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  • 22 June
    • Peter Pan - Children's Community Theatre of Shiawassee County
      Date: Sat Jun 22
      Time: 1:00 PM
      Location: Perry High School, 2555 W Britton Rd, Perry, MI 48872, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Showtimes: Thursday, June 20th 6:30 Friday, June 21st 6:30 Saturday, June 22nd 1 & 5 Tickets sold at the door - $12 adult & $8 youth
    • Corunna Summer Swim Lessons - Session 1: June 17-June 28
      Date: Sat Jun 22
      Time: 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: Corunna High School, 417 E King St, Corunna, MI 48817, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Registration for swimming lessons can be made by calling (989) 743-6338 or in person at Corunna Public School-Administration Office, 124 N. Shiawassee St., Corunna, MI 48817. Cost per session for 10 swim lessons: $75.00 Parents may observe from the balcony on the first and last day of lessons. Students must be 44’’ tall, All swimmers are required to rinse off their legs and feet before entering the pool. Swim levels & times are subject to change based on participation. 1:30 ----2:20 Levels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 2:30----3:20 Levels 1, 3, 5 3:30----4:20 Levels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 4:30----5:20 Levels 1, 2, 3, 4 5:30----6:20 Level 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
  • 23 June
    • Corunna Summer Swim Lessons - Session 1: June 17-June 28
      Date: Sun Jun 23
      Time: 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: Corunna High School, 417 E King St, Corunna, MI 48817, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Registration for swimming lessons can be made by calling (989) 743-6338 or in person at Corunna Public School-Administration Office, 124 N. Shiawassee St., Corunna, MI 48817. Cost per session for 10 swim lessons: $75.00 Parents may observe from the balcony on the first and last day of lessons. Students must be 44’’ tall, All swimmers are required to rinse off their legs and feet before entering the pool. Swim levels & times are subject to change based on participation. 1:30 ----2:20 Levels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 2:30----3:20 Levels 1, 3, 5 3:30----4:20 Levels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 4:30----5:20 Levels 1, 2, 3, 4 5:30----6:20 Level 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
  • 24 June
    • Camp Shiawassee - Spirit Week - YMCA
      Date: Mon Jun 24
      Time: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
      Location: Camp Shiawassee, 5721 Exchange Rd, Bancroft, MI 48414, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      3 and 5-day options available For more information and registration information, please call 989-725-8136
    • Sun Prints in the Park - Shiawassee Community Library
      Date: Mon Jun 24
      Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Location: 5849 S. M 52, Owosso, MI 48867
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Harness the power of the sun to make beautiful artwork using special paper and objects found in nature at Bennington Township Hall.

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Space Explorer with Sloan Museum of Discovery - New Lothrop Library
      Date: Mon Jun 24
      Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Location: 9471 Genesee St, New Lothrop, MI 48460
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Explore the Solar System while making a solar energy detector, a beautiful moon phase project, a planet necklace, and other fun hands-on activities. 

      Pre-registration is required as space is limited. (810) 638-7575


      View the event in the library's calendar.

      Allowed Ages: 4 to 12
    • Wizards, Wands, & Potions with Sloan Museum of Discovery - Perry Library
      Date: Mon Jun 24
      Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Location: 135 S Main St, Perry, MI 48872
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Kids are invited to step into another world of wizards and witches. Cauldrons will bubble and potions will change color. Is it magic or chemistry? Build your own light up wand and squish your fingers into ghost brains.

      The event is for ages 8-12. Pre-registration is required. (517) 625-3166

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Corunna Summer Swim Lessons - Session 1: June 17-June 28
      Date: Mon Jun 24
      Time: 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: Corunna High School, 417 E King St, Corunna, MI 48817, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Registration for swimming lessons can be made by calling (989) 743-6338 or in person at Corunna Public School-Administration Office, 124 N. Shiawassee St., Corunna, MI 48817. Cost per session for 10 swim lessons: $75.00 Parents may observe from the balcony on the first and last day of lessons. Students must be 44’’ tall, All swimmers are required to rinse off their legs and feet before entering the pool. Swim levels & times are subject to change based on participation. 1:30 ----2:20 Levels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 2:30----3:20 Levels 1, 3, 5 3:30----4:20 Levels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 4:30----5:20 Levels 1, 2, 3, 4 5:30----6:20 Level 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    • 4th of July Crafts for Children - Durand Memorial Library
      Date: Mon Jun 24
      Time: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: 700 N. Saginaw St., Durand, MI 48429
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Children are invited to drop in to make some easy crafts with an Independence Day theme. 

