(507) 387-1666
421 East Hickory Street, Mankato, MN 56001
(507) 387-1666
421 East Hickory Street, Mankato, MN 56001
VACC APPOINTMENTS

To limit the number of people in our building and provide adequate social distancing, we ask our members to sign up for a time slot to use the following amenities:  

Fitness Center

We are limiting the number of people in the fitness center. Members must pre-register for a time slot prior to entering the building. We disinfect the fitness center between each group. Social distancing and masks are required.

Monday – Friday

  • 7:30-8:30 am
  • 8:45-9:45 am
  • 10-11 am
  • 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
  • 12:30-1:30- pm
  • 1:45-2:45 pm
  • 3-4 pm
  • 4:15-5:15 pm

Monday & Wednesday

  • 5:30 – 6:30 pm

Group Fitness Classes

In accordance with state orders, we will be distancing at least 12 feet in classes, wearing masks, and limiting class size to 12 participants. Registration is required for the following classes:

Monday

  • 8:30 am: Move it More
  • 10 am: Chair Yoga
  • 10 am: Move it More
  • 4:30 pm: Yoga
  • 4:30 pm: Cardio Strength

Tuesday

  • 8:30 am: Zumba
  • 10 am: Yoga
  • 12:30 pm: PALs

Wednesday

  • 8:30 am: Move it More
  • 10 am: Stretch & Flex
  • 10 am: Move it More
  • 4:30 pm: Cardio Strength

Thursday

  • 8:30 am: Zumba
  • 10 am: Chair Yoga
  • 12:30 pm: PALs

Friday

  • 8:30 am: Move it More
  • 8:30 am: Stretch & Flex
  • 10 am: Move it More

Outdoor exercise

TREKKERS

  • Thursdays
    10-11 am

Join the fun and adventurous trekking group who meet rain or shine at different parks and trails in the area each week for a leisurely one-hour outing. Trekking poles are available to members for FREE or $10 for non-members. Call 507-387-1666 to find out the location each week.

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Pool

We are limiting the number of people in the pool. Members must pre-register for a time slot prior to entering the building. We disinfect the pool between each group. Social distancing and masks are required in the locker room and pool deck.

Monday

  • 7:30-8:30 am
  • 9-10 am
  • 10:30-11:30 am
  • 12-1 pm
  • 1:30-2:30 pm
  • 3-4 pm
  • 4:30-5:15 pm
  • 5:45-6:30 pm

Tuesday

  • 12:15-1 pm
  • 1:30-2:30 pm
  • 3-4 pm

Wednesday

  • 7:30-8:30 am
  • 9-10 am
  • 10:30-11:30 am
  • 12-12:45 pm
  • 5:45-6:30 pm

Thursday

  • 12:15-1 pm
  • 1:30-2:30 pm
  • 3-4 pm

Friday

  • 7:30-8:30 am
  • 9-10 am
  • 10:30-11:30 am
  • 12-12:45 pm

Walking Track

We are limiting the number of people in the Walking Track. Members must pre-register for a time slot prior to entering the building. We disinfect the Walking Track between each group. Social distancing and masks are required.

Monday – Friday

  • 7:30-8:30 am
  • 8:45-9:45 am
  • 10-11 am
  • 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
  • 12:30-1:30- pm
  • 1:45-2:45 pm
  • 3-4 pm
  • 4:15-5:15 pm

