• Event Name Event Date Start Time End Time
    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    February 99:00AM 10:00AM
    Coleman: FREE - Storytime @ Coleman Area Library
    Story Time! The Coleman Area Library has Story Time on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. The time is 9:30am to 11:00am. We would like to invite parents and preschoolers to come and enjoy stories, crafts and a snack. This is also a good time for parents to connect with other parents while preschoolers enjoy time with each other. For more information call the library at 465-6398. http://www2.youseemore.com/coleman/calendar.asp
    February 99:30AM 11:00AM
    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    February 910:00AM 11:00AM
    Saginaw: Play Group @ Center Courts
    Ages: 3 and under Tuesday & Thursday - 10-11am - Sept. thru May
    February 910:00AM 11:00AM
    Bay City: FREE - 4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 4 by Dec 14) When: Tue 1/12 – 2/23 10:00 – 10:30 am Cost: Free Stories, activities, and crafts! A parent or caregiver is welcome, but not required to attend. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 910:00AM 10:30AM
    Midland: Preschool Swim (Adult Required) @ Midland Community Center
    Preschool Swim (Adult Required) Tue/Thu 10:00-11:00 am http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 910:00AM 11:00AM
    St. Charles: FREE - Family Game Day @ St. Charles District Library
    Family Game Day When Jan 09, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 01:30 PM Attendees All ages. 989-865-9451
    February 910:00AM 1:30PM
    Bay City: FREE - 2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: Mon 1/11 – 2/22 10:00 – 10:30 am Mon 1/11 – 2/22 11:00 – 11:30 am Cost: Free A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 910:00AM 10:30AM
    Bay City: FREE - 2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time When: Tue 1/12 – 2/23 10:15 – 10:45 am Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Age: child should turn 2 by Dec 14 Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 910:15AM 10:45AM
    Bridgeport: FREE - Children's Story Hour @ Bridgeport Public Library
    Children's Story Hour Tuesday - 6:30-7:30pm Come join Miss Cindy for stories and crafts. 777-6030 http://www.bridgeportlibrary.org/news-events/lib-cal/childrens-story-hour-1/2016-01-05
    February 910:30AM 11:15AM
    Midland: WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:30am - 12:00pm Located in the North Gym. It is free play with bean bags, balls, parachutes, tennis, t-ball, soccer, basketball, and much more. Each day will feature different activities. This is a parent/child playtime. Parent participation is required. Play groups are welcome! $5/child Free for Premier Members http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 910:30AM 12:00PM
    Hemlock: FREE - Preschool Story Hour (ages 3 - 5) - RSVP 989-642-8621 @ Raucholz Library
    Preschool Story Hour (ages 3 - 5) Every Tuesday, from 10:30 - 11:30 am., September through May, the library holds story hour. During this hour, the children will listen to stories, do finger plays, sing songs and make a craft. YOU MUST REGISTER TO ATTEND.
    February 910:30AM 11:30AM
    Chesaning: FREE - Story Hours (RSVP REQUIRED) @ River Rapids District Library
    Story Hour When: Every Tuesday and Thursday - Story Hour at 10:30 am. Young kids 2-4 can come and enjoy storys, snacks, crafts, and games. Pre-registration required. 989-845-6931 http://www.riverrapidslibrary.org/
    February 910:30AM 11:30AM
    Saginaw: FREE - Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime @ Barnes and Noble
    Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime When: Tuesday February 09, 2016 11:00 AM Monster comes home from vacation and discovers a box of chocolates on his doorstep. He knows he should share it with his friends, but what if there's none left for him after everyone has a piece? Join us Saturday, February 13 at 11:00AM for a special Storytime featuring Love Monster and the Last Chocolate. Activities and coloring to follow. http://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2841
    February 911:00AM 11:30AM
    Bay City: FREE - Baby Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Baby Story Time (for ages 23 months & younger) WHEN: Tue 1/12– 2/23 11:00 – 11:30 am COST: FREE A story, song, and toy time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 911:00AM 11:30AM
    Saginaw: FREE - LEGO Club @ Wickes Library
    LEGO Club Date 9 February 2016 Time 4:30 PM Wickes Library will hosting its monthly LEGO Club on September 8, 2015. Kids ages 7-12 are welcome to participate at the club meetings held on the second Tuesday of each month during the school year. A LEGO challenge will be issued at each meeting; however, kids are free to build as they desire. No registration is required. Contact Phone 989-752-3821
    February 94:30PM 5:30PM
    Shepherd: FREE Martial Arts Class @ West Midland Family Center
    Free Martial Arts Classes - ages 5 years old to adult Register Tuesday nights during class 6-7 pm beginners, 7-8 pm advanced 989-832-3256 www.wmfc.org
    February 96:00PM 8:00PM
    Auburn: FREE - Tropical Fish Bingo (All Ages) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    Tropical Fish Bingo (All Ages) When: Tue, Feb 9, 6:30-7:15 pm ® begins Jan 12 Cost: FREE Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 96:30PM 7:15PM
    Bridgeport: FREE - Children's Story Hour @ Bridgeport Public Library
    Children's Story Hour Tuesday - 6:30-7:30pm Come join Miss Cindy for stories and crafts. 777-6030 http://www.bridgeportlibrary.org/news-events/lib-cal/childrens-story-hour-1/2016-01-05
    February 96:30PM 7:30PM
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    February 9All Day
  • Event Name Event Date Start Time End Time
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 9All Day
    Saginaw: Toddler Time @ Mid-Michigan Children's Museum
    Toddler Time @ Mid-Michigan Children's Museum Date: Every Wednesday, 9:30 – 10:00 a.m. through May 25, 2016. Toddler time will consist of story time, finger play and toddlers in motion. These sessions will run approximately 15-20 minutes. With regular paid admission. MMCM members are free. Includes all day gallery play. 989-399-6626
    February 109:30AM 10:00AM
    University Center: Kids Splash (Parents FREE) @ Delta College Fitness & Rec Center
    Kids Splash Day: Wednesday Time: 10:00-11:30am Fee: $5/child/visit, Adults Free Parents, would you like a break in the middle of your hectic week? Bring your children to swim in our leisure pool and you get in free. This allows children 6 Months to 5 years old to enjoy recreational swimming in our leisure pool. All children must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older and the Adult must be in the water with children 5 years old and under. This is a great way to have fun with your child while interacting with other Families. 989-686-9518. http://www.delta.edu/files/FitnessCenter/Winter2016swimmingclassflyer.pdf
    February 1010:00AM 11:30AM
    University Center: Kids Splash (Parents FREE) @ Delta College Fitness & Rec Center
    Kids Splash Day: Wednesday Time: 10:00-11:30am Fee: $5/child/visit, Adults Free Parents, would you like a break in the middle of your hectic week? Bring your children to swim in our leisure pool and you get in free. This allows children 6 Months to 5 years old to enjoy recreational swimming in our leisure pool. All children must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older and the Adult must be in the water with children 5 years old and under. This is a great way to have fun with your child while interacting with other Families. 989-686-9518. http://www.delta.edu/files/FitnessCenter/Winter2016swimmingclassflyer.pdf
    February 1010:00AM 11:30AM
    Bay City: FREE - 2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time When: Tue 1/12 – 2/23 10:15 – 10:45 am Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Age: child should turn 2 by Dec 14 Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 1010:15AM 10:45AM
    Auburn: FREE - 2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Thu 1/14 – 2/25 11:15 – 11:45 am Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1010:15AM 10:45AM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1010:30AM 12:00PM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1010:30AM 12:00PM
    Midland: FREE - Wednesday Storytime @ Barnes & Noble
    Wednesday Storytime Wednesday at 11:00 AM FREE Join us every Wednesday for another weekly Storytime. Stories and activities vary each week. Wednesday Storytime is usually geared for preschool ages and younger. 989-835-5037 http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2169
    February 1011:00AM 11:30AM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD LLC Bay
    Playgroup When: Wednesdays at 11am - 12:15pm (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 1011:00AM 12:15PM
    Bay City: FREE -Baby Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Baby Story Time When: Wed 1/13 – 2/24 11:15 – 11:45 am Age: ages 23 months & younger Cost: FREE A story, song, and toy time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 1011:15AM 11:45AM
    Pinconning: FREE - Valentine Bingo (Ages 5-12) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Pinconning Library
    Valentine Bingo (Ages 5-12) When: Wed, Feb 10, 3:30-4:30 pm ® Cost: FREE Sign up to play bingo and win “sweet” Valentine treats! 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    February 103:30PM 4:30PM
    Bay City: FREE - Valentine’s Day Cards & Crafts (All Ages) @ Wirt Library
    Wed, Feb 10, 4-5:30 pm When: Fri, Jan 29, 11-11:45 am Cost: FREE Drop in and make a Valentine for someone special. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 104:00PM 5:30PM
    Bay City: FREE - Make & Eat Crafts (Grades K-5) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Make & Eat Crafts (Grades K-5) When: Wed, Feb 10, 4:30-5:30 pm ® begins Jan 13 Cost: Free Valentine’s: Decorate a yummy Valentine cupcake. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 104:30PM 5:30PM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD LLC Bay
    Playgroup When: Wednesdays at 5-6:15pm (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 105:00PM 6:15PM
    Pinconning: FREE - Family Story Time @ Pinconning Library
    Family Story Time When: *Wed 1/13 – 2/24 6:00 – 6:30 pm Cost: Free Stories, activities, and loads of fun! 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    February 106:00PM 6:30PM
    Hemlock: FREE - Lego Club @ Raucholz Library
    Meets the third Thursday of every month, 6:30p.m. - 7:30 p.m. For ages 7 -12; younger kids (under 7 must have parent stay). Kids get together and make models from LEGOS. Sometimes they create what they want; other times they are given a topic.
