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Community Connection

Anderson Arts Center

  • Creative Classes: Winter/Spring 2018
  • West Wing Student Gallery: Anderson Arts Center is proud to dedicate gallery space to display current art work by area schools.
  • Kids’ Summer Art Camp:
    • Mini Art Camp: June 19-20-21 (8 to Noon)
    • Art Camp for Teens: July 10-11-12 (9 to Noon)
    • Week One: July 23-27 (8 to Noon)
    • Week Two: July 30-August 3 (8 to Noon)
  • More information (PDF)

Camp Invention - June 18-22

  • Price $235 (before discount)
  • For children entering grades 1–6
  • All Saints Catholic School - South Campus | 7400 39th Avenue, Kenosha, WI 53142
  • June 18 - 22, 2018 from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
  • More information (PDF)

Diettrich Farm Summer Horse Camp - June, July and Aug.

  • When you nurture and build a child's confidence, you are creating a leader who is less influenced by peer pressure. That is just one of the benefits we give your child at The Diettrich Farm. Here are some of the others: Self-­Empowerment, Responsibility, Leadership, Memory Skills, Team Building, and Intuition Safety Awareness.
  • Camps run from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Before and after care is available upon request. Campers provide their own lunch.
  • More information (PDF)

Dream Playground Ambassador Program - Items Needed


Education Foundation of Kenosha Golf Outing - Aug. 16

  • Please join us at the Kenosha Country Club for a buffet lunch, 18 holes of golf, reception and buffet dinner. Registration and sponsorship information to follow soon.
  • For more information or to become a sponsor, contact Stacy Busby at 262.359.6172 or sbusby@kusd.edu.
  • Save the Date Flier (PDF)

Seeking board members - Education Foundation of KenoshaEducation Foundation of Kenosha

Seeking Board Members

  • The Education Foundation of Kenosha was organized in 1980 to support the Kenosha Unified School District and its mission. The Foundation has financed a wide range of educational and enrichment projects not able to be funded through the District's normal budgetary allotments.
  • The Board raises and administers funds to support:
    • College scholarships for Kenosha K-12 students
    • Classroom grants to support K-12 teachers
  • Commitment:
    • Attend four board meetings per year
    • Promote and attend fundraising events
    • Participate on one subcommittee
  • INTERESTED? Send your resume and a letter of interest to Stacy Busby at sbusby@kusd.edu or 3600 52nd St., Kenosha, WI 53144
  • Learn more about the EFK at educationfoundationkenosha.org

Everything Under the Sun 2017-2019 logoEverything Under the Sun - 2017-2019

A youth and family activity guide of things to do in the Kenosha area.

Download the guide (PDF)

 


FoodShares Benefits

  • Families with FoodShares benefits: Use your EBT card at Kenosha HarborMarket and Westosha Market
  • More information

Gateway Summer Camps - Summer 2018 Adventures for Youth


Girl Scouts

  • Southport Sisters Day Camp - Aug. 13–17
    • Trefoil Oaks Program Center
    • Monday–Friday from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
    • Make new friends and hang out with just the girls.
    • Hike, swim, sing, act, play, and learn.
    • Meet cool high school students who will lead your group all week.
    • Camp flier (PDF)
  • Text Message Tips
    • Your girls is heading off to kindergarten soon - are you ready?
    • Girl Scouts can help you navigate this new adventure with expert tips and activities sent straight to your phone. Set her up for success in and out of the classroom!
    • Text DAISY to 59618 to have expert tips emailed to you, or visit girlscouts.org/daisy
    • More information (PDF)

Kenosha Community Health Center

  • You can get your child's physical, shots and sick visit done at Kenosha Community Health Center, Inc. with convenient locations and same day appointments with Pediatric and Family Nurse Practitioners. Let us help you maintain great oral health by utilizing preventative dentistry, which helps you and your family avoid cavities, gum diseases and more. Our dentists are dedicated to keeping your teeth healthy.
  • Flier (PDF)

Kenosha County Parks


Kenosha Police Summer Safety Program - June, July & Aug.

  • Registration is now open for the Kenosha Police Department’s Officer Friendly Summer Safety Program. Registration deadline is June 8, 2018.
  • This program will cover age appropriate safety related topics (bike safety, water safety, fire prevention, pedestrian safety).
  • Classes will be limited to 40 students.
  • Program flier
  • Register online

Kenosha Public Library


Lincoln Park Summer Program - June 18-August 24

  • DATE: June 18–August 24, 2018
  • TIME: Monday–Friday, 12–6 p.m.
  • WHO: Boys and girls, ages 6–18
  • LUNCH: Free lunch daily at 1:30 p.m.
  • Basketball, kickball, flag football, arts & crafts, music, movies, games room, video games, educational activities & more!
  • More information (PDF)

Lions Club Events - April, May, June


Modern Music Program - Everyday after school

  • At the Boys & Girls Club Teen Center
  • Do you want to learn how to make beats, rap sing, and record in a real studio? Ask for Pete in the Teen Center
  • Ages 13-18
  • Flier

