Kingo Lutheran Church is named after Thomas Hansen Kingo, a Danish bishop of the early Lutheran Church who was…More famous for his music and poetry, having compiled one of the first hymnals, which included many of his own compositions. The church keeps the memory of Kingo alive by making music a prominent part of its worship.</p>
<p>Part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, or ELCA, the largest of the Lutheran synods and considered the more liberal in its doctrine and teaching, Kingo is a staple of the community. The church is proud of its record of community service, reaching outside of Shorewood and into partnerships with poorer residents in Milwaukee.</p>
Whitefish Bay-Shorewood Nursery School 1225 E Olive St, Shorewood, WI53211 This pre-school is located in the lower level of Kingo Lutheran Church but is not religiously affiliated. Whitefish…More Bay-Shorewood Nursery School was founded more than 60 years ago by a group of local parents seeking to create their own opportunities for early childhood education. It focuses on three areas: large and small motor development, social and imaginative learning and school readiness. The school employs only those with degrees and are certified early childhood education teachers.