Upcoming Events

Event Type

Start Time

Age
Program Type
Library Branch
Room

ADHD Support Group

March 21, 2019
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
Educational presentations on ADHD topics and a time for sharing about experiences.   ...

Tai Chi Chih for beginners

March 25, 2019
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
A class learning additional basic Tai Chi Chih movements - moving meditation practice, gentle and easy to learn. Benefits may include stress reduction, increased creativity, heightened energy and improved physical and emotional well-being. Taught by certified Tai Chi Chih instructor. Dress comfortably. Must have had beginning sessions or previous experience.

Disclaimer(s)

Participants will need to sign a liability waiver to participate in the class.

Youth Vaping: What Adults Need to Know

March 25, 2019
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
Youth vaping has been deemed an “epidemic” by the FDA and the U.S. Surgeon General. Parents and adults who attend this presentation will learn the risks of youth vaping, current vaping trends, how to prevent youth vaping and have time to ask question...

Naloxone Can Save A Life

March 26, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
The training class will cover how naloxone works, how to administer it, and when to administer it. Wthere will also be a discussion of laws surrounding the administration of naloxone. A question and answer time will follow the presentation. Ever...

Yoga for Beginners

March 27, 2019
2:00pm - 2:45pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
Yoga for beginners is taught by a certified instructor. The class will focus on sun salutations and meditation.  Please bring your own mat.   ...

Disclaimer(s)

Participants will need to sign a liability waiver to participate in the class.

MyFreeTaxes - online filing assistance

March 27, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
If you made $66,000 or less in 2018, you may file your taxes online for free. Tax coaches are available to help you answer questions.   Presented by AARP and United Way.  Call for an appointment time 507-287-1958. ...

Drop in for Career Counseling

March 27, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Wellness Corner
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
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. The Career Corner is on the second floor, in the southwest corner.

Family Health Fair

March 30, 2019
10:00am - 1:00pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Youth, Families, Teens (grades 7-12), Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
Stop by for health information, blood pressure checks, good eating tips and more!  Crafts and fun activities for kids and families. ...

MyFreeTaxes - online filing assistance

April 3, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
If you made $66,000 or less in 2018, you may file your taxes online for free. Tax coaches are available to help you answer questions.   Presented by AARP and United Way.  Call for an appointment time 507-287-1958. ...

Drop in for Career Counseling

April 3, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Wellness Corner
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
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. The Career Corner is on the second floor, in the southwest corner.

Financial Literacy Workshop

April 8, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 19
Event Description:
Do you have questions such as ” How do I start a budget?”; “Who can help me with my taxes?”; and “How do I interact with creditors?”.  If so, then take the first step to Financial Wellness by attending this free workshop. Register ahead of time ...

MyFreeTaxes - online filing assistance

April 10, 2019
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Computer Lab
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
If you made $66,000 or less in 2018, you may file your taxes online for free. Tax coaches are available to help you answer questions.   Presented by AARP and United Way.  Call for an appointment time 507-287-1958. ...

Drop in for Career Counseling

April 10, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Wellness Corner
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
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. The Career Corner is on the second floor, in the southwest corner.

Health Insurance Matters

April 11, 2019
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 125
Event Description:
Most people don't understand their health insurance coverage. And many people still don't have health insurance, even though more than half of uninsured Minnesotans would likely qualify for some sort of financial assistance for that coverage. There i...
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
Talk Saves Lives is a community-based presentation that covers the general scope of suicide, the research on prevention, and what people can do to fight suicide.  Attendees will learn the risk and warning signs of suicide, and how together, we c...

Senior Wills Clinic

April 12, 2019
9:45am - 4:30pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
Need help with a simple will, power of attorney and/or a healthcare directive? If you qualify as a "low income senior". attend this free legal clinic for help with these important documents.   Attorneys will be available to meet with you an...

Health Insurance Matters

April 15, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Registration
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 125
Event Description:
Most people don't understand their health insurance coverage. And many people still don't have health insurance, even though more than half of uninsured Minnesotans would likely qualify for some sort of financial assistance for that coverage. There i...

Get Healthy, Go Vegan!

April 15, 2019
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
Are you already committed to a vegan or whole foods, plant based lifestyle or do you want to learn more? Meet up with others to talk about recipes, cooking techniques and living a vegan lifestyle.  ...

Your Decisions Matter!

April 16, 2019
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Library Branch: Offsite
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
Celebrate National Heathcare Decisions Day by getting information on:    Advanced care directives Ideas for having end of life conversations Local events sponsored by “Community Reflections on Living and Dying” ...

Senior Advocate available

April 17, 2019
10:30am - 12:30pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Wellness Corner
Age Group: Seniors
Program Type: Learning, Wellness
Event Description:

An Olmsted County Senior Advocate, familiar with the long-term care system, will be available to help complete forms, answer questions on medicare, provide assistance to accessing services, and referrals to other agencies.

Drop in for Career Counseling

April 17, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Wellness Corner
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
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. The Career Corner is on the second floor, in the southwest corner.

Just Drive

April 18, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
94% of crashes are caused by driver error and therefore most are preventable. Drivers talking on phones, hand-held or hands-free, miss seeing up to 50% of what is around them like other drivers, pedestrians and bicyclists. Come learn more about di...

Drop in for Career Counseling

April 24, 2019
5:30pm - 7:30pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Wellness Corner
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
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. The Career Corner is on the second floor, in the southwest corner.

Film: Code Blue

April 24, 2019
5:30pm - 8:15pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Adults, Seniors
Program Type: Learning, Wellness
Event Description:
This film explores the links between the food industry and prevalent diseases. It proposes lifestyle medicine to combat illness.  Healthy food samples and a simple cooking demonstration will be offered prior to the movie.  Presente...

Disclaimer(s)

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

ADHD Support Group

April 25, 2019
7:00pm - 8:45pm
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Meeting Room B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
Educational presentations on ADHD topics and a time for sharing about experiences.   ...
Library Branch: Main Branch
Room: Auditorium
Age Group: Teens (grades 7-12), Adults
Program Type: Wellness
Event Description:
Ryan Berg is a writer, activist, social worker, and program manager for the ConneQT Host Home Program of Avenues for Homeless Youth. Program is sponsored by Zumbro Valley Health Center.  ...