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Let's Play Flag - Shiawassee YMCA
      Date: Mon Jun 24
      Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: Hugh Parker Soccer Complex, 1177 Farr Avenue owosso, 1177 Farr St, Owosso, MI 48867, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Monday Evenings Grades K-8 For more information and registration information, please call 989-725-8136
  • 25 June
    • Camp Shiawassee - Spirit Week - YMCA
      Date: Tue Jun 25
      Time: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
      Location: Camp Shiawassee, 5721 Exchange Rd, Bancroft, MI 48414, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      3 and 5-day options available For more information and registration information, please call 989-725-8136
    • Story and Craft Timers - Laingsburg Public Library
      Date: Tue Jun 25
      Time: 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM
      Location: Laingsburg City Library, 255 E Grand River Rd, Laingsburg, MI 48848, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Tuesday at 10:15 our story and craft timers will meet. We want to remind parents that this time is especially geared for kindergarteners and below.



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    • Storytime with Mrs. Karen - New Lothrop Library
      Date: Tue Jun 25
      Time: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
      Location: 9471 Genesee St, New Lothrop, MI 48460
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Enjoy wonderful tales and stories with Mrs. Karen followed by a snack.

      Pre-registration is required. (810) 638-7575

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Summer Story & Playtime - Morrice Library
      Date: Tue Jun 25
      Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
      Location: 300 Main St, Morrice, MI 48857
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      The Morrice Branch will be hosting a story and playtime session for children to come and enjoy a story, a snack, and play with fun and enriching toys that help build motor skills and curiosity.  Our story and toys will be geared towards children ages 5 and under, although children of all ages are welcome to attend. 

      There is limited space so please register online or by calling the branch. (517) 625-7911

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Soccer Summer Camp - Cavalier Athletics
      Date: Tue Jun 25
      Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Location: 485 E McArthur St, Corunna, MI 48817, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Register at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeAmxov0kMtZkDNKOwYMBGpbej8EbcEHtT7aJmgWcDWGfBX5A/viewform

      When:
      Camp Dates are June 25, 26, 27 - 12:00pm-3:00pm


      Who:
      - Those students entering Kindergarten - 8th grade.


      Where:
      All sessions will be at Nick Annese Athletic Field (485 E. McArthur St. Corunna, MI 48817) 

      -In the case of inclement weather, we will contact all parents/guardians through email/text.


      Cost:
      The cost of this camp is $30 ($10 for any additional siblings)
      - Please complete this form(s) and bring payment to Corunna High School no later than May 31st. Checks should be made out to Corunna Public Schools with Youth Soccer Camp in the memo area.
      - Please submit a separate form for each child attending.

      - In order to adequately plan for the camp- we ask that those who plan to attend, sign up below.

      - Deadline to register for the camp is Friday May 31st by 3:00pm.

      We will contact those who sign up for the camp with more detailed information once registration closes.
    • Space Explorer with Sloan Museum of Discovery - Corunna Library
      Date: Tue Jun 25
      Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
      Location: 210 E Corunna Ave, Corunna, MI 48817
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Explore the solar system while making a solar energy detector, a beautiful moon phase project, a planet necklace, and other fun hands-on activities. This event is appropriate for ages 4-12.

      Preregistration is required. (989) 743-4800

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Corunna Summer Swim Lessons - Session 1: June 17-June 28
      Date: Tue Jun 25
      Time: 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: Corunna High School, 417 E King St, Corunna, MI 48817, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Registration for swimming lessons can be made by calling (989) 743-6338 or in person at Corunna Public School-Administration Office, 124 N. Shiawassee St., Corunna, MI 48817. Cost per session for 10 swim lessons: $75.00 Parents may observe from the balcony on the first and last day of lessons. Students must be 44’’ tall, All swimmers are required to rinse off their legs and feet before entering the pool. Swim levels & times are subject to change based on participation. 1:30 ----2:20 Levels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 2:30----3:20 Levels 1, 3, 5 3:30----4:20 Levels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 4:30----5:20 Levels 1, 2, 3, 4 5:30----6:20 Level 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    • Reading Buddies with Mid-Michigan Therapy Dogs - Byron Library
      Date: Tue Jun 25
      Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Location: 312 Maple St, Byron, MI 48418
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Come hang out with puppies! Learn what it takes to be a therapy dog and then spend time reading to, drawing with, or just petting the dogs. 

      Please pre-register. (810) 266-4620

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Art in the Park for All Ages - Durand Memorial Library
      Date: Tue Jun 25
      Time: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: 700 N. Saginaw St., Durand, MI 48429
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Join us in Durand's Trumble Park pavilion to paint a small painting.  The design can be submitted for our Tiny Art Show in July or taken home.  It's a fun opportunity for the family to paint together and all ages are welcome.  No artistic experience required, just come for a good time.  Painting will be held in the library if the weather doesn't cooperate.   

