Early Literacy Classes:

(January 10 – February 3)

(Registration is required and begins at 10am on Monday, December 27)

RMP – Read, Music, Play

(for Children 0-3 & Parents/Caregivers)

Monday, January 10 at 9:30 am.

Please register for this class if you would like to participate in-person at the library or livestream. Registration is required and begins at 10am on Monday, December 27

This Early Literacy Class session runs 4 weeks, January 10 – January 31.

Our RMP – Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards infants through young 3 year olds, although all ages are welcome and should enjoy the program. The format is a mix of fingerplays, songs, stories, and time to socialize with the others in the group. (20 minute program followed by play)

This class will be in-person and livestreamed over Zoom – please register for the livestream to watch it, not the in-person class. Please call the Youth Services desk at 517-546-0720 x107 if you have any questions.

Early Literacy Classes are canceled when Howell Public Schools are closed due to weather/road conditions. A minimum of 9 families registered is needed for this class to run. Please stay home if you are sick.

Family Early Literacy Class

(for Children 3-5 & Parents/Caregivers)

January 12 – February 3

Please register for this class if you would like to participate in-person at the library or livestream. Registration is required and begins at 10am on Monday, December 27

This Early Literacy Class session runs 4 weeks, January 12 – February 3.

Our Family Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards 3 to 5 year olds. The format is a mix of fingerplays, songs, stories, and time to socialize with the others in the group. (30 minute program followed by play)

Early Literacy Classes are canceled when Howell Public Schools are closed due to weather/road conditions. A minimum of 9 families registered is needed for this class to run. Please stay home if you are sick. 

Read, Music, Play (RMP) held at 2|42 Community Center

RMP – Read, Music, Play

(for Children 0-3 & Parents/Caregivers)

Monday, January 11 – Feburary 1  at 11:15 am.

This Early Literacy Class session runs every Tuesday for 4 weeks, January 11 – February 1 and is held at 2|42 Community Center.

Our RMP – Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. This program is geared towards infants through young 3 year olds, although all ages are welcome and should enjoy the program. The format is a mix of fingerplays, songs, and stories.

Before or after the 20 minute class you are welcome to play and socialize with the others at the playscape at 2|42 Community Center. You can also mention to Simply Fresh Cafe that you attended the class and receive a 10% discount that day.

Drop-in; no registration is required.

Please note: This class will be canceled when Howell Public Schools are closed due to weather/road conditions.

Thank you to our partner, 2|42 Community Church for providing the space for this class.

Early Literacy Classes are canceled when Howell Public Schools are closed due to weather/road conditions. A minimum of 9 families registered is needed for this class to run. Please stay home if you are sick.

(for Children 0-5 & Parents/Caregivers)

Tuesday, January 18 – March 1  at 6:30 pm.

This Early Literacy Class session runs every other Tuesday evening, January 18 – March 1.

Our RMP – Read, Music, Play Early Literacy Class is for families. Children attend this class with a parent/caregiver. The format is a mix of fingerplays, songs, and stories. Feel free to wear pajamas if you’d like. Siblings welcome! Geared more for 0-3-year-olds but 3-5-year-olds will also enjoy it; all ages welcome to attend. (20-minute program)

Registration is required and begins at 10am on Monday, December 27.

This is an in-person only event; this will not be livestreamed.

Early Literacy Classes are canceled when Howell Public Schools are closed due to weather/road conditions. A minimum of 7 families registered is needed for this class to run. 

You are registering for 4 classes (every other Tuesday): January 18, February 1, February 15, March 1.

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