Community Calendar

Submit your calendar event by emailing Mike Stoll at mike.stoll@austindailyherald.com

NOTE: DUE TO THE CURRENT CORONAVIRUS SITUATION, EVENTS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.

Oct. 21

• Story Time, 10-10:30 a.m. at the Austin Public Library. For more information, call 507-433-2391.

• Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program, 10:15-11 a.m. at the Mower County Senior Center. Free program. For more information, contact Marlene Levine at 507-450-1518 or mlevine@ccsomn.org.

• Wake Up and Wiggle, 10:30-11 a.m. at the Austin Public Library. For more information, call 507-433-2391.

Oct. 22

• Austi-Con 2021, at the Holiday Inn Austin Conference Center. A weekend of tabletop gaming in Austin. Admission will be $20 in advance for the weekend and $25 at the door. Attendees will get a swag bag; contents are limited and will be given on a first come first serve basis. There will be tables for open gaming as well as scheduled events. Attendees can also take part in play to win events, check out games from the board game library and win door prizes. There will be a charity silent auction running throughout this event. Proceeds will be going to the Autism Day Camp program in Austin, which is run through the Hormel Historic Home.

Oct. 23

• 11th Annual Youth Hunt, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Three Arrow Hunting Preserve in LeRoy. Free to Youths 12 to 16 years old. For more information, email jenkins_709@outlook.com. To register and see rules, visit http://www.pfmowercountyhabitat.org/events/1334-11th-annual-youth-hunt/?fbclid=IwAR1FcV3CN98F3Tpylptiy0FXzPiqLXWf57XEsea-WRgq-QEtPV5ar59szDM.

• 2021 Fall APD Auction, 10 a.m. at Packer Arena. For more information, visit www.thompsonauctionservice.com.

• Unwrapping the Orchestra, 10:30 a.m. at the MacPhail Center for Music. Join Austin Symphony Orchestra Principal Violist and Austin Middle School Orchestra Director Jacob Crosby as they present a sneak peek at the music being played at the Austin Symphony Orchestra’s “We Celebrate Beginning Anew” concert. This experience is designed to help listeners have a greater understanding for what they’re hearing when they attend the live performance on Oct. 31. Learn about the composers, their inspirations, and what to listen for during the performance but also hear what’s been happening behind-the-scenes with the orchestra as they’ve been rehearsing for the program. Cost is $5.

• Kids Studio – Sunflower Still Life, 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Austin ArtWorks Center. With Kate Holmes. Geared towards ages 5-10. For more information, call 507-434-0934.

• APD Concert – Adam Doleac, 7 p.m. at Knowlton Auditorium, Austin High School. Tickets can be purchased at the door on the day of the event for $25. Proceeds are used to support youth and civic organizations throughout the Austin area.

• Sola Fide Observatory Viewing, 8-10 p.m. at the Sola Fide Observatory. For more information, call 507-437-7519.

• Austi-Con 2021, at the Holiday Inn Austin Conference Center. A weekend of tabletop gaming in Austin. Admission will be $20 in advance for the weekend and $25 at the door. Attendees will get a swag bag; contents are limited and will be given on a first come first serve basis. There will be tables for open gaming as well as scheduled events. Attendees can also take part in play to win events, check out games from the board game library and win door prizes. There will be a charity silent auction running throughout this event. Proceeds will be going to the Autism Day Camp program in Austin, which is run through the Hormel Historic Home.

Oct. 24

• Austi-Con 2021 – Family Fun Day, at the Holiday Inn Austin Conference Center. A weekend of tabletop gaming in Austin. Admission will be $20 in advance for the weekend and $25 at the door. Attendees will get a swag bag; contents are limited and will be given on a first come first serve basis. Family Fun Day is returning this year – a family of up to four can come experience the event for just $10 on Sunday. There will be tables for open gaming as well as scheduled events. Attendees can also take part in play to win events, check out games from the board game library and win door prizes. There will be a charity silent auction running throughout this event. Proceeds will be going to the Autism Day Camp program in Austin, which is run through the Hormel Historic Home.

Oct. 26

• Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program, 10:15-11 a.m. at the Mower County Senior Center. Free program. For more information, contact Marlene Levine at 507-450-1518 or mlevine@ccsomn.org.

