Lake Fest Highlights The Talents Of Current And Former Residents!
While Lake Fest weekend events are focused on outdoor fun, during the week Lake Fest celebrates academics, arts and athletics with three events highlighting current and former residents of the Forest Lake area.
A ceremony on the evening of Monday, June 2, 2014 will include inductions into the Forest Lake Area Community Hall of Fame and the Forest Lake Area Athletic and Arts Hall of Fame. This ceremony also includes bestowing academic awards and scholarships on Forest Lake Area High School students. This ceremony has grown over the years and is now an evening filled with recognizing wonderful achievements of past and present Forest Lake Area Schools students and residents!
On Tuesday, June 3, 2014, there will be a gathering at The Lodge at Forest Hills Golf Club to celebrate and congratulate the individuals who were inducted into the Halls of Fame on the previous evening. (The Hall of Fame Gathering is sponsored by TEFFLA, Johnson/Turner, Olson’s in the Pink and State Farm Agent, Jesse Johnson.
Forest Lake Area High School will host its 103rd graduation ceremony on Thursday, June 4, 2014. This event celebrates the academic achievements of the graduating seniors and sends them off in style on the next step in their academic careers!
If you want to connect with former classmates, be sure to visit the Decades Reunions gathering! Former Forest Lake Area School students are invited to come to Vannellis to join the celebration of the graduating classes from the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s! The Decades Reunions will be held on Friday, May 30 from 7-10pm at Vannellis by the Lake. This event is free and all are welcome to attend. Thank you to the Forest Lake Area Chamber of Commerce and Vannellis by the Lake for sponsoring this event.
– Laurie Drolson, Guest Blogger
Secondary Youth & Adult Programs Coordinator at Forest Lake Area Schools Community Education