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WEST – Charlotte, Potterville, Grand Ledge, Wacousta, Eaton Rapids, Dimondale and Portland Area Calendar

Here’s what’s going on for families and kids in communities West of Lansing!

If you’re looking for things to with with kids in Charlotte, Potterville, Grand Ledge, Wacousta, Eaton Rapids, Dimondale, Portland and other communities West of Lansing, this is your event calendar and resource hub.

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Saturday January 18, 2020

Grand Ledge Open Swim

Time: 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Grand Ledge High School – 820 Spring St Grand Ledge
Saturdays from 1:15pm-2:45pm Open Swim Fee: $3/person OR $10/family (same household)

Astrophotography Night at Fox Park Observatory

Time: 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: Fox Park Public Observatory – 3979 E Gresham Hwy Potterville
This program will run rain or shine! You may call the Observatory at 517-645-6666 during public viewing hours to check sky conditions. Public observation nights are suitable for people of all ages. Program fee is $2 per person or $5 per family payable on site. The Observatory, located at 3979 [...]

Monday January 20, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Busy Bees at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
If you think your little one is too young or too energetic to attend storytime, you have not been to Busy Bees at the Portland District Library. During this interactive storytime babies, toddlers, and caregivers will sing and dance, listen to stories, and practice fingerplays and rhymes. Afterwards children have [...]

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

Tuesday January 21, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Rhythm and Rhyme Story Time

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Potterville Benton Township District Library – 150 Library Lane Potterville
Every Tuesday at 10 AM we sing and dance, read a great picture book (or two) and do either a craft or activity relating to our story. It's always great to see our group every week and although some of the kids might not seem like they're listening, they're learning [...]

Tuesday Storytimes at Ionia Community Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Storytime returns on Tuesdays at 10:30 from January 7th-March 24th

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Vikings Lego Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Potterville Benton Township District Library – 150 Library Lane Potterville
The Vikings Lego Club is a great way for your child to challenge themselves and use their creativity to complete building challenges. Lego Club is available for children from age 7 through 12 years, who are able to work on their own and take instructions willingly.

Pizza & Pages at Eaton Rapids Area District Library

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Connect with other teens (Grades 7-12) who share a love of literature. Every month we meet to talk about the selected young adult title while munching on snacks. Read along and join the fun! Copies of each month’s book are available at the front desk. Tuesday, January 21st "We are [...]

Wednesday January 22, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Ionia Community Library Wednesday Storytime

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Wednesday storytime returns on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from January 8th-March 25th!

Public Skate at The Summit

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:20 pm
Location: The Summit Sports and Ice Complex – 9410 Davis Hwy Dimondale
Public skate at The Summit is a great source of fun and exercise for all ages. What a great way to enjoy spending time with family and friends. We offer convenient day, night and weekend hours. If you need to rent skates, we have both figure skates and hockey skates [...]

Dorothy Hull Library Chess Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
The library will be hosting a weekly drop-in chess club on Wednesday afternoons! All ages and all skill levels welcome!

Code Club at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
We’re launching our very own Code Club -- No coding expertise necessary. Participants work on learning how to make websites, video games, apps, animations, and more! Code Club will meet every Wednesday starting January 15th from 6:00-7:00 pm in the Shipman Room. For ages 8-18. Code Club is made possible [...]

Thursday January 23, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Vermontville Township Library Toddler Time- Snowmen

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Vermontville Township Library – 120 E 1st St Vermontville
Toddler Time is a program aimed at children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. The program offers stories, songs, crafts, and activities.

Friday January 24, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Book Cubs at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
Book Cubs is our Toddler/Preschooler storytime which will be held every Friday morning at 10:30 am. Little ones will listen to stories, sing and dance, and end with a fun craft.

Saturday January 25, 2020

Winter Valentine

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location: Flowers Sew Beautiful – 427 West Main Street Ionia
Come create a little something cute just for you, or maybe a gift for that special little one, Saturday, January 25, 2020 drop in class, $20.00 all supplies included.  Students will make a hat, mitten, and scarf set. Please RSVP by January 17, 2020 to (616) 523-6616. Address is for [...]

