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HS Mountain Biking Team Preps for Second Season

The Orono High School Mountain Biking Team is gearing up for their second season and is looking for more riders! The team trains in the summer and races in the fall and is open to girls and boys in grades 7-12. Attend the rider & parent meeting to learn more about the team. Monday, June…

Orono MS Track Athletes Compete at Elite Meet

Six Orono Middle School Track team members recently qualified to participate in the Adidas Junior High Elite Track Meet in Kasson, Minnesota.  The meet was held on Friday, May 26th where some of the best junior high track athletes in the southern part of the state competed. Five of the six Orono athletes who qualified…

Westside Art Guild – June 5 Meeting

Calling all Artists! The Westside Art Guild is holding their next monthly meeting on Monday, June 5 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…

Pop In & Read Tent

Orono Community Education and Read Indeed are sponsoring a summer reading program for children in Maple Plain and Long Lake. Stop by the reading tent to read with an adult and other special guests, play fun reading activities and enjoy special treat days. Pop In and Read is a program for kids in the neighborhood….

GOTR Practice 5K

GOTR Practice 5K

Our Girls on the Run (GOTR) team is getting ready for a 5K on June 3rd at Normandale Community College! To prepare, the team ran a practice 5K on Monday, May 22. The Orono GOTR team is made up of 20 girls in grades 3rd-5th, plus 4 volunteer coaches. The team meets Mondays and Wednesdays…

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…