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Dream Playground Ambassador Program - Items Needed

 

KUSD Parent Leadership Academy - March-May

  • Parent training workshops at Brass Community School or Stocker Elementary
  • Topics: planning session, navigating the school system, parent expectations, parent engagement, parents that care, college and career bound
  • Free child care and light meal
  • Brass: Tuesdays, March 13 - April 24
  • Stocker: Thursdays, March 15 - May 3
  • Registration info - English (PDF)
  • Registration info - Spanish (PDF)

 

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Awareness Week - April 14-20

  • 38th Annual
  • “Oh The Person You’ll Be When You Are Drug Free!”
  • All programs are free of charge.
  • Event schedule (PDF)

 

Bose Elementary 50 Year Celebration Open House - April 20

  • Reunite with former classmates and staff
  • Take a tour
  • Reminisce around the timeline
  • Refreshments
  • Bose Elementary School, 1900 15th St. Kenosha, WI 53140
  • Event flier (PDF)

 

Legendary CYC All-Stars Cheerleading Tryout Clinic - April 21

  • Free clinic for boys and girls ages 3-18
  • 2-4:30 p.m.
  • 5711 77th Street, Kenosha, WI 53142
  • All skill levels
  • More information

 

Own Your Journey: Young Ladies Empowerment Conference - May 19

  • For young ladies 6th - 12th grade and their parents
  • 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha (1330 52nd St., Kenosha, WI 53140)
  • Breakout sessions highlighting self-identity, self-esteem and selfworth
  • Free breakfast and lunch
  • Awards to recognize stand-out Kenosha area young ladies
  • Teen dance performance
  • Keynote Speaker: Dionna Gavin, Organizational Development Business Partner, Froedtert Health
  • FREE to attend. Must pre-register. Limited space is available!
  • Register now
  • Event flier (PDF)

 

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)

 

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)

 

Kenosha Public Library

 

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)

 

Pringle Nature Center

 

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)

 

RecPlex - Upcoming Programs

 

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

 

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

 

Adult Education Class to Learn English - Sept. 18, 2017-June 11, 2018

  • Mondays at Wilson Elementary
  • Free ESL classes develop your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills for work, education and everyday communication.
  • 4:45 - 6:15 p.m.
  • Free Childcare Available
  • English form (PDF)
  • Spanish form (PDF)

 

Adult Education Class to Learn English - Sept. 28, 2017-June 7, 2018

  • Thursdays at Curtis A. Strange Elementary
  • Free ESL classes develop your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills for work, education and everyday communication.
  • 3:30 - 4:45 p.m.
  • Free Childcare Available
  • English form (PDF)
  • Spanish form (PDF)

 

Adult Education Class to Learn English - Nov. 2, 2017-June 7, 2018

  • Thursdays at Forest Park Elementary
  • Free ESL classes develop your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills for work, education and everyday communication.
  • 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
  • Free Childcare Available
  • English form (PDF)
  • Spanish form (PDF)

 

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

  • Programs for 4-year-old through 11th grade.
  • Call 1-800-978-9596 for more information or to register.
  • More information (PDF)

 

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)

 

Kenosha County Parks

 

Families with FoodShares Benefits

 

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)
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
RecPlex: Baseball PDF icon recplex-baseball.pdf
Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Awareness Week - April 14-20 PDF icon atod-week.pdf
Lincoln Park Summer Program - June 18-August 24 PDF icon lincoln-park.pdf
Bose Elementary 50 Year Celebration Open House - April 20 PDF icon bose-50.pdf
Own Your Journey: Young Ladies Empowerment Conference - May 19 PDF icon own-your-journey.pdf
Dream Playground - items needed PDF icon dream-playground.pdf
Kenosha Community Health Center PDF icon kchc.pdf
Pringle Nature Center Events - Winter/Spring PDF icon pringle.pdf
Summer Reading Skills Programs at UW-Parkside - June-Aug. PDF icon parkside-summer-reading.pdf
Recplex: Ooey, Gooey, Concoctions & Music Together PDF icon recplex-ooey-music.pdf
RecPlex: Indoor Soccer PDF icon recplex-indoor-soccer.pdf
RecPlex: Spring Hoops PDF icon recplex-spring-hoops.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