Lakes Center Events

2024 Event Sponsorships Are Now Available!

April 25, 2024

Scandia Creamery

Tickets go on sale at 11am on Monday, February 26

Visit the Taste website


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.

We are accepting applications for vendors! If you own a local restaurant or catering company and would like to be a part of Taste, let us know!
Download a Packet     |     Sign Up Online

2024 TBD

More info coming soon!

Harvest Soirée on Give to the Max Day

Join us each fall 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.

Download a 2023 flyer!

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

Download a 2023 Flyer!

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

Click Here to Donate!

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

Download a 2022 Flyer!

Contact LC4YF!

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Directory/Extension #

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


200 4th St SW
PO Box 970
Forest Lake, MN 55025


LC4YF staff are mostly working remotely.

We are open by appointment only.