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Kids Drop-in-Crafting - Bancroft Library
      Date: Tue Jun 25
      Time: 4:45 PM to 5:45 PM
      Location: 3719 Grand River Rd, Bancroft, MI 48414
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Kids are invited to drop-in-for-crafting fun at the Bancroft Library!

      We will supply all the Craft supplies you supply the imagination!

      Please pre-register. (989) 634-5689

       

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      View the event in the library's calendar.
  • 26 June
    • Camp Shiawassee - Spirit Week - YMCA
      Date: Wed Jun 26
      Time: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
      Location: Camp Shiawassee, 5721 Exchange Rd, Bancroft, MI 48414, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      3 and 5-day options available For more information and registration information, please call 989-725-8136
    • Sensory Friendly Movie - NCG Cinema
      Date: Wed Jun 26
      Time: 10:30 AM
      Location: NCG Cinemas - Owosso, 314 E Comstock St, Owosso, MI 48867, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      A Sensory Friendly Movie is shown without previews, with the sound turned down, and the lights left on. It’s an environment that’s judgement-free, where it’s ok to talk, sing, walk around and even dance! 
      Check https://www.ncgmovies.com/sensory-friendly-showings or on the NCG app for details.
      Times, Dates and Availability subject to change. Regular admission prices apply.
    • Story Time & Craft - Bancroft Library
      Date: Wed Jun 26
      Time: 11:15 AM to 12:00 PM
      Location: 3719 Grand River Rd, Bancroft, MI 48414
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Join us for stories, crafts, and snacks.

      Preregistration is required.   (989) 634-5689

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Soccer Summer Camp - Cavalier Athletics
      Date: Wed Jun 26
      Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
      Location: 485 E McArthur St, Corunna, MI 48817, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Register at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeAmxov0kMtZkDNKOwYMBGpbej8EbcEHtT7aJmgWcDWGfBX5A/viewform

      When:
      Camp Dates are June 25, 26, 27 - 12:00pm-3:00pm


      Who:
      - Those students entering Kindergarten - 8th grade.


      Where:
      All sessions will be at Nick Annese Athletic Field (485 E. McArthur St. Corunna, MI 48817) 

      -In the case of inclement weather, we will contact all parents/guardians through email/text.


      Cost:
      The cost of this camp is $30 ($10 for any additional siblings)
      - Please complete this form(s) and bring payment to Corunna High School no later than May 31st. Checks should be made out to Corunna Public Schools with Youth Soccer Camp in the memo area.
      - Please submit a separate form for each child attending.

      - In order to adequately plan for the camp- we ask that those who plan to attend, sign up below.

      - Deadline to register for the camp is Friday May 31st by 3:00pm.

      We will contact those who sign up for the camp with more detailed information once registration closes.
    • Corunna Summer Swim Lessons - Session 1: June 17-June 28
      Date: Wed Jun 26
      Time: 1:30 PM to 6:30 PM
      Location: Corunna High School, 417 E King St, Corunna, MI 48817, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Registration for swimming lessons can be made by calling (989) 743-6338 or in person at Corunna Public School-Administration Office, 124 N. Shiawassee St., Corunna, MI 48817. Cost per session for 10 swim lessons: $75.00 Parents may observe from the balcony on the first and last day of lessons. Students must be 44’’ tall, All swimmers are required to rinse off their legs and feet before entering the pool. Swim levels & times are subject to change based on participation. 1:30 ----2:20 Levels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 2:30----3:20 Levels 1, 3, 5 3:30----4:20 Levels 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 4:30----5:20 Levels 1, 2, 3, 4 5:30----6:20 Level 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    • Bubble Man - Bancroft Library
      Date: Wed Jun 26
      Time: 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
      Location: 3719 Grand River Rd, Bancroft, MI 48414
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      "The Bubbleman" will be performing an indoor bubble program demonstrating the art and science of the soap bubble. They will use ordinary soap bubble solutions to create volcano bubbles, tornado bubbles, kaleidoscope bubbles, square bubbles, and many more. The program will be filled with ideas for you to use at home for more bubble fun. This program will involve audience participation.

      Pre-registration is required. (989) 634-5689

       

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Meet Abby and Kate: Kids Who Drive Race Cars! - Owosso Public Library
      Date: Wed Jun 26
      Time: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
      Location: 502 W. Main St., Owosso, MI 48867
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar

      Meet Abby and Kate, kids who drive race cars! Come see them and their cars at the Owosso Library and learn about racing!

