Backus Summer Programs

Summer Food Service

Free Kids Lunch Ages 1 to 18
Monday - Friday 11:45am - 1:15pm
June 4 - August 31

Summer Art Week June 18-23

Art Classes & PFCT
Monday - Friday
$25 art class / $55 theatre

Z Puppet Workshops June 25-29

Puppet workshops for kids ages 7 to 12, one geared for Autism Spectrum Disorder students
$40 per student

Historic Backus Community Center...

The heart of International Falls ...

Where all generations celebrate the arts, culture, recreation, wellness and life-long learning.

Backus is more than just a building.  We are a dedicated group of board members, staff and volunteers who want to improve the community one event and project at a time.

Get involved!

Become a member - volunteer your time -
send a donation - contribute to a program.

Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

The Backus office is open Monday through Friday.  

Backus Community Center

900 5th St, International Falls, Minnesota 56649, United States

(218) 285-7225


Drop us a line!