Community Education


Community Alliance for Prevention

An alliance coordinating resources to prevent substance use/misuse and build resilient communities.

Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary

N2384 Hunt Hill Rd, Sarona, WI 54870

Hunt Hill is a nature preserve and learning center, open to all, dedicated to fostering the understanding, appreciation, and protection of the environment. Our facility boasts some of the most beautiful and unique habitats found in Wisconsin – bogs, old growth forests, meadow, and four glacial lakes.

In addition to our beautiful natural surrounds, we offer a variety of programs for visitors of all ages. Programs like Cakes at the Lake, Soup Lunch, and naturalist-led hikes can add more to your next visit. Local school groups, youth day camps, and evenings of canoeing are just a few additional programs we offer.

Mental Health Task Force

To identify, address and improve mental health issues that face our community.

Minong Community Library

212 W 5th Ave, Minong, WI 54859

Northwood Fab Lab

N14463 US 53 Minong, WI 54859

Northwood Technical College

1900 College Drive, Rice Lake, WI 54868

Northwood Technical College is a public technical college with campuses in Ashland, New Richmond, Rice Lake and Superior, Wisconsin. There are also outreach centers in Balsam Lake, Hayward and Ladysmith and Shell Lake. The college offers more than 100 degrees, diplomas and certificates.

Shell Lake Arts Center

802 1st St. Shell Lake, WI 54871

Shell Lake Community Education SLCE

271 Hwy 63 Shell Lake, WI 54871

Shell Lake Public Library

501 1st ST, Shell Lake, WI 54871

Spooner Area Community Education SACE

801 Cty Hwy A Spooner, WI 54801

Spooner Memorial Library

421 High St, Spooner, WI 54801

The Potters Shed

260 Industrial Blvd. Shell Lake, WI 54871

UW-Eau Claire at Barron County

1800 College Drive, Rice Lake, WI 54868

UW-Eau Claire – Barron County provides quality liberal arts general education that is accessible and affordable, prepares students for success and promotes lifelong learning, leadership, service and responsible citizenship. With an associate degree option, students here can get a quality education that will help in preparing for a career in the real world. General education courses for the freshman/sophomore years in preparation to earn the Associate of Arts and Sciences degree and for transfer to complete a bachelor’s degree program in a variety of academic fields.


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