Events

Wednesday, February 1

The Monthly Painter Show

Minnesota/Manhattan abstract painter AJ Atwater Announces Monthly Online Shows at ajatwater.com starting with The Breathtaking Beauty of Blue in January.

Paint the Town Pink

Annual citywide event to raise awareness and funds for cancer research at The Hormel Institute. Full schedule includes the Paint the Town Pink hockey game, Plunge for Pink polar plunge, Fishing for...

Exhibit:  Currents of Change

Lanesboro Arts presents ‘Currents of Change,’ a companion art exhibit to the Smithsonian Institute’s Museum on Main Street Water/Ways exhibition that pairs historical water photos of Lanesboro with...

Exhibit: "Currents of Change"

A companion art exhibit to the Smithsonian Water/Ways exhibition that pairs historical water photos of Lanesboro with artworks interpreting those photos by Mary Solberg, Jamie Heiden, Paul Brokken,...

Science Storytime

Stories on a science theme, songs, and hands-on fun for you and your preschooler.

Smithsonian Water/Ways Exhibition

Water/Ways reveals the central nature of water on our lives by exploring how Americans use water, how water unites communities, how water affects every element of life, and how Americans care for...

We Are Water MN

We Are Water MN is an interactive story collecting exhibit that focuses on individuals’ relationships with and responsibilities to water. We Are Water MN shares information on water quality around...

Austin Community Red Cross Blood Drive

Please bring donor card or photo ID. Walk-ins welcome.

Do You Have What It Takes To Escape?"

UNRAVELED Escape Room is a real life escape challenge where you come with a group of between 4 and 10 friends/family members/co-workers/etc and you get LOCKED UP! It is up to you and your team to...

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!

Telling Your Stories

A four-session writing class that will help students record their own personal stories - and, if they choose, stories of their families and communities.

Telling Your Stories with Jennifer Koski

The workshop will be held at the History Center of Olmsted County. To register, please call (507) 282-9447. This workshop will cover how to write your own life story as well as those of others...

“Willa Cather” with Vaunceil Kruse

We will look at Cather’s unconventional life and her most beloved novel, My Antonia in session one. In session two, we will discuss five of her short works: “The Enchanted Bluff,” “Coming,...

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.

Happiness - A Book Discussion

Sister Joan Chittister suggests, in her book Happiness, that it is a personal quality to be learned and mastered. This book is meant for both discussion and reflection.

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.

MyFreeTaxes Clinics

Tax coaches will be available to help with tax filing with online software MyFreeTaxes. Individuals & Families who made $60,000 or less last year can file both federal and state online for free.

Drop in for Career Counseling

Need help with an application? Resume? Job Search? A career counselor will be available for one-on-one assistance with employment issues. No appointment needed.

Rochester Independent Filmmakers

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

Hiawatha Valley Audubon Society: Backyard Birding

Birding expert Dan Jackson joins us from rural Chaseburg, Wis. His photos have been widely published in periodicals, books, websites, and journals including Wisconsin Natural Resources, The Badger...

Wednesday, February 1