oRGANIZATIONS


Exploring Clubs:  Co-Ed 6th - 8th


Boy Scouts/Cub Scouts:  Grades K-12


Venture Scouts:  Co-ed Program for youth in grades 8 through age 20


Boy Scouts of America Twin Valley Council: 810 Madison Avenue, Mankato


Office:  507-387-3123


Cell:  507-995-8115


Email: denise.zernechel@scouting.org

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Girl Scouts


400 Robert Street South, St. Paul | 800-845-0787


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Circle of Friends Camp


5 days of programming for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)


Jenni Harves and Lynsey Petersen O'Donnell 


Email: autism@hormelhistorichome.org

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5 weeks, 10 session camp focuses on helping the particpants on the Autism spectrum learn new skills and then use them in new situations.


Erin Dilley-Jones  433-4243 | Email:autism@hormelhistorichome.org


​​AUSTIN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

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

Social Programs

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



Austin Area Churches Directory


Email: jeanine@austincoc.com

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All Access Community Exploration

4-H Offers Activities In:  Science, engineering, technology, citizenship, leadership, healthy living, animal science


Summer and Day Camps


After School Programs


April Johnson   1105-1/2 8th Ave NE | 437-9552


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