youth sports

PRB Youth Sports exists to teach kids:
  • Fundamental Skills

  • Team Play

  • Good Sportsmanship

  • Focus on Having Fun

PRB Community Ed Youth Sports coaches follow our philosophy when coaching a PRB youth team. No bad behavior, arguing, or taunting of coaches, officials or players will be allowed. 

Current Offerings

Boys Flag Football

For 3rd-6th Graders
Click to Sign Up

Girls Volleyball

For 3rd-6th Graders
Click to Sign Up

Coach Openings

A background check is required Click to Apply

youth enrichment

Current Offerings

Nature Club

For 1st-4th Graders

1st & 3rd Mondays Sep. - Dec.

Join Happy Dancing Turtle staff members for some outdoor fun! In each session, we’ll explore nature through games, lessons, activities, crafts, and more! Dress for the weather.
Fee: $35
Register

Kites & Dragons

For 1st-3rd Graders

Wednesday 9/15

Add the features for your bird kite and your puppet dragon! What color and designs will make yours one of a kind? How far will it go? How does it fly?
Fee: $10
Register

Framed Rock & Wood

For 1st-3rd Graders

Wednesday 9/29

Build a frame using tape measure, saw and hammer! Place rock and wood for a textured nature picture.
Fee: $10
Register

Apples, Apples

For 1st-3rd Graders

Wednesday 10/13

Make applesauce! Eat some; bring some home. Paint with apples too.
Fee: $10
Register

Creepy Bottle Bugs

For 1st-3rd Graders

Wednesday 10/27

Just in time for Halloween, you can make these little creatures. There are still many bugs to be discovered! Will YOUR bug be one of them?
Fee: $10
Register

Canvas Art

For 1st-3rd Graders

Wednesday 11/10

Paint a background. Sketch your picture on paper while the paint dries. Paint your main picture. Play a game while it dries. Add your highlight touches! Your own unique picture!
Fee: $10
Register

Parachutes & Scuba Divers

For 1st-3rd Graders

Wednesday 11/17

What makes a parachute “float” to the ground? How can scuba divers go down in the water? Join in making samples of each to find out!
Fee: $10
Register

Fish Sticks/ Story Stones

For 1st-3rd Graders

Wednesday 12/1

Make a “fish stick” from material and batting you can sew and glue. The story stones can be a “fish story” or any story you want to create. Bring 6 flat stones or use the ones at class. You can also sew a bag for your story stones.
Fee: $10
Register

Holiday Craft Fun

For 1st-4th Graders

Tuesday 12/14

Using paint, paper, glue, fabric and more, we’ll transform and recycle readily available household materials into fun, festive gifts & decor!
Fee: $4
Register

String Art & Memories

For 1st-3rd Graders

Wednesday 12/15

Using a variety of hammers you can nail a pattern on a wood piece. Then use string to outline & highlight your design. Sand paper smaller wood pieces so they are ready to write a memory your family has built. Store these memories in your decorated container.
Fee: $10
Register

Required Forms

community garden

Call 587-2080 to reserve a spot

Garden is located behind the high school: 801 1st St N, Pine River adjacent to the footaball field

community ed classes

learn new skills

Community ed classes are a great way to learn new skills hands on with others from the community. 

Class offerings, times and costs are found below in the semi-annual bulletin we publish and mail to area residents. Click here to view a copy online

teach a class

We are actively seeking instructors to serve the needs and interests of our community.

Instructors can be volunteers or compensated on a percentage basis. This is a great way to share your time, knowledge and talents with our community. 

adult education

Adult Basic Education in Minnesota provides adults with educational opportunities to acquire and improve academic skills necessary for good-paying jobs. 

Organized & taught via Brainerd Public Schools.

Upcoming Community Ed Events

bike rentals

The Cass County Bike Fleet of 31 youth bikes (ages 8 & up) is available for rental through PRB Community Education. This was made possible through a grant by Cass County SHIP. The youth bike fleet is primarily  used by 4 school districts schools in Cass County to facilitate the Walk! Bike! Fun! curriculum in the schools.

For outside groups the fleet has a flat rate fee of $100 per fleet, per week or $25 per evening. They may be rented for up to two weeks at a time. The fleets are available for rental in the evenings or check-out June to August.

Community Education