Grand Ledge Open Swim

Time: 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Grand Ledge High School – 820 Spring St Grand Ledge
Saturdays from 1:15pm-2:45pm Open Swim Fee: $3/person OR $10/family (same household)

Sunday January 26, 2020

Kids' Leap Year Winter Fest

Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Crown Motors Toyota – 11260 Chicago Dr Holland
Come join us for a fun time of games, prizes and snacks!  Participants must arrive by 11:00 a.m.  Games include beanbag toss, mini-golf, Nerf guns and more.   Ages kindergarten - 6th grade welcome.  Event will run to 3:00 p.m.  

Monday January 27, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Busy Bees at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
If you think your little one is too young or too energetic to attend storytime, you have not been to Busy Bees at the Portland District Library. During this interactive storytime babies, toddlers, and caregivers will sing and dance, listen to stories, and practice fingerplays and rhymes. Afterwards children have [...]

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

The Cranky Librarian Escape Room

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
You need to open the Cranky Librarians secret lockbox. All you have is your wits and teamwork to help you through. We will run two games and each game can have six students. This event is for kids 8-12

Tuesday January 28, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Rhythm and Rhyme Story Time

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Potterville Benton Township District Library – 150 Library Lane Potterville
Every Tuesday at 10 AM we sing and dance, read a great picture book (or two) and do either a craft or activity relating to our story. It's always great to see our group every week and although some of the kids might not seem like they're listening, they're learning [...]

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Tuesday Storytimes at Ionia Community Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Storytime returns on Tuesdays at 10:30 from January 7th-March 24th

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Vikings Lego Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Potterville Benton Township District Library – 150 Library Lane Potterville
The Vikings Lego Club is a great way for your child to challenge themselves and use their creativity to complete building challenges. Lego Club is available for children from age 7 through 12 years, who are able to work on their own and take instructions willingly.

Wednesday January 29, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Ionia Community Library Wednesday Storytime

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Wednesday storytime returns on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from January 8th-March 25th!

Public Skate at The Summit

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:20 pm
Location: The Summit Sports and Ice Complex – 9410 Davis Hwy Dimondale
Public skate at The Summit is a great source of fun and exercise for all ages. What a great way to enjoy spending time with family and friends. We offer convenient day, night and weekend hours. If you need to rent skates, we have both figure skates and hockey skates [...]

Dorothy Hull Library Chess Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
The library will be hosting a weekly drop-in chess club on Wednesday afternoons! All ages and all skill levels welcome!

Code Club at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
We’re launching our very own Code Club -- No coding expertise necessary. Participants work on learning how to make websites, video games, apps, animations, and more! Code Club will meet every Wednesday starting January 15th from 6:00-7:00 pm in the Shipman Room. For ages 8-18. Code Club is made possible [...]

Thursday January 30, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Vermontville Township Library Toddler Time- Groundhog Day

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Vermontville Township Library – 120 E 1st St Vermontville
Toddler Time is a program aimed at children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. The program offers stories, songs, crafts, and activities.

Friday January 31, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Book Cubs at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
Book Cubs is our Toddler/Preschooler storytime which will be held every Friday morning at 10:30 am. Little ones will listen to stories, sing and dance, and end with a fun craft.

Winter Carnival

Time: 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: St. Michael Parish and School- Grand Ledge – 325 Edwards St Grand Ledge
All are welcome! Wristbands are just $5 to admit students/free for parents and children 2 and under.   There will be a raffle, games, prizes, crafts, a silent auction, food, and live entertainment.  

Stuffed Animal PJ Story Time & Sleepover

Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
Kids, bring your second-favorite stuffed animal & enjoy a special pajama story time together! Your stuffy is invited to spend the night at the library. A memento of their fun will be available with the stuffed animals the day after the sleepover, Saturday, February 1, after 10am. Enjoy free coffee [...]

