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2022 September Newsletter

Happy September from all of us at the WAWM RCS Department!

2022 Fall Registration 

Summer is winding down, school will be starting soon and fall is right around the corner. It’s hard to say goodbye to summer since we’ve been having so much fun; however, the WAWM RCS Department has MANY fun events, activities and classes planned for the fall to help keep our community having fun, meeting new people, staying fit and trying new things! The WAWM fall registration is now and with many programs starting soon, it’s important to look through the activity guide and get enrolled today! 

2022-2023 AM Action & Action 330 Program

Do you need before and after school care for your child? Action Programs are back for the 2022-2023 School Year. AM Action and Action 330 Programs are held at all 11 elementary schools. Look for more information  on our website at wawmrec.com. 


2nd Annual Cuts for Kids

A special thank you to everyone that helped make our 2nd annual Cuts for Kids event a huge success! These kids started the school year with a fresh haircut, a new backpack, and school supplies. 

We'd also like to thank FOX6 News Milwaukee for stopping by the Recreation Center to help showcase our annual Cuts for Kids event! 

Youth Sports


Did you Know?

Special Events:

West Allis Street Jams

Pump up the jams! The WAWM RCS Department and the City of West Allis are happy to bring back the 3rd Annual Street Jam to your neighborhood! A mobile DJ will be traveling through West Allis making various stops throughout the community. When you hear the music in your neighborhood come outside and show everyone your moves!

Visit our Facebook page @wawmrcs and @westalliswigov for the Dance Party route in September!

DATE & TIME: Saturday, September 17th - The DJ will depart from the WAWM Recreation Center at 1pm.

If you have any questions or would like more information regarding this event, please contact Program Manager, Amanda Schwichtenberg at 414-604-4911 or schwichtenberga@wawmsd.org.

Adaptive Recreation:

The Accessibility and Disability Resource Fair is open to families, guardians, and community members caring for individuals with varying abilities or those wanting to know more information. This free event will allow you to connect with a variety of vendors and discover beneficial resources.

Come learn about local disability services and connect with resources available to you and your family. 

Please contact Beau Benner at bennerb@wawmsd.org or 414-604-4951 for more information.

Summer RAD - Color Run

RAD Summer Showcase Night

Our Summer RAD Program celebrated their first ever Summer Showcase! Our participants were able to show their friends and families all of the amazing things they were able to do this Summer. There was music, great food, and even better people! We can't wait to do it again next year!

All is Dance Academy starts this Fall!

The WAWM RCS Department is excited for our inaugural season of the All is Dance Academy. The All is Dance Academy is a non-competitive dance program that focuses on creating an inclusive dance community where all are welcome to dance. It is a studio experience without the studio fees or commitment!

We have our favorite styles of dance returning, including Hawaiian, Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Poms, and new this year, Hip Hop. Our dance season starts in mid-October, don’t be left off the dance floor. Sign up today!



Warren's Cranberry Festival

Who has Wisconsin’s largest Cranberry Festival on their bucket list? Let’s cross off this destination together on Saturday, September 24th. Warrens Cranberry Festival has hundreds of arts and crafts vendors, Wisconsin product businesses, and tasty food to enjoy. Spend your day in this quiet small town celebrating cranberries! This Cranberry Fest is a must for everyone, so who’s ready to ride the bus with us to celebrate the wonderful world of cranberries?! Tickets are $50/$60NR per person and include transportation. Spots are filling quickly, so register today!


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