    February 106:30PM 7:30PM
    Midland: FREE - Monday Storytime @ Barnes & Noble
    Monday Storytime Monday at 7:00 PM FREE Join us for our weekly Monday night Storytime. We read a variety of stories and have activities to go along with them. This event is geared to preschool and up children. 989-835-5037 http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2169
    February 107:00PM 7:30PM
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 10All Day
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    February 10All Day
  • Event Name Event Date Start Time End Time
    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    February 119:00AM 10:00AM
    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    February 1110:00AM 11:00AM
    Saginaw: Play Group @ Center Courts
    Ages: 3 and under Tuesday & Thursday - 10-11am - Sept. thru May
    February 1110:00AM 11:00AM
    Midland: Preschool Swim (Adult Required) @ Midland Community Center
    Preschool Swim (Adult Required) Tue/Thu 10:00-11:00 am http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1110:00AM 11:00AM
    Saginaw: FREE - Reading on the Refuge (Ages 3-6) @ Green Point Environmental Learning Center
    Reading on the Refuge When: Thursdays at 10-11am Cost: FREE Event Description: Listen to stories about nature and wiggle with wonder at the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge as we enjoy some free-play in the outdoors. Join Ranger Autumn every Thursday morning at Green Point as she leads age-appropriate, hands-on activities about a variety of wildlife topics. A portion of each session will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather. Reading on the Refuge is geared towards ages 3-6 with an adult. Programs are drop-in and free of charge. Older children will want to check out our Saturday program, Wandering with Wildlife! http://www.fws.gov/nwrs/threecolumn.aspx?id=2147582124
    February 1110:00AM 11:00AM
    Auburn: FREE - Baby Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    Baby Story Time (for ages 23 months & younger) When: Thu 1/14 – 2/25 10:15 – 10:45 am Cost: FREE A story, song, and toy time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1110:15AM 10:45AM
    Pinconning: FREE - 2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time @ Pinconning Library
    2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: *Thu 1/14 – 2/25 10:30 – 11:00 am Cost: Free A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    February 1110:30AM 11:00AM
    Midland: WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:30am - 12:00pm Located in the North Gym. It is free play with bean bags, balls, parachutes, tennis, t-ball, soccer, basketball, and much more. Each day will feature different activities. This is a parent/child playtime. Parent participation is required. Play groups are welcome! $5/child Free for Premier Members http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1110:30AM 12:00PM
    Chesaning: FREE - Story Hours (RSVP REQUIRED) @ River Rapids District Library
    Story Hour When: Every Tuesday and Thursday - Story Hour at 10:30 am. Young kids 2-4 can come and enjoy storys, snacks, crafts, and games. Pre-registration required. 989-845-6931 http://www.riverrapidslibrary.org/
    February 1110:30AM 11:30AM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD LLC Bay
    Playgroup When: Thursdays at 11am - 12:15pm (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 1111:00AM 12:15PM
    Auburn: FREE - 2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Thu 1/14 – 2/25 11:15 – 11:45 am Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1111:15AM 11:45AM
    Bay City: FREE - 4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time When: Thu 1/14 – 2/25 11:15 – 11:45 a Age: child should turn 4 by Dec 14 Stories, activities, and music! A parent or caregiver is welcome, but not required to attend. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 1111:15AM 11:45AM
    Midland: FREE - Newborn Parenting Support Group @ MidMichigan Medical Center
    Newborn Parenting Support Group – Every Thursday from 1-2:30pm. The Newborn Parenting Support Group meets weekly to address the unique concerns of new parents. Sessions are led by an experienced childbirth educator and cover a new topic each week. Discussions focus on the special needs of group members as they adjust to their baby and new role as parents. This support group gives participants the opportunity to make new friends and enjoy the social and emotional support of other new parents. Participants are encouraged to bring their babies and join as soon as they can after birth. Newborn Parenting Support Group takes place on the campus of MidMichigan Medical Center – Midland inside the Center for Women’s Health Building. Registration is not required, and all sessions are free. For more information or directions, call MidMichigan Health Line at (800) 999-3199 or (989) 837-9090.
    February 111:00PM 2:30PM
    Auburn: FREE - Lego Club (Grades 3-6) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    Lego Club (Grades 3-6) When: Thu, Feb 11, 3:30-5 pm ® begins Jan 14 Cost: FREE Join us for Lego building fun at the library! Make your own unique Lego creations! We supply the Legos and you supply the imagination. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 113:30PM 5:00PM
    Pinconning: FREE - Lego Club (Grades 3-6) @ Pinconning Library
    Lego Club (Grades 3-6) When: Thu, Feb 11, 3:30-5 pm ® begins Jan 14 Cost: FREE Join us for Lego building fun at the library! Make your own unique Lego creations! We supply the Legos and you supply the imagination. 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    February 113:30PM 5:00PM
    Bay City: FREE - Mad Scientists (Grades 2-6) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Mad Scientists (Grades 2-6) When: Thu, Feb 11, 4:30-5:30 pm ® begins Jan 14 Cost: Free Hands-on experiment fun. Build It Challenge 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 114:30PM 5:30PM
    Midland: $3 Swim Night @ Midland Community Center
    Swim for $3 Jan. 2- May 29 on Thursdays 5-8pm To swim alone children must be 7 years old; otherwise a parent must be IN THE WATER and within arm reach of the child at all times. Swimmers must be 15 years old to be alone in the hot tub. Children must be able to swim 15 yards to use the slide alone; if not, they must wear a lifejacket (provided by Community Center) and ride down with an adult 18 years or older. East Pool length swim: Because these times are scheduled for length swim not personal instruction, please follow length swim etiquette, including, but not limited to: staying to the proper side of the lane, swimming not playing, coaching or walking in the lane, adjusting lanes for appropriate speed. Lifeguards will assist with any guidance needed. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 115:00PM 8:00PM
    Coleman: FREE - Kid Kards! Card Craft for kids @ Coleman Area Library
    Kid Kards! Card Craft for kids When: Thu, February 11, 6pm – 7pm Description Hey Kids, stop by the library between 6pm and 7pm for a fun (and free!) craft session to make a greeting card. We'll provide paper, scissors, glue, glitter, stamps and more... you provide the imagination! Each child will make one greeting card. Themes vary by season: thank you cards, cards for Active Duty Soldiers, cards for seniors and more. Parents are encouraged to stay and assist their child with making the cards. http://www2.youseemore.com/coleman/calendar.asp
    February 116:00PM 7:00PM
    Saginaw: FREE - Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime @ Barnes and Noble
    Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime When: Thursday February 11, 2016 6:30 PM Monster comes home from vacation and discovers a box of chocolates on his doorstep. He knows he should share it with his friends, but what if there's none left for him after everyone has a piece? Join us Thursday February 11, 2016 6:30 PM for a special Storytime featuring Love Monster and the Last Chocolate. Activities and coloring to follow. http://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2841
    February 116:30PM 7:00PM
    Bay City: FREE - Family Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Family Story Time When: Thu 1/14 – 2/25 6:30 – 7:15 pm Cost: FREE Stories, activities, and crafts! 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 116:30PM 7:15PM
  • Event Name Event Date Start Time End Time
    Bay City: FREE - Family Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Family Story Time When: *Thu 1/14 – 2/25 6:30 – 7:00 pm Cost: Free Stories, activities, and loads of fun! 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 116:30PM 7:00PM
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    February 11All Day
    Midland: City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting)
