Fall 2016 Events

CSB/SJU/OSB Retiree Association

September, October, November & December Events, 2016

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Wine Making and Tasting

Thursday, September 8th, starting at 4:00 p.m.

Jim Dwyer'sHome, Cold Spring, MN

Jim Dwyer will host a wine making and tasting event at his home near Cold Spring.  Guests are asked to bring hor d'oeuvres to share.

Directions to Jim's home:

Once in Cold Spring head south on County Road 2 (Red River Avenue) 3/4 mile from MN Highway 23.  After you cross the Sauk River look for Fireside Road/Woodland Hills.  There is a blue Woodland Hills sign below the Softball Field sign.  Proceed up the hill in Woodland Hills about 1 mile and turn right onto Fireside Court.  Drive to the end of that short ronad to Jim's home.  Jim will put out a sign of some sort on his mailbox.

RSVP to Ozzie Mayers ([email protected] or 320-654-0924)

by Monday, September 5th.


"Hidden in Plain View: Artwork at St. John's That Tells a Story"

A Walking Tour, led by Professor Martin Connell 

of the Theology Department

September 22, 1:30 p.m., Meet in Great Hall (SJU Campus)

Join other retirees in a tour of the St. John's campus to discover these "hidden" artworks and learn about Benedictine history, culture, and spirituallity.  The Tour lasts about 75 minutes and is limited to 25 people.

Please RSVP to Ozzie Mayers ([email protected] or 320-654-0924)

by Tuesday, September 20th.


"Preparing for Football"

Thursday, October 6 at 10 a.m.

In the J-Club classroom in the Warner Palaestra(Located directly above the SJU fitness center)

"Ever wonder what goes on Sunday through Friday as SJU football prepares for its next game? SJU Head Football Coach Gary Fasching will give us a glimpse into how he and his staff prepare the Johnnies for yet another Big Red victory. A tour of the football locker room and press box will be included."

RSVP to Ozzie Mayers ([email protected] or 320-654-0924)

by Tues., October 4th.

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Annual Fall Pot Luck Retiree Gathering (and Bingo)

Thursday, October 27th, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

St. Joseph Parish Center, St. Joseph Catholic Church
Downtown St. Joseph

RSVP to: Shirley Miller, [email protected], 320-363-4185
Please indicate what you will contribute to the dinner.




Please check back for November and December events.