Monday & Wednesday

  • 5:30 – 6:30 pm

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IN THE DOGHOUSE: LEARN ABOUT BENCHS 2:00 pm
IN THE DOGHOUSE: LEARN ABOUT BENCHS @ Virtual Class
Apr 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
IN THE DOGHOUSE: LEARN ABOUT BENCHS Tuesday, April 6 2 – 3:30 pm Andrew Burk, Executive Director, or volunteer The Blue Earth Nicollet County Humane Society (BENCHS) cares for cats and dogs while working to[...]
CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT ST. TERESA CATHOLIC CHURCH IN MAPLETON 2:30 pm
CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP AT ST. TERESA CATHOLIC CHURCH IN MAPLETON @ St. Teresa Catholic Church, Mapleton
Apr 6 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUPS Caregiving can be difficult and isolating.  Gain insights and encouragement from others facing similar challenges.  Registration is required. First Tuesday of the month in-person 2:30 – 4 pm Teresa Catholic Church, Mapleton[...]
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A Closer Look at Landscape 1:00 pm
A Closer Look at Landscape @ VINE Adult Community Center
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A Closer Look at Landscape by Peggy Draheim Seven different ways to look at landscape.  Media open. Class capacity: 10 Registration required.  Face masks and social distancing in the building.  
WHAT ARE THE FACTS ABOUT LYME DISEASE? 2:00 pm
WHAT ARE THE FACTS ABOUT LYME DISEASE? @ Virtual Class
Apr 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
WHAT ARE THE FACTS ABOUT LYME DISEASE? Wednesday, April 7 2 – 3:30 pm Dorian Chalmers, President, Minnesota Lyme Association Lyme disease, which is spread by infected blacklegged (deer) ticks, is the most common vector-borne[...]
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VINE COFFEE KLATSCH 9:00 am
VINE COFFEE KLATSCH @ Virtual Class
Apr 12 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
VINE COFFEE KLATSCH Monday, April 12 9 am A Zoom gathering Do you miss sitting around with people talking about the day’s news?  In an effort to resurrect those times, VINE will host a gathering[...]
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COMMUNITY CONVERSATION: SCHOOL DEMOGRAPHICS 2:00 pm
COMMUNITY CONVERSATION: SCHOOL DEMOGRAPHICS @ Virtual Class
Apr 13 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
COMMUNITY CONVERSATION: SCHOOL DEMOGRAPHICS Tuesday, April 13 2 – 3:30 pm Stacy Wells, Director of Communications, Mankato Area Public Schools Stacy will lay out the demographic breakdown of Mankato Area Public Schools and talk about[...]
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VIRTUAL CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP 1:30 am
VIRTUAL CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP @ Virtual Class
Apr 14 @ 1:30 am – 2:30 am
CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP Caregiving can be difficult and isolating, especially during COVID. Gain insights and encouragement from others with similar challenges. Wednesday, April 14 (virtual) 1:30 – 2:30 pm Registration is required by calling 507-386-5577.
Volunteer Orientation 11:00 am
Volunteer Orientation @ VINE Adult Community Center
Apr 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Volunteer Orientation • Wednesday, April 14 • 11 am • VINE Adult Community Center Learn more about all the different volunteer opportunities we have at VINE.  Call (507) 387-1666 to register. Applications may be completed[...]
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SIGNS OF SPRING WITH SCOTT KUDELKA 2:00 pm
SIGNS OF SPRING WITH SCOTT KUDELKA @ Virtual Class
Apr 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
SIGNS OF SPRING WITH SCOTT KUDELKA Thursday, April 15 2 – 3:30 pm Scott Kudelka, DNR Naturalist What are some of the signs that we associate with the arrival of spring?  Robins arriving is usually[...]
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VINE AUTHOR SERIES: PUBLISHER KIERSTEN HALL 2:00 pm
VINE AUTHOR SERIES: PUBLISHER KIERSTEN HALL @ Virtual Class
Apr 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
VINE AUTHOR SERIES: PUBLISHER KIERSTEN HALL Monday, April 19 2 – 3:30 pm Kiersten Hall, Publisher, Fox Point Publishing As a publisher, Kiersten is responsible for all facets of getting a project out the door. [...]
COMPUTER UNIVERSITY: FINDING FUN ON YOUR COMPUTER 5:30 pm
COMPUTER UNIVERSITY: FINDING FUN ON YOUR COMPUTER @ Virtual Class
Apr 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
COMPUTER UNIVERSITY: FINDING FUN ON YOUR COMPUTER Monday, April 19 5:30 – 7 pm Trevor Waagner, Mankato Computer Technology During this last year, maybe you found yourself spending much more time on your computer.  Also,[...]
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FIVE WISHES: HEALTH CARE DIRECTIVE 11:00 am
FIVE WISHES: HEALTH CARE DIRECTIVE @ VINE Adult Community Center
Apr 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
FIVE WISHES: HEALTH CARE DIRECTIVE Tuesday, April 20 11 am – 12 pm VINE Adult Community Center, Room 210 There are many things in life that are out of our control.  A Five Wishes document[...]
LEARN SOME BASICS FOR SPRING GARDENING 2:00 pm
LEARN SOME BASICS FOR SPRING GARDENING @ Virtual Class
Apr 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
LEARN SOME BASICS FOR SPRING GARDENING Tuesday, April 20 2 – 3:30 pm Shane Begeja and Joyce Wilcox, Minnesota Extension Service Come and learn from the experts about both traditional vegetable gardening and container gardening. [...]
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REMEMBERING A EUROPEAN ADVENTURE 2:00 pm
REMEMBERING A EUROPEAN ADVENTURE @ Virtual Class
Apr 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
REMEMBERING A EUROPEAN ADVENTURE Wednesday, April 21 2 – 3:30 pm Patricia Anderson, adventurer After graduating from college in the early 1960s, Patricia Anderson worked for two years to save up for a trip around[...]
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LET’S PLAY PICKLEBALL! 2:00 pm
LET’S PLAY PICKLEBALL! @ Virtual Class
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
LET’S PLAY PICKLEBALL! Thursday, April 22 2 – 3:30 pm John Sandry, Mankato Area Pickleball Association Pickleball is for all ages and is an easy sport to learn.  Pickleball is played on a badminton-sized court[...]
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COMMUNITY CONVERSATION: WHITEWASHING BLACK HISTORY 2:00 pm
COMMUNITY CONVERSATION: WHITEWASHING BLACK HISTORY @ Virtual Class
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
COMMUNITY CONVERSATION: WHITEWASHING BLACK HISTORY Tuesday, April 27 2 – 3:30 pm TED Talk, discussion Should white people care about the whitewashing of black history?  Most people will likely answer yes to this question, if[...]
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Foam Plate Printing 1:00 pm
Foam Plate Printing @ VINE Adult Community Center
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Foam Plate Printing by Lisa Bierer A quick and easy printing method to print on fabric or paper using foam plates. Class capacity: 10 Registration required. Face masks and social distancing required inside the building.
CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP 1:30 pm
CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP @ VINE Adult Community Center
Apr 28 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP Caregiving can be difficult and isolating, especially during COVID. Gain insights and encouragement from others with similar challenges. • Wednesday, April 28 (in-person) • 1:30 – 3 pm • Call (507) 386-5577[...]
MEET HAJAR ABDULLAHI, VINE COMMUNITY OUTREACH WORKER 2:00 pm
MEET HAJAR ABDULLAHI, VINE COMMUNITY OUTREACH WORKER @ Virtual Class
Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
MEET HAJAR ABDULLAHI, VINE COMMUNITY OUTREACH WORKER Wednesday, April 28 2 – 3:30 pm Hajar Abdullahi and Cecil Fountain, VINE Diversity staff As VINE’s Somali Community Outreach Worker, Hajar acts as a resource for Somali[...]
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Foam Plate Printing 1:00 pm
Foam Plate Printing @ VINE Adult Community Center
Apr 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Foam Plate Printing by Lisa Bierer A quick and easy printing method to print on fabric or paper using foam plates. Class capacity: 10 Registration required. Face masks and social distancing required inside the building.
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HOW TO MANAGE WOUND CARE 2:00 pm
HOW TO MANAGE WOUND CARE @ Virtual Class
Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
HOW TO MANAGE WOUND CARE Friday, April 30 2 – 3:30 pm Julie Freyberg, APRN, CNP, CWOCN, Mankato Clinic Elderly individuals who live independently at home and their caregivers can benefit from knowledge about wound[...]