    City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting) Hours: Friday 4-9pm Saturday 10am-9pm Sunday Noon-6pm Toboggans $8.00 per toboggan 1 Hour Rental Ice Skates $4.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Sled $4.00 per sled 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Classic) $10.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Skate) $15.00 per Pair 2 Hour Rental Call for conditions - 989-399-0506 http://mi-midland.civicplus.com/1574/Hours-Prices-Information
    February 11All Day
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 11All Day
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Hughes Elementary
    Playgroup When: Friday at 10-11:15am (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 1210:00AM 11:15AM
    Freeland: PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM @ MidMichigan Gym
    PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM: Fridays 10am-11am and 1pm-2pm. Ages: 12 months (good walker) through 6 years. Cost is $5 each. You do not need to be in a gymnastics class to participate. A waiver form must be on file for each participant. Open gym will not be held on Holidays or Holiday Weekends. Please see the website for open gym cancellations. http://www.midmichigangym.com/parties---open-gym.html
    February 1210:00AM 11:00AM
    Midland: Friday Storytime @ Dow Gardens
    Friday Storytime Fridays at 10:00AM Beginning May 1st, 2015! Join us in the Children’s Garden and listen to fun stories. Then, busy yourself with exciting activities like running through a sprinkler, harvesting vegetables, or showing off your fairy or superhero costumes!​ Fall/Winter storytime is held in our visitor's center. The second Friday of the month (June - August) is Super Story Time! 989-631-2677 www.dowgardens.org
    February 1210:00AM 11:00AM
    Saginaw: FREE - Preschool Storytime: Rhyme Time Valentine @ Zauel Library
    Preschool Storytime: Rhyme Time Valentine - Zauel Date 12 February 2016 Time 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Celebrate Valentine's Day at Preschool Storytime! Children 3-5 years of age with a loving adult are invited to attend our storytime for 30 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! 989-799-2771
    February 1210:30AM 11:00AM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1210:30AM 12:00PM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1210:30AM 12:00PM
    Auburn: FREE -Valentine Fun (Ages 10 & Under) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    Valentine Fun (Ages 10 & Under) When: Fri, Feb 12, 11 am-12 pm ® begins Jan 18 Cost: FREE Wear red or pink and join us for Valentine crafts & activities. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1211:00AM 12:00PM
    Freeland: PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM @ MidMichigan Gym
    PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM: Fridays 10am-11am and 1pm-2pm. Ages: 12 months (good walker) through 6 years. Cost is $5 each. You do not need to be in a gymnastics class to participate. A waiver form must be on file for each participant. Open gym will not be held on Holidays or Holiday Weekends. Please see the website for open gym cancellations. http://www.midmichigangym.com/parties---open-gym.html
    February 121:00PM 2:00PM
    Midland: School's Out!! Let's Go Skating @ Roll Arena
    School's Out!! Let's Go Skating WHEN: Jan. 29, Feb. 12, Mar. 11, Mar. 24, April 18 & May 11 TIME: 2-4:30pm Admission: $6 Skate Rental: $4 Skate Assist: $5 Come on in and skate! Bring your friends and join us for games and prizes. 989-496-2900 https://www.facebook.com/captaindavesfec/photos/a.10151602162575165.848726.278629305164/10156542099480165/?type=3&theater
    February 122:00PM 4:30PM
    Bay City: Parents Night Out @ Dow Bay Family Y
    Parents Night OUt Calling all parents! When was the last time you had a night to yourselves? Drop you children off at the YMCA for some well-deserved time off. Your kids will have time in the pool (ages 5 and up), themed games, and crafts. Children ages 2 months to 12 years welcome! Unlimited pizza included. Sept. 18 - 5:30-9:30pm Friday, Oct 16 5:00 – 9:30pm Spooktacular Edition Friday, Nov 13 5:00 – 9:30pm Deer Widows Edition Sunday, Dec 6 11:00 – 5:00pm Drop N Shop Edition Saturday, Dec 12 1:00 – 7:00pm Drop N Shop Edition Friday, Dec 18 5:00 – 9:30pm Christmas Edition Friday, Jan 22 5:00 – 9:30pm Winter Edition Friday, Feb 12 5:00 – 9:30pm Valentines Day Edition Y-Member $15 per child/ $25 for family Prospective Member $20 per child/ $35 for family *Late Registration begins one week before the scheduled program. *Y-Members $20 per child/ $35 for family *Prospective Member $25 per child/ $45 for family http://www.ymcabaycity.org/programs/program-guides/
    February 125:00PM 9:30PM
    Frankenmuth: Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social & Movie@ Bronner Performing Arts Center
    Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social Friday, February 12 6:00 PM $5.00 In anticipation and celebration of our upcoming spring musical The Music Man, we are having our first ever Ice Cream Social. Come and enjoy ice cream and all the great toppings then watch the free movie The Music Man. Bronner Performing Arts Center http://www.frankenmuth.k12.mi.us/files/5814/5018/6661/winter-sprnig_2016.pdf
    February 126:00PM 8:00PM
    Bay City: SLIDE-IN MOVIE - Penguins of Madagascar @ Dow Bay Family Y
    Put a new twist on family movie night and join us in the pool for our Slide-In Movies. Watch a movie while floating down the lazy river or relax in the leisure pool. Be sure to walk the “red carpet” and slide into the pool via our water slide prior to the movie beginning. Please bring your own small float. Pool party begins at 6:30pm and the movie begins at approximately 7:00 pm. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Friday, Oct 9 The Goonies Friday, Nov 13 Disney’s The Muppets Friday, Dec 11 Home Alone Friday, Feb 12 Penguins of Madagascar Y-Member $3 Prospective Member $5 http://www.ymcabaycity.org/programs/program-guides/
    February 126:30PM 8:30PM
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    February 12All Day
    Frankenmuth: FREE Friday Family Movie Night - The Music Man @ Bronner Performing Art Center
    Jan. Cinderella Feb. The Music Man March. Malificent
    February 127:00PM 9:00PM
    Frankenmuth: FREE - Friday Family Movie Night @ Bronner Performing Arts Center
    Friday Family Movie Night Friday, January 15: Cinderella Friday, February 12: The Music Man Friday, March 18: Maleficent 7:00 PM We are bringing back Friday family movie nights at the Bronner Performing Arts Center. On the third Friday of the month starting in January we will show a family friendly movie rated G or PG for FREE! You can even wear your jammies and bring your favorite blanket. Concessions will be available. http://www.frankenmuth.k12.mi.us/files/5814/5018/6661/winter-sprnig_2016.pdf
    February 127:00PM 9:00PM
    Freeland: BIG KIDS OPEN GYM @ MidMichigan Gym
    BIG KIDS OPEN GYM: Fridays from 7pm-8:30pm. Ages 5-14yrs. Cost is $7 each. You do not need to be in a gymnastics class to participate. A waiver form must be on file for each participant. Open gym will not be held on Holidays or Holiday Weekends. Please see the website for open gym cancellations. http://www.midmichigangym.com/parties---open-gym.html
    February 127:00PM 8:30PM
  • Event Name Event Date Start Time End Time
    Midland: City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting)
    City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting) Hours: Friday 4-9pm Saturday 10am-9pm Sunday Noon-6pm Toboggans $8.00 per toboggan 1 Hour Rental Ice Skates $4.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Sled $4.00 per sled 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Classic) $10.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Skate) $15.00 per Pair 2 Hour Rental Call for conditions - 989-399-0506 http://mi-midland.civicplus.com/1574/Hours-Prices-Information
    February 12All Day
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 12All Day
    Saginaw: Toughest Monster Truck Tour @ The Dow Event Center Arena
    Toughest Monster Truck Tour Date: 2/12/2016 - 7:30 PM 2/13/2016 - 7:30 PM 2/13/2016 - 1:00 PM The Toughest Monster Truck Tour is coming to The Dow Event Center in Saginaw on February 12-13, 2016 for three incredible shows. This is a brand new monster truck show at the Dow Event Center. This event will bring in dirt to build jumps and obstacles. This event will feature the newest Bigfoot truck driven by World Record Holder Dan Runte. Bigfoot is celebrating 40 years since its original creation this year. The creation of Bigfoot spawned the monster truck industry as we know it today. This event will bring in several other trucks that have not been seen at the Dow before including Quad Chaos, Over Bored and Wild Thang. 6 total trucks will compete. Tickets are available at The Dow Event Center Box Office, Ticketmaster.com or by calling (800)745-3000.
