Events

Wednesday, August 9

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.

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...

Health Care Directives 101

Learn why everyone needs a Health Care Directive to save the family from additional stress in the event you become incapacitated. Bring any questions you may have to our presenter Attorney Judi...

Quarry Hill Nature Center presents: The Amazing Saw-whet Owl!

What is a bird of prey? See a live Saw-whet owl from Quarry Hill Nature Center and learn about the unique abilities of this fascinating bird.

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

Dr. Richard Vetter will present a literature review of current optimal methods for the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer based on current evidence.

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,...

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-The War on Science: Who's Waging It, Why It Matters, What We Can Do About It, by Shawn Lawrence Otto.

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.

Explorers

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...

Pathfinders

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...

Pioneers

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 United Methodist 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...

Gopher Tones/Nite Shift @ Berne Wood-Fired Pizza

Enjoy wood-fired pizza between 5-8 PM while listening to great music. The Gopher Tones perform at 5:15 PM followed by Nite Shift at 6:30 PM. Concert and pizza rain or shine. For more information,...

Beginner Group Guitar Class: Level 2

This beginner guitar class is a continuation of previous guitar class and will build upon concepts taught in the previous segment of courses. The class has learned chords in the key of C, basic...

iFilms: SOUL ON A STRING

DIRECTED BY YANG ZHANG CHINA / 2016 / TIBETAN WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES SYNOPSIS: After discovering a sacred stone in the mouth of a deer, Taibei, a solitary Tibetan cowboy, embarks on a mission: to...

Rochester Spanish Conversation Group

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

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...

Beginner Group Guitar

Maybe you have always dreamed of picking up a guitar and playing your favorite song, but have never had the opportunity or time to learn. Maybe you have learned a few chords, but are unsure what...

Wednesday, August 9