Events

Wednesday, July 12

Break of Day Toastmaster's

A group to help improve public speaking and leadership skills. Meets every Wednesday morning 7:00 am to 7:50 am, drop in as a guest anytime.

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.

Kinstone 9-Day Permaculture Design Certificate Course

This course offers a comprehensive introduction to Permaculture principles, applications & design practices and meets the international standard as the 72+ hour foundational course for Permaculture...

PSA Fun Tour Soccer Camp

Come learn skills and have a great week of soccer with us!

Camp Invention

Led by local educators, the weeklong Camp Invention experience immerses elementary school children in hands-on STEM activities that reinvent summer fun. Discounts are available!

Rochester FCA Sports Camp

The Rochester Youth Sports Camp is a day camp for young athletes entering grades 2-8 (Fall 2017) who want to develop their skills in several sports and build their personal character

Self-Defense Fitness

Follow guidelines for a safe and effective self-defense program while also building self-confidence by improving your overall fitness with a workout regimen designed to increase power and speed....

Village Kids

This Day Camp experience lasts a whole week! Campers engage in a full camp experience that wraps up in time to beat rush hour. Transportation is available from Austin, Grand Meadow, Rochester,...

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,...

Austin's Clean Water Festival

Celebrate the importance of clean water with a variety of family-friendly activities and events. Go to www.hormelnaturecenter.org for schedule of events. For more information, call 507-437-7519.

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.

Summer Fun at the Library! Bubble Bonanza

Join us for tons of bubble fun! We will be making a variety of bubble wands, using different types of wands, blowing bubbles, and exploring one of summer's favorite activities.

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.

Cookbook Club

Join us for a lot of fun in our "test kitchen' as we pursue new and exciting ways to cook familiar, and wild cuisine with a healthy twist. Class participants play an active role in the creation of...

Prostate Cancer Support Group

Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction after Prostate Cancer Therapy

Rochester Connection Bunco

It's Bunco Time! If you can roll the dice you can play Bunco and we'd love to have you join us!

Advanced Conversation and Current Events

Join Alliance Française for beginning French classes. Conversation will be based on current events topics. For students with extensive French experience, for example, can use the conditional,...

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,...

Outdoor Games at Longfellow

Join us at the fields at Longfellow Elementary to play some outdoor games.

World Music Series: Femina

Fémina is a trio of female Patagonian singer songwriters, whose diverse songs are characterized by show-stopping harmonies and a magical on-stage chemistry reminiscent of Ibeyi mixed with smooth...

Genealogy One on One Help

A librarian will assist you in using our genealogical databases, or refer to other sources of information for finding out more about your ancestors. Register online or by calling 507.328.2309.

Homeless Outreach Worker Available

Staff from Zumbro Valley Health Center will be available to answer questions and provide information on homelessness, mental health and chemical dependency issues.

Nonfiction Readers

Let's talk nonfiction books-A Land So Strange: The Epic Journey of Cabeza de Vaca, by Andre Resendez.

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.

Confirmation Camp

Confirmation classes have a memorable adventure in faith-building during this week! Church groups spend time each morning with their pastor or a confirmation leader exploring faith topics in...

Off the Grid

There are new paths to explore at Good Earth Village and off the Grid campers are out finding them! One of the strongest community-building experiences, this group explores faith as a team, way out...

Root River Jam/JT & the Gunslingers @ Berne Wood-Fired Pizza

Enjoy wood-fired pizza between 5-8 PM while listening to great music. Root River Jam performs at 5:15 PM followed by JT & the Gunslingers at 6:30 PM. Concert and pizza rain or shine. For more...

Rochester Independent Filmmakers

An open group of independent filmmakers, both aspiring and established, who meet weekly to share ideas and collaborate.

iFilms: 1944

Estonia's official Oscar submission and a mega-hit on home turf, 1944 centers on the bloodiest battle on World War II's Eastern Front. Estonian soldiers find themselves torn between two mighty...

Group Guitar Class for Beginners

This group guitar class for adults is designed for to meet beginner guitar players where they are at, and first time players are welcome.

Rochester Spanish Conversation Group

Want to improve your Spanish conversation skills? Drop in, no matter what your skill level, and learn by doing.

World Music Series - Femina (Austin, MN)

Fémina’s sound incorporates a variety of genres, including rumba, cumbia, candombe, and bolero. Their influences range from Argentinian musician Aluis Alberto Spinetta to Erykah Badu. Free concert...

Austin Greyhounds vs Blue Earth Pirates

Go, Greyhounds! For more information, go to www.austingreyhoundsbaseball.com

Austin Outdoor Yoga

Urban Yoga is offering free one-hour courses open to all ages. The courses are for beginners, thus no experience is necessary. Participants should bring their own yoga mats, but it can be done on...

Wednesday, July 12