Welcome to Cloquet Community Education and Recreation

    Building Community . . .  One Piece at a Time! 

    Cloquet Community Education and Recreation promotes, provides, and facilitates learning opportunities and social activities to serve all individuals & families, while bridging generations, inspiring collaboration and building community.  

    Address: 2001 Washington Avenue, Cloquet, MN 55720
    Phone: (218) 879-1261   Fax: (218) 878-3013 
    Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
    The office will be closed: Dec 22 - Jan 1, Feb 19, Mar 26 - 30
    Summer office hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:00am - 4:30pm 

  • Our Fall Catalog is online now!
    We offer fun and educational classes for all ages!  
    Need help? Click for step by step instructions on how to register for classes online.

     Please click on a title below to find out about programs and activities offered!

    Birth Pre K K4 Youth Youth Sports Adults Facility DE Beach

Office Location

2001 Washington Avenue Cloquet, MN 55720

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News and Upcoming Events

  • Boot Camp is back!!
    Free in January…give it a try!
    Mondays, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
    Located in the small gym at high school.
    Jeff Leno is the instructor.

    Pine Valley Tubing Hill

    The Tubing Hill is not open until furthur notice - we need at least one foot of snow. Watch our Facebook page for updates!

    Saturdays & Sundays, 11 am - 5 pm
    Also open:
    Winter Break: Dec 22—Jan 1 (closed Dec 24 & 25)
    No School days: Jan 15, 19 & Feb 19 

    Please check our Facebook page or call the Pine Valley Chalet at 879-8682 to find out if the Tubing Hill is open or closed.

    Family Fun Sundays
    (Formerly Fit ‘n’ Fun Sundays)
    Sundays, Jan 7 - Mar 18
    Cloquet Middle School
    Pool: 12 - 1:45 pm
    Gym: 12 - 2:30 pm (Three courts )
    Also, Board Games:
    Meet in the small conference room off main lobby. Bring your favorite board games!

    $3.50 person at the door
    $2 for 3 years and under
    Season passes available:
    Individual pass $25
    Family pass $70
    Buy passes at Community Ed
    Special! Early Ed Sundays
    Run, swim off some winter energy! (One gym court reserved for young families.) Children ages 6 and under FREE with paid adult!
    Jan 7, Feb 4, Mar 4

    • Gym use: must have clean gym shoes that do not leave black marks
    • Gym: Under 12 must be accompanied by adult entire time
    • Pool: Under 14 must be accompanied by adult entire time 

    Water Safety Instructors are needed to teach swim lessons this year! 
    Our swim lessons are in high demand and we need instructors to meet that demand! 
    Must be 16 years or older. 
    WSI: $12.35/hour
    Click here for more information!

  • Weather Cancellation Policy

    If Cloquet Schools are cancelled Community Education offerings are also cancelled. Cancellations due to bad weather will be announced on WKLK 96.5 FM, 1230 AM and also on local television stations.
    In case of a 2 hour delayed start - ECFE and Time for Tots classes that normally start before 10am are cancelled. Classes that are scheduled to start at 10am or later that day will be held as normal. 
    Cancellation/Refund Policy: Registrants will be contacted if a class is cancelled due to low enrollment and full refunds will be given. A registrant who wishes to cancel from a class must do so at least 2 business days prior to the start of class (or the published deadline if it is earlier) in order to be considered for a full refund. There will be a $3 cancellation fee.

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    We take photographs of many of our activities which may be used in our LumberLog, news releases, website, displays at events, and flyers. 
    Please let us know in writing if you do NOT wish to have photos in our promotional materials.