      View the event in the library's calendar.
    • Books at Bryant 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Books at Bryant
      Date: Wed Jun 26
      Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: Bryant Elementry School, 925 Hampton Ave, Owosso, MI 48867, USA
      Calendar: Shiawassee County Community Calendar
      Children birth to age 13 are invited to pick out a free, developmentally appropriate book.  Enjoy a frozen custard treat courtesy of Culvers!  Community groups will be on hand to interact with families.

Mobile Story Walk

The Great Start Family Coalition has a variety of mobile Story Walks available free to non-profits and educational institutions. 

Story Walk lengths vary, with the maximum being 16 placards long. Each placard is 3 1/2 feet tall by 2 feet wide. They are lightweight with aluminum frames. The number of placards borrowed will depend on the length of the story you choose.  The borrower is responsible for picking up and returning the Story Walk. 

Books available include: 

  • Bugs A-Z
  • Fish Eyes
  • Let's Go Bikes 
  • Bee Dance 
  • Hey Coach 
  • Farm Animals 
  • Belly Breathe 
  • Be Who You Are 
  • Gardens are for Growing

Book your mobile story walk by completing this form or by calling 989-725-2581!

Literacy Essentials

The General Education Leadership Network (GELN) has created Essential Instructional Practices in Language and Emergent Literacy to help foster literacy in Michigan.  They have literacy resources for birth to though grade 12 on their website at LiteracyEssentials.org.
 

 

Milestones Matter

The CDC has a free milestone checklist to help you learn more about how your baby is developing.  Click here or on the image to visit the CDC's website.

Milestones Matter Poster

 

Talking is Teaching

Talking, singing, and reading to your child can help build their brain and develop the social-emotional skills that they need.  Talking is Teaching's website, TalkingisTeaching.org, is continually updated with free, fun activities designed to help your child grow. Resources are available in both English and Spanish.

Lets talk about what makes you unique with a multicolored phrases saying what makes people unique

Zero to Three

Zero to Three has resources for parents and grandparents to support them in promoting their children's growth and development.  Resources are available in both English and Spanish at Zerotothree.org.

Two girls playing with a toy.

 

 

 

Join Us!

  • 24 September
    • Great Start Family Coalition Meeting - Save the Date
      Date: Tue Sep 24
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: Great Start Shiawassee
      Join us at our next meeting to enjoy dinner and conversation with other parents.  Meetings are held on the last Tuesdays of the month with dinner being served at 5:30.  Tot watch is provided.
  • 29 October
    • Halloween Fun Night - Great Start Family Coalition Meeting
      Date: Tue Oct 29
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: Great Start Shiawassee
      Join us at our next meeting to enjoy dinner and conversation with other parents.  Meetings are held on the last Tuesdays of the month with dinner being served at 5:30.  Tot watch is provided.
  • 26 November
    • Parent Cafe - Great Start Family Coalition
      Date: Tue Nov 26
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
      Location: Shiawassee RESD Administration and Business Office and Early Education Center, 114 W North St, Owoss
      Calendar: Great Start Shiawassee
      Join us at our next meeting to enjoy dinner and conversation with other parents. Meetings are held on the last Tuesdays of the month with dinner served at 5:30.  Tot watch is provided.
  • 28 January
    • Great Start Family Coalition Meeting - Save the Date
      Date: Tue Jan 28
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: Great Start Shiawassee
      Join us at our next meeting to enjoy dinner and conversation with other parents. Meetings are held on the last Tuesdays of the month with dinner being served at 5:30.  Tot watch is provided.
  • 25 February
    • Great Start Family Coalition Meeting - Save the Date
      Date: Tue Feb 25
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: Great Start Shiawassee
      Join us at our next meeting to enjoy dinner and conversation with other parents. Meetings are held on the last Tuesdays of the month with dinner served at 5:30.  Tot watch is provided.
  • 25 March
    • Literacy Night - Great Start Family Coalition Meeting
      Date: Tue Mar 25
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: Great Start Shiawassee
      Join us at our next meeting to enjoy dinner and conversation with other parents.  Meetings are held on the last Tuesdays of the month with dinner served at 5:30.  Tot watch is provided.
  • 29 April
    • Parent Cafe - Great Start Family Coalition Meeting
      Date: Tue Apr 29
      Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
      Calendar: Great Start Shiawassee
      Join us at our next meeting to enjoy dinner and conversation with other parents.  Meetings are held on the last Tuesdays of the month with dinner served at 5:30.  Tot watch is provided.

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