The YMCA of Lenawee County is offering "Fun at the Farm", a FREE family fun night at the Y in Adrian on Friday, May 29 from 6-9 PM! Everyone is invited to the party. They will have lots to do, so you don't want to miss it. Activities include: Petting zoo Pony rides Kids mini-train rides Bounce house Free swim Cool crafts and games Drawings for great door prizes plus so much more!
Michigan Alliance-PTI in Southeast Michigan is offering a free workshop on Thursday, May 21, 2015 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at Erickson Elementary School, 1427 Levona St., Ypsilanti, MI 48198. Sign-in opens at 6:00 pm. This free workshop, called "Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy," is presented by Kelly Orginski and Kristen Columbus.
>>This event has been canceled due to a lack of interested vendors. We will reschedule for another time. Thank you!<<
Lenawee Great Start Collborative is hosting a Diaper Drive during the month of May, in conjunction with our Welcome Home Baby Event. Our goal is to collect 10,000 diapers by May 30th, 2015. Why? Well here are some facts: Babies need 6-10 diapers per day Through age 2-1/2, a baby uses approximately 7,000 diapers Diapers can cost up to $75 a month Safety net programs, such as W.I.C. and food stamps, do NOT cover the cost of diapers We are collecting disposable diapers of all sizes at the following locations:
Join us for Fun in the Sun and Popsicles! We will again be meeting at various parks across the county this summer. It's a great chance for the kids to have fun while you learn more about Lenawee Great Start and meet other parents with young children in our community. If you need help with directions to any of the parks, just call or email: 517-263-8931 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
GreenPath is excited to share some upcoming educational webinars, all for free. In addition to their usual Webinar Wednesday offerings, we are pleased to participate in Money Smart Week, which is a national public awareness campaign created by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in 2002. The events will be hosted April 18-25, 2015. Mon Apr 20 12:00 pm - 10 Ways to Save Hundreds of Dollars in 2015
FREE 30-minute program featuring short solo selections by an Adrian Symphony Orchestra musician, rhymes, songs and picture books that inspire movement and careful listening. Designed especially for children ages 2–6 and their family members. When: Saturday, May 2 Location: Two different times; two locations
Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Michigan is now acceping donations of all types of gently used and new books for various literacy projects throughout the community. One of these projects is the "Little Free Libraries," one of which is now located in front of the YMCA of Lenawee on West Maumee Street. Other little libraries will be popping up soon. This project is sponsored by Morning Rotary Club of Adrian.
The Catherine Cobb Domestic Violence Shelter is hosting their 13th Annual Take Back the Night Evening. The community is invited to an evening of empowerment and expression through art against sexual and domestic violence. The event takes place Friday, April 10, 2015 from 6-8 PM at the Croswell Opera House in Downtown Adrian. The evening events include: