Have Fun in Rochester, MN

At Calcagno Cosmetic and Family Dentistry, we want our patients to appreciate and enjoy our community. We like to take time in our blog to discuss fun activities that take place in our town for the whole family to enjoy. From farmers markets to teddy bear hunts, there is something for everyone in Rochester, MN.

Enjoyable Events for September

Rochester Downtown Farmers Market: Bring your family to the downtown farmers market. On Saturdays it’s from 7:30am until noon at 4th Street and 4th Avenue SE and on Tuesdays from 2pm until 6pm at Ashley Furniture (2900 N. HWY 52). You can buy fresh vegetables, cheeses, fruits, meat, honey, jams, and plants.

Bedtime Stories: The Rochester Public Library will be hosting a bedtime story reading on Tuesdays from 6:30pm until 7pm. You can visit www.rochesterpubliclibrary.org for more information. Parents should remain with their kids during the event.

Teddy Bear Hunt: The Children’s Museum (located at 1643 North Broadway, Ste. A, River Center Plaza, Rochester, MN 55906) will be hosting a teddy bear hunt all week in honor of national teddy bear day. Kids can bring their bears, enjoy a hunt in the museum, and make collars for their furry friends. Admission is $5.50. The museum is open 9am until 12pm Wednesday, 9am until 5pm Thursday and Friday, and noon until 4pm on Saturday.

Healing Adventures Club: Hosted by the Mayo Clinic, this is a one-day event for kids and teens that have lost loved ones. Kids can meet others their age, speak with grief counselors, and even a wide range of age appropriate activities, such as nature walks, crafts, rock wall climbing, a petting zoo, and music. The event will be held in Saturday September 19th. Registration starts at 8am and the day ends at 4pm. Contact Amy Stelpflug through email at [email protected] or by calling 1-507-284-4527 or toll free at 1-800-679-9084.