Onalaska Alliance

  • Carlisle Lake Update

    Onalaska Mill Pond

    The nonprofit Onalaska Alliance owns Carlisle Lake and its surrounding property, and has plans to provide new recreational, educational and historical opportunities for the community.

    There has been a lot of improvements at Carlisle Lake with more to come. The parking lot has been paved and the trail around the lake improved. We have received grants for more improvments. Continue reading for more information.

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  • Celebrating 100 Years

    Onalaska WA

    Onalaska Alliance in partnership with the Onalaska School District and other local organizations invite everyone in the community to celebrate Onalaska's 100th year! This year, 2014, marks the centennial of the birth of Onalaska as a community. Throughout the year there will be opportunities to participate in many awesome events commemorating our collective history and celebrating who we are today. One fun and easy way to celebrate is to paint your mailbox purple & gold! Follow upcoming events on this website

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2014 Northwest Spray Day

2014 Northwest Spray Day was set up to be the first annual one day live spray painting event to take place in the small town of Onalaska, Washington. This location was chosen because it is directly between Seattle and Portland making it perfect for bringing together some of the best spray paint talent from the two largest cities in the Northwest. The artists painted at the Elementary School play shed, the old transfer station and the stack at Carlisle Lake.

About Onalaska Alliance

About Us

The Onalaska Alliance is a non-porfit corporation, the mission and purpose of which is to develop innovative and sustainable economic and educational opportunities compatible with a rural lifestyle in Onalaska and the surrounding area, uniting people of diverse backgrounds to:

Reduce poverty | Enhance and develop cultural and natural resources | Develop alliances with surrounding communities | Promote the common goals of community and celebration
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What's Happening in Onalaska


    Spaghetti Feed and Fundraiser

    There will be a Spaghetti Feed and Silent Auction Sunday, Nov. 23rd, 4pm at the Onalaska Elementtary School Gym. The fundraiser will benefit Beau Baker and Kyle Werner. It will help cover their medical expenses. If you would like to help, donate or just want more information. Contact Debbie Marks at 360-880-3443 or Tracey Tjensvold at 360-219-6336. Here is a FLYER with more information.


    Onalaska Alliance Community Meetings

    Our next community meeting will be Janurary 6th. There will be no December community meeting. Enjoy the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays with family and friends. See you next year!

    Minutes from our November community meeting

    Minutes from past community meetings

  • Youth Center

    Onalaska Community Youth Center

    The OCYC is now open on Monday 3pm to 6pm. High School Young Life starts at 7pm. Open on Thursday from 3pm to 6pm. Middle School Wyldlife starts at 7pm. The OCYC will be closed on Friday until we can find a volunteer to open at 3pm. The OCYC is open for kids from 5th grade to Seniors in High School. If you want more information or are just curious about the OCYC. Drop in and talk to one of the volunteers. The OCYC is located at 233 Central Ave. Right behind the Water Department.

  • Onalaska Community Calendar

    OA Community Calendar and local resource information

    Need to know when upcoming local events are? Be sure to check out our Comunity Calendar. It has information about upcoming meetings and events. There is a permanent link at the bottom left of every page on this web site. Also be sure to look over our Business, Community Resources and Partnerships pages. Links to those resources are at the top of every page. Help support your local businesses and organizations. If your business, organization or group would like to be included on our web site or Community Calendar. Send us an email.