Upcoming Events

The Alan Calvano Lecture Series

Sun, May. 7 2017 / 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM / Cost: FREE!

Andrew Williams and Dave Beck present, “Video Game History and Backstory.”

Whether you grew up playing Pac-Man or World of Warcraft, you’ll dig this look at video game design’s backstory and the use of history in video game narratives.


Princess Cafe

Wed, May. 10 2017 / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM / Cost: $2.00

June Anderson
“National Medal of Honor Recipients From Minnesota”

Admission: $2.00 for non-members, free for members.
Coffee and cookies are provided courtesy of Hy-vee!


Princess Cafe

Wed, Jun. 14 2017 / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM / Cost: $2.00

Bryce Pronk
“The History of the Rochester Fire Department”
Bryce Pronk is a Rochester Fire Fighter who has served our community for the last three years. He has graciously agreed to speak on the Rochester Fire Department’s 150 years.

Admission: $2.00 for non-members, free for members.
Coffee and cookies are provided courtesy of Hy-vee!


Princess Cafe

Wed, Jul. 12 2017 / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM / Cost: $2.00

Don Borcherding
“Surveying History of Olmsted County”
Don Borcherding is a licensed engineer and surveyor in Minnesota and Iowa. He is a graduate of Iowa State, retired President of Yaggy Colby, and past president of Minnesota Society of Professional Surveyors.

Admission: $2.00 for non-members, free for members.
Coffee and cookies are provided courtesy of Hy-vee!


Princess Cafe

Wed, Aug. 9 2017 / 09:00 AM to 10:00 AM / Cost: $2.00

John Perkins
“Gold Cross Ambulance History of Rochester, MN”
Listen to John speak about the Gold Cross Ambulance service in Rochester, MN before he sold the business to Mayo Clinic.

Admission: $2.00 for non-members, free for members.
Coffee and cookies are provided courtesy of Hy-vee!