Take Back the Night

When:
April 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where:
Student Activity Center - Kryzsko Commons, Winona State University, 175 West Mark Street, Winona, MN 55987, USA

Winona State University, in partnership with FORGE, the Women’s and Gender Studies student club, and the Women’s Resource Center of Winona, will host Take Back the Night.Flaming_W_Color The event focuses on eliminating sexual violence in all forms. Thousands of colleges, universities, women’s centers and rape crisis centers have sponsored these events all over the country. Winona State University is taking a stand against sexual violence and is speaking out for a violence-free campus and community.

WSU Alum Jazz & WSU Big Band

When:
April 25, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
Where:
PAC - Main Stage, Winona State University, 175 West Mark Street, Winona, MN 55987, USA

Alums from WSU Jazz bands from the past combine with current WSU big band musicians to perform a wide range of jazz charts. The Alum’s open the show followed by the current WSU big band. Hear swing, old standards through high energy progressive jazz.Flaming_W_Color

The Cottage Cupboard

When:
May 9, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Repeats:
Daily until May 10, 2014
Where:
The Book Shelf , 570 Franklin Street, Winona, MN 55987, USA

Looking for a special gift for the Mom in your life or decor to brighten your home for the warmer days ahead? Come see what treasures await you at the Spring 2014 Cottage Cupboard. We feature repurposed furniture, hand painted wall decor, fun and funky aprons, soaps, cards and beautiful handmade jewelry. Flowers and garden stakes will also be found here as we celebrate Spring. New to the Cottage this season are DIY pieces for re-purposing that will be available for purchase.

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The Cottage Cupboard

When:
May 8, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where:
The Old Bait Shack, 570 Franklin Street, Winona, MN 55987, USA

Looking for a special gift for the Mom in your life or decor to brighten your home for the warmer days ahead? Come see what treasures await you at the Spring 2014 Cottage Cupboard. We feature repurposed furniture, hand painted wall decor, fun and funky aprons, soaps, cards and beautiful handmade jewelry. Flowers and garden stakes will also be found here as we celebrate Spring.

New to the Cottage this season are DIY pieces for repurposing that will be available for purchase.spring2014

19th Rochester International Film Festival

When:
April 11, 2014 @ 3:45 pm
Repeats:
Daily until April 17, 2014
Where:
Wehrenberg Galaxy Cine 14, 4340 Maine Avenue Southeast, Rochester, MN 55904, USA

 

Here is a golden opportunity for residents of Southeastern Minnesota to feast their senses upon a set of unique globally diverse movies at the upcoming 19th annual Rochester International Film Festival!

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Lily and the Tigers

When:
April 30, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Where:
Some Sum Studio, 168 East 3rd Street, Winona, MN 55987, USA

Lily and the Tigers spin an intricate web of love and friendship while betraying a dark, pastoral Southern Gothic undercurrent. lily_and_the_tigers_press_photo_3_low_res

Mental Health 5k

When:
May 31, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where:
Jaycee's Pavilion , 340 Lake Park Drive, Winona, MN 55987, USA

The Hiawatha Valley Mental Health Center will be hosting our 3rd Annual 5K and Baby K at Jaycee’s Pavilion in Winona, with an addition of a Family Benefit, to create awareness and fundraiser for our Youth and Adolescent Programs. Following the 5K and BabyK, we invite families to play some minute-to-win-it games, listen to music, and participate in additional family fun activities at the Family Benefit!


Thursdays on First & 3rd

When:
June 5, 2014 @ 11:00 am – August 28, 2014 @ 8:30 pm
Repeats:
Weekly on Thursday until August 28, 2014
Where:
Peace Plaza, Peace Plaza, Rochester, MN 55902, USA

Thursdays on first & 3rd Summer Market & Music Festival is a weekly outdoor market of over 100 art, craft and food vendors and live entertainment every Thursday throughout the summer. thursdaysonfirst_logoSit back and relax with friends and family as live dance and performing arts are featured from 11:30-12:30PM. Stick around for the Music Festival performances at 5:00PM and 7:00PM on two stages!
If you feel like getting your hands dirty, be sure to head to Historic 3rd Street for Arts & Culture LIVE! This area will feature different interactive art options each week!

Movies on the Plaza

When:
June 7, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – August 23, 2014 @ 11:00 pm
Repeats:
Weekly on Saturday until August 23, 2014
Where:
Peace Plaza, Peace Plaza, Rochester, MN 55902, USA

Join us on the Peace Plaza EVERY Saturday night during the warm season for Movies on the Plaza. Each Saturday we will be featuring a different family movie. This event is free and open to the public. Bring your own lawn chair or blanket.movies_on_the_plaza

Walk Around the World International Festival

When:
June 21, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Where:
Peace Plaza, Peace Plaza, Rochester, MN 55902, USA

First organized as an annual event in 2010 in recognition of World Refugee Day, Walk Around the World is an International festival that seeks to connect people in a sharing of cultural expressions. The festival will present an authentic representation of distinct cultures through food, products and services for sale, interactive activities and educational displays, and performing arts. The day’s festivities begin with an opening ceremony and conclude with a late-night movie. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of cultures from around the world.