Public Viewing at Fox Park Observatory

Time: 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: Fox Park Public Observatory – 3979 E Gresham Hwy Potterville
You may call the Observatory at 517-645-6666 during public viewing hours to check sky conditions. Public observation nights are suitable for people of all ages. Program fee is $2 per person or $5 per family payable on site. The Observatory, located at 3979 E. Gresham Hwy., Potterville, MI 48876, is [...]

Saturday February 1, 2020

Create, Play, and Learn Saturday Storytime

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Wacousta United Methodist Church – 9180 Herbison Rd Eagle
Create, play, and learn at a special Saturday storytime in Wacousta! Meet for stories, crafts, and fun – perfect for busy families with creative kids.

Grand Ledge Open Swim

Time: 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Grand Ledge High School – 820 Spring St Grand Ledge
Saturdays from 1:15pm-2:45pm Open Swim Fee: $3/person OR $10/family (same household)

Monday February 3, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Busy Bees at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
If you think your little one is too young or too energetic to attend storytime, you have not been to Busy Bees at the Portland District Library. During this interactive storytime babies, toddlers, and caregivers will sing and dance, listen to stories, and practice fingerplays and rhymes. Afterwards children have [...]

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

Tuesday February 4, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Wednesday February 5, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Ionia Community Library Wednesday Storytime

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Wednesday storytime returns on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from January 8th-March 25th!

Dorothy Hull Library Chess Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
The library will be hosting a weekly drop-in chess club on Wednesday afternoons! All ages and all skill levels welcome!

Thursday February 6, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Cooking with Kids: Tour of Italy

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: AL!VE – 800 W Lawrence Ave Charlotte
Bring your kid(dos) and plan on getting your hands messy while creating an Italian inspired dish the whole family will love! Menu to be announced closer to class dates. Ages 6-12 (must be accompanied by an adult).

PJ Storytime (Sensory Friendly) at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
PJ Storytime returns on a new night and time! We'll turn down some lights and keep our voices soft as young children and caregivers visit for quiet stories, gentle songs and rhymes and a snack. PJ's and stuffed toys are welcome! Families welcome at 6 to check out materials, get [...]

Friday February 7, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Book Cubs at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
Book Cubs is our Toddler/Preschooler storytime which will be held every Friday morning at 10:30 am. Little ones will listen to stories, sing and dance, and end with a fun craft.

Saturday February 8, 2020

Cooking with Kids: Tour of Italy

Time: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Location: AL!VE – 800 W Lawrence Ave Charlotte
Bring your kid(dos) and plan on getting your hands messy while creating an Italian inspired dish the whole family will love! Menu to be announced closer to class dates. Ages 6-12 (must be accompanied by an adult).

Grand Ledge Open Swim

Time: 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Grand Ledge High School – 820 Spring St Grand Ledge
Saturdays from 1:15pm-2:45pm Open Swim Fee: $3/person OR $10/family (same household)

Sing, Dance, & Move Saturday Storytime

Time: 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Sing, dance, move, and listen to stories at a special Saturday storytime! Meet for stories, songs, movement activities, dancing, and fun – perfect for busy families with active kids.

Monday February 10, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Busy Bees at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
If you think your little one is too young or too energetic to attend storytime, you have not been to Busy Bees at the Portland District Library. During this interactive storytime babies, toddlers, and caregivers will sing and dance, listen to stories, and practice fingerplays and rhymes. Afterwards children have [...]

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

Tuesday February 11, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Tuesday Storytimes at Ionia Community Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Storytime returns on Tuesdays at 10:30 from January 7th-March 24th

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Wednesday February 12, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Ionia Community Library Wednesday Storytime

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Wednesday storytime returns on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from January 8th-March 25th!

Dorothy Hull Library Chess Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
The library will be hosting a weekly drop-in chess club on Wednesday afternoons! All ages and all skill levels welcome!

