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Register for Summer 2017 Programs

See all we have to offer this summer. From infants to adults, there are over 300 camps and classes to choose from!
Orono Alumni Returns for Year of Service

During the 2016-17 school year, the Orono School District hosted an Americorps Promise Fellow, Sarah Adams. Adams is also a 2011 graduate of Orono. As the end of the school year approaches and she concludes her year of service, we are seeking candidates to serve our school district for the 2017-18 school year. Promise Fellows…

Calling all Artists! The Westside Art Guild is holding their next monthly meeting on Monday, May 1 at 7 pm at the Discovery Center Room 202 in Maple Plain. All area artists are welcome to join. Under the wing of the Discovery Arts Council, the guild hopes to create a strong visual arts groups as well as…

Americorps Promise Fellow Position

The Orono School District is hiring an AmeriCorps Promise Fellow for the 2017-2018 school year. This year-long position allows the individual to gain hands-on experience supporting students within the school district. This role would be a great fit for someone with interests in education, counseling, youth development, or social work. For more information contact Genna Torney…

Orono Community Education is proud to introduce a new addition to our team, Genna Torney. Genna is the Youth Development Coordinator. Here is a little bit about Genna: Genna comes to Orono Community Education as a former Orono graduate and community practice social worker.  She graduated from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities with her…

Summer Registration Now OPEN!

Registration for Summer 2017 classes and programs is now open! Register online at www.oronocommunityed.com . Copies of the brochure will arrive in mailboxes soon. In the meantime, see an electronic version of the brochure, here . Register early as classes fill quickly!  

Orono Destination Imagination Teams Compete at Regionals!

Orono’s Destination Imagination (DI) teams competed in a regional tournament on February 18th at Maple Grove High School. 20 2nd – 4th grade Orono students completed different challenges that required creative thinking, critical thinking and collaborative problem solving. The 2nd grade team, “DI Champs!” did the Scientific Challenge and finished 10th out of 11th. The…

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