Mon - Thurs 9AM - 4PM
Friday 9AM - 1PM

Contact Info

121 N Broadway
Rochester, MN 55906
Fax: 507-424-6411



Upcoming and Ongoing Fundraisers


Save the dates….. Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

Benefit for the Rochester Senior Center

Saturday, May 2, 7 am – 1 pm

at the Senior Center

Dinner Fundraiser at Pizza Ranch

Benefit for the Rochester Senior Center SeniorNet and Computer Learning

Wednesday, May 20th, 4:30 – 9 pm

1580 2nd Avenue Northwest, Stewartville Delicious food and family fun,

The Mile-Long™ Buffet, The …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

May Support Groups

Grief Support Group

Thursday, May 7, 1 pm

Typically meets the 1st Thursday of the Month

Facilitated by Marianne Maruca, Grief & Support Educator

Receive support, resources and understanding during one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone.

All ages welcome, free and open to the general public.


Standing Alone: Estranged from …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Get Moving at the Center!!!


Exercise: On-Going Classes Instructor: Kaethe Boyer

*You may be eligible for free classes with your Medicare-Insurance Exercise Program. ExercisABILITIES programming. Non-members and new members are welcome!

If you are an insurance member of the following Medicare secondary or advantage plans: Aetna, Humana, UCare, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medica, you may be eligible.

Please provide your Insurance Name/Number to the Business Office …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Movies and Documentaries


Monday Movie Matinee

1 pm, suggested donation of $2, popcorn, members only, all ages welcome.

See the Business Office for more information on the Movies, can also be found on the website.

An R-rated motion picture may include adult themes, adult activity, hard language, intense or persistent violence, sexually-oriented nudity, drug abuse or other elements. Please use your discretion …. CLICK HERE to read the full story



The Life and Times of Laura Ingalls Wilder

Thursday, May 14, 1 pm

Presenting: Diane Hagen

Diane Hagen appears in costume as a 80 year old Laura looking back through her life’s adventures and challenges as a early settler in this area and sharing excerpts from her Little House on the Prairie Series. Hear the stores; hum along with the songs; …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Tuesdays: Yoga and Meditation

Senior Yoga

Gentle Yoga Tuesdays, 9:30 am Instructor: Lisa Puhl An adaptable chair yoga class, all levels can enjoy. Yoga will increase your flexibility, muscle strength and tone. Improve respiration, energy and vitality. Maintain your balanced metabolism. Improve Cardio and circulatory health. Come relax and release in a easy going atmosphere. Suggested donation, members only: $3

Meditation Tuesdays, 10:30 am …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Senior Center Project – CURRENT STATUS

New Center South Entrance


As we begin 2015, there is a lot of excitement in the air! Design for the project and construction documents are complete. The task of finding a contractor begins this week with a process called RFP – Request for Proposal. Assuming this goes well, we anticipate shovels “hitting the dirt” in late March or …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Driver Refresher

Man driving his car


Refresher Class – 4 Hours

Instructor: Dave Ruzek; Call the Business Office at 507-287-1404 to register.

This class is for drivers 58 years old and older who have previously completed a state approved eight hour class. In order to maintain the 10% insurance discount this four hour class must be taken every three years. The class will provide up …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

A few notables…

Books for Sale Stop by the lower level of the Center to purchase a book. We are in need of book donations this year. If you could part with books, fiction and non-fiction, gently used, newer than 2000, we would be most grateful. Thanks so much!

Bus Tickets Seniors (over age 65 w/a Medicare or Zips Card), & disabled individuals (w/either …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Gift Certificates Available

Rochester Senior Center Gift Certificates are now available! You can purchase them in any dollar value in the Business Office, located on the 2nd floor. May not be redeemed for cash.