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Rochester, MN 55906
Fax: 507-424-6411



March Millions!!!


Make a BIG impact!

Your donation can be DOUBLED!

The Otto Bremer Foundation is generously matching donations made by any individual through GiveMN.org up to $100,000 per organization, before the full $1 million is reached during the month of March!

The Senior Center is excited to announce that we have been invited to …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Kiwanis Chili-Feed


Kiwanis Chili-Feed

Warm up your winter on Saturday, March 14th, at the 24th. Annual Kiwanis Chili Feed benefiting the Rochester Senior Center!

Tickets are: $7 – adults, $3 – children 5-12, and kids under 5 eat free! Stop by the Senior Center between 11 am – 6 pm and warm up for a great cause!

Carry out Available

Tickets …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Upcoming and Ongoing Fundraisers


Save the dates….. 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 Pizza Lover’s Pizza®, The Country’s Best Chicken® and Cactus Bread® Dessert Pizza. The Center earns 10 % of the profits and …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Reflections on Aging

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New Book hopes to dispel myths and shed new light on a subject of importance to all. Reflections on Aging By local author, Bruce McBeath, Ph. D. Saturday, March 14, 1 pm Learning about the actual interior life of older adults, has substantially challenged our assumptions about aging, and reshaped our perspective about growing older. The book is a …. CLICK HERE to read the full story



The Game of Golf: By Ken Ellsworth, PGA Player Wednesday, March 11, 10 am We encourage you to join us on this journey to learn about a PGA Player. Ken has offered to instruct upcoming golf lessons! Connect and enjoy the beauty that is golf — before, during and especially after a round. Stop and smell the grass and perhaps occasionally …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Live Video Conferences

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Live Video Conferencs

Arthritis and Aging

Monday, March 23, 10 am

The topics for the broadcast will be Arthritis, the anatomy of the knee and hip, and joint pain treatment options.

The speaker will be Dr. Christopher D. Mudd from Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis, MO. Dr. Mudd is an Orthopedic surgeon who specializes in total joint …. 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

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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

Do you have an ongoing health condition?

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Are you age 60+ with an ongoing health condition? Learn to Live Well with Chronic Conditions

Thursdays, beginning March 26 6 weeks, last session on April 30 Presented by Elder Network You’ll get the support you need, find practical ways to deal with pain and fatigue, discover better nutrition and exercise choices, understand new treatment choices, and learn better …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Free Help with Taxes – February 4 – April 15



Free assistance in filling out federal and state tax forms will be available again this year for senior citizens with low-to-moderate incomes, beginning February 4. This includes the property tax refund for which either homeowners or renters with low income may qualify even if they are not required to file an income tax return.

Trained counselors in …. CLICK HERE to read the full story

Driver Refresher – Save 10% on your Insurance

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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