Thursday, June 29

"Post-Picturesque: Photographing Ireland" opening reception

6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Photography, video, installations by Irish artists. Free.

Free Kids Movies at Paragon Theaters

All summer long Paragon Theaters is inviting kids to come out and watch a movie on us. Titles from Trolls to Shrek the Third will be shown select days throughout the summer, with additional movies...

North Star Camp for Boys (First Session)

Traditional residential camp in northern WI. 4 or 8-wk sessions. Adventure, athletics, creative arts & water sports. We encourage campers to have fun, develop strong relationships & self-confidence.

Policy & a Pint

Minnesota Public Radio hosts discussion of workforce housing needs in Rochester. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Reception Artist/Panel Discussion for "When Home Won't Let You Stay"

RCTC is hosting a reception on Thursday, June 29 from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm featuring artist, James A. Bowey. The reception will be held in the RCTC Art Gallery and be followed by an artist/panel...

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program

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

Amish Experience: Canning

Join us in traveling to an Amish home, where you will get to know an Amish family and learn about their canning process!

Experiencing Creation - Unframed Meditation

Put sunshine in your pocket! Experience God's gift of creation on the pristine hillside of Assisi Heights.

Fossil Hunting in Fillmore County

At Whispering Winds, Spring Valley, you will tour fossil collections of ancient sea creatures including Gastropods, Cephalopods, Trilobites, Fisherites, Bryozoans and Brachiopods.

When Home Won't Let You Stay: Stories of Refugees in Minnesota

RCTC is proud to host the art exhibit, "When Home Won't Let You Stay: Stories of Refugees in Minnesota." The exhibit will be hosted in the RCTC Art Gallery from June 5 - July 13, 2017. On Thursday,...

Winona FCA Sports Camp

The FCA Youth Sports Camp in Winona is a day camp for young athletes entering grades 2-8 who want to develop their skills in several sports and build their personal character.

Marie Panlener & Melody Tudisco Exhibit

Opening June 17th and running through July 29, Crossings at Carnegie in Zumbrota presents a new exhibit featuring the work of Marie Panlener and Mel Tudisco.

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.

Thursdays on First & 3rd

A weekly outdoor market of over 100 art, craft and food vendors and live entertainment every Thursday throughout the summer.

40 paintings at Cascade Meadow

HeeJune Shin presents a McKnight Established Artist Grant Exhibition.

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.

Historic Heritage House Victorian Museum tours

Heritage House Victorian Museum was built in 1875 for Timothy and Eliza Whiting. It was severely damaged in 1883 by the famous tornado that would lead to the founding of Mayo Clinic. Additionally,...

Super Hero Training Academy at Riverside

We are taking the Super Hero Training Academy on the road! Join us at Riverside to get your gear and complete super hero training.


Have you ever heard of the legendary overnight canoe trip? Explorers get to do that plus sleep in covered wagons, cook the majority of meals, and build an awesome groups of friends. The smallest...


The Hilltop Cabins are buzzing with energy. First trip to the pool is a badge of honor, and the games are unforgettable, as campers run full-speed into a terrific week at camp. Pathfinders are...


Become part of the history of Old Town. Live in a Pioneer Village, cook over a fire, hike to a cave, and solve the mystery of who robbed Valley Bank!


Campers continue to grow in faith with a two-night program. Settlers can be heard worshiping and playing near Log Lodge. They cook one dinner over a fire, sing campfire songs, and hike back to the...


The Staff-in-Training (SIT) program allows campers to become Christian leaders. High schoolers will experience two weeks of learning what it takes to be a counselor at Good Earth Village. Then they...

Star Lake Elementary Camp

This may be your first time at a sleepover camp and a first time you have slept in a tent. Elementary Camp is a place to have these firsts and likely several more. Have you cooked pancakes on a...

q club -Reach One Teach One

A safe and welcoming meet-up for LGBTQ teens and allies, ages 13-18! Hang out, make friends and have fun at this club just for you. From March through June,q club is partnering with Planned...

Bone Builders

Strengthen your bones! Improve your balance! Have more energy! This free activity program to prevent osteoporosis is led by RSVP volunteers.

Green Drinks

Green Drinks is an international organization with a simple goal: to bring together sustainable-minded people and professionals in a casual setting. Rochester Green Drinks takes place on last...

Beginner Conversation

Practice your beginning French skills with Alliance Française in our Summer classes! This class is meant for students with some French experience, for example, those who can use the present tense,...

#MinnesotaBold Good People, Good Food, Good News

The "#MinnesotaBold Good People, Good Food, Good News": A fun family event for people of all ages to celebrate the positive answers we can together bring to the harsh reality of human trafficking...

Opening Reception for Post-Picturesque: Photographing Ireland

Post-Picturesque: Photographing Ireland presents the work of nine accomplished Irish artists to American audiences, many for the first time, and includes photography, video, installations, and...

Policy and a Pint: Working to Live in Rochester

Join us for another Policy and a Pint® on Thursday, June 29th! Our event series sponsored by Target and the Bush Foundation, and presented by the Citizens League and The Current continues its 12th...

English Conversation Group

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

Chatfield "Music in the Park" Summer Concert Series

Free Thursday evening concerts in the Chatfield City Park Band Shell. Featuring the Chatfield Brass Band and two guest groups. Food and refreshments available for purchase. A family event.

Slim Willie and The Ride

Slim Willie and The Ride plays Swing, Jump, and Chicago Blues music at The Doggery on historic 3rd street in downtown Rochester on Thursday June 29. 2017 8:00pm - 11:30pm

Rooftop Patio Summer Concert Series

Thursday evenings at 8:30 pm June - August Kathy's Pub presents live music on the Rooftop Patio!

DJ Slipp Live@ Kathy's Pub

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

Thursday, June 29