Events

Thursday, September 14

Art Exhibit: ‘Homage to the Home Town’ by Betsy Bowen

Betsy Bowen is an illustrator of both the wildlife and domestic life that takes place around her longtime home near Grand Marais on Minnesota’s North Shore. “Homage to the Home Town” is a compiled...

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program

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

Bus trip to Minneapolis Institute of Art

Lecture: "The Poet in the Museum" by Thomas Marks, Apollo magazine editor. Also, docent-led tour of MIA collection.

10th Annual Septoberfest

Wabasha-Kellogg's 10th Annual Septoberfest Celebration

Together Separately: Respite Wellness

Caring for a loved one and caring for yourself can be an overwhelming challenge; do no let your responsibilities negatively influence your own wellness. 125 LIVE is offering meaningful and engaging...

Tai Ji Quan: Moving for Better Balance

Adults of all ages and abilities are encouraged to take advantage of this evidence-based fall prevention exercise program. Facilitated by MJ Moravec. To learn about fees and registration, call...

Baby Time

Bring in your baby for rhymes, songs and stories just right for little ones (birth to 18 months).

Exhibit of Work by Nancy Grist and Kristine Fretheim

The exhibit will be on display at Crossings until October 21, with an artist’s reception to take place on Saturday, September 16 from 6:00-7:15. The public is invited to this free event which will...

Rochester Connection Coffee Social

Looking for Rochester’s best cup of coffee and great conversation? Join us for our Coffee social! This month we will meet at Apache Mall Food Court (across from Barnes & Noble).

Toddler Time

Special stories and songs for active toddlers (ages 18 months to 3 years).

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.

Toddler Time

Special stories and songs for active toddlers (ages 18 months to 3 years).

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: portal.clubrunner.ca/5636/

55+ Driver Improvement Course

4 hour refresher course for those who have taken the class before within the last 3 years. 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Sept. 14, St Luke’s Episcopal Church, 1884 22nd St NW

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.

One on One English Conversation

Practice your English skills through conversation with English speakers. Offering writing review as well. Open to adult, non-native English speakers

Prospecting for Grants

Grant prospecting can be a time-consuming process, but finding and appropriately targeting the right funders is key to writing a successful grant application. This workshop will offer hands-on...

RCTC Learning Is ForEver (LIFE) Presents Conquering the Odds, Journey of a Shepherd Girl with Habibo Haji

Raised in a very small village in the interior of Somalia, survived the breakout of civil war, spent three years in the largest refugee camp in the world, and now a great nurse at Mayo Clinic.

Community Mosaic Making at Pedal Pushers with Bailey Cahlander

Visit the upper level dining room of Pedal Pushers Cafe on Tuesday, September 12 and Thursday, September 14 to participate in the creation of community mosaic mural panels with artist in residence...

q club

A safe and welcoming meet-up for LGBTQ teens and allies…. For ages 13-18! Hang out, make friends and have fun at this club just for you.

Card Party

Create memorable cards for that special someone or a piece of art to keep for yourself in this one time session. Cards, envelopes and collage materials will be provide. Participants can bring their...

La Mese delle Donne Opening Artist Reception

La Mese delle Donne, “A Month of Women” was created five years ago by Rochester artist Cassandra Buck to showcase, promote, connect and collaborate with area women creatives. This annual show...

La Mese delle Donne V: A Month of Women Exhibit

The mission of this exhibit is to showcase, promote, connect, and collaborate with Minnesota creatives who identify as women. Together we are all stronger. We want all women to have a voice. This...

Southeastern Minnesota Beekeepers Association (SEMBA) meeting

At 6:30 come and join "The Buzz" -- an informal opportunity to discuss any topic related to beekeeping. At 7pm, we have our regular meeting -- always an informational presentation on beekeeping and...

Crime and Pun-ishment

If Amazing dinner and interactive theater sounds interesting. Look no further The Murder Mystery Company in Minneapolis has you covered. Host Your own Mystery Party

Improv Workshop for Beginners

Each session we will learn and practice improvisational skills in a fun, supportive, and safe environment for the beginner. Register online or by calling 507.328.2309.

Nutritious Food, Healthy Kids

Come join us and learn about how nutrition impacts your child's health. We will be discussing the importance of nutritious whole foods, how to boost the immune system, healthy lunch box ideas and...

Olmsted County Genealogical Society September Meeting

Professional genealogist Shirleen Hoffman will explain how naturalization records can advance your research and be full of information about your family. This presentation will provide an overview...

Sons of Norway Event

Sons of Norway Kristiania 1-47, located at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 2124 Viola Rd NE, Rochester, MN, will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, September 14 at 7 pm. The speaker will be Glen...

Stand-Up Comedy: OPEN MIC

Free comedy show every Thursday night at 7:30 PM. Come eat, drink and laugh.

Thursday, September 14