Thursday, August 17

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...

Natural Grocers Anniversary Celebration

Join us in celebration of our 62nd Anniversary. We'll have fantastic giveaways, awesome sales, great prizes, food samples, and an ice cream social. This will be an all day event you won't want to...

SEMBA Bluegrass Festival

Shows at 1:45 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, gospel show at 9 a.m. SUnday, full show at noon Sunday. Camping at site.

Fundraiser Garage Sale

We have a huge variety of donated treasures. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. every day, and there will be bake sale items while they last.

Ilika/Ward & Friends

A mix of keys, acoustic and electric guitars and pedal steel give the duo a well-rounded sound, covering the bases of blues, folk and soul along with americana and country-western.

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program

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

Exhibit by Julia Crozier and Becky Jokela

Opening July 31 at Crossings at Carnegie in Zumbrota an exhibit of work by Becky Jokela of Cannon Falls and Julia Crozier of Winona. Both artists’ work emerges from a deep affinity with nature and...

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.

Rochester Connection Lunch Bunch

Join us for a family-friendly lunch. This month we will be meeting at Twigs Tavern

The Rotary Club of Rochester Meeting

Join us on Thursdays for The Rotary Club of Rochester weekly meeting- Find more information at our club's website:

BookBike & ArtCart at East Park

Visit Rochester’s award-winning BookBike and brand-new ArtCart to explore an art activity, get a free library card, or check out some amazing reads.

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,...

Art W/AJ

Learn basic drawing techniques and style. Everything from watercolor, oil, and graphite to acrylic in a semi-structured, comfortable, and casual learning environment. Bring your own project ideas...

Living Well With Chronic Pain

Living Well With Chronic Pain is a group workshop designed to help you manage your chronic pain symptoms.

Living Well With Chronic Pain Workshop

A FREE 6 week group workshop designed to increase self-management skills and address specific concerns and goals for people with ongoing health problems. Register online or by calling 507.328.2309.

Lake Pepin Legacy Alliance Membership Meeting

Annual Membership Meeting for the Lake Pepin Legacy Alliance.

Taste of Pine Island

6th Annual Benefit with proceeds shared between Pine Haven Care Center & Pine Island Area Home Services

Beginner Group Ukulele Class

Ukulele is the perfect instrument for new musicians and the perfect new hobby to indulge in this summer! This group class for adults is designed for to meet beginner ukulele players where they are...

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.

Rooftop Patio Summer Concert Series

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

Thursday, August 17