Early Childhood Resources

Resources for Families, Caregivers, and Educators

Early Childhood & Literacy Events

  • 7 Jun
    • COGIC Community Center Play & Learn
      Date: Jun 7
      Time: 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
      Location: 2140 Valley St, Muskegon, MI 49444
      Cost: FREE
      Calendar: Read early. Read often Community Events

      For families with children ages Birth to five years old.  Storytime, free books, crafts, fun interactive learning activities, snacks, friends, and more!  Call 231-722-3219 for more information.  

  • 8 Jun
    • Lakeshore Museum Center Little Learners Playgroup
      Date: Jun 8
      Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
      Location: Lakeshore Museum Center 430 West Clay Avenue Muskegon, MI 49440
      Cost: FREE- Please Register
      Calendar: Read early. Read often Community Events

      This program starts at 10am and will run for 50-60 minutes. We start with 15-20 minutes of organized story time and activities followed by free play and a craft. During this program adults and children will have fun learning through songs, stories, sensory stations, motor skills stations, art, and more. Each theme will feature a new book and crafts for participants to take home for free!

      Register Here!

    • Discover the Adventures of Play and Learn
      Date: Jun 8
      Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
      Location: Muskegon Family Care 2201 S Getty St, Muskegon, MI 49444
      Cost: FREE
      Calendar: Read early. Read often Community Events

      Come and discover how your child can learn through everyday play!

      Every other Thursday! (September 8, 22; October 6, 20; November 3, 17; December 1,15, 29) and every other Saturday (September 17; October 1, 15; November 12, 26; December 10) Time: 11AM-12:30PM on Thursdays; 10:30-12PM on Saturdays

  • 9 Jun
    • Preschool Story Time at Hackley Library
      Date: Jun 9
      Time: 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
      Location: Hackley Public Library, 316 W. Webster Ave. Muskegon, MI 49440
      Cost: FREE
      Calendar: Read early. Read often Community Events

      Join us at Hackley Library for stories, songs, and movement activities! Intended for ages 0-5, Hackley Library's in-person Story Time is designed to teach early literacy skills to parents and caregivers while children enjoy a fun, interactive atmosphere. Please check our Facebook page for any cancellations. Free.

Enter to Win
Enter to WIN a $25 Meijer Gift Card & Books!

If you have a child from birth-to-8 years old, you could win a FREE $25 Meijer Gift Card and Books!

Want to enter?  Open this entry form, fill it out, and click the 'Submit' button.

It's that EASY!  A winner is drawn every month. Special thanks to Meijer for donating the gift cards.  



Early Childhood Resources - Community Partners

The Library
Read Muskegon
Dolly Parton's Imagination Library
Great Start to Quality
Call 211
Help Me Grow