What's Happening October 20-26
All events are free, unless otherwise noted. If you know of
events that might be of interest, please email Chris Stout, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Heath Hyche will perform on Oct. 25 at WSU.
MONDAY, OCT. 20
WSU, Integrated Wellness Center, 175 Mark St. Winona, MN 55987 Room: 138
WSU Health and Wellness Services will host "Alcohol
Facts on Tap," as part of Healthy Monday. Student advocates will offer
opportunities to get questions answered about alcohol and your life.
More Information: http://tinyurl.com/kuy7f7a
TUESDAY, OCT. 21
Saint Mary’s Panel Discussion About Elections
Time: 5 p.m.
Where: Salvi Lecture Hall, 3rd
floor, Saint Mary’s Hal,l St. Mary’s University, 700
Terrace Heights, Winona, MN 55987
The public is invited to a panel
discussion about the importance of elections and how the election process
works. Panel members include Jeff Narabrook, voter outreach director for the
Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State; Scott McMahon, Schools of Graduate
and Professional Programs associate vice president for external relations at
Saint Mary’s; and Dr. David Lynch, department chair and professor of social
science at Saint Mary’s.
More Information: http://tinyurl.com/kwywdl3
Upper Hiawatha Valley Audubon Chapter Guest Speaker:
Birding Expert Sharon Stitler
Time: 7 pm
Red Wing Izaak Walton League, 1010 East 5th
Street, Red Wing
Park ranger and nationally recognized birding
expert Sharon Stitler will speak on “Today’s Offiice,” featuring the various
jobs she has experienced in the birding realm including the rigorous
requirements to become certified to conduct aerial bird surveys.
More information: http://www.republican-eagle.com/content/author-birder-will-speak-audubon-chapter
Self Resilience & Mental Health
Where: WSU- Winona State University - Somsen Hall, 175 Mark St. Winona, MN
Room: Harriet Johnson Auditorium
WSU will hold a discussion on Self Reliance and Mental
Health as part of this years University Theme. Sally Spencer, Executive
Director of the Cason J. Spencer Foundation Mental Health Advocacy Group, will
discuss "Suicide Prevention."
More Information: http://tinyurl.com/mwcmawo
UM-Rochester Connects Professional Lecture series:
Subject: Shades of Grey: Ethics and
Controversies in Brain Death
Dr. Jennifer Needle, Assistant Professor, Center for
Bioethics and Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Medical School
Time: 7:00 pm
Where: University of MN, Rochester, room 417, 4th floor of University Square, 111 S Broadway, Rochester,
More information: http://tinyurl.com/lvpkxoy
Minnesota Marine Art Museum – Free Tuesday
All Day, every Tuesday: Free
Admission for Students with I.D.
800 Riverview Drive, Winona
More Information: https://www.mmam.org/Visit/Hours-and-Admission
Lecture - Kaying Yang
Time: 7:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location: University of
Wisconsin - Cartwright Center University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, La Crosse, WI
Yang speaks about immigration and
gender equity issues. After 40 years of Hmong culture in the USA, Yang is an
advocate for empowering Hmong women and building healthier communities. She was
recruited by the International Organization of Migration in Thailand to help
15,000 Hmong refugees resettle in the US, Canada, Australia, and the
Netherlands. Her story is remarkable and her passion for gender equity in our
world gives us all hope for the future.
More Information: http://tinyurl.com/noj4e6x
McKnight Ceramic Artists Exhibition
Winona State University - Watkins
Hall, 175 Mark St. Winona, MN 55987
Room: Paul Watkins Gallery
The WSU Art Department will hold
the McKnight Ceramic Artists Exhibition that will display work by those who
received the McKnight Award in Ceramics for 2014.
More Information: http://tinyurl.com/k3h2lsv
THURSDAY, OCT. 23
Heath Hyche Comedy Show
Where: WSU- Winona State University - Somsen Hall, 175 Mark
St. Winona, MN 55987
Room: Harriet Johnson Auditorium
WSU will host Heath Hyche as he puts on a comedy show as
part of Homecoming Week.