Pringle Nature Center


Readers are Leaders Tutoring Program - Volunteers Needed

  • Make a difference in a half hour
  • The Readers are Leaders tutoring program, a United Way-led initiative in partnership with Kenosha Unified School District and Building Our Future, provides young children in grades kindergarten through third grade with tutors on a regular basis to increase reading achievement.
  • Sign up to be a tutor today by by completing the Volunteer Tutor Application and the KUSD Background Check Form located on the Readers are Leaders website. Please contact Dena Johnson at djohnson@kenoshaunitedway.org or by phone 262-671-2216 with any questions.
  • Readers are Leaders information flier (PDF)

RecPlex - Upcoming Programs


Southeastern Wisconsin College Bound Youth Basketball Camp - June 18-21

  • Age group: boys and girls 7-17 years old
  • Time: 8 - 11 a.m.
  • Location: Boys and Girls Club of Kenosha, 1330 52nd St. Kenosha, WI 53140
  • Cost: $75
  • More information
  • Registration

St. John's Northwestern Military Academy - Summer Activities

  • St. John's Northwestern Military Academy is offering a summer of experience that will stick with your son or daughter for years to come!
    Summer Programs Information (PDF)
  • St. John's Northwestern Military Academy Summer Success program is a three day, two night visit that offers young women like a firsthand opportunity to experience St. John’s Northwestern Military Academy.
    Summer Success Information (PDF)
  • A Raider is mentally tough, physically fit, morally strong, composed & confident, resilient, always influencing, always operating, and always improving.
    St. John's Raider School Brochure (PDF)

Sylvan of Kenosha - Free Advanced Reading Assessment for Juniors and Seniors

  • Call Sylvan and set up a free advanced reading assessment to find your effective reading rate.
  • More information (PDF)

Teen Summer Adventure at EBSOLA - June 20-Aug. 17

  • Program Dates: June 20-August 17, Monday - Friday: 12:00-6:00pm
  • Lunch Served: 12:00-12:30pm
  • Registration: NOW OPEN!
  • Orientation: Saturday, June 9, 1:00-3:00pm @ the YMCA
  • ACTIVITIES WILL INCLUDE... LOTS of Games, Arts & Crafts, STEM Projects, Sports, “Clubs”, Monday Fieldtrips to the Y for swimming, rock climbing, Dance Parties
  • PROGRAM ADVENTURES... Self Discovery, Preparing for your Future, Leadership Development, International Experiences, Community Involvement, World of Art & Science
  • Brochure (PDF)
  • Register at the Kenosha YMCA

UW-Parkside Paid Mobile App Internship - June 18-Aug. 22

  • We will teach and provide conceptual designing and prototype mobile app development services through lecture and training to help find solutions and strategies for technology challenges.
  • WHO: high school students with coding experience
  • WHAT: PAID mobile app internship
  • WHEN: June 18 - August 22 2018 | Monday - Wednesday
  • WHERE: UW-Parkside App Factory
  • WHY: Gain experience through lectures, teaching and lab exercises to work on projects alongside UWP students
  • Information flier (PDF)
  • Application

UW-Parkside Summer Reading Skills Programs - June-Aug.

  • Programs for 4-year-old through 11th grade.
  • Call 1-800-978-9596 for more information or to register.
  • More information (PDF)
General Document(s)
Form English
Everything Under the Sun PDF icon everything-under-sun.pdf
Sylvan of Kenosha - Free Advanced Reading Assessment for Juniors and Seniors PDF icon sylvan-reading.pdf
Lions Newsletter PDF icon lions-newsletter.pdf
Camp Invention - June 18-22 PDF icon camp-invention.pdf
Gateway Summer Camps - Summer 2018 PDF icon gateway-summer-camps.pdf
Kenosha County Parks Summer Programs PDF icon kenosha-county-parks-summer.pdf
Kenosha Community Health Center PDF icon kchc.pdf
UW-Parkside Paid Mobile App Internship - June 18 - Aug. 22 PDF icon mobile-app-internship.pdf
Summer Reading Skills Programs at UW-Parkside - June-Aug. PDF icon parkside-summer-reading.pdf
Pringle Nature Center - Summer Camps PDF icon pringle-summer-camps.pdf
The Diettrich Farm Summer Horse Camp PDF icon diettrich-farm.pdf
Anderson Arts Center PDF icon anderson-arts.pdf
RecPlex: Baseball PDF icon recplex-baseball.pdf
Lincoln Park Summer Program - June 18-August 24 PDF icon lincoln-park.pdf
Dream Playground - items needed PDF icon dream-playground.pdf
Girl Scout Summer Camps - Aug. 13-17 PDF icon girl-scout-summer-camps.pdf
Girls Scouts - Text Tips for Kindergarteneres PDF icon girl-scouts-kindergarten.pdf
Lions Camp PDF icon lions-camp.pdf
St. John's Northwestern Military Academy Raider School - Aug. 13-22 PDF icon SJNMA-Raider-School.pdf
St. John's Northwestern Military Academy - Summer Programs PDF icon SJNMA-Summer-Programs.pdf
St. John's Northwestern Military Academy Summer Success - June 13-15 PDF icon SJNMA-Summer-Success.pdf
Education Foundation of Kenosha Golf Outing - Aug. 16 PDF icon efk-golf.pdf
Teen Summer Adventure at EBSOLA - June 20-Aug. 17 PDF icon teen-ebsola.pdf
Readers are Leaders PDF icon readers-are-leaders.pdf