    February 127:30PM 8:30PM
    Bay City: FREE - Winter Festival @ Bay City State Recreation Area
    Winter Festival WHEN: Saturday, February 13at 10 AM Youth fishing derby, Ice safety presentation, Snow snake clinic and race, Raffle for kids, sled race, bird hike and feeding, puppet shows, birdy bingo, Kid's craft corner, sled race, snowman building contest,smowshoe expedition, evening nocturnal owl calling hike and more. https://www.facebook.com/events/477972185720468/
    February 139:00AM 6:00PM
    Saginaw: G’Day Koala! @ Mid-Michigan Children's Museum
    G’Day Koala! Date: 2/13/2016 Time: 10:00 AM TO 4:00 PM Guess which bear sleeps 18 to 20 hours a day and climbs trees? Yes, the cute and cuddly Koala Bear! These mammals are fast becoming endangered. Crawl over to the Art Mart area to make a take-home koala draft. listen to the rainmaker musical instrument, and make sure you visit our pop-up pet area. With regular paid admission. MMCM members play free. 9893996626
    February 1310:00AM 4:00PM
    Saginaw; Family Life Medical Clinic
    Family Life Medical Clinic - 2nd Sat. of the month, 10am-1pm Family Life Health Clinic: Partnering with St. Mary’s of Michigan: Center of Hope, this community clinic is open every 2nd Saturday of the month from 10 am – 1 pm to meet the medical needs of people in the community who are underinsured or don’t have health insurance at all. The services and referrals are free to those who need help. With our medical clinic we can prevent prescription abuse (sharing or taking). Those with mental health and substance abuse issues can receive the proper help and services they need. Must have photo I.D., Social Security card, and proof of income. 989-753-1151
    February 1310:00AM 1:00PM
    Saginaw: FREE - Wandering with Wildlife (Ages 7-13) @ Green Point Environmental Learning Center
    Wandering with Wildlife When: Dec. 12 at 10-11:30am Cost: FREE Play silly games and explore the great outdoors at the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge in this action-packed adventure series. Join Ranger Autumn every Saturday morning at Green Point as she leads age-appropriate, hands-on activities about a variety of wildlife topics. A portion of each session will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather. Wandering with Wildlife is geared towards ages 7-13 with an adult. Programs are drop-in and free of charge. Younger children will want to check out our Thursday program, Reading on the Refuge! http://www.fws.gov/nwrs/threecolumn.aspx?id=2147582124
    February 1310:00AM 11:30AM
    Bay City: FREE - Winter Festival @ Bay City State Recreation Area
    Winter Festival When: Saturday, February 13, 10 AM Cost: FREE Youth fishing derby, Ice safety presentation, Snow snake clinic and race, Raffle for kids, sled race, bird hike and feeding, puppet shows, birdy bingo, Kid's craft corner, sled race, snowman building contest,smowshoe expedition, evening nocturnal owl calling hike and more. https://www.facebook.com/events/477972185720468/
    February 1310:00AM 4:00PM
    Midland: FREE - Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime @ Barnes & Noble
    Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime Saturday February 13, 2016 11:00 AM FREE Monster comes home from vacation and discovers a box of chocolates on his doorstep. He knows he should share it with his friends, but what if there's none left for him after everyone has a piece? Join us Saturday, February 13 at 11:00AM for a special Storytime featuring Love Monster and the Last Chocolate. Activities and coloring to follow. 989-835-5037 http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2169
    February 1311:00AM 11:30AM
    Bay City: FREE - Winter Candy Forest Craft (All Ages) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Winter Candy Forest Craft (All Ages) When: Sat, Feb 13, 11 am-12 pm or 2-3 pm Cost: FREE Create an edible pine forest with frosting, candy and ice cream cones. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 1311:00AM 12:00PM
    Saginaw: FREE - Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime @ Barnes and Noble
    Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime When: Saturday February 13, 2016 11:00 AM Monster comes home from vacation and discovers a box of chocolates on his doorstep. He knows he should share it with his friends, but what if there's none left for him after everyone has a piece? Join us Saturday February 13, 2016 11:00 AM for a special Storytime featuring Love Monster and the Last Chocolate. Activities and coloring to follow. http://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2841
    February 1311:00AM 11:30AM
    University Center: FREE - SVSU Cardinal Kids Club - Volleyball Clinic @ Saginaw Valley State University
    Volleyball Clinic February 13, 2016 11:30 am - 12:30 pm in O'Neill Arena Basketball games vs. Michigan Tech at 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
    February 1311:30AM 12:30PM
    Saginaw: Skating at Hoyt Park
    Sat Jan 23 - 4pm to 7pm - the only one under the lights. Sponsored by Dow Chemical Sat Jan 30 - noon to 4pm-Sponsor Catholic Federal Credit Union 1 to 3pm free skate instruction with Saginaw Valley State U hockey team Sat Feb 6 - noon to 4pm Sun Feb 7 - noon to 4pm ... 1 to 2pm learn to skate and skate with Saginaw Spirit players Sat Feb 13 - noon to 4pm Sat Feb 20 - noon to 4pm Sat Feb 20 - OUTHOUSE RACES - TIME TBD This is the same day as Ice Blast later in the day Free hot chocolate & cookies 350 pairs of skates for rent $2 each (some figure skates some hockey) a few sleds and saucers for rent Hosted by Friends of Hoyt Park & Positive Results Downtown Saginaw (Pride) More details to come including more sponsors. https://www.facebook.com/hoytpark/
    February 1312:00PM 4:00PM
    Midland: Kids & Canvas – Valentine Hedgehogs (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Creative 360
    Kids & Canvas – Valentine Hedgehogs Date(s) - 02/13/2016, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Valentine HedgehogsModeled after our popular Cocktails & Canvas event for adults, Kids & Canvas is specifically designed for children to experience a fun creative activity even if they “don’t do art!” We provide the materials and the instruction. It’s like follow-the-leader in art! Ursula Steckert will lead her charges through the process where everyone paints their own version of the featured painting. $20 cash/check; $23 debit/credit. Please pre-register. Saturday, March 12 / 12:30 – 2:00 pm /Owl Monday, April 18 (PD Day, no school) / 10:00 – 11:30 am / Welcome Spring! 989-837-1885 www.becreative360.org
    February 1312:30PM 2:00PM
    Midland: FREE - Families in Nature: Winter Shelters @ Chippewa Nature Center
    Families in Nature: Winter Shelters WHEN: 2/13/2016 1:00 PM There’s no better way to enjoy time outdoors than as a family! Venture out to Chippewa Nature Center for our monthly Families in Nature program series. Join CNC’s naturalists for this outdoor program to explore the wonders of Michigan’s seasons. Winter survival hangs in the balance as animals prepare their shelters for the harsh weather. Join Educator Victoria Zablocki to seek out, talk about and create winter shelters to determine if you would survive the season! Free of Charge; All Ages Welcome (under 18 with an adult) http://chippewanaturecenter.doubleknot.com/event/1443226
    February 131:00PM 2:00PM
    Saginaw: Toughest Monster Truck Tour @ The Dow Event Center Arena
    Toughest Monster Truck Tour Date: 2/12/2016 - 7:30 PM 2/13/2016 - 7:30 PM 2/13/2016 - 1:00 PM The Toughest Monster Truck Tour is coming to The Dow Event Center in Saginaw on February 12-13, 2016 for three incredible shows. This is a brand new monster truck show at the Dow Event Center. This event will bring in dirt to build jumps and obstacles. This event will feature the newest Bigfoot truck driven by World Record Holder Dan Runte. Bigfoot is celebrating 40 years since its original creation this year. The creation of Bigfoot spawned the monster truck industry as we know it today. This event will bring in several other trucks that have not been seen at the Dow before including Quad Chaos, Over Bored and Wild Thang. 6 total trucks will compete. Tickets are available at The Dow Event Center Box Office, Ticketmaster.com or by calling (800)745-3000.
    February 131:00PM 2:00PM
    Bay City: FREE - Winter Candy Forest Craft (All Ages) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Winter Candy Forest Craft (All Ages) When: Sat, Feb 13, 11 am-12 pm or 2-3 pm Cost: FREE Create an edible pine forest with frosting, candy and ice cream cones. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 132:00PM 3:00PM
    Saginaw: Traditional Tea Ceremony @ Japanese Cultural Center and Tea House
    Maccha Tea (powdered green tea) and a Japanese sweet. Admission: $8/ person Limited seating, rsvp. 989-759-1648 www.japaneseculturalcenter.org
    February 132:00PM 3:00PM
    Midland: City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting)
    City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting) Hours: Friday 4-9pm Saturday 10am-9pm Sunday Noon-6pm Toboggans $8.00 per toboggan 1 Hour Rental Ice Skates $4.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Sled $4.00 per sled 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Classic) $10.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Skate) $15.00 per Pair 2 Hour Rental Call for conditions - 989-399-0506 http://mi-midland.civicplus.com/1574/Hours-Prices-Information
    February 13All Day
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    February 13All Day
  • Event Name Event Date Start Time End Time
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 13All Day
    Saginaw: Toughest Monster Truck Tour @ The Dow Event Center Arena
    Toughest Monster Truck Tour Date: 2/12/2016 - 7:30 PM 2/13/2016 - 7:30 PM 2/13/2016 - 1:00 PM The Toughest Monster Truck Tour is coming to The Dow Event Center in Saginaw on February 12-13, 2016 for three incredible shows. This is a brand new monster truck show at the Dow Event Center. This event will bring in dirt to build jumps and obstacles. This event will feature the newest Bigfoot truck driven by World Record Holder Dan Runte. Bigfoot is celebrating 40 years since its original creation this year. The creation of Bigfoot spawned the monster truck industry as we know it today. This event will bring in several other trucks that have not been seen at the Dow before including Quad Chaos, Over Bored and Wild Thang. 6 total trucks will compete. Tickets are available at The Dow Event Center Box Office, Ticketmaster.com or by calling (800)745-3000.
    February 137:30PM 8:30PM
    Saginaw: Ice Skating at Hoyt Park
    Ice Skating WHEN: 1/24,1/31,2/7,2/14,&2/21-2016 at 12-4pm COST: $2 ice & hockey skate rental, free hot cocoa & cookies Description: Adult supervised Ice Skating, sledding, $2 ice & hockey skate rental, free hot cocoa & cookies. Newly renovated warming house & indoor bathrooms. Warming house open noon to 4pm-1/24,1/31,2/7,2/14,&2/21-2016. Put on your calendar & make plans now to bring all your family & friends. https://www.facebook.com/hoytpark/?fref=nf
    February 1412:00PM 4:00PM
    Frankenmuth: FREE - Read To Me Story Hour @ Charlin’s Book Nook
    Introduce your child to literature with "Read to me story hour" Every Sunday from 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm, will read aloud from one of our children's books. Its a good time for both adults and children and snacks are provided. Stop by next Sunday! Call or stop by today to learn about our upcoming events. 989-652-2900
    February 142:30PM 3:30PM
    Frankenmuth: Community Concert Series @ Bronner Performing Arts Center
    Community Concert Series Sunday, February 14, 7:00 PM Show Tickets $10 Adult -$8 Seniors -$5 Students Join us for our Continuing Sunday evening Community Concert Series. The concerts will feature the Saginaw Bay Symphony Orchestra Chamber Series. Stephen Shipps Guest Conductor. Celebrate the most romantic day of the year by experiencing some of the most romantic music ever written. Hand picked for you and your valentine. Pre order your tickets and give your special someone a rose and chocolate for and additional http://www.frankenmuth.k12.mi.us/files/5814/5018/6661/winter-sprnig_2016.pdf
    February 147:00PM 9:00PM
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 14All Day
    Hemlock: FREE - Play to Learn (ages birth - 5) @ Raucholz Library
    Play to Learn (ages birth - 5) Meets every Monday (late Sept-mid May) from 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. This is for children birth to age 5. Parents/guardians stay and all play, socialize, sing, learn and have fun.
