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

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...

May 20th, 2018
pancake breakfast fundraiser; shorewood senior campus; fundraiser; alzheimer's association; breakfast in Rochester MN;

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Flipping to Fight Alzheimer's Disease

Join us for a Pancake Breakfast at Shorewood Place on Sunday, May 20 from 9 am - 1 pm.  Free will donations. All proceeds to go to the Alzheimer's...

May 17th, 2018
Quarry Hill past, Quarry Hill history

Quarry Hill's Past

Learn about the history of Quarry Hill Park. See fossil records of what creatures lived here millions of years ago. Then travel through time to see how humans have used and changed the 300+ acre park over the years...

May 15th, 2018
Mother's Day history

Dale Blanshan Presents: Mother's Day

Ancient Rome, Julia Ward Howe and Anna Jarvis all had the same idea, to honor mothers with a special day, for which, in modern times, we set aside the second Sunday in May. Here's a program to honor the mothers among...