Play and Learn
Join Family Coach, Laurie Z., for a monthly playgroup designed for parents/caregivers and children age birth to five. Play and Learn playgroups are one hour of fun, school readiness activities designed for parent and child interaction. We sing, play, have a short circle time, include a snack and give families a free book! For more info, call (269) 792-9153.
2021-2022 Play and Learn Schedule
Days/Time: Tuesdays, 9:45am - 10:45am (registration begins at 9:35am)
Location: Baker Elementary School Cafeteria, 507 W. Sycamore Street, Wayland
Dates: (2021-2022) Sept. 14, Oct. 12, Nov. 9, Jan. 11, Feb. 8, Mar. 8, Apr. 12, May 10 (May 10 will be held at Bysterveld Park in Dorr)
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
Allegan 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