    February 159:00AM 11:00AM
    Bay City: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD Career Center
    Playgroup When: Mondays at 9:30-10:45am (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 159:30AM 10:45AM
    Midland: Playgroup - Romp & Stomp @ Midland Evangelical Free Church
    Playgroup - Romp & Stomp When: Monday - 10-11:30am (October 5, 2015 through May 16, 2016) Families and children (up to age seven) are invited to play together in Midland Free’s gym on Monday mornings from 10:00 to 11:30 am. This program is open to the public and the cost is $1 per family to attend. The morning consists of free play, focusing on large motor skills and playing well with others. Occasionally, there will be special organized games and/or activities for children to participate in with their families. This program meets from October 5, 2015 through May 16, 2016. Contact JoDee Phillips at JoDeePhillips@mefchurch.org or 989.631.4411 x1015.
    February 1510:00AM 11:30AM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1510:30AM 12:00PM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1510:30AM 12:00PM
    Bay City: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD Career Center
    Playgroup When: Mondays at 11-12:15pm (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 1511:00AM 12:15PM
    Bay City: FREE - 2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: Mon 1/11 – 2/22 10:00 – 10:30 am Mon 1/11 – 2/22 11:00 – 11:30 am Cost: Free A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1511:00AM 11:30AM
    Saginaw: FREE - Puppet Show - "Ananzi and the Talking Melon" @ Wickes Library
    Puppet Show - "Ananzi and the Talking Melon" - Wickes Date 15 February 2016 Time 4:30 PM Celebrate African American History Month at the Public Libraries of Saginaw Saginaw's favorite Puppeteers: Ms. Rhonda Farrell-Butler and Ms. Linda Bryant Greedy Anansi is up to his old tricks again in this African Folktale, Anansi and the Talking Melon. Lazy Anansi eats his way into Elephant's melon, but is then too full and bloated to crawl out. The sneaky spider decides it is a perfect opportunity to play a trick and so he convinces Elephant that he owns a talking melon. Elephant can't wait to share his exciting discovery with King Monkey. Everyone will enjoy all the commotion as other animals in the jungle join Elephant on his journey to tell King Monkey about his talking melon. Monday, February 15 4:30 pm Wickes Saturday, February 20 2:00 pm Butman-Fish Monday, February 22 4:30 pm Hoyt Friday, February 26 10:30 am Zauel (this is their preschool story time) 989-752-3821
    February 154:30PM 5:30PM
    Saginaw: FREE - MakerSpace Mondays @ Butman-Fish Library
    MakerSpace Mondays Mondays - January 4, 11 and 25 at 5:00 p.m. Come and tinker with us! Drop-in from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Activities will vary each week. Call 989-799-9160 for more information.
    February 155:00PM 7:00PM
    Frankenmuth: FREE - Lego Club @ Wickson Memorial Library
    Lego Club The first and third Monday of every month Build It! LEGO Club enthusiasts building and sharing their love for LEGO. Meetings consist of games, books, ideas and building themes. Children will have the opportunity to show off their LEGO building knowledge and skills. Ages 4 to 14 989-652-8323 http://www.wicksonlibrary.org/#!children/c1r8t
    February 156:30PM 7:45PM
    Midland: FREE - Monday Storytime @ Barnes & Noble
    Monday Storytime Monday at 7:00 PM FREE Join us for our weekly Monday night Storytime. We read a variety of stories and have activities to go along with them. This event is geared to preschool and up children. 989-835-5037 http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2169
    February 157:00PM 7:30PM
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 15All Day
    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    February 169:00AM 10:00AM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup "Wiggles and Wisedom" @ Bay County Medical Care Facility
    Playgroup "Wiggles and Wisedom" When: Tuesdays 9:30-10:30am (starting Dec. 8) Cost: FREE This is an organized playgroup for children ages 1-5 years of age with the older members of our community to encourage communication, bonding and play time throughout the generations. Contact Kati Roper at (989)892-3591 ext. 128 if you are interested.
    February 169:30AM 10:30AM
  • Event Name Event Date Start Time End Time
    Bay City: FREE - 4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 4 by Dec 14) When: Tue 1/12 – 2/23 10:00 – 10:30 am Cost: Free Stories, activities, and crafts! A parent or caregiver is welcome, but not required to attend. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1610:00AM 10:30AM
    Midland: Preschool Swim (Adult Required) @ Midland Community Center
    Preschool Swim (Adult Required) Tue/Thu 10:00-11:00 am http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1610:00AM 11:00AM
    Bay City: FREE - 2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: Mon 1/11 – 2/22 10:00 – 10:30 am Mon 1/11 – 2/22 11:00 – 11:30 am Cost: Free A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1610:00AM 10:30AM
    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    February 1610:00AM 11:00AM
    Saginaw: Play Group @ Center Courts
    Ages: 3 and under Tuesday & Thursday - 10-11am - Sept. thru May
    February 1610:00AM 11:00AM
    Bay City: FREE - 2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time When: Tue 1/12 – 2/23 10:15 – 10:45 am Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Age: child should turn 2 by Dec 14 Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 1610:15AM 10:45AM
    Bridgeport: FREE - Children's Story Hour @ Bridgeport Public Library
    Children's Story Hour Tuesday - 6:30-7:30pm Come join Miss Cindy for stories and crafts. 777-6030 http://www.bridgeportlibrary.org/news-events/lib-cal/childrens-story-hour-1/2016-01-05
    February 1610:30AM 11:15AM
    Midland: WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:30am - 12:00pm Located in the North Gym. It is free play with bean bags, balls, parachutes, tennis, t-ball, soccer, basketball, and much more. Each day will feature different activities. This is a parent/child playtime. Parent participation is required. Play groups are welcome! $5/child Free for Premier Members http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1610:30AM 12:00PM
    Hemlock: FREE - Preschool Story Hour (ages 3 - 5) - RSVP 989-642-8621 @ Raucholz Library
    Preschool Story Hour (ages 3 - 5) Every Tuesday, from 10:30 - 11:30 am., September through May, the library holds story hour. During this hour, the children will listen to stories, do finger plays, sing songs and make a craft. YOU MUST REGISTER TO ATTEND.
