Discovery Sprouts

Mondays 10:00am -12:00pm

Introducing a new opportunity for parents/caregivers and children to enjoy time together while discovering and focusing on a different theme each week, such as kids in the kitchen, animal themes, art exploration, etc.
Centers will be set up for families to discover and enjoy. Books, songs, crafts, move and groove activities and snack provided. 

​​Kids Club                                                                                                     

10:00am—Noon  Tuesday  & Wednesday at Lakeland 

Bring your child for a morning of free play and parent facilitated stations. Lakeland will prepare activities for parents and children to engage in learning and play together. Drop in anytime from 10:00am to Noon. Snack will be served at 11:00am. This program will offer a space for parents and children alike to meet new friends, engage with other families while learning and growing together. 10:30-11 we will offer a Fit Kids Program.

Story Time

Birchwood School on Thursdays 2:15-3:15pm

Shell Lake Library on Fridays 10:30am-11:15am

Moms, dads, grandparents, daycare providers, aunts, uncles, and even neighbors are invited to bring their preschoolers to this special sharing time of storybooks, crafts, and snacks. This program is geared to preschool age children; however there is no age minimum or maximum. 

Relatives as Parents

New meeting days and times! This support group meets the third Thursday of every month from 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM over breakfast at various locations around Spooner. Please call for more details or if you would like to be added to our mailing list.

Programs Offered

 Lakeland is available to all families and children in Washburn County.

All programs are offered at no cost.

Listed below are our ongoing programs. To find more information about events click on events tab. 


Call for an appointment

Connections program is a program that works one on one with parents on specific parenting issues or concerns

Lakeland Family Resource Center

 819 Ash Street, Spooner, WI 54801



Youth mentoring, parenting support and family fun events


Exceptional Needs Playgroup                             

Fridays 1:00—3:00pm
Lakeland is excited to offer a flexible new playgroup for parents/caregivers of children with exceptional needs. This group will have a fun and safe environment for parents and their exceptional children to play and meet new friends—siblings are encouraged to attend too. Support staff from various local agencies will be offering materials on their services once per month during this group. Optional activities and snack will be available.

Parent Education Workshops

As Scheduled: See quarterly newsletter

 Parent education workshops, classes with an emphasis in areas such as positive parenting, nutrition, health, anger management, stress reductions, child development stages, and CPR