News & Press Releases

February 2021: Alumni History Videos

This fall we had the privilege of having an alumni history intern join us from the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire. Learn more about his time with us at the link below and watch his alumni update videos!

Click here to read the UW-Eau Claire article!

Interview with Tyler Wagner

Interview with Faith Bartelt


May 2020: Shell Lake Arts Center Cancels 2020 Summer Camps & Concert Season


September 2018:  Lakes & Trails Marine Donates to the Shell Lake Arts Center

SHELL LAKE, Wis., September 10, 2018— The Shell Lake Arts Center thanks Tom Cleveland, Owner of Lakes & Trails Marine and Small Engine for his generous donation of a riding lawn mower. The mower will help the Shell Lake Arts Center take care of its grounds during the upcoming 52nd camp season and beyond.  Pictured above is Tom Cleveland (right), and Eric Moline, SLAC Facility Manager

June 2017:  More Shell Lake Arts Center in the News!  Check out our article in the Eau Claire Leader- Telegram from June 25th, 2017:

June 2017:  Shell Lake Arts Center in the news!  Check out the following links to see segments and interviews from Eau Claire TV stations WQOW and WEAU talking about our 50th Anniversary:


April 2017:  We are the recipient of a Les Paul Foundation grant for our Rock Band Camp and Guitar & Bass Workshop for 2017!  Read the press release here: SLAC 2017 Les Paul Grant

March 2017:  We were featured in the March 2017 issue of DownBeat Magazine in honor of our 50th Anniversary!

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Third Annual "The Art of Film" Series Press Release

Check Photo with the Xcel Energy Foundation