Lakes Center Events

April 20, 2023

Scandia Creamery


Join us for a fun-filled evening connecting the community and supporting Lakes Center! Sample delicious food from local restaurants and have fun playing fundraiser games.

Click Here to check out the moments captured at Taste!
Special thank you to Photos By Yeti.

Check back soon for information on Taste 2024!

August 7-10, 2023


100 for $100

You asked, we listened! 100 for $100 is back- but as a traditional silent auction! We will have 100 packages available. Items will either have a starting bid of $100 or a “Buy Now” price of $100 (with a lower starting bid).

November 16, 2023

Uncommon Loon Brewery

More details coming soon!

Harvest Soirée on Give to the Max Day

Join us on the Minnesota Day of Giving as we gather to celebrate the accomplishments of what Lakes Center was able to provide to local youth and families thanks to our generous supporters!

Year Round!

Running Aces

Pull Tabs at Running Aces Casino, Hotel, and Racetrack

Enjoy a night out at Running Aces and be sure to play pull tabs! As the charitable gaming partner, Lakes Center for Youth and Families receives proceeds from pull tabs which support our agency and help us reach the community through our Counseling, Intervention, and Enrichment programs.

Lakes Center for Youth & Families is a lawful charitable gambling organization. License #34511

Empire Insurance Group, Inc hosts a free community shredding event in support of LC4YF in April each year.

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Wyoming United Methodist Church hosts a Turkey Dinner each year in October. Freewill offering supports LC4YF.

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Join us each year in November for this state-wide fundraising day.

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Each year on the Sunday after Thanksgiving, the Forest Lake Masons host a “Photos with Santa” in support of LC4YF.

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Contact LC4YF!

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Directory/Extension #

101 - Sarah Curtis
102 - Christa Lachell
103 - Rebecca Bowers
104 - Carrie Niles
105 - Jessie Szmanda
106 - Jenny Birkholz
107 - Emma Norwood
108 - Jenna Jones
109 - Linda Madsen
112 - Linda Pasicznyk
114 - Jamie Prettner
116 - Emily Tatum


20 Lake Street N. Ste 103, Forest Lake, MN 55025


LC4YF staff are mostly working remotely.

We are open by appointment only.