Wednesday, July 26

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 (Second 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.

Adventurers K-4

One day camp to create a life-long connection. Campers are introduced to their new favorite games, songs, and awesome counselors. Lunch and snack are included in one day pack adventure.

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!

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! Magic Show!

Reading is magical! Magic Isaiah presents a fun, interactive show for the entire family. Sponsored by Friends of the Library

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.

Brown Bag and Books

Get out of the office and enjoy nice weather and good company with our new Brown Bag and Books lunchtime book discussion group. Bring your lunch and seating to Central Park* on the last Wednesday...

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...

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,...

Raptors with Eagle Bluff at Byron Primary School

Meet amazing raptors from Eagle Bluff at this special program at Byron Primary School.

World Music Series: Connla

Connla are an exciting new band with strong traditional roots as well as influences from across the globe. Their sensitive and innovative arrangements of traditional and modern folk songs and tunes...

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.

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.


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...


Brochure:The name of the games for Outbacks is variety. Amidst their travels this group will share new experiences, stay in interesting places, and dive deep into faith on an epic hiking road trip.


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!

Star Lake Wilderness 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...

ZackaryZ Band/Incognito @ Berne Wood-Fired Pizza

Enjoy wood-fired pizza between 5-8 PM while listening to great music. The ZackaryZ Band performs at 5:15 PM followed by INCOGNITO at 6:30 PM. Concert and pizza rain or shine. For more information,...

Annual Forestry Field Day

Fillmore Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) Annual Forestry Field Day, light supper at 5:30 p.m., program at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 26th, at Forestville State Park.

Home Buyers seminar

Thinking about buying a home. Come learn all you need to know in order to buy a home. Learn the process and what to expect.

Auditions for "Urinetown"

Got a song in your heart & a tap in your step? Then head over to OPEN AUDITIONS for the Rochester Civic Theatre Company's fall production of "Urinetown"! July 25 & 26 at 6:30PM.

Author Elisa Korenne

Elisa Korenne is a singer-songwriter and author who moved from New York City to small-town Minnesota for love. Along the way she experienced culture shock in the form of adventures such as a...

World Music Series - Connla (Austin, MN)

Connla are an exciting new band with strong traditional roots as well as influences from across the globe. Their sensitive and innovative arrangements of traditional and modern folk songs and...

Austin Greyhounds vs Northfield Knights

Go, Greyhounds! For more information, go to

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 26