Play and Learn





Join our Great Start Family Coach 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!   

PDF Document23-24 Play & Learn Schedule (WUS will be held at Dorr Township Library)

Pre-Register for Play and Learn Online

WUS Play and Learn Schedule


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 10:30 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