Fitness Groups


During the warm weather months, the Softball group practices every Thursday starting at 9 am in Sechlar Park on the field near the pavilion. Games will be held on Tuesdays (Schedule will be out May 1st). During the winter months the Softball team is meeting at the Dundas Dome on Thursdays at 1 pm. New players are always welcome! For more information, contact Harley Tate 507-251-9958 or

Northfield Pedalers

Starting in the spring, there are regular Monday rides around Northfield and to other bike paths in the region.  During the winter months, this group gathers on Monday mornings in a local coffee shop, and then if weather permits, walk together. For more information contact Mary Auge, 612-483-5122, or

Ping Pong

Five days each week, with groups of players ranging from beginning to advanced skill levels.  All scheduled times for Ping Pong are Open to all skill levels.  If you are interested in trying Table Tennis, please don’t be shy and join in on open Table Tennis at FiftyNorth or contact Fitness Coordinator Craig Swenson.

Northfield Open Table Tennis Tournament

Each spring since 2010, FiftyNorth has sponsored an open table tennis tournament, inviting players of all ages in the state to participate.  Each year participation in this tournament has grown.

Hiking Group

Hikes are planned to occur every two weeks from late spring into early autumn.  All are welcome.
Hikers: Meet at the Senior Center 10 min. before the scheduled hike- bring water, wear sunscreen, snack, good supporting shoes and have insect repellant along.
On hikes scheduled at some distance from Northfield we plan an option of lunch before returning.
Most hikes are 1-1 ½ hours

FiftyNorth Bowling Club

Fridays, 1:30 pm
Join in the fun of non-competitive bowling at the Jesse James Lanes in Northfield. Every Friday at 1:30 pm. This is NOT a league; whoever comes can bowl.
Cost is $3.25 per game with an extra charge if you rent shoes.

Water Volleyball

Features non-competitive fun in our pool on Thursday evenings, 7 – 7:45pm.


All Group Activites

Check out all of our group activities in our calendar


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