News/Blog

Aug 21st, 2018

Music w/Colby Tushaus

We are welcoming Colby to Shorewood for the first time! Colby began learning the guitar while living in Guadalajara Mexico in 1993. Join us as Colby shares his passion for guitar through the sounds of country, folk,...

Jul 25th, 2018

1936 Berlin Olympics: The Nazi Games

The 1936 Olympic Games held in Berlin are notorious for the tightly controlled image the Nazis presented to the world, but these games also became a blueprint for future games that are followed to the present day. We...

Jul 20th, 2018

Protecting Yourself from Online Scams: Internet Safety for Seniors

More than 3 billion people worldwide use the Internet, according to Time Inc. Although most people surf the web for business purposes or...

Jul 20th, 2018

Protecting Yourself from Online Scams: Internet Safety for Seniors

More than 3 billion people worldwide use the Internet, according to Time Inc. Although most people surf the web for business purposes or...

Jul 17th, 2018

Dale Blanshan Presents: The Great War

In 1917, America entered what was then called "The Great War", the largest conflict yet seen on the earth.We'll follow the troops to the muddy trenches and see what the folks back home were singing to cheer them on...

Jun 29th, 2018

Life as a Civil War Soldier

View real artifacts, photos, and guns from the Civil War! Learn what it was like to be a Civil War soldier in the 1860's. 

Presented by: Aaron Saterdalen; Olmsted History Center

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Jun 25th, 2018

Hospice 101

Hospice 101 will review the basics of what Medicare hospice is including the philosophy and benefits of it. It will also address many myths and misconceptions about what hospice is. 

Monday, June 25 @ 1:00pm...

Jun 18th, 2018
senior housing; understanding senior housing; what to look for in Assisted Living; Senior Apartment; Rochester; Respite; Memory Care

Lunch & Learn: Understanding Senior Housing 101

If you are in the beginning stages of looking for Indepedent Living, Assisted Living, or Memory Care you will want to attend this lunch & learn on Monday, June 18th at 11:30 a.m.  Topics covered will be,...

Jun 11th, 2018

The Founders of Olmsted County

Come find out about the Founders of Olmsted County and the City of Rochester. Included in this discussion will be David Olste; "Original Rochester Plat" owners William Lowry, Richard B. Smith, and Charles Morton; "...

May 23rd, 2018

Dale Blanshan Presents: Royal Wedding

This program was occasioned by the 2011 wedding of England's Prince William and Princess Kate, but it's really the story of England's true and faithful matriarch, Queen Elizabeth II. Most monarchies are gone from the...

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