Pier 55 Red Wing Area Seniors
240 Harrison St, Ste 2 | Red Wing, MN 55066 | 651.327.2255

Welcome to

Pier 55

Red Wing Area Seniors

Pier 55 Building

About Us

Pier 55 is open to all, and you do not need to be a member to participate. The Center is handicapped accessible and no one shall be refused access to programs because of race, religion, sex, color, economic status, or disability. Our mission as Red Wing Area Seniors, Inc. is to enhance, stimulate, accommodate and support ever-changing and active lives.

Pier 55 will be closed Good Friday, April 14

Senior Forum

Thursday, April 20 • 10 -11 a.m. • No cost
Palliative Care - Come and listen to Kelli Ray and Deb Bradley provide information about St. Crispin's Palliative Care Pilot Program.

Thursday, May 18 • 10 a.m. • No cost
How To Prevent Falls - Presented by Robert “Bob” L. Karol, Ph.D., L.P., ABPP-RP, CBIST

Each of your steps counts in Mayor's walking challenge!

Be a member of Red Wing Area Seniors team “Pier 55” for the Mayor’s “Step into Spring” Walking Challenge April 1-30. It’s easy and healthy to do, and easy to join; call or stop at the front desk. For more information: www.livewellgoodhuecounty.org.

10th Annual Filed of Honor and Flag Dedication Ceremony

Friday, May 26 at 6pm
Bay Point Park, Red Wing

More information and dedication form here.

Would You Borrow a Bike Free at Pier 55?

Spring means bikes. Buy your pass for Cannon Valley Bike Trail at Pier 55, which is only 3 blocks from the trail. Call for pass info. Borrow a bike free at Pier 55? We are working with Goodhue County Health and Human Services’ statewide health improvement partnership to offer bikes -- free to our members and minimum rental for non-members. To make this a reality, we need you to complete the online survey or printable survey. We need 150 surveys back, with positive interest in using bikes. Call us for more bike program info or the survey.

Parking at Pier 55

If you are attending an event at Pier 55, please park on our assigned side and not on the Pottery Museum section. Park in front of Pier 55 if possible. Stop in at the front desk if you need clarification.

Need a Speaker for Your Organization?

Kim Wojcik, Executive Director of Red Wing Area Seniors, is available to visit and speak to the members of your organization, club or business. She can respond to all questions about RWAS and promote the great work that RWAS contributes to Red Wing and surrounding communities, services it offers, and how you can fit into the mission of RWAS. Your group can meet at Pier 55.

When the Red Wing School District is closed, Pier 55 will be closed. If the Red Wing School District is delayed 2 hours, we will open at 11 a.m. If the district closes early, we will close at 1 p.m.

Join Red Wing Area Seniors, Inc.
Your membership will provide you with: discounts on trips and programs, discounts with select local businesses, monthly informative newsletter Senior News, opportunities for service, and educational & recreational opportunities.

Click here for the membership form

Contact Us

Phone: 651.327.2255

Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm

Program Coordinator: rwasprogram@gmail.com

Executive Director: rwasdirector@gmail.com

Stop in or visit us on Facebook.

Our Staff


Tom Walsh


Jan Wall


Doug Blakesley


Gary Johnson


Marcy Underwood

Past President


Doug Blakesley

Dan Mjolsness

Marm Nihart

Jessica Wheeler

Pastor Karl Rydholm

Ralph Ryan


Kim Wojcik

Executive Director

Stef Braun

Program Coordinator

Shirley Perkins

Administrative Assistant

Sheryle Boldt

Annadee's Manager

John Simanski

Annadee’s Janitor