Oct. 27

• Paramount Movie Wednesdays – “Halloweentown,” 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Paramount Theatre. Tickets are $7. For more information, call 507-434-0934.

Oct. 28

• Story Time, 10-10:30 a.m. at the Austin Public Library. For more information, call 507-433-2391.

• Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program, 10:15-11 a.m. at the Mower County Senior Center. Free program. For more information, contact Marlene Levine at 507-450-1518 or mlevine@ccsomn.org.

• Wake Up and Wiggle, 10:30-11 a.m. at the Austin Public Library. For more information, call 507-433-2391.

• Drive Thru Trick or Treat, 3-6 p.m. at the Austin Utilities parking lot.

Oct. 30

• Kids Studio – Sugar Skull Painting, 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Austin ArtWorks Center. With Sylvia Hernandez. Geared towards ages 5-10. For more information, call 507-434-0934.

• Downtown Halloween Fun, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Downtown Austin.

• Fifth Annual Haunted Hallways, 1-3 p.m. at Pacelli Catholic School. Free and safe community trick or treating event.

•“The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” 7 p.m. at the Paramount Theatre. Tickets are $7. For more information, call 507-434-0934.

Oct. 31

• Austin Symphony Orchestra Live, 2 p.m. at Knowlton Auditorium, Austin High School. Tickets can be purchased online, at Coffeehouse on Main, or Hy-Vee. Masks and social distancing required to attend. Children and students through college age attend free of charge, no ticket required.

• Just Say “I Do,” at the Hormel Historic Home. Your wedding day is one you will treasure for a lifetime, but it doesn’t have to be complicated. Sometimes all love needs is a small, beautiful celebration. Three slots available: 1 p.m., 3 p.m., and 5 p.m. All inclusive price $900. To reserve your wedding date and time, a non-refundable deposit of $450 is required. Package must be purchased in advance of your wedding date. For more information, call 507-433-4243.

Nov. 1

• Angie Knish – Septic Updates, 7 p.m. at the Jay C. Hormel Nature Center. For more information, call 507-437-7519.

Nov. 2

• Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program, 10:15-11 a.m. at the Mower County Senior Center. Free program. For more information, contact Marlene Levine at 507-450-1518 or mlevine@ccsomn.org.

Nov. 3

• Paramount Movie Wednesdays – “The Mighty Ducks,” 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Paramount Theatre. Tickets are $7. For more information, call 507-434-0934.

Nov. 4

• Story Time, 10-10:30 a.m. at the Austin Public Library. For more information, call 507-433-2391.

• Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program, 10:15-11 a.m. at the Mower County Senior Center. Free program. For more information, contact Marlene Levine at 507-450-1518 or mlevine@ccsomn.org.

• Wake Up and Wiggle, 10:30-11 a.m. at the Austin Public Library. For more information, call 507-433-2391.

Nov. 5

• Annual Members Gallery Show Opening, 5-7 p.m. at the Austin ArtWorks Center. For more information, call 507-434-0934.

Nov. 6

• Annual Craft Bazaar and Home Business Expo, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church. Featuring a large selection of crafts and home businesses as well as many new vendors. Includes church quilts, greeting cards, RADA utensils, baked goods, and sloppy joes with the works.

• Kids Studio – 3D Octopus Painting, 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Austin ArtWorks Center. With Kate Holmes. Geared towards ages 5-10. For more information, call 507-434-0934.

• Try Hockey for Free Day, 11 a.m. to noon at Riverside Arena. Bring gloves and any of the following helmets: hockey, bike or football. Skates available at the arena. For more information, visit tryhockeyforfree.com.

• Austin Bruins vs. St. Cloud Norsemen, 7:05 p.m. at Riverside Arena. For more information, call 507-434-4978.

• Sola Fide Observatory Viewing, 8-10 p.m. at the Sola Fide Observatory. For more information, call 507-437-7519.

Nov. 7

• Meatball Drive-Thru Dinner, 4-6:30 p.m. at Little Cedar Lutheran Church in Adams. Menu includes Swedish meatballs and gravy, mashed potatoes, glazed carrots, cranberries, ledes, and cookies. Drive up, place your order, and it will be brought out to you – you won’t even have to get out of your car! Free will donation – proceeds support mission work in the community and across the world.

Nov. 10

• First Bank Girls’ Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. at Perkins.