Thursday February 13, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Jammies with Jana at Portland District Library

Time: 6:30 pm
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
Jammies with Jana: Feel like you're missing out on storytime because you can't make it during the day? You can come to Jammies with Jana on the second Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm. Little ones are invited to come to the library in their jammies and listen to [...]

Friday February 14, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Book Cubs at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
Book Cubs is our Toddler/Preschooler storytime which will be held every Friday morning at 10:30 am. Little ones will listen to stories, sing and dance, and end with a fun craft.

Minecraft Jr.

Time: 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
Join the Charlotte Community Library for Minecraft Jr.! Minecraft Jr. is for students ages 6 – 9.(1st-3rd grade) Pre-registration is required. Call 543-8859.

Saturday February 15, 2020

Grand Ledge Open Swim

Time: 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Grand Ledge High School – 820 Spring St Grand Ledge
Saturdays from 1:15pm-2:45pm Open Swim Fee: $3/person OR $10/family (same household)

Monday February 17, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Busy Bees at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
If you think your little one is too young or too energetic to attend storytime, you have not been to Busy Bees at the Portland District Library. During this interactive storytime babies, toddlers, and caregivers will sing and dance, listen to stories, and practice fingerplays and rhymes. Afterwards children have [...]

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

Storybook STEM

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Storybook stem is a fun evening of storytime and a science experiment to follow! We have space for 12 children ages 5-12. Please call to reserve a spot. Our stories will be the 3 billy goats gruff, then we'll do some bridge building ourselves!

Tuesday February 18, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Tuesday Storytimes at Ionia Community Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Storytime returns on Tuesdays at 10:30 from January 7th-March 24th

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Pizza & Pages at Eaton Rapids Area District Library

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Connect with other teens (Grades 7-12) who share a love of literature. Every month we meet to talk about the selected young adult title while munching on snacks. Read along and join the fun! Copies of each month’s book are available at the front desk. Tuesday, January 21st "We are [...]

Wednesday February 19, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Ionia Community Library Wednesday Storytime

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Wednesday storytime returns on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from January 8th-March 25th!

Dorothy Hull Library Chess Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
The library will be hosting a weekly drop-in chess club on Wednesday afternoons! All ages and all skill levels welcome!

Thursday February 20, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

PJ Storytime (Sensory Friendly) at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
PJ Storytime returns on a new night and time! We'll turn down some lights and keep our voices soft as young children and caregivers visit for quiet stories, gentle songs and rhymes and a snack. PJ's and stuffed toys are welcome! Families welcome at 6 to check out materials, get [...]

Friday February 21, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Book Cubs at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
Book Cubs is our Toddler/Preschooler storytime which will be held every Friday morning at 10:30 am. Little ones will listen to stories, sing and dance, and end with a fun craft.

Saturday February 22, 2020

Try Hockey Free

Time: 11:30 am - 12:50 pm
Location: The Summit Sports and Ice Complex – 9410 Davis Hwy Dimondale
Try hockey for free sessions provide an opportunity for kids to get a sample of the game and learn some of the basic skills such as skating, puck handling, and shooting with quality coaching instruction. Perhaps most important, kids will have fun in a positive and safe environment. Hockey equipment [...]

Grand Ledge Open Swim

Time: 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Grand Ledge High School – 820 Spring St Grand Ledge
Saturdays from 1:15pm-2:45pm Open Swim Fee: $3/person OR $10/family (same household)

Parents' Great Escape: Be My Valentine

Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: AL!VE – 800 W Lawrence Ave Charlotte
Parents, drop the kids off for some fun at AL!VE while you take the evening to relax or go out. Ages 3-12 (young children must be fully potty-trained). Supervised activities include: themed crafts, singing songs, group games, group stories and more. Pizza dinner provided. Pre-registration is required by the Wednesday prior to the event.