VIRTUAL CLASSES

No need to register, just join us virtually for these exercise classes this week!  

Monday

7 am – 7 pm: Zumba on ZIN
2:30-2:45 pm: Pilates on Facebook Live

Tuesday

7 am – 7 pm: Zumba on ZIN

Wednesday

7 am – 7 pm: Zumba on ZIN
10-11 am: Zumba on Zoom

Thursday

7 am – 7 pm: Zumba on ZIN
10-11 am: Combo Fit on Zoom

Friday

7 am – 7 pm: Zumba on ZIN

Saturday

7 am – 7 pm: Zumba on ZIN

Sunday

7 am – 7 pm: Zumba on ZIN

POOL SCHEDULE

MONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAY
Open Swim
7:30 - 8:30 am
Open Swim
7:30 - 8:30 am
Open Swim
7:30 - 8:30 am
Open Swim
9-10 am
Open Swim
9-10 am
Open Swim
9-10 am
Open Swim
10:30 - 11:30 am
Open Swim
10:30 - 11:30 am
Open Swim
10:30 - 11:30 am
Open Swim
12 - 1 pm
Open Swim
12:15 - 1 pm
Open Swim
12 - 12:45 pm
Open Swim
12:15 - 1 pm
Open Swim
12 - 12:45 pm
Open Swim
1:30 - 2:30 pm
Open Swim
1:30 - 2:30 pm
Open Swim
1:30 - 2:30 pm
Open Swim
3-4 pm
Open Swim
3- 4 pm
Open Swim
3- 4 pm
Open Swim
4:30 - 5:15 pm
Open Swim
5:45 - 6:30 pm
Open Swim
5:45 - 6:30 pm
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