Events

Wednesday, September 6

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...

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.

Demystifying Your Camera

Get creative and confident with your camera. This one-time class will give you the skills needed to be able to take amazing photos. People take great pictures, not cameras. Coursework consists of...

Haley Comfort & Bright Ideas Fall Open House

Haley Comfort & Bright Ideas is partnering with Ronald McDonald House to help with the Grant Match Challenge.

Introduction to Life Drawing

This class is designed for any artist seeking to develop the skills necessary to take full advantage of creating work form a live model through making rapid gesture drawings and time management for...

Med-City Crab Crack Fundraiser

On Friday, October 13th Madonna Living Community Foundation will host their 3rd Annual Med-City Crab Crack Fundraiser. This year the event will be held at the Somerby Golf Club in Byron.

1 Million Cups Rochester

1 Million Cups is a free, national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs.

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...

Science Storytime

Join us for 30 minutes of stories and fingerplays based on a science theme, with hands-on activities after storytime. Science fun for you and your 3-5 year-old child!

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.

Rochester Connection Bunco

It's Bunco Time! If you can roll the dice you can play Bunco and we'd love to have you join us!

RCTC Learning Is ForEver (LIFE) Presents Film - City Slickers

City Slickers - On the verge of turning 40, an unhappy Manhattan yuppie is roped into joining his two friends on a cattle drive in the southwest.

Palette Knife

Paint the essences of what you see! Learn tips and tricks of how to us a palette knife! This 2-day class will show you how to use a palette knife to create a landscape painting. the first half hour...

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.

Living Well with Chronic Conditions workshop

Adults of all ages with chronic conditions are invited to listen and benefit to information shared during the Living Well with Chronic Conditions workshop

Mad Science Club

Join your fellow mad scientists as we transform the auditorium into a laboratory for hands-on science fun!

55+ Driver Improvement Course

2-day course, 8 hours total for first time participants. 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. September 6 and 7, Northrop Bldg – Rochester Community Education

Rochester Independent Filmmakers

An open group of independent filmmakers, both aspiring and established, who meet weekly to share ideas and collaborate.

Author Jon Lurie

Author John Lurie will present on his book, Canoeing with José - the true tale of journalist Lurie's trip up the Mississippi to retrace the epic journey in the 1935 classic Canoeing with the Cree.

 Pre Rosh Hashana Torah and Tea

Bake a delicious honey cake for the Jewish New Year. Learn how to shift our perspective and bring in the new year with joy. Pack care packages for victims of Hurricane Harvey.

MedCity Mafia New Recruit Bootcamp

Come learn everything you need to know about what it takes to become a skater or referee with MedCity Mafia Roller Derby!

Movie Night at the Paramount - It (TV 14)

Only $5 for a ticket! Purchase tickets at the concession stand on the night of the show; no advance ticket sales. For more information or to request your favorite film for future shows, email...

Wednesday, September 6