Monday February 24, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Busy Bees at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
If you think your little one is too young or too energetic to attend storytime, you have not been to Busy Bees at the Portland District Library. During this interactive storytime babies, toddlers, and caregivers will sing and dance, listen to stories, and practice fingerplays and rhymes. Afterwards children have [...]

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

Tuesday February 25, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Tuesday Storytimes at Ionia Community Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Storytime returns on Tuesdays at 10:30 from January 7th-March 24th

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Wednesday February 26, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Ionia Community Library Wednesday Storytime

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Wednesday storytime returns on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from January 8th-March 25th!

Dorothy Hull Library Chess Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
The library will be hosting a weekly drop-in chess club on Wednesday afternoons! All ages and all skill levels welcome!

Thursday February 27, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Friday February 28, 2020

Indoor Play at Taggart's Playground

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Taggart’s Playground- Portland Church of the Nazarene – 9466 Cutler Rd Portland
A PLAYGROUND & MORE! Designed to replicate the City of Two Rivers: Portland, Michigan, this indoor learning and activity center brings the outdoors in where parents and kids can enjoy time together.  This 40 x 60 space is ideal to spend a weekday morning year round. Listed below are the [...]

Book Cubs at Portland District Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Portland District Library – 334 Kent Street Portland
Book Cubs is our Toddler/Preschooler storytime which will be held every Friday morning at 10:30 am. Little ones will listen to stories, sing and dance, and end with a fun craft.

Saturday February 29, 2020

Grand Ledge Open Swim

Time: 1:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Location: Grand Ledge High School – 820 Spring St Grand Ledge
Saturdays from 1:15pm-2:45pm Open Swim Fee: $3/person OR $10/family (same household)

Monday March 2, 2020

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

Tuesday March 3, 2020

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Tuesday Storytimes at Ionia Community Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Storytime returns on Tuesdays at 10:30 from January 7th-March 24th

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Wednesday March 4, 2020

Ionia Community Library Wednesday Storytime

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Wednesday storytime returns on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from January 8th-March 25th!

Dorothy Hull Library Chess Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
The library will be hosting a weekly drop-in chess club on Wednesday afternoons! All ages and all skill levels welcome!

Thursday March 5, 2020

PJ Storytime (Sensory Friendly) at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
PJ Storytime returns on a new night and time! We'll turn down some lights and keep our voices soft as young children and caregivers visit for quiet stories, gentle songs and rhymes and a snack. PJ's and stuffed toys are welcome! Families welcome at 6 to check out materials, get [...]

Saturday March 7, 2020

Create, Play, and Learn Saturday Storytime

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Wacousta United Methodist Church – 9180 Herbison Rd Eagle
Create, play, and learn at a special Saturday storytime in Wacousta! Meet for stories, crafts, and fun – perfect for busy families with creative kids.

Monday March 9, 2020

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

Tuesday March 10, 2020

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Tuesday Storytimes at Ionia Community Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Storytime returns on Tuesdays at 10:30 from January 7th-March 24th

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Wednesday March 11, 2020

Ionia Community Library Wednesday Storytime

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Wednesday storytime returns on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from January 8th-March 25th!

Dorothy Hull Library Chess Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
The library will be hosting a weekly drop-in chess club on Wednesday afternoons! All ages and all skill levels welcome!

Saturday March 14, 2020

Sing, Dance, & Move Saturday Storytime

Time: 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Sing, dance, move, and listen to stories at a special Saturday storytime! Meet for stories, songs, movement activities, dancing, and fun – perfect for busy families with active kids.

Monday March 16, 2020

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

Tuesday March 17, 2020

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Tuesday Storytimes at Ionia Community Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Storytime returns on Tuesdays at 10:30 from January 7th-March 24th

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Pizza & Pages at Eaton Rapids Area District Library

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Connect with other teens (Grades 7-12) who share a love of literature. Every month we meet to talk about the selected young adult title while munching on snacks. Read along and join the fun! Copies of each month’s book are available at the front desk. Tuesday, January 21st "We are [...]

