Each month, parents and/or caregivers and children age birth to five come to play and learn with lots of fun activities. Parents will learn tips on school readiness and early literacy while having fun with their child. Each family receives a free book!   Playgroups are held at Baker Elementary School, 507 W. Sycamore St. in Wayland. 

2017-2018 Playgroup Schedule

Tuesdays, 10-11am, Baker Elementary School
September 19, 2017
October 10, 2017
November 28, 2017
December 12, 2017
January 9, 2018
February 13, 2018
March 13, 2018
April 10, 2018
May 8, 2018

Library Story Time:

Henika Library in Wayland offers story time for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.  See the Henika Library website for days and times. 

Dorr Township Library holds Preschool Storytime on Wednesdays at 11:00 am.  See their website for current dates.

Leighton Township Library:  Mother Goose Story Time (ages 2-5)  Wednesdays at 10:30am
Movin' & Groovin' (ages 1-5) Fridays at 10:30am

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

cow reading a bookAllegan County Libraries and Allegan County United Way are encouraging families to read 1,000 books to their children before they reach Kindergarten!  That is one book a day for 3 years OR 10 books a week for 2 years OR 20 books a week for one year.  Stop by any Allegan County Library to learn about fun incentives for your child to participate!

View more information at Henika 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten

Imagination Library

Imagination LibraryRegister your child to receive free books!

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