We need help with a few small updates and repairs in the Moonshine and Sunshine Room. This would include smoothing over some of the wooden pieces, tightening and/or replacing bolts or nails, and other minor repairs. If you are interested, please contact Lisa Fiala at 256-1566 or stop by the office! Thank you!

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It’s official! Red Caboose owns the property of 2340 Winnebago Street! You can easily find our new home between 5th and 6th streets and Winnebago and East Washington. Red Caboose will be right next door to the UW Clinic at Union Corners. In January we began our very early stages of design with the Red Caboose teaching staff. At this meeting we worked with our Project Manager, Urban Assets and our architect Jim Glueck to brainstorm design concepts. We are very excited about the plans and will continue to pass along more information on the new facility as we have it.


Kari Hack, Lead Bumblebee Teacher Kari has been a Bumblebee teacher for 16 years—but long before that, she was a Grasshopper here at Red Caboose! While getting her teaching degree, Kari was a student teacher in the Elephant Room. She says she had always hoped she would get a chance to be on the staff at Red Caboose. She loves that RC feels like home and that we feel like a family. She loves her job because two days are never alike, every day is a new adventure, plus she enjoys seeing the children grow and learn. Kari finds itMore…

Say goodbye to the rainy weather and hello to summer! As we are preparing our summer plans, I am attaching our enrollment packet for Camp Caboose 2017! This year we bring to you many new adventures, field trips, and themes! However, we are bringing back all the traditions you loved most: Blast Offs, Friday Fiestas, and Mess Fest!! KC, Laurel, and I have been preparing the most exciting camp activities you can think of doing this summer such as: a zombie walk on Willy St, helping the community week, dodge ball week, and our favorite the State Street scavenger hunt!More…