Boats at the landing - Brookside

Summer Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30am-2:30pm

Boathouse Hours

Sunday-Friday 1-3pm

Saturday 9am-Noon

Sunday 5-7pm

Tuesday & Thursday 6-9pm 

Cost is $10 for each participant, which includes equipment check out.
People ages 4+ and all skill levels welcome.
Please wear comfortable clothing that you can move in easily, no dresses/skirts.
 Children must be supervised.

Gather. Discover. Grow.

Community Education's philosophy is to help provide opportunities for all community members to Gather. Discover. Grow.  Learning is a life-long process and takes many forms and styles. Thank you for exploring the many offerings of Community Education. If there is a community need not being met, please call 507-379-4834.

Community Education continually seeks resources to help serve the Albert Lea area. By partnering with many community agencies Community Education helps make the Albert Lea area a great place to live.

If you are interested in teaching you can look at the Class Proposal Form and Community Education's Policies And Information forms.


Pre-Kindergarten Preschool & Wraparound Child Care

Albert Lea Area School District 241 along with Community Education offers a Pre-Kindergarten preschool program for 3, 4, and 5 year old children. Curriculum is based on the Minnesota Department of Education Early Learning Standards, with the goal of preparing children for successful entry into kindergarten. Click here for more info