    February 1610:30AM 11:30AM
    Chesaning: FREE - Story Hours (RSVP REQUIRED) @ River Rapids District Library
    Story Hour When: Every Tuesday and Thursday - Story Hour at 10:30 am. Young kids 2-4 can come and enjoy storys, snacks, crafts, and games. Pre-registration required. 989-845-6931 http://www.riverrapidslibrary.org/
    February 1610:30AM 11:30AM
    Saginaw: FREE - Peter Rabbit Storytime @ Barnes and Noble
    Peter Rabbit Storytime When: Tuesday February 16, 2016 11:00 AM Special Event, Children's Event, Storytime (Childrens) Join us on Saturday, February 20 at 11:00AM for a special Storytime in celebration of the 150th Anniversary of Peter Rabbit. We will be reading The Classic Tale of Peter Rabbit: And Other Cherished Stories. Activities will round out the fun. http://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2841
    February 1611:00AM 11:30AM
    Bay City: FREE - Baby Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Baby Story Time (for ages 23 months & younger) WHEN: Tue 1/12– 2/23 11:00 – 11:30 am COST: FREE A story, song, and toy time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1611:00AM 11:30AM
    Midland: FREE - CRAFTY READERS (K - 3rd GRADERS) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    CRAFTY READERS (K - 3rd GRADERS) Snow Flurries! Tuesday, February 16 4:15-5:00 PM or 6:30- 7:15 PM Well the weather outside may be frightful but there is nothing more delightful than February Crafty Readers! Kids will enjoy a snack, create a snow themed craft, and hear cozy stories all about the winter season. Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow! Registration required. Sign up at the Youth Services Desk or call 837-3466 beginning January 1st. 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 164:15PM 5:00PM
    Saginaw: FREE - Lego Club @ Wickes Library
    LEGO Club - Wickes When: 20 October 2015, 4:30 PM Wickes Library will hosting its monthly LEGO Club on September 8, 2015. Kids ages 7-12 are welcome to participate at the club meetings held on the second Tuesday of each month during the school year. A LEGO challenge will be issued at each meeting; however, kids are free to build as they desire. No registration is required. 989-752-3821 http://www.saginawlibrary.org
    February 164:30PM 5:30PM
    Shepherd: FREE Martial Arts Class @ West Midland Family Center
    Free Martial Arts Classes - ages 5 years old to adult Register Tuesday nights during class 6-7 pm beginners, 7-8 pm advanced 989-832-3256 www.wmfc.org
    February 166:00PM 8:00PM
    Bridgeport: FREE - Children's Story Hour @ Bridgeport Public Library
    Children's Story Hour Tuesday - 6:30-7:30pm Come join Miss Cindy for stories and crafts. 777-6030 http://www.bridgeportlibrary.org/news-events/lib-cal/childrens-story-hour-1/2016-01-05
    February 166:30PM 7:30PM
    Midland: FREE - CRAFTY READERS (K - 3rd GRADERS) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    CRAFTY READERS (K - 3rd GRADERS) Snow Flurries! Tuesday, February 16 4:15-5:00 PM or 6:30- 7:15 PM Well the weather outside may be frightful but there is nothing more delightful than February Crafty Readers! Kids will enjoy a snack, create a snow themed craft, and hear cozy stories all about the winter season. Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow! Registration required. Sign up at the Youth Services Desk or call 837-3466 beginning January 1st. 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 166:30PM 7:15PM
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    February 16All Day
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 16All Day
    Saginaw: Toddler Time @ Mid-Michigan Children's Museum
    Toddler Time @ Mid-Michigan Children's Museum Date: Every Wednesday, 9:30 – 10:00 a.m. through May 25, 2016. Toddler time will consist of story time, finger play and toddlers in motion. These sessions will run approximately 15-20 minutes. With regular paid admission. MMCM members are free. Includes all day gallery play. 989-399-6626
    February 179:30AM 10:00AM
  • Event Name Event Date Start Time End Time
    Midland: FREE - Playgroup @ Longview Early Childhood Center
    Playgroups - 1st & 3rd Wednesday, 9:30-11:30am Great Start Playgroup for children ages birth through three years old Playgroup will be at the Longview Early Childhood Center located at 337 Lemke St. Midland, MI 48642 in Room 309 located in the WIC wing and is for children ages 0-3 years old. Contact person: Kelly Miller 989.837.6659 Please note: If Midland Public Schools are closed for weather, or if there is a two hour delay there will be no playgroup. http://greatstartmidland.org/parents/playgroups/
    February 179:30AM 11:30AM
    University Center: Kids Splash (Parents FREE) @ Delta College Fitness & Rec Center
    Kids Splash Day: Wednesday Time: 10:00-11:30am Fee: $5/child/visit, Adults Free Parents, would you like a break in the middle of your hectic week? Bring your children to swim in our leisure pool and you get in free. This allows children 6 Months to 5 years old to enjoy recreational swimming in our leisure pool. All children must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older and the Adult must be in the water with children 5 years old and under. This is a great way to have fun with your child while interacting with other Families. 989-686-9518. http://www.delta.edu/files/FitnessCenter/Winter2016swimmingclassflyer.pdf
    February 1710:00AM 11:30AM
    University Center: Kids Splash (Parents FREE) @ Delta College Fitness & Rec Center
    Kids Splash Day: Wednesday Time: 10:00-11:30am Fee: $5/child/visit, Adults Free Parents, would you like a break in the middle of your hectic week? Bring your children to swim in our leisure pool and you get in free. This allows children 6 Months to 5 years old to enjoy recreational swimming in our leisure pool. All children must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older and the Adult must be in the water with children 5 years old and under. This is a great way to have fun with your child while interacting with other Families. 989-686-9518. http://www.delta.edu/files/FitnessCenter/Winter2016swimmingclassflyer.pdf
    February 1710:00AM 11:30AM
    Bay City: FREE - 2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time When: Tue 1/12 – 2/23 10:15 – 10:45 am Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Age: child should turn 2 by Dec 14 Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 1710:15AM 10:45AM
    Auburn: FREE - 2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Thu 1/14 – 2/25 11:15 – 11:45 am Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1710:15AM 10:45AM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1710:30AM 12:00PM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1710:30AM 12:00PM
    Midland: FREE - Wednesday Storytime @ Barnes & Noble
    Wednesday Storytime Wednesday at 11:00 AM FREE Join us every Wednesday for another weekly Storytime. Stories and activities vary each week. Wednesday Storytime is usually geared for preschool ages and younger. 989-835-5037 http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2169
    February 1711:00AM 11:30AM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD LLC Bay
    Playgroup When: Wednesdays at 11am - 12:15pm (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 1711:00AM 12:15PM
    Bay City: FREE -Baby Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Baby Story Time When: Wed 1/13 – 2/24 11:15 – 11:45 am Age: ages 23 months & younger Cost: FREE A story, song, and toy time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 1711:15AM 11:45AM
    Pinconning: FREE - Flower Pot Snowman (Ages 5-12) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Pinconning Library
    Flower Pot Snowman (Ages 5-12) When: Wed, Feb 17, 3:30-4:30 pm Cost: FREE Drop in to paint a terracotta pot snowman! 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    February 173:30PM 4:30PM
    Bay City: FREE - Creative Kids Book Club: (Grades 1-3) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Creative Kids Book Club: (Grades 1-3) When: Wed, Feb 17, 4-5 pm ® begins Jan 20 Cost: FREE Friends 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 174:00PM 5:00PM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD LLC Bay
    Playgroup When: Wednesdays at 5-6:15pm (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 175:00PM 6:15PM
    Pinconning: FREE - Family Story Time @ Pinconning Library
    Family Story Time When: *Wed 1/13 – 2/24 6:00 – 6:30 pm Cost: Free Stories, activities, and loads of fun! 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    February 176:00PM 6:30PM
    Hemlock: FREE - Lego Club @ Raucholz Library
    Meets the third Thursday of every month, 6:30p.m. - 7:30 p.m. For ages 7 -12; younger kids (under 7 must have parent stay). Kids get together and make models from LEGOS. Sometimes they create what they want; other times they are given a topic.
    February 176:30PM 7:30PM
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    February 17All Day
    Midland: FREE - Monday Storytime @ Barnes & Noble
    Monday Storytime Monday at 7:00 PM FREE Join us for our weekly Monday night Storytime. We read a variety of stories and have activities to go along with them. This event is geared to preschool and up children. 989-835-5037 http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2169
    February 177:00PM 7:30PM
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 17All Day
    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    February 189:00AM 10:00AM
    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    February 1810:00AM 11:00AM
  • Event Name Event Date Start Time End Time
    Saginaw: Play Group @ Center Courts
    Ages: 3 and under Tuesday & Thursday - 10-11am - Sept. thru May
    February 1810:00AM 11:00AM
    Midland: Preschool Swim (Adult Required) @ Midland Community Center
    Preschool Swim (Adult Required) Tue/Thu 10:00-11:00 am http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1810:00AM 11:00AM
    Saginaw: FREE - Reading on the Refuge (Ages 3-6) @ Green Point Environmental Learning Center
    Reading on the Refuge When: Thursdays at 10-11am Cost: FREE Event Description: Listen to stories about nature and wiggle with wonder at the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge as we enjoy some free-play in the outdoors. Join Ranger Autumn every Thursday morning at Green Point as she leads age-appropriate, hands-on activities about a variety of wildlife topics. A portion of each session will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather. Reading on the Refuge is geared towards ages 3-6 with an adult. Programs are drop-in and free of charge. Older children will want to check out our Saturday program, Wandering with Wildlife! http://www.fws.gov/nwrs/threecolumn.aspx?id=2147582124
    February 1810:00AM 11:00AM
    Auburn: FREE - Baby Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    Baby Story Time (for ages 23 months & younger) When: Thu 1/14 – 2/25 10:15 – 10:45 am Cost: FREE A story, song, and toy time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1810:15AM 10:45AM
    Pinconning: FREE - 2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time @ Pinconning Library
    2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: *Thu 1/14 – 2/25 10:30 – 11:00 am Cost: Free A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    February 1810:30AM 11:00AM
    Saginaw: FREE - Preschool Storytime: Mind Your Manners @ Zauel Library
    Preschool Storytime: Mind Your Manners - Zauel Date 18 February 2016 Time 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Manners help make the world go round smoothly. Children 3-5 years of age with a loving adult are invited to attend our storytime for 30 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! Contact Phone 989-799-2771
    February 1810:30AM 11:00AM
    Midland: WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:30am - 12:00pm Located in the North Gym. It is free play with bean bags, balls, parachutes, tennis, t-ball, soccer, basketball, and much more. Each day will feature different activities. This is a parent/child playtime. Parent participation is required. Play groups are welcome! $5/child Free for Premier Members http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1810:30AM 12:00PM
    Chesaning: FREE - Story Hours (RSVP REQUIRED) @ River Rapids District Library
    Story Hour When: Every Tuesday and Thursday - Story Hour at 10:30 am. Young kids 2-4 can come and enjoy storys, snacks, crafts, and games. Pre-registration required. 989-845-6931 http://www.riverrapidslibrary.org/
    February 1810:30AM 11:30AM
    Midland: FREE - Story Hour--Not a Buzz to be Found @ Chippewa Nature Center
    Story Hour--Not a Buzz to be Found WHEN: 2/18/2016 9:30 AM and 11AM Come spend an hour learning about nature with your preschool-aged child or grandchild! The hour will include a nature-themed story, a craft, and an outdoor activity. The hour may also include songs, art, rhymes, and other age-appropriate activities. Each week is a different theme based on the seasons. Ages: 3-5 year olds (accompanied by an adult); Free of charge; No registration required http://chippewanaturecenter.doubleknot.com/event/1443226
    February 1811:00AM 12:00PM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD LLC Bay
    Playgroup When: Thursdays at 11am - 12:15pm (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 1811:00AM 12:15PM
    Bay City: FREE - 4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time When: Thu 1/14 – 2/25 11:15 – 11:45 a Age: child should turn 4 by Dec 14 Stories, activities, and music! A parent or caregiver is welcome, but not required to attend. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 1811:15AM 11:45AM
    Auburn: FREE - 2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Thu 1/14 – 2/25 11:15 – 11:45 am Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1811:15AM 11:45AM
    Midland: FREE - Newborn Parenting Support Group @ MidMichigan Medical Center
    Newborn Parenting Support Group – Every Thursday from 1-2:30pm. The Newborn Parenting Support Group meets weekly to address the unique concerns of new parents. Sessions are led by an experienced childbirth educator and cover a new topic each week. Discussions focus on the special needs of group members as they adjust to their baby and new role as parents. This support group gives participants the opportunity to make new friends and enjoy the social and emotional support of other new parents. Participants are encouraged to bring their babies and join as soon as they can after birth. Newborn Parenting Support Group takes place on the campus of MidMichigan Medical Center – Midland inside the Center for Women’s Health Building. Registration is not required, and all sessions are free. For more information or directions, call MidMichigan Health Line at (800) 999-3199 or (989) 837-9090.
