NOW:53150:USA01489
http://widgets.journalinteractive.com/cache/JIResponseCacher.ashx?duration=5&url=http%3A%2F%2Fdata.wp.myweather.net%2FeWxII%2F%3Fdata%3D*USA01489
34°
H 34° L 34°
Rain | 6MPH

2013 Camping and Outdoor Recreation Programs at Wisconsin Lions Camp

Jan. 11, 2013

The Wisconsin Lions Camp, owned and operated by the Wisconsin Lions Foundation, Inc., begins its 57th year of camping for youth and adults with disabilities on May 29, 2013. The twelve-week summer camping program is provided free of charge, made possible by the financial support of the Lions, Lioness, and Leo Clubs of Wisconsin. Individuals and corporate donors also assist the Lions with financial support, making the camp possible. Specialized camping sessions are scheduled for youth and adults who are blind or visually impaired and deaf or hard of hearing. Camping sessions are also scheduled for youth who socially or educationally function as having a mild cognitive disability and for youth with diabetes. The Lions Camp provides summer employment opportunities in positions of cabin counselors, program specialists, and nurses, with male counselors and nurses being our greatest need. We also offer a counselor-in-training program for youth ages 16 & 17 for a fee.
In addition to the regular summer camping program, the Wisconsin Lions Camp operates as a year-round Retreat and Conference Center. The facility is rented to anyone, with preference given to school groups, organizations serving persons with disabilities, and other non-profit groups. Weekend family camps offered in the winter and spring provide camping opportunities for families with a member having a disability. Minimal fees are charged to cover the operating cost for these rental programs.
Camper applications for various programs or information on summer employment opportunities may be obtained by contacting: Wisconsin Lions Camp Retreat & Conference Center,3834 County Road A, Rosholt, WI 54473. You can call us at 715-677-4969, e-mail us at info@wisconsinlionscamp.com, or visit our website at www.wisconsinlionscamp.com.

This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.


Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» Communities net $1.2 million rebate from Waukesha County recycling 4/21

» New Berlin accepts offers for two former school properties 4/17

» Waukesha Town Chairman John Marek battles car fire in Muskego 4/16

» Waukesha County Board OKs recycling program with Milwaukee Updated:  4/9

» Ex-MSOE dean gets year in jail for drunken, wrong-way freeway drive 4/3

» Muskego manufacturer plans new headquarters 4/1

» Woman accusing Bill Kramer of 2011 sex assault asked about job in 2013 Updated:  3/31

» Speaker Vos considering expulsion if Bill Kramer doesn't quit Legislature Updated:  3/30

» Rep. Bill Kramer charged with sexual assault in 2011 case Updated:  3/28

» Muskego cops refer Bill Kramer for possible sexual assault charges Updated:  3/26

» Pius beats Ike girls for third time 3/15

» Waukesha County Executive Dan Vrakas reveals he has prostate cancer Updated:  3/11

» Kozlowski keys Lions' third win over West 3/7

» Milwaukeeans share paczki on social media 3/4

» Pewaukee finds another gear in overtime to down Lions 3/1

» New Berlin police warn about rash of catalytic converter, battery thefts 2/27

» 2 soccer moms charged with embezzling $80,000 from club Updated:  2/24

» Muskego candidates face questions in March 6 public forum 2/17

» Eisenhower beats Tosa West, stays tied for first 2/14

» Waukesha County sheriff's seeks help locating pickup involved in crash 2/14

» Suspects sought in unusual burglary in Muskego 2/10

» Photo gallery of Gov. Scott Walker visiting New Berlin elementary school now online 2/6

» Burger King eyes Muskego near Walmart 2/3

» Overnight road work to force closure of parts of I-94 1/29

» Muskego and New Berlin schools again close due to extreme cold 1/27

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss
Deal Watch - Milwaukee

Milwaukee's Best Discounts & Deals

Local Business Directory

CONNECT