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Community Education Corner: Esko Fun Days schedule is set

Help is needed planning the teen night and donations are always welcome.

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Contributed / Michele Carlson
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ESKO — We are excitedly planning Esko Fun Days for this summer. Contact Community Education in Esko with any questions!

Tuesday, Aug. 2

National Night Out

Northridge Park 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Free hot dog dinner

Bubble show


Community safety theme

Wednesday, Aug. 3

Northridge Park 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Senior lunch

Davis Helberg Community Impact Award presentation

History Mystery Medallion Hunt : Clue posted on Facebook at 9 a.m.

Thursday, Aug. 4

BINGO & Root Beer Floats, hosted by St. Matthews Youth Group

Northridge Pavilion 6:30- 8:30 p.m.

History Mystery Medallion Hunt : Clue posted on Facebook at 9 a.m.


Friday, Aug. 5

Teen Night, open to students in grades 7-12*

Karaoke, dance, pizza party, bean bags, spike ball and (hopefully) laser tag from 7-10 p.m.; Esko Stadium Field parking lot and community building

History Mystery Medallion Hunt : Clue posted on Facebook at 9 a.m.

* Help is needed for planning and executing this event. Anyone interested in pitching in should contact Michele at mcarlson@esko.k12.mn.us.

Saturday, Aug. 6

Burkholder 5K

Parade at 11:30 a.m.

BBQ and games at Northridge Park, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Street dance at the fire hall featuring The Northwoods Band from 7-11 p.m., $5 entry fee


Holy Smokes, B&B Wagon, Ma & Pa's, Fry Shack, and possibly Phat Phil’s Mini Doughnuts food trucks will be on hand.

We welcome donations to make this week of events possible. Please send checks to: Esko Community Education, P.O. Box 10 , Esko, MN 55733.

"Community Education Corner," published weekly in the Pine Journal, features news from Community Education programs in Carlton County.

Michele Carlson is the Community Education Director for Esko Schools.

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