Speakers, Classes, and New Things Happening at the Center for Active Living

Events, speakers and classes are open to the public. We welcome you to "try out" the Center for Active Living! You'll love it here!

Make Handmade Paper-making Workshop - We will make paper from pulp, dried flowers, glitter or anything else that you can think to add! Call 376-6457 to sign up ASAP! Instructor, Margaret Hurlbut Vosburgh will pick dates based on participant availability. 

May 7 - String Art Make is being postponed. Date to be determined. We had such a great response regarding our first string art class that we are offering another class with Kelly Henkels. Outline the State of MN in craft nails, and the city of your choice with a heart, in nails. Then weave craft string across all nails to form a pattern. Adults of All Ages Welcome! Call 376-6457 to sign up ASAP. 

May 16 - Hatha Yoga - Summer Punch Card Wednesday sessions begin! Meets 5:15 pm

May 17 - Line Dancing at 10:30 am. Learn new dances and get some great exercise! This is a new group! Pat has agreed to lead this group weekly. Call 376-6457 if you would like to try a class. 

May 17 - Hands-only CPR Class & AED Training 1:00 pm with Fire Chief, Rick Von Holdt. This is a mini hands-on opportunity to learn some very basic skills for CPR & how to use an AED. Meets at 1:00 pm.

May 18 - Hearing Loss Speaker: Nicholas Raymo at 9 am. Call to let us know if you think you can come.

May 21 - Diabetes Awareness Speaker with Senior Dining $2 Lunch. Speaker: Dr. Hari Kannan Sponsor: Brenda DeVries of Weigh2Go Ideal Protein; Call 376-9718 to sign up by Thursday, May 17th.

May 25 - Newly forming Dominoes Group meets at 1 pm

May 31 - Line dancing with Pat Brandt at 10:30 am

June 7- Sterling Drug Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic from 8:30 - 11: 15 am, with Nurse, Vicki Place. Sponsored by Sterling Drug. All Welcome. Free

Class is forming!!! Jewelry Make-n-Take - Susan Middagh will provide designs/instruction for creating jewelry from glass or stone beads. Cost: $10 per necklace or bracelet; $5 for earrings. Pre-registration required. We are currently taking names for this class. Call 507-376-6457 to sign up.

Join the NEW Center for Active Living Genealogy research group! Please call now, as we get our plans in order. 

AARP Tax Clinic is done for the year! Check the Community Ed catalog next winter for the 2019 tax clinic dates and time.


We would love to hear from you! We continually look for opportunities to expand the programs offered to include health education and screenings, social activities to combat loneliness and promote social involvement, provide and expand fitness programs, promote mental alertness and maintain mental health, active aging awareness, special events and day trips, and offer more volunteer opportunities within the community.

Come enjoy the Center for Active Living! We'll make aging fun!