free and open to public.

Bookfolding: Spring Edition

Learn how to transform an ordinary book into a piece of art using paper folding techniques. Participants will fold pages of a book to create a design of the words "Mom", "Dad", a rose or...

Earth Fest Pub Crawl

Pub Crawl-1-5pm-start at Grand Rounds end at Forager Rochester Earth Fest 2017 and its partners (Zumbro Watershed Partnership, Sierra Club, Green Drinks and We Bike Rochester) will be hosting a...

Meet and greet dog play groups

1-2 p.m., small dog (25 pounds and under); 2-3 p.m., large dog. Must bring vaccination records and be present during play time.


Craft Beer Tastings at all FOUR of Rochester's Local Microbrewery Pubs ~ Forager, Kinney Creek, LTS, and Grand Rounds!

Robert Emerson presents "First Settlers"

Round table discussion on First Settlers - Native Americans before Europeans arrived from 1-4 p.m., Sat., April 22 at the Plainview History Center located at 40 4th St SW, Plainview. Free and open...

Sustainable Home Tour

Ever wondered what it would be like to live in a more energy efficient home? Are you considering either building a new, more energy efficient home or remodeling your current home to make it more...

Savvy Succulents

Cacti and succulents are all the rage. Our experts will show you fun projects, proper techniques, and how to add style to your home and garden while keeping it low maintenance.


Hissss like a snake. Roarrrrr like a lion. Rest like a starfish. This kid's yoga class will include fun games and activities to explore focus, balance and relaxation. Ages 4-10. Parents are not...

Fundraiser for Byron Robotics

Fundraiser Meal/Silent Auction/Bake Sale Saturday, April 22, 2017 TrailHead Grill 416 3rd Ave NE Pine Island, Mn 55963 4:30 - 6:30 p.m Meal Ribs or Chicken, potato, vegetable, dinner...

Community of Wellness Celebration

Lotus Health Foundation & Rochester Clinic present A Special Evening with Dr. Hans Diehl, founder of the Lifestyle Medicine Institute, Loma Linda, CA

Sons of Norway

Sons of Norway Kristiania 1-47, will hold a potluck dinner at Our Saviors Lutheran Church, 2124 Viola Road NE, at 6 p.m. Saturday, April 22.

An Evening of Music

Celebrating 25 years of Honors Choirs. ive msic, silent auction. Supports scholarship fund.


Based on the works of Dr. Seuss. Music by Stephen Flaherty; lyrics by Lynn Ahrens; book by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty.

Treasure Island (Live Theatre Production)

Ahoy Matey! The story of Long John Silver and his pirate crew spill from the spirited imagination of a young girl. Emily dreams of being a pirate, although wanting to be a businesswoman would be...

Concert: Ole Olsson’s Oldtime Orkestra, Rävlek

The traditional folk music of Sweden, Norway, Denmark and Finland

Fabulous Armadillos presents: Guitar Heroes: Legends of the Six String

In their latest show, the talent-packed Fabulous Armadillos pay tribute to the great guitar innovators of many genres. “Guitar Heroes (Legends of the Six String)” is a concert for any and all fans...

RCTC Theatre: Peer Gynt

Follow Peer as he embarks on a journey to find meaning in his life. On his travels through forest glens, deserts, and shipwrecked oceans, he encounters exciting and enigmatic characters such as a...

Fred the Bear at The Freight Yard

Classic and alternative rock with rich harmonies

The D'Sievers Quartet at Charlies Eatery and Pub Saturday Apr. 22nd 8-midnight

Join the D'Sievers Jazz Quartet with Mike King (guitar), John Sievers (trombone), Kurt Savela (drums), and Steve Sawyer (bass) for some jazz at your freindly neighborhood bar and grill. We'll be...

Saturday, April 22