​​AUSTIN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE


Preschool:  Ages 3-5


Meredith Martin  1910 3rd Ave NW | 433-0321 | Email: congopreschool@gmail.com

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RUBY RUPNERAUDITORIUM | 1304 21st St NE | Ph: 507.437.7519

Celebrate your special event or conference.

Facility Features:
Seating Capacity: 150

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Infants:  6 weeks. - 15 months    Toddlers: 15 months - 33 months    Preschool:  3-4 years


Diedre Smith  1802 2nd Ave SW | 437-2875 | Email: discoverylc@yahoo.com

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2 Days: Age 3 years     4 Days:  Ages 3, 4, 5 years     4 Days:  K Prep Child Care: 6:30 AM-6:00 PM


Sara McMahon  511 4th Ave NW | 437-3728 | Email:smcmahon@pacellischools.org

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Minnesota County Licensed Child Care Association

ORGANIZATIONS

Austin Provider List:

JoAnn Rollie  433-3764

Angie Hughson  434-0244


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PRIMROSE RETIREMENT COMMUNITIES  | 1701 22nd Ave SW | Ph: 507.434.0600

Available for free of charge to Austin Area Chamber of Commerce Members for meetings or seminars.

Facility Features:
Meeting Room Capacity: up to 48

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GOOD EARTH VILLAGE LOG LODGE RETREAT CENTER | 25303 Old Town Dr., Spring Valley | Ph: 507.346.2494


The Log Lodge overlooks remote bluff country valleys and is an ideal setting for any retreat.  The lodge can accommodate both large and small group meetings.  Their warm, cozy sitting areas, meeting space, and air-conditioned sleeping rooms with private baths, as well as a small kitchenette and stone fireplace complete the north woods feel.

Facility Features:

Meeting Room Capacity: up to 100

Sleeping Capacity: up to 36


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LANSING CORNERS SUPPER CLUB | 27017 US Hwy 218 North | Ph: 507.433.7841


Available for special occasions, wedding receptions, family reunions, etc.  Outdoor event area can be used for concerts, flea markets, farmers markets, car shows, auctions, and estate sales.  The Loft area is perfect for group meetings, small receptions, dinners, college/high school receptions.

Facility Features:
Seating Capacity: 250


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Head Start for preschool age children, 3-5 years (May -September)

Early Head Start has toddler rooms that operate year round


Joanne Ross  111 N. Main Street, Suite 201 | 433-5889 | Email: joanne.ross@semcac.org

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The information found on this page is intended as a resource for families to seek enrichment opportunities for young people in the community.  Most of these organizations have a Facebook page.  Please "like" and "follow" the organizations that interest you.  Most organizations have sliding fees or scholarships available for participation.  Please consult each organization for specific requests.


Discover Austin (Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau) has a community activity calendar that is updated frequently.  Please use this resource as you are seeking activities for your family.  www.austinmn.com/calendar.html.


Volunteering in the community is strongly linked to positive educational outcomes for youth,  Please reach out to the following organizations who periodically have opportunities for youth and/or family service.

  • Austin Public Library
  • Freedom Fest
  • Park and Rec Clean Up Day
  • Readers Cafe (Summer Lunch Reading Program)
  • Salvation Army
  • United Way Day of Caring

Contact Us:  507-437-4561      Toll Free:   888-319-5655


Be Loyal.  Shop Local.  Support Those Who Support Our Community....Chamber Members!

School Readiness: 4-5 years     Play and Learn:  3-4 years    ECFE:  Birth to 5


Caitlin Bartels  312 W. Main Street, Adams | 582.3405 | Email:cbartels@isd500.k12.mn.us

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VETERAN'S PAVILION | Bandshell Community Park | Ph: 507.433.1881

Available for special occasions, wedding receptions, family reunions, etc.

Facility Features:
Seating Capacity: up to 250

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WEE LEARNING CENTER

Preschool: 3 years     Preschool:  4 and 5 years    Child Care:  Age 16 months - 5 years


Lynsey O'Donnell  306 2nd St NW | 437-3728 | Email:lodonnell@solc.org

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Busy Bees: 33 months-3 years     Stepping Stones:  4-5 years    Building Blocks:  4-5 years


Julie Kerling  704 1st Dr NW | 433-1804 | Email:jkerling@ymca-austin.org

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MN ARMY NATIONAL GUARD TRAINING & COMMUNITY CENTER | 800 21st St NE | Ph: 507.434.2757

Available for special occasions, wedding receptions, family reunions, etc.

Facility Features:
Building: 10,000 sq. ft.
Seating Capacity: up to 320
Meeting Rooms: 4 available in multiple sizes


Discovery:  Age 3     Kindergarten Prep:  Ages 4 & 5      Kids Corner:  Pre-school and school age child care program


Amy Goette  912 1st Ave NE | 460-1700 ext. 4969 | Email: amy.goette@austin.k12.mn.us

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Early Childhood Education

Congregational Preschool

MOWER COUNTY SENIOR CENTER, INC. | 400 3rd Ave NE | Ph: 507.433.2370


Available for special occasions, wedding receptions, family reunions, etc.

Facility Features:
Seating Capacity: 290

PARAMOUNT THEATRE | 125 4th Ave NE | Ph: 507.434.0934

Available for parties, receptions, business meetings and weddings.

Facility Features:
Seating Capacity: 620

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Montessori Preschool:  3, 4, and 5-year-old classes; September - August.  Child Care:  6 weeks - 12 years


Shannon Hart 1900 8th Ave NW | 433-0070 | Email: shannonh@applelanechildcare.com

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RIVERSIDE ARENA | 501 2nd Ave NE | Ph: 507.433.1881

Great setting for home, boat and craft shows, tradexpos, spectacular events, and conventions.

Facility Features:
Building: 18,000 sq. ft.
Meeting Rooms: available

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Bi-lingual and non-standard hour of child care (2 shifts available)


Dawn Mueller  700 4th St NW | 434-2160 or 437-8330 | Email: dawn@familiesandcommunities.org

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