Get ready for Summer!

Welcome to summer at Good Shepherd. Together we will nurture relationships, forge new connections and share a love of Christ through age-specific gatherings and ones that reach across generations.



Early Childhood

Tuesday Playgroup

Welcome to playgroup! Moms, dads, and caregivers with little ones ages 0-3, are invited to join us for structured storytime, songs, rhymes and time for your little ones to play. Coffee, snacks, and toys provided. No sign-up required. Come when you can! 

May-September, 8:30-9:30am Verona Campus Gym, Free


Age 3-Completed 2nd Grade

Stellar VBS

Kids blast off on a cosmic quest to shine Jesus' light in the world through Bible adventures, imagination station crafts, galactic snacks, music and play.

June 19-22, 9:00-11:30am Verona Campus, $45/per child

Age 3-Completed Kindergarten

Kinder Creation Camp

Geared specifically toward little learners, discover God's creation through outdoor exploration, musical movement and hands-on creations

July 17-19 9:00-10:30 am, Verona Campus $35/per child


completed K-4th Grade 

Camp Create It

Explore your God given creative gifts. If you love to craft, cook, try messy experiments, make music or just plain CREATE, this is the space to experiment with some hands-on creations.

July 31-August 3, 9:00-12:00pm, Verona Campus $60/per child

Elementary Age

Rise Up Nights

Celebrate both the sacred and the silly together with friends in completed Kindergarten through 4th grade. We’ll connect with each other and Christ through outdoor food, games, and prayer.

Verona Campus, 6:00-7:30, June 27, July 11, August 15 $10/per child/per night.


Middle School

Fun Nights

Gather around silliness, storytelling, and stillness with other middle schoolers at Verona campus. Held June 28, July 12, August 2 from 6:30-8:00pm at Verona Campus.

summer middle and high school volunteers

Middle & High School

Volunteer for Summer Camps

Lead, mentor, guide and have fun with kids age 3-4th grade at various summer day camps held at Good Shepherd.

High School

Youth Group & More!

Check out our regular high school page for details on what's coming up this summer.

HS Hiking

All Ages

Pine Lake Camp

Good Shepherd has a long-standing relationship with Crossway Ministries & Pine Lake Camp in Waupaca. Each year a week is designated for Good Shepherd to attend Pine Lake Camp, but you're welcome to go anytime that works for your family. There are half-week options for 1st-3rd grade students; and full week options for 3rd-high school.

Birth to 5th Grade

Family Friday Dinners

This event is open to young families with children ages 0-5th grade. The first Friday of each month this summer, enjoy time to connect with other families over a meal served by the Holy Cow Food Truck at the Verona Campus Tent. Food, drinks, and outdoor toys will be provided! If you are interested, it is not necessary to RSVP but encouraged so the Holy Cow team can get an idea of how much food to prepare. Contact Emily Gold.

June 2, July 7, August 4, 5-7pm

verona tent dinner


Music Mondays

Renew with music, food and fellowship for all. Community meals from the Holy COW, with live outdoor music from various Good Shepherd musicians. Madison Campus.



Family Garden Nights

Tend to God’s creation in the Good Shepherd Food Pantry Garden at Verona Campus, Wednesday or Sunday Evenings.


Birth to 5 Years

Little Blessings Preschool

Little Blessings Preschool is a private, non-profit, early childhood program that is licensed by the State Department of Health and Family Services. Now enrolling at Madison and Verona.

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