April 2019: Recurring Youth Events

Escanaba Public Library
400 Ludington St. 789-7328

• LEGO CLUB: Saturday, April 13. 10:30 a.m. Children and their parents are invited. Bring your own LEGOS.
• LIBRARY BABIES: Fridays: April 5, 12 and 26. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Registration required. Parents and caregivers with infants ages three to 23 months old are invited for signing, rhyming, clapping and socializing.

Gwinn—Forsyth Township Public Library
180 W. Flint St. 346-3433

• COOKIES AND CRAFTS FOR KIDS: Wednesday, April 17. 4 p.m. Youth are invited for cookie decorating and crafts.
• AFTER SCHOOL LEGO CLUB: Wednesdays, April 10 and 24. 4 p.m. Children are invited for LEGO building.
• STORYTIME: Fridays, April 5, 12, 19, 26. 10:30 a.m. Children are invited for a story and crafts. A light snack will be provided.

Ishpeming Carnegie Public Library
318 N. Main St.
• TOT TUESDAY STORYTIME: Tuesdays, April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Preschoolers are invited for songs, stories, crafts and creative movement.

Marquette—Peter White Public Libarary
217 N. Front St. 226-4323
• MUGGLES FOR POTTER: Monday, April 1. 4:30 p.m. Students in grades 2 and 3 will make house badges.
• PETE THE CAT PARTY: Saturday, April 6. 10:30 a.m. Families with kids of all ages are invited to celebrate Pete the Cat with crafts, snacks and music. Costumes encouraged.
• FAMILY FILM: Saturday, April 6. 1 p.m. Families are invited to watch Smallfoot. Bring your own snacks.
• DUMBLEDORE’S ARMY: Monday, April 8. 4:30 p.m. Students in grades 4 and 5 are invited to discuss Harry Potter.
• DIY SLIME SQUAD: Thursday, April 11. 4:30 p.m. Youth ages 8 and older will make slime.
• SATURDAY BOOK BABIES: Saturday, April 13. 10:30 a.m. Newborns to toddlers age 24 months and a caregiver are invited for stories, songs and play.
• MESSY SCIENCE: Thursday, April 25. 4:30 p.m. Youth in kindergarten through grade 2 will make messy science activities.
• TUMMY TIME: Mondays: April 1, 8, 15 and 29. 11 a.m. Songs, rhymes, stories and fingerplays for babies not yet mobile and able to move away from their caregiver are invited.
• WONDER BABIES: Mondays and Tuesdays: April 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 29 and 30. 10:15 a.m. Newborns to infants age 18 months and their caregivers are invited for songs, rhymes, stories and more.
• CREATOR’S HUB: Tuesdays: April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30. 4:30 p.m. Students in grades 3 to 5 are invited for hands-on learning in visual arts.
• BLUE BIRCH: Wednesdays, April 3, 10, 17 and 24. 1 p.m. Youth ages 8 and older are invited to this reading and book club.
• LITTLE BOOKWORMS FOR 5s AND 6s: Wednesdays, April 3, 10, 17 and 24. 11 a.m. Youth ages 5 and 6 are invited for stories, songs, school-readiness art and pre-literacy skills.
• TODDLER STORYTIME: Wednesdays and Thursdays: April 3, 4, 10, 11, 17 and 18. 10:15 a.m. Toddler ages 18 to 35 months are invited for interactive stories, songs, rhymes and activities.
• PRESCHOOL STORYTIME: Thursdays and Fridays, April 4, 5, 11, 12, 19 and 26. 11 a.m. Youth ages 3 and 4 are invited for interactive stories, songs and crafts.
• PAW PALS WITH PET PARTNERS: Thursdays, April 4, 11, 18 and 25. 6 p.m. Children are invited to read to certified therapy dogs
• LEGO CLUB: Fridays, April 5, 12 and 26. 4:30 p.m. LEGO enthusiasts are invited to build LEGO projects.

Marquette —Upper Peninsula Children’s Museum
123 W. Baraga Ave. 226-3911
Members free; nonmembers, youth younger than 2, free; age 2 and older, $6.

• GUARDIANS OF WOW: Friday, April 5. Youth, 4 to 6 p.m. Parent meeting, 4:30 p.m. Youth 8 to 18 will learn how to help with the animals, interact with exhibits and be a leader in the museum during this FREE program.
• KID BIZNESS: Friday, April 12. 4 p.m. Youth interested in creating and selling a product are encouraged to attend.
• SCHOOL OF ROCK: Friday, April 12. 6:30 p.m. Youth are invited to join Bobby Hayes with their instruments for a concert.
• LIZARDRY: Wednesday, April 17. 4 to 6 p.m. Gain hands-on experience handling reptiles with veterinarian Dr. Shevy and helpers.
• SECOND THURSDAY CREATIVITY SERIES: Thursday, April 11. 5:30 p.m. Activities for preschool and elementary-aged children include crafts, a food activity, music and more. This month’s theme is Extraordinary Super Heroes.
• LOW SENSORY DAY: Thursday, April 18. 7:30 p.m. The lights will be dimmed, and the music turned off.
• MR. JIM’S TODDLER CLUBHOUSE: Monday through Friday. 11 a.m. Toddlers and their caregivers do hands-on activities together.
• PJ’s ALL DAY: Mondays, April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wear your pajamas and play with crafts.
• ROCKIN’ TODDLERS: Tuesdays, April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Stop in for a rockin’ good time.
• KIDS TAKE OVER CRAFTS DAY: Wednesdays, April 3, 10, 17 and 24. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Create crafts from the museum’s craft materials.
• PIZZA NIGHT: Thursdays, April 4, 11, 18 and 25. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 5:30 p.m. $6 for pizza.
• PLAYTIME CAFÉ: Fridays, April 5, 12, 19 and 26. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tea and cookies will be available.

Munising Public Library
810 M-28, Suite A. ksippl@greatstartma.org
• BOOK OWLS: Thursday, April 4. 6 p.m. Families are invited for story time, a craft and a free snack.

Munising—Alger Parks & Recreation
413 Maple St. kippl@greatstartma.org
• FAMILY OPEN GYM: Thursday, April 18. 9:30 a.m. Activities and equipment provided for families with children from newborn to age 8.
• COMMUNITY PLAYGROUP: Tuesdays, April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30. 9:30 a.m. Youth and their caregivers are invited for play, crafts, motor and physical activity skills and snacks. Playgroup is cancelled if school is cancelled.

Munising—MediLodge
300 City Park Dr. ksippl@greatstartma.org
• INTERGENERATIONAL PLAYGROUP: Thursday, April 25. 9:30 a.m. Youth and their caregivers are invited to visit MediLodge residents. Free snacks provided.

Negaunee Public Library
319 W. Case St. 475-7700, ext. 18
• READING RUGRATS: Mondays, April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29. 10:30 a.m. Youth age 3 and older are invited for stories and block building.
• BUILDING STORYTIME: Mondays, April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29. 11 a.m. Children ages 3 to 8 are invited for stories to inspire building with LEGOs.
• FAMILY STORYTIME: Wednesdays, April 3, 10, 17 and 25. 4:30 p.m. Families are invited for stories, songs and rhymes.

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