Wednesday March 18, 2020

Ionia Community Library Wednesday Storytime

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Wednesday storytime returns on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from January 8th-March 25th!

Dorothy Hull Library Chess Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
The library will be hosting a weekly drop-in chess club on Wednesday afternoons! All ages and all skill levels welcome!

Thursday March 19, 2020

PJ Storytime (Sensory Friendly) at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
PJ Storytime returns on a new night and time! We'll turn down some lights and keep our voices soft as young children and caregivers visit for quiet stories, gentle songs and rhymes and a snack. PJ's and stuffed toys are welcome! Families welcome at 6 to check out materials, get [...]

Monday March 23, 2020

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

Tuesday March 24, 2020

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Tuesday Storytimes at Ionia Community Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Storytime returns on Tuesdays at 10:30 from January 7th-March 24th

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Wednesday March 25, 2020

Ionia Community Library Wednesday Storytime

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Ionia Community Library – 126 E Main St Ionia
Wednesday storytime returns on Wednesdays at 10:30 am from January 8th-March 25th!

Dorothy Hull Library Chess Club

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
The library will be hosting a weekly drop-in chess club on Wednesday afternoons! All ages and all skill levels welcome!

Monday March 30, 2020

Jump Into Reading

Time: 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Eaton Rapids Area District Library – 220 S Main St Eaton Rapids
Early Literacy Event (Ages 0-5) An interactive program with stories, nursery rhymes, songs and finger exercises for kids and their caregivers. No Library Card or registration required.

Home School Study Group at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Calling all Homeschoolers -- Area Homeschool groups meet at the library every Monday 1 - 4pm for study, discussion, and activities with other homeschoolers.

Tuesday March 31, 2020

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Thursday April 2, 2020

PJ Storytime (Sensory Friendly) at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
PJ Storytime returns on a new night and time! We'll turn down some lights and keep our voices soft as young children and caregivers visit for quiet stories, gentle songs and rhymes and a snack. PJ's and stuffed toys are welcome! Families welcome at 6 to check out materials, get [...]

Saturday April 4, 2020

Create, Play, and Learn Saturday Storytime

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Wacousta United Methodist Church – 9180 Herbison Rd Eagle
Create, play, and learn at a special Saturday storytime in Wacousta! Meet for stories, crafts, and fun – perfect for busy families with creative kids.

Tuesday April 7, 2020

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Saturday April 11, 2020

Sing, Dance, & Move Saturday Storytime

Time: 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Sing, dance, move, and listen to stories at a special Saturday storytime! Meet for stories, songs, movement activities, dancing, and fun – perfect for busy families with active kids.

Tuesday April 14, 2020

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Thursday April 16, 2020

PJ Storytime (Sensory Friendly) at Grand Ledge Area District Library

Time: 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
PJ Storytime returns on a new night and time! We'll turn down some lights and keep our voices soft as young children and caregivers visit for quiet stories, gentle songs and rhymes and a snack. PJ's and stuffed toys are welcome! Families welcome at 6 to check out materials, get [...]

Tuesday April 21, 2020

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Tuesday April 28, 2020

Story Hour at Charlotte Community Library

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: Charlotte Community Library – 226 S. Bostwick Charlotte
A time filled with stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft. For children 3 to 5 years old without their caregivers. Children must be pre-registered.

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.

Preschool Storytime at Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main

Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Grand Ledge Area District Library- Main – 131 E. Jefferson St. Grand Ledge
Preschool Storytime for 3-6 year olds with their young siblings, parents or caregivers. Stories, songs, and literacy enhancing activities include: read stories and talk about them, sing, learn rhymes and finger plays as we build fine and gross motor skills, learn the conventions and structure of language and have fun [...]

Tuesday May 5, 2020

Spring Storytime at Dorothy Hull Library

Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Location: Dorothy Hull Library – 405 W. Jefferson St Dimondale
Interactive and engaging stories, activities, and music for preschoolers and friends.