Story Time is offered at 4 p.m. each Friday at Pied Piper bookstore in Miracle Mile, Rochester.

Lighting of Salvation Army Sharing Tree is at 6 p.m. at Apache Mall in the Sears courtyard. Join KTTC, KROC and the Salvation Army as they kick off their Christmas campaign to raise money for its programs and collect new toys to distribute to children this holiday season.

Saturday, Nov. 20

Magic By Sin'Gee' will be at 10:30 a.m. in the Rochester Public Library Auditorium. Magician Brent Coggins visits the library with fun, laughter and astonishing magic.

Deer and elk feeding time begins at 1 p.m. at Oxbow Park.


Sunday, Nov. 21

Free Family Day from noon to 4 p.m. at the Rochester Art Center. Children will work collaboratively on a large scale abstract mural as well as a small painting to take home. Drop in participation is welcome. Family-friendly tours of the Minnesota Abstraction exhibition are included.

Monday, Nov. 22

Storytime Adventures! is offered at 11 a.m. each Monday and Wednesday at Barnes &; Noble Apache Mall.

Tuesday, Nov. 23

Story Time is offered at 10:30 a.m. each Tuesday at Pied Piper bookstore in Miracle Mile, Rochester.

Wednesday, Nov. 24

Story Time is offered at 10:30 a.m. each Wednesday at Pied Piper bookstore in Miracle Mile, Rochester.


The Festival of Trees, a benefit for Hiawatha Homes Inc., continues at Mayo Civic Center Exhibit Hall. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children ages 2 to 12. Children's Day is Friday. A complete schedule of activities is available online at by clicking on "events."

Family Time is a weekly calendar of family-oriented events. For a listing, send information to Family Time, Lifestyle section, Post-Bulletin, 18 First Ave. S.E., Rochester, MN 55904, fax it to 285-7772 or e-mail it to

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