    February 181:00PM 2:30PM
    Midland: FREE - Story Hour--Not a Buzz to be Found @ Chippewa Nature Center
    Story Hour--Not a Buzz to be Found WHEN: 2/18/2016 9:30 AM and 11AM Come spend an hour learning about nature with your preschool-aged child or grandchild! The hour will include a nature-themed story, a craft, and an outdoor activity. The hour may also include songs, art, rhymes, and other age-appropriate activities. Each week is a different theme based on the seasons. Ages: 3-5 year olds (accompanied by an adult); Free of charge; No registration required http://chippewanaturecenter.doubleknot.com/event/1443226
    February 181:00PM 2:00PM
    Pinconning: FREE - Mad Scientists (Grades 2-6 – Children Only) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Pinconning Library
    Mad Scientists (Grades 2-6 – Children Only) When: Thu, Feb 18, 3:45-4:45 pm ® Cost: FREE Hands-on science - Sweet & Sticky 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    February 183:45PM 4:45PM
    Bay City: FREE - Lego Club (Grades 3-6) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Lego Club (Grades 3-6) WHEN: Thu, Feb 18, 4:30-6 pm ® begins Jan 21 FREE Join us for Lego building fun at the library! Make your own unique Lego creations! We supply the Legos and you supply the imagination. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 184:30PM 6:00PM
    Midland: $3 Swim Night @ Midland Community Center
    Swim for $3 Jan. 2- May 29 on Thursdays 5-8pm To swim alone children must be 7 years old; otherwise a parent must be IN THE WATER and within arm reach of the child at all times. Swimmers must be 15 years old to be alone in the hot tub. Children must be able to swim 15 yards to use the slide alone; if not, they must wear a lifejacket (provided by Community Center) and ride down with an adult 18 years or older. East Pool length swim: Because these times are scheduled for length swim not personal instruction, please follow length swim etiquette, including, but not limited to: staying to the proper side of the lane, swimming not playing, coaching or walking in the lane, adjusting lanes for appropriate speed. Lifeguards will assist with any guidance needed. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 185:00PM 8:00PM
    Saginaw: Family Meetings with the Great Lakes Bay Autism Center @ Mid-Michigan Children's Museum
    Monthly family meetings at the Mid-Michigan Children's Museum provide parents with support and more resources, while the children have a supervised play experience. Oct. 15: Learn about Camp Cardinal Kidz day camp for children on the autism spectrum Nov. 19: Heather Beson, Saginaw County Community Mental Health tells us about Saginaw County autism first responder cards Jan. 21, 2016: Lisa, Spectrum Autism Center Feb. 18, 2016: Heather on diet and nutrition for people on the spectrum Mar. 17, 2016: Pamela Novik-Bell talks about the steps to take to file for guardianship April 21, 2016: To be announced May 19, 2016: To be announced https://www.facebook.com/greatlakesbayautismcenter or http://glbac.org/
    February 186:00PM 7:30PM
    Bay City: FREE - Family Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Family Story Time When: Thu 1/14 – 2/25 6:30 – 7:15 pm Cost: FREE Stories, activities, and crafts! 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    February 186:30PM 7:15PM
    Saginaw: FREE - Peter Rabbit Storytime @ Barnes and Noble
    Peter Rabbit Storytime When: Thursday February 18, 2016 6:30 PM Special Event, Children's Event, Storytime (Childrens) Join us on Thursday February 18, 2016 6:30 PM for a special Storytime in celebration of the 150th Anniversary of Peter Rabbit. We will be reading The Classic Tale of Peter Rabbit: And Other Cherished Stories. Activities will round out the fun. http://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2841
    February 186:30PM 7:00PM
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    Bay City: FREE - Family Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Family Story Time When: *Thu 1/14 – 2/25 6:30 – 7:00 pm Cost: Free Stories, activities, and loads of fun! 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 186:30PM 7:00PM
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    February 18All Day
    Midland: City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting)
    City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting) Hours: Friday 4-9pm Saturday 10am-9pm Sunday Noon-6pm Toboggans $8.00 per toboggan 1 Hour Rental Ice Skates $4.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Sled $4.00 per sled 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Classic) $10.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Skate) $15.00 per Pair 2 Hour Rental Call for conditions - 989-399-0506 http://mi-midland.civicplus.com/1574/Hours-Prices-Information
    February 18All Day
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 18All Day
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Hughes Elementary
    Playgroup When: Friday at 10-11:15am (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 1910:00AM 11:15AM
    Freeland: PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM @ MidMichigan Gym
    PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM: Fridays 10am-11am and 1pm-2pm. Ages: 12 months (good walker) through 6 years. Cost is $5 each. You do not need to be in a gymnastics class to participate. A waiver form must be on file for each participant. Open gym will not be held on Holidays or Holiday Weekends. Please see the website for open gym cancellations. http://www.midmichigangym.com/parties---open-gym.html
    February 1910:00AM 11:00AM
    Midland: Friday Storytime @ Dow Gardens
    Friday Storytime Fridays at 10:00AM Beginning May 1st, 2015! Join us in the Children’s Garden and listen to fun stories. Then, busy yourself with exciting activities like running through a sprinkler, harvesting vegetables, or showing off your fairy or superhero costumes!​ Fall/Winter storytime is held in our visitor's center. The second Friday of the month (June - August) is Super Story Time! 989-631-2677 www.dowgardens.org
    February 1910:00AM 11:00AM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Hughes Elementary
    Playgroup When: Friday at 10-11:15am (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    February 1910:00AM 11:15AM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1910:30AM 12:00PM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    February 1910:30AM 12:00PM
    Bay City: FREE - Friday Fun (Ages 2-5 + Adult) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Friday Fun (Ages 2-5 + Adult) When: Fri, Feb 19, 11 am-12 pm ® begins Jan 22 Cost: Free Stories, craft and snack! Valentine Hearts: 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1911:00AM 12:00PM
    Auburn: FREE -Valentine Fun (Ages 10 & Under) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    Mom & Me Craft (Ages 2-5 + Adult) When: Fri, Feb 19, 11-11:45 am ® begins Jan 19 Cost: FREE Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    February 1911:00AM 11:45AM
    Freeland: PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM @ MidMichigan Gym
    PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM: Fridays 10am-11am and 1pm-2pm. Ages: 12 months (good walker) through 6 years. Cost is $5 each. You do not need to be in a gymnastics class to participate. A waiver form must be on file for each participant. Open gym will not be held on Holidays or Holiday Weekends. Please see the website for open gym cancellations. http://www.midmichigangym.com/parties---open-gym.html
    February 191:00PM 2:00PM
    Midland: City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting)
    City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting) Hours: Friday 4-9pm Saturday 10am-9pm Sunday Noon-6pm Toboggans $8.00 per toboggan 1 Hour Rental Ice Skates $4.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Sled $4.00 per sled 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Classic) $10.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Skate) $15.00 per Pair 2 Hour Rental Call for conditions - 989-399-0506 http://mi-midland.civicplus.com/1574/Hours-Prices-Information
    February 19All Day
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    February 19All Day
    Freeland: BIG KIDS OPEN GYM @ MidMichigan Gym
    BIG KIDS OPEN GYM: Fridays from 7pm-8:30pm. Ages 5-14yrs. Cost is $7 each. You do not need to be in a gymnastics class to participate. A waiver form must be on file for each participant. Open gym will not be held on Holidays or Holiday Weekends. Please see the website for open gym cancellations. http://www.midmichigangym.com/parties---open-gym.html
    February 197:00PM 8:30PM
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    February 19All Day
    Saginaw: Amphibian Continent! @ Mid-Michigan Children's Museum
    Amphibian Continent! Date: 2/20/2016 Time: 10:00 AM TO 4:00 PM Event Description: Activities begin at 10:00 a.m. and conclude at 4:00 p.m. Adding to our adventure in Australia, we look to the trees for Green Tree Frogs! Learn about these amphibians and make your own unique green frog in the Art Mart. Try “growing” a forest in the Lego area, and build a castle in the sandbox. With regular paid admission. MMCM members play free. 9893996626
