Play and Learn

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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!   

2019-2020 Play and Learn Schedule

Tuesdays, Baker Elementary School Cafeteria, 507 W. Sycamore Street, Wayland
Registrations at 9:45am, Circle Time starts at 10am. Activities run through 10:45 am

September 10, 2019
October 8, 2019 
November 12, 2019 
December 10, 2019 
January 14, 2020 
February 11, 2020 
March 10, 2020
April 14, 2020 
May 12, 2020

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!

Download the Dolly Parton Imagination Library Home Activities & Themes