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Homeschool Organizations & Extracurriculars

Homeschool Organizations

Classical Conversations
A Christian classical education group whose purpose is to "lead the home-centered education movement by teaching parents the classical tools of learning in order to discover God's created order and beauty, and as a result, enable others to do the same."  The local groups meet weekly for learning and they often have open houses to be able to go and experience it for a day! 

F.E.E.T. (Famililes Enriching Education Together)
Christian-based home school group that meets weekly in Esko, MN with the goal of enriching our children's education through a variety of classes and experiences.  For preschool up to senior level.  Band, choir and history day are also offered.

Our Lady of Victory Educators (L.O.V.E.)
A Catholic homeschool co-op that strives to uplift and support parents and families who have chosen to homeschool their children.  They have weekly classes, occasional parent nights for fellowship and several field trips each year.

Extracurricular Activities 

In 4-H, kids have fun and learn with the help of parents, adult volunteers and older youth members.  They meet in homes, neighborhoods, after school, in parks and community centers - with kids who have hte same interests or want to explore something new.  This program is for all kids, K through one year past high school.  They learn by doing fun projects to teach life skills (including photography, art, plants, robotics, food, animals and more). 

American Heritage Girls
AHG is a national character development organization for young women that embraces Christian values and encourages family involvement.  Their mission is to "build women of integrity through service to God, family, community and country." 

Boys & Girls Club of the Northland
Here youth development professionals create a club experience that ensures members achieve the following priority outcomes: academic success, good character and a healthy lifestyle.  They are here "to inspire, prepare and create a solid foundation for our kids and communities."  They have locations in Duluth, Lincoln Park and Superior. 

Boy Scouts of America
Cub scouting program that is year round and offers fun and challenging activities that promote character with things such as games, ceremonies, service projects and more.

Girl Scouts of America
This is a leadership organization for girls and offers every girl a chance to practice a lifetime of leadership, adventure and success.  Their mission is "to build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place." 

Lake Superior Youth Chorus
This group has three different choirs of varying levels and different focuses.  They also have performances listed on their page that you could attend to check out! 

Trail Life USA
This is a Christian outdoor adventure program that emphasizes and teaches biblical moral values.  They are outdoor focused with male-centered adult leadership and is character-focused, not awards-focused. 

Facebook & Other Online Resources

Northern Wisconsin Home School Group - Facebook group for homeschoolers in the top North-Western part of Wisconsin.

Northland CORE - The Facebook group for Northland CORE... Communicating Opportunities and Resources for Home Educators.

MACHE (Minnesota Association of Christian Home Educators)
This is a statewide organization for homeschooling parents.  They have an annual conference and curriculum fair and provide general support and information.

Minnesota Homeschoolers' Alliance
MHA sponsors a number of events each year to connect with other homeschoolers.  They also have a Yahoo! group that posts about additional events to enjoy.  There are links to necessary forms for homeschooling Minnesota, tax information and other various resources.

Wisconsin Parents Association
State-wide organization that is dedicated to protecting homeschooling rights.