    February 2010:00AM 4:00PM
    Saginaw: FREE - Wandering with Wildlife (Ages 7-13) @ Green Point Environmental Learning Center
    Wandering with Wildlife When: Dec. 12 at 10-11:30am Cost: FREE Play silly games and explore the great outdoors at the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge in this action-packed adventure series. Join Ranger Autumn every Saturday morning at Green Point as she leads age-appropriate, hands-on activities about a variety of wildlife topics. A portion of each session will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather. Wandering with Wildlife is geared towards ages 7-13 with an adult. Programs are drop-in and free of charge. Younger children will want to check out our Thursday program, Reading on the Refuge! http://www.fws.gov/nwrs/threecolumn.aspx?id=2147582124
    February 2010:00AM 11:30AM
    Saginaw: FREE - Peter Rabbit Storytime @ Barnes and Noble
    Peter Rabbit Storytime When: Saturday February 20, 2016 11:00 AM Special Event, Children's Event, Storytime (Childrens) Join us on Saturday February 20, 2016 11:00 AM for a special Storytime in celebration of the 150th Anniversary of Peter Rabbit. We will be reading The Classic Tale of Peter Rabbit: And Other Cherished Stories. Activities will round out the fun. http://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2841
    February 2011:00AM 11:30AM
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    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    Feb 99:00AM 10:00AM
    Coleman: FREE - Storytime @ Coleman Area Library
    Story Time! The Coleman Area Library has Story Time on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. The time is 9:30am to 11:00am. We would like to invite parents and preschoolers to come and enjoy stories, crafts and a snack. This is also a good time for parents to connect with other parents while preschoolers enjoy time with each other. For more information call the library at 465-6398. http://www2.youseemore.com/coleman/calendar.asp
    Feb 99:30AM 11:00AM
    St. Charles: FREE - Family Game Day @ St. Charles District Library
    Family Game Day When Jan 09, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 01:30 PM Attendees All ages. 989-865-9451
    Feb 910:00AM 1:30PM
    Bay City: FREE - 2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: Mon 1/11 – 2/22 10:00 – 10:30 am Mon 1/11 – 2/22 11:00 – 11:30 am Cost: Free A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 910:00AM 10:30AM
    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    Feb 910:00AM 11:00AM
    Saginaw: Play Group @ Center Courts
    Ages: 3 and under Tuesday & Thursday - 10-11am - Sept. thru May
    Feb 910:00AM 11:00AM
    Bay City: FREE - 4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 4 by Dec 14) When: Tue 1/12 – 2/23 10:00 – 10:30 am Cost: Free Stories, activities, and crafts! A parent or caregiver is welcome, but not required to attend. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 910:00AM 10:30AM
    Midland: Preschool Swim (Adult Required) @ Midland Community Center
    Preschool Swim (Adult Required) Tue/Thu 10:00-11:00 am http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    Feb 910:00AM 11:00AM
    Bay City: FREE - 2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time When: Tue 1/12 – 2/23 10:15 – 10:45 am Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Age: child should turn 2 by Dec 14 Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    Feb 910:15AM 10:45AM
    Bridgeport: FREE - Children's Story Hour @ Bridgeport Public Library
    Children's Story Hour Tuesday - 6:30-7:30pm Come join Miss Cindy for stories and crafts. 777-6030 http://www.bridgeportlibrary.org/news-events/lib-cal/childrens-story-hour-1/2016-01-05
    Feb 910:30AM 11:15AM
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    Midland: WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:30am - 12:00pm Located in the North Gym. It is free play with bean bags, balls, parachutes, tennis, t-ball, soccer, basketball, and much more. Each day will feature different activities. This is a parent/child playtime. Parent participation is required. Play groups are welcome! $5/child Free for Premier Members http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    Feb 910:30AM 12:00PM
    Hemlock: FREE - Preschool Story Hour (ages 3 - 5) - RSVP 989-642-8621 @ Raucholz Library
    Preschool Story Hour (ages 3 - 5) Every Tuesday, from 10:30 - 11:30 am., September through May, the library holds story hour. During this hour, the children will listen to stories, do finger plays, sing songs and make a craft. YOU MUST REGISTER TO ATTEND.
    Feb 910:30AM 11:30AM
    Chesaning: FREE - Story Hours (RSVP REQUIRED) @ River Rapids District Library
    Story Hour When: Every Tuesday and Thursday - Story Hour at 10:30 am. Young kids 2-4 can come and enjoy storys, snacks, crafts, and games. Pre-registration required. 989-845-6931 http://www.riverrapidslibrary.org/
    Feb 910:30AM 11:30AM
    Saginaw: FREE - Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime @ Barnes and Noble
    Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime When: Tuesday February 09, 2016 11:00 AM Monster comes home from vacation and discovers a box of chocolates on his doorstep. He knows he should share it with his friends, but what if there's none left for him after everyone has a piece? Join us Saturday, February 13 at 11:00AM for a special Storytime featuring Love Monster and the Last Chocolate. Activities and coloring to follow. http://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2841
    Feb 911:00AM 11:30AM
    Bay City: FREE - Baby Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Baby Story Time (for ages 23 months & younger) WHEN: Tue 1/12– 2/23 11:00 – 11:30 am COST: FREE A story, song, and toy time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 911:00AM 11:30AM
    Saginaw: FREE - LEGO Club @ Wickes Library
    LEGO Club Date 9 February 2016 Time 4:30 PM Wickes Library will hosting its monthly LEGO Club on September 8, 2015. Kids ages 7-12 are welcome to participate at the club meetings held on the second Tuesday of each month during the school year. A LEGO challenge will be issued at each meeting; however, kids are free to build as they desire. No registration is required. Contact Phone 989-752-3821
    Feb 94:30PM 5:30PM
    Shepherd: FREE Martial Arts Class @ West Midland Family Center
    Free Martial Arts Classes - ages 5 years old to adult Register Tuesday nights during class 6-7 pm beginners, 7-8 pm advanced 989-832-3256 www.wmfc.org
    Feb 96:00PM 8:00PM
    Bridgeport: FREE - Children's Story Hour @ Bridgeport Public Library
    Children's Story Hour Tuesday - 6:30-7:30pm Come join Miss Cindy for stories and crafts. 777-6030 http://www.bridgeportlibrary.org/news-events/lib-cal/childrens-story-hour-1/2016-01-05
    Feb 96:30PM 7:30PM
    Auburn: FREE - Tropical Fish Bingo (All Ages) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    Tropical Fish Bingo (All Ages) When: Tue, Feb 9, 6:30-7:15 pm ® begins Jan 12 Cost: FREE Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 96:30PM 7:15PM
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    Feb 9All Day
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    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    Feb 9All Day
    Saginaw: Toddler Time @ Mid-Michigan Children's Museum
    Toddler Time @ Mid-Michigan Children's Museum Date: Every Wednesday, 9:30 – 10:00 a.m. through May 25, 2016. Toddler time will consist of story time, finger play and toddlers in motion. These sessions will run approximately 15-20 minutes. With regular paid admission. MMCM members are free. Includes all day gallery play. 989-399-6626
    Feb 109:30AM 10:00AM
    University Center: Kids Splash (Parents FREE) @ Delta College Fitness & Rec Center
    Kids Splash Day: Wednesday Time: 10:00-11:30am Fee: $5/child/visit, Adults Free Parents, would you like a break in the middle of your hectic week? Bring your children to swim in our leisure pool and you get in free. This allows children 6 Months to 5 years old to enjoy recreational swimming in our leisure pool. All children must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older and the Adult must be in the water with children 5 years old and under. This is a great way to have fun with your child while interacting with other Families. 989-686-9518. http://www.delta.edu/files/FitnessCenter/Winter2016swimmingclassflyer.pdf
    Feb 1010:00AM 11:30AM
    University Center: Kids Splash (Parents FREE) @ Delta College Fitness & Rec Center
    Kids Splash Day: Wednesday Time: 10:00-11:30am Fee: $5/child/visit, Adults Free Parents, would you like a break in the middle of your hectic week? Bring your children to swim in our leisure pool and you get in free. This allows children 6 Months to 5 years old to enjoy recreational swimming in our leisure pool. All children must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older and the Adult must be in the water with children 5 years old and under. This is a great way to have fun with your child while interacting with other Families. 989-686-9518. http://www.delta.edu/files/FitnessCenter/Winter2016swimmingclassflyer.pdf