Center News & Events

The River  newsletter is sponsored by the city of Farmington Parks and Recreation Department. This bi-monthly publication highlights trips and programs and is mailed to Rambling River Center members. Review The River  for a complete list of activities.

Fundraising Programs and Events

Fundraising Programs

Dad’s Belgian Waffles and Silent Auction
Saturday, October 28
8:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Rambling River Center, 325 Oak Street

All you can eat! Giant Belgian waffles topped with butter, whipped cream, and nine choices of syrup and sausages will be served! There will also be a fabulous silent auction. Silent auction bidding will close at 11:00 a.m. Everyone is welcome. Waffle Tickets: $7 advance, $9 door, and ages 5 and under Free. Advance tickets at the Rambling River Center. The Waffle Breakfast and Silent Auction are the Rambling River Center’s biggest fundraisers of the year. Fundraising will benefit the center. If you are interested in volunteering or donating to this event, please call the center at 651-280-6970.

Happy Harry's Fundraiser
22210 Chippendale Avenue, Farmington
Mention the Rambling River Center when you purchase furniture at Happy Harry's and 10 percent of what you spend will benefit the center.

Bring us Your Old Cell Phones
The center is collecting discarded cell phones to raise money to benefit the center. By donating your old phone you'll help the center and keep your phone out of a landfill. The center does not accept phone adapters, battery packs, or chargers.

Farmington Journey Program

Free Program Kick Off Community Dinner
Thursday, October 12
6:00 p.m.
Rambling River Center, Banquet Room

Farmington Journey is an initiative led by Farmington Parks and Recreation’s Rambling River Center and Farmington Community Education. This exciting new program is for adults who are age 50 and better. We aim to inspire baby boomers and older adults to enhance and ignite their life experiences, health, and happiness. Learn more about the program at the community dinner! RSVP before noon on Wednesday, October 11 by calling 651-280-6970. This program is made possible by the following sponsors:

Farmington Journey Sponsors

Rambling River Center Arts and Crafts Fair 2018

Rambling River Center Arts & Crafts Fair

New Location – Schmitz-Maki Arena
114 W. Spruce St.
Saturday, April 14, 2018
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

10’ wide X 6’ deep Space Fees
$25 – RRC Members | $35 – Non-RRC Members
Spcae with an 8’ Table Fee
$35 – RRC Members | $45 – Non-RRC Members


For more details including set up time, conditions for participation and a vendor application please click on the Rambling River Center Arts and Crafts Fair Vendor Application.

Don't forget to include your MN Revenue for ST19 Operator Certificate of Compliance.