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Wisconsin Rapids Kiwanis 90th Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Posted by David Johnson on March 14, 2017
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Please join us on Saturday, April 15 at Lincoln High School in the south parking lot(student lot) for our 90th annual Easter Egg Hunt.  Activities will start at 9 am and the Egg Hunt will start promptly at 10 am, at the sound of the horn!

Activities before and after the Easter Egg Hunt will include crafts, tattoos, bunnies for petting, contests and pictures with the Easter Bunny!

Our event will feature more a lot of candy and more prizes than ever before!

We look forward to seeing you all on April 15!

**Check back soon for a downloadable page for our Easter-themed coloring contest!!!!!!

Kiwanis Youth Outdoors Day Winter – January 16, 2016

Posted by Josh on December 09, 2015
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Join us on January 16th, 2016 between 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM for a day of outdoor winter fun for the entire family.


Hosted the Wisconsin Rapids Kiwanis Club at Wood County – Nepco Lake Park just South of Hwy 13 off Griffith Avenue in Wisconsin Rapids.

Through this program we hope to introduce families to activities which will them closer to nature.


Activities include:

  • broom ball
  • snowshoeing
  • cross country skiing
  • ice fishing
  • ice skating
  • air rifle range
  • fur trapping
  • beagle dog trials
  • snowmobiling

Event is open to the public and free to attend. Lunch and prize drawing will be provided to all attendees. (Must be present to win).

Participate in eight outdoor activities throughout the entire day. All equipment is provided at no cost. Come dressed in layers for the various activities.

Today’s children are spending less time outdoors and interacting with the natural world, 20% less time.

We feel it is important to encourage families to be active and set a foundation for our children to establish a healthy lifestyle.

The park has an excellent sledding hill, don’t forget to bring your sleds!

Nepco Lake County Park – 1410 Griffith Avenue Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494 – View Map


Kiwanis Youth Outdoors Day and Bird City Celebration

Posted by Josh on May 15, 2014
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Join the Wisconsin Rapids Kiwanis Club and Bird City Wisconsin on Saturday June 7th for a fun-filled day at their 8th annual Kiwanis Youth Outdoors Day. IMG_8355

Visit our Youth Outdoors Day page for complete details

This event is free to attend and runs from 9 to 3 in Wisconsin Rapids at Lake Wazeecha’s Red Sands Beach park.

With over 25 hands-on outdoor activities ranging from: canoeing, archery, rock climbing, fishing, and clay pigeon shooting, to birding, kids crafts, baseball, compass reading and kite flying there’s something for the whole family.

A free lunch will be provided as well as a free prize drawing.

Bird City Wisconsin is joining us this year to provide additional activities specific to birding.

  • Children-bird-watchingBill Volkert presents:  Our migratory birds – Wisconsin to  Central America & Back!
  • Kent Hall (“Dr. Bluebird”) Plus! Bluebird trail tours
  • Children’s bird crafts & games
  • Mist netting/Bird banding!
  • and more

Also, there will be offsite activities including:

6:30-8:30 am Grassland Bird Tour  (Leave from Buena Vista Historical Kiosk @ corner of CTH F & W)

8:30 am Rededication of the Kiosk