Join us for FREE, fun, interactive activities for families with children ages birth to kindergarten entry. Trained Parent Educators utilize the Parents As Teachers curriculum to provide Story Time, Music, Singing, Movement, Play Dough, Creative/Art Activities, Sensory Table, Exploration and Peer Interaction.

Groups are for families residing in one of the following twelve Ingham Intermediate Service Area School Districts: Dansville, East Lansing, Haslett, Holt, Lansing, Leslie, Mason, Okemos, Stockbridge, Waverly, Webberville and Williamston. Registration is limited to one group per family, with the exception of the Outdoor Group at Fenner Nature Center.

The next session begins August 13 and ends December 21, 2018. (Please note varying start or end dates for some of the groups. Dates groups are not scheduled to meet are listed below each group.)   

Ingham Play & Learn Group Schedule






Holt-Midway Early Lrng Center
9:15-10:15 am
10:30-11:30 am
Groups Begin 8/20/18
No Group 9/3/18, 11/19/18

Stockbridge-Smith Elementary School
10:00-11:00 am
Group Begins 8/21/18 No Group 11/20/18

Haslett Community  Education Bldg.
(Enter on North side of Bldg.)
9:15-10:15 am
10:30-11:30 am
No Group 11/21/18

East Lansing

10:00-11:00 am
No Group 11/22/18

Foster Community  

10:00-11:00 am
No Group 8/31/18, 11/23/18, 12/21/18

Okemos-Faith Lutheran Church
10:00-11:00 am
No Group 8/20/18, 9/3/18, 11/19/18

Outdoor Group Fenner Nature Center 
(Meet on South
side of Education Bldg.)
10:00-11:00 am
Cancelled during inclement weather.
Group Ends 10/30/18

Mason First United
Methodist Church

9:15-10:15 am
10:30-11:30 am
No Group 9/5/18, 11/21/18

Haslett Baby Group-Haslett
Comm Ed Bldg

(Enter North side)
10:00-11:00 am
Group Begins 8/30/18
No Group 11/22/18

Baby Group South
Cedar Library

11:00-12:00 pm
No group 11/23/18
N/A N/A Harley Franks Early
Childhood Center-Rm 115

11:30-12:30 pm
No Group 11/21/18

Leslie-White Pine Academy
10:00-11:00 am
Group Begins 9/6/18
No Group 11/22/18


Impression 5
3:00-4:00 pm
Group Begins 8/29/18
No Group 11/21/18

Grand River Head Start
11:00-12:00 pm
No Group 11/22/18


Sick Children

We ask that you not attend a Group if you or your child has experienced any of the following symptoms within 24 hours prior to Group:
•     fever above 100ºF
•     vomiting
•     diarrhea
•     unidentified rash
•     discharge from the eyes and/or nose that is not clear

Siblings Over Age 5

May not be able to attend Groups due to the number of children enrolled and limited space. Please check with the Group Facilitator.

Inclement Weather

If the school district where a Play & Learn Group is held has been closed due to inclement weather, that Group will also be cancelled. Note: Outdoor Group at Fenner Nature Center will not be held if the temperature is below 30ºF, during weather advisories, thunderstorms, tornado warnings/watches, etc. 

For more information or to register for any of the Ingham Play & Learn Groups, call 517.244.1267.  Please provide child's name, the parent/guardian's name, a contact number, and the name of the Play & Learn Group. Register early, as sessions fill quickly.


East Lansing Library
950 Abbot Road, East Lansing

Faith Lutheran Church
4515 Dobie Road, Okemos

Fenner Nature Center
2020 E. Mount Hope, Lansing

Foster Community Center
200 N. Foster, Lansing

Grand River Head Start
1107 E. Grand River Ave, Lansing

Harley Franks
2924 Newark Ave, Lansing

Haslett Community
Education Building

1590 Franklin Street, Haslett

Impression 5
200 Museum Drive, Lansing

Mason First United
Methodist Church

201 E. Ash Street, Mason

Midway Early Learning Center
4552 Spahr Avenue, Holt

South Cedar Library
3500 S. Cedar – Suite 108, Lansing

Stockbridge Smith Elementary School
100 Mills Avenue, Stockbridge

White Pine Academy
510 Russell Street, Leslie