KCM was honored to provide coverage of the 2016 Kenosha Memorial Brick Installation Ceremony in Wolfenbüttel Park on Kenosha's lakefront on June 23, 2016. Families and friends gathered with members of the Mayor's Youth Commission to honor and celebrate the lives of loved ones of all ages. Learn more about Youth Memorial HERE.
Our own Jason Rimkus caught up with Ross Rowe, cable production coordinator for Elk Grove TV during the 2016 Wisconsin Community Media Spring Conference. Learn more HERE.
KCM is proud to share the following information on summer fun and applauds those who provide activities for youth, families, and the general public.
Summer has arrived in Kenosha with opportunities to enjoy many free activities taking place in Lincoln Park, 7010 22nd Avenue, Kenosha, WI. Check 'em out!
BOYS & GIRLS CLUB
Activities for youth, ages 6-12, and teens, ages 13-18. The Boys & Girls Club will provide a free yearly membership to youth and teens participating in this summer program.
Enjoy basketball, kickball, arts & crafts, movies, video games, game activities, flag football and more. Monday - Friday, Noon-6:00 PM, through August 19, 2016.
A free lunch is served daily at 1:30 pm.
Sign-up at Oribiletti Center in Lincoln Park during program hours.
For more information, click HERE.
KENOSHA PUBLIC LIBRARY
The Library Bookmobile stops in Lincoln Park each Wednesday this summer from 10:30 am to 11:15 am. For more information on the Bookmobile, click HERE.
KENOSHA KINGFISH BASEBALL CLINICS
Free baseball clinics for youth, ages 6-15. Meet and learn from Kenosha Kingfish players and coaches on Tuesdays and Thursdays through June 30th. Additional clinic on Thursday, July 14th. Additional activities on Tuesdays, July 5, 12, 19 and 26 and on Thursday, July 21st. Hours: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.
This program is supported by the Mahone Fund; the AMB Foundation; Kenosha Simmons Baseball; and Lee Plumbing.
For more information on the Kenosha Kingfish, please click HERE.
MOVIES UNDER THE STARS
Enjoy free outdoor movies on select Friday nights at Lincoln Park.
July 29: Max
August 19: Minions
August 26: My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
Films begin at dusk. Presented by the City of Kenosha and Happenings Magazine.
LINCOLN PARK LIVE CONCERTS
Enjoy great live music on select Wednesday evenings from 6:00-9:00 pm at the Warren J. Taylor flower gardens at Lincoln Park.
Concerts begin at 6:30 pm. Grounds open at 6:00 pm.
July 13 - Gospel Music Concert, featuring:
September 14 - Back to School Jazz Concert, featuring Lincoln Middle School Jazz Band, Drumline Performances, and UW-Parkside Jazz Combo with Russ Johnson
September 21 - A Mashup of Sounds, featuring local jazz, gospel and blues artists.
Concerts are presented by the Mahone Fund and City of Kenosha.
Lincoln Park Live is proudly supported by Herzing University, the Kenosha Community Foundation, UW-Parkside, Kenosha Creative Space and Casey Family Options.
People are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or a blanket. Parking is allowed on the North side of Martin Luther King Drive.
For more information on Lincoln Park Live!, click HERE.
Enjoy the precision and accuracy sport of disc golf at Lincoln Park's 18 holes/baskets course, while enjoying the views of oak trees, flower gardens and lagoon at this park. DG Course Review shares that "the signature hole is #12, a 320 foot shot over the lagoon." Beginning golfers are encouraged to play the first nine holes.
Thanks to Nate and Justin Van Ee for designing this course for the enjoyment of all.
Our Board of Directors is committed to serving Kenosha by providing residents and organizations with media tools, assistance and training to communicate their message to a wide or target audience. You're invited to attend our Board of Directors meetings, introduce yourself, and get to know more about KCM. Our next meeting takes place on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 5:45 pm at the Municipal Building, 625 52nd Street, Kenosha.
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