Thursday, September 28

"The Good Doctor"

7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Oct. 1. Ends Oct. 1.

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.

10th Annual Septoberfest

Wabasha-Kellogg's 10th Annual Septoberfest Celebration

Drawing for beginners

Still life drawing. Intense academic exercises, experience a shift to the artistic side of the brain.

Introduction to Still Life

This class is for the beginner artist with little to no experience who is willing to learn and experiment with new materials and techniques. Students will learn by capturing multiple still-life...

Introduction to Still Life Drawing

Learning the fundamental skills of drawing and learning to shift using the right side of the brain. Instructor Miriam Knuth

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).

Create a Stained Glass Window

Create your leaded stained glass in this five week series using the easy-to-use Morton System of assembly.

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...

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:

Become A Dementia Friend

Learn about Dementia: The 10 warning signs, communication tips and what it means to be a Dementia friendly community.

Fossil Hunting in Fillmore County

Collect fossils older than dinosaurs! At Whispering Winds, Spring Valley, you will tour fossil collections of ancient sea creatures including Gastropods, Cephalopods, Trilobites, Fisherites,...

Play Mah Jongg

Come have fun with Mah Jongg! Four people sit around a table, each with card of various numbers and colors, arranged like a secret code and tiles are exchanged in a pattern used for almost 100...

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.

Long-Term Care: The Conversation Every Family Should Have

Long-term care is a concern that many of us have but we don't always know where to begin. In this session we will be focused on two main topics: 1) Long-term care choices and 2) Five common...

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

RCTC Learning Is ForEver (LIFE) Presents Vikings in the New World with Bill Bakken

Bill will describe the movement of early medieval Scandinavians, generally known as Vikings, across the North Atlantic from about 800 to 1100 CE.

Re-Engineering Retirement and Long-Term Care Planning

Do you have concerns that you may not have enough assets to fully fund your retirement? You owe it to yourself to learn more about an effective strategy. Would you like to be able to withstand the...


Collaborate with other Rochester teens to make a zine to share your passions and interests! Bring your ideas and creativity - we'll provide the supplies and snacks.

Whodunnit? Area Authors Celebration

Do you enjoy a good whodunnit? Join the Friends of the Rochester Public Library as they welcome five area authors - all focusing on mysteries. Mindy Mejia, Tony Wirt, Chuck Logan, Julie Kramer, and...

STYLE Fashion Show

Cheers to 10 years of STYLE! This annual fashion show shines a light on the retail community that resides within downtown Rochester and what they can offer to the residents of downtown.

Piñata and a Pour

Make a traditional piñata. All supplies and beverage of your choice included with class. Chance to break a piñata for prizes at the end of the class.

Beth Sievers Encaustic Artist Closing Reception

Free, family friendly, public reception at the Jive Mill featuring encaustic (beeswax) art, music by Brian Archer & John Sievers, & light refreshments.

Create a Stained Glass Window

Create your leaded stained glass in this five week series using the easy-to-use Morton System of assembly.

Feast of St. Wenceslaus celebration

Old Time Community Band, "The Life of St. Wenceslaus" presented by school students, Czech Heritage Mass at 6:45 p.m., reception with Czech refreshments afterward.


Emphasis will be on good pronunciation, learning basic vocabulary, grammar, and conversation.

The Day the World Came to Town:  Book Discussion

Spend three evening with Sister Marcan Freking to discuss the book The Day the World Came to Town. Group will meet on Sept 28, Oct 12 and Oct 26.

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.

Rochester Repertory Theatre presents: “The Good Doctor” by Neil Simon

Rochester Repertory Theatre presents: “The Good Doctor” by Neil Simon>

Stand-Up Comedy: OPEN MIC

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

Thursday, September 28