Lakeland Family Resource Center
819 Ash Street, Spooner, WI 54801
Youth mentoring, parenting support and family fun events
Meth Prevention in Washburn County Presentation Tuesday, February 20, 6:00pm
Methamphetamine: An Introduction to Methamphetamine and how it impacts our health and our community in Northwest Wisconsin
Lakeland is proud to host Minong Police Chief, Dennis Stuart, as he leads a presentation and discussion about methamphetamine in our community. Chief Stuart will provide information on how the drug is produced, as well as the short and long-term health effects it can have on an individual. Chief Stuart will also discuss the effects this epidemic has on our community, children and families. Please join us on Tuesday, February 20th at 6:00PM for this presentation at Lakeland Family Resource Center.
Family Night Thursday, February 15, 4:30-7:00pm
Enjoy a night out as a family. Family Night will offer a meal, movie, movie themed crafts, and a discussion about the movie before the viewing. Bring your favorite blanket or camping chair for the movie. Free will donations for the dinner will be accepted but are not expected .
Darkness to Light Presentation Thursday, April 19, 6:00-8:30pm
Darkness to Light is a 5 step program concentrating on preventing, recognizing, and reacting responsibly to child sexual abuse. This training presented by Embrace brings awareness about child sexual abuse into the community and empowers adults to take action against this very serious issue. Pre-registration is appreciated. Please call 715-635-4669 to sign up for this free training!
Strengthening Families Tuesdays, March 13-April 17, 5:00-7:30pm
This 6 week series helps caregivers (parents, grandparents, or other adult guardians), build on their strengths, show love and set limits. Youth (10-14) will develop skills in resisting negative peer pressure and building a positive future. Sessions include interactive games and activities. Families from all of Washburn County School Districts are invited to attend Tuesdays from 5:00-7:30pm at the Shell Lake High School. A free supper and child care provided each week. Call 715-635-4669 to register your family.