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Orono Trap Team Competes at State

The Orono High School Trap Team competed at the State High School Trap Shooting Championship on Thursday, June 16 in Alexandria. The team finished in first place in the Novice category. Congratulations to all who competed! Individual Finishers Austin Pikula: Novice Overall 1st Place Will Petrie: Novice Overall 3rd Place Olivia Monger: Novice Female 3rd… Orono Trap Team Competes at State

Prairie Fire Theatre – TICKETS ON SALE!

Tickets are now ON SALE for Prairie Fire Theatre’s Wizard of Oz! PERFORMANCES Friday, June 14 at 7 pm Saturday, June 15 at 7 pm Orono High School Auditorium BUY TICKETS HERE!

Community Wellness Expo – May 3

Join us for the first Orono Community Wellness Expo. This event will take place on Tuesday, May 3, 2022, from 5-7 pm. at the Orono Activities Center next to Orono High School. The evening will incorporate Family Service Night, an updated version of Empty Bowls, and wellness resources. Come hungry! Purchase and enjoy dinner from… Community Wellness Expo – May 3

Welcome to the Team!

Welcome to the Team!

Orono Community Education is excited to welcome Tara St. Martin to the team as the Aquatics & Adult Enrichment Coordinator.  Tara comes to Orono from the South Saint Paul district where she taught art and coached dance. In her free time, she enjoys going for walks, lap swimming, drawing, spending time with her family and… Welcome to the Team!

Register for Summer!

Register for Summer!

Summer is right around the corner…get signed up now! We have 300+ camps & classes offered in a variety of topic areas for all ages this summer! Don’t delay – many camps fill quickly! Register online at or call 952-449-8350. Click here to view the Summer 2022 brochure! Brochures copies will arrive in mailboxes to those living… Register for Summer!

Winter Break Office Hours

Winter Break Office Hours

Wishing you and yours a wonderful holiday season from our Community Education team!   Community Education Office Hours during Winter Break December 20, 21 & 22 — 8:30 am – 4 pm December 23 – 27 — CLOSED December 28, 29 & 30 — 8:30 am – 4 pm December 31, January 1 & 2… Winter Break Office Hours

Winter Spring Registration Open!

Registration is now OPEN for programs & classes taking place January – May 2022! Register online at or call 952-449-8350. NOTE: We have been notified of a delay with the print copies of the brochure in the mail. Our sincerest apologies. Copies will be in mailboxes soon. Click here to view the brochure!

Welcome to the Team!

Welcome to the Team!

There is a new voice behind the phone and a face behind the front desk at Orono Community Education! We are pleased to welcome Deb Hanson to our team as the new secretary. Deb comes to Orono with experience in management, retail and volunteer service. She loves hockey, baseball and football.   Anita Goman’s role… Welcome to the Team!

Fall Registration Now Open!

Registration for Fall 2021 classes & programs is now open! Click here to view an electronic version of the brochure. Copies will arrive in mailboxes soon! Register:

How Can I Get Help? Community Resources

WeCAN is a social service agency located in Mound that provides individual and family support services to those in need in 12 western Hennepin County communities, including Mound, Minnetrista, Spring Park, Navarre, Minnetonka Beach, Maple Plain, Independence, Loretto, Rockford, St. Bonifacius, Tonka Bay and Greenfield. Call WeCAN at 952-472-0742, email  or visit  to find out… How Can I Get Help? Community Resources