More Information: http://tinyurl.com/ow6xkrd
Film Series on Money, Part II: "Promises Unleashed"
Where: Fair Trade Books, Red Wing
Film and discussion, part 2 of a 3
More Information: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Fair-Trade-Books-Red-Wing/1430565507188499
Free Thursdays: Rochester Art Center
10 am – 9 pm
40 Civic Center Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904
More information: http://www.rochesterartcenter.org/about/visit/
FRIDAY, OCT. 24
Ansel Adams Talk
Time: 1:05 PM
Where: WSU Performing Arts Center,
175 Mark St. Winona, MN 55987, Vivian Fusillo Theatre
WSU will host Michael Adams, son of photographer Ansel
Adams. He will provide a son's perspective on his father's life, career and
More Information: http://tinyurl.com/k7k8w8r
Fall Fest— Red Wing YMCA Events
Location: YMCA Main & Broadway, Red Wing, MN 55066
Join the YMCA for carnival games, arts & crafts, creepy
games, inflatable castle as well as other activities. Open to the community.
Halloween costumes are encouraged. Cost: $5/person, $20 maximum/family (pay at
More Information: http://www.redwingymca.org/home.htm
Exhibit: "Seeing Christ in the
Darkness" The Prints of Georges Rouault
Where: St. Mary’s University, 700 Terrace Heights, Winona, MN 55987,
Toner Student Center
A collection of the world-class prints
of one of the most important printmakers of the 20th century, Georges Rouault,
will be on display Oct. 16 through Nov. 16 at Saint Mary’s University.
More Information: http://tinyurl.com/pqx9zwc
Exhibit: The Art of Dick Brewer and Al
Gallery Hours: Monday - Thursday, 9
a.m. - 4 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Anderson Center, 163 Tower View Dr,
Red Wing, MN 55066
More Information: http://www.andersoncenter.org/exhibition%20Dick%20and%20Al.html
WEEKEND, OCT. 25 AND 26
Winona Volunteer Services - 25
Cent Sale day at the Clothes Shop
416 East 2nd Street, Winona, MN 55987
Every month, on the 25th day of the month,
everything in The Clothes Shop will see for twenty-five cents! Come down and
stock up on items for only 25 cents.
Run Boy Run
Date: Saturday, October 25
Where: Sheldon Theatre, 443 West 3rd St, Red Wing, MN
Existing comfortably in the tension
between tradition and the musical frontier, Run Boy Run’s all-acoustic format
blends bluegrass, folk and the old timey American vernacular with touches of
classical and jazz. Their music is rooted in the traditional music of the
Appalachian South, but is also definitively present in the 21st century.
This is a paid event. To volunteer
and earn a free admission for this event please contact Karen Renshaw
651-388-8703 or email@example.com
by Thursday, October 23.
More Information: http://www.sheldontheatre.org/events/RunBoyRun
Trunk or Treat Sponsored by Downtown Main Street
Date: October 25, 2014 Time: 3:00
PM - 5:00 PM
Event Description Trunk or Treat
will be held on October 25 from 3-5PM. Third and Bush streets will be closed
for this event for the safety of all the kids who will be "trunk or treating."
More Information: http://www.downtownredwing.org
PopUp Art Gallery in Downtown Red Wing
417 Main Street, Red Wing
Open Saturdays 11 am-5 pm from October 18 to November 22.
This art gallery is only open from October 3 to December 21. The purpose is to
replace vacancy with attention – to change a vacant storefront to a living art
space. 25+ artists are displaying work
Winona Volunteer Services
Volunteer Opportunities – dozens
United Way of Goodhue County
Volunteer Opportunities – dozens
More Information: http://www.uw-gwp.org/volunteer/agency/needs/