2300 Orleans Street West, Stillwater

(651) 439-7434

Upcoming Events

Monday, June 24: Ted Talk Discussion Group

Why we should embrace aging as an adventure” speaker Carl Honoré. We need to feel better about aging in order to age better, says writer and activist Carl Honoré. How? In this spirited talk, Honoré offers a set of simple solutions to combat ageism — as well as a host of trailblazers and changemakers who came into their own later in life, from artists and musicians to physicists and business leaders.

More information here.

Thursday, July 11: Pontoon Boat Ride

FREE & open to the public!  Pre-registration is required.

Enjoy a Pontoon boat ride out on the St. Croix River with  the volunteers from “Let’s Go Fishing”
Dress in layers with a jacket, hat and sunglasses. Floatation vests are provided.

A free will offering will be taken to help with the expenses of this volunteer program.

Meet at the Bayport Marina at 8:45 am, the boat leaves at 9:00 am. The address is 200 5th Ave S, Bayport, MN 55003 at Dock D48 first  (When you cross the railroad tracks coming into the marina, take the first right on Mariner Drive (Starboard Tack Lane) and go all the way to the end. Someone will redirect you to a safer boarding area at Marina’s maintenance building (shop) area located along the same road. There will be Let’s Go Fishing signage at the top of the ramp.

Pre-Register by calling 651-439-7434 by July 8.

Wednesday, July 17: Super Summer Block Party

Save the date for our Super Summer Block Party!

ALL are welcome. Featuring BD Sammies food truck, Frios Gourmet Pops, Thought Bubble Chess Club, Balloon Art by Mandana, yard games, and more!

2-5pm, at Community Thread in Stillwater, FREE

To RSVP, click here!

Wednesday, July 24: St. Paul Saints Game

THRIVE EXCURSION! (Must be a Thrive member to sign up)

Take Me Out to the Ball Game!  We are off to see the St. Paul Saints vs. the Omaha Storm Chasers.

  • Wednesday, July 24.  Game time is 1:07 pm.  The bus will leave from Community Thread at 11:45 am and return after the game.
  • Cost for Enrich members is $30, cost for Connect members is $60. This includes bus transportation and ticket for infield reserved seat.
  • Seats are in section 107.
  • Food and beverages at the field are on your own. Please note – CHS field is a cashless stadium.  Any purchases must be made by credit/debit card.
  • Open to Enrich and Connect members only.
  • Pre-registration and payment are required by Friday, July 19.

Interested in a Thrive membership? Contact our Thrive team today at 651-439-7434!

Thursday, August 22: River Boat Luncheon Cruise

Enjoy a build your own deli sandwich buffet with potato salad, fresh fruit, & cookie while cruising the St. Croix on a River Boat. OPEN TO ALL!

Thursday, August 22, 2024-  $38.05 per person. The boat leaves at 11:30am. Register by August 19 by calling Community Thread at 651-439-7434.
Payment for the lunch/boat ride will be made directly to St. Croix Boat & Packet by calling 651-430-1234. 

Information from Stillwater River Boats:
525 South Main Street Stillwater, MN 55082

  • Ticket office located at top of the main ramp prior to boarding boat.
  • Please arrive at least 45 minutes prior to departure.
  • We cruise rain or shine – Refunds available up to 48 hours prior to cruise. Actual boat used for your cruise will be determined by St. Croix Boat & Packet and is subject to change without notice.
  • Casual dress.
  • All beverage are available for purchase with credit cards or cash.
  • Our boats are handicapped accessible, and restrooms are available on the boats.

Parking :
Parking is available to the left of the boat boarding area. Just follow the “Boat Parking” sign located on the South end of Main Street. In addition, there are several Stillwater Public Parking areas nearby.
Be sure to arrive 45 minutes before departure. Boats do leave promptly at scheduled time. Go directly to the boat to check in under the last name used to purchase the tickets. There will be no physical tickets.


Contact Kim McRunnel, Associate Thrive Director, at 651-439-7434 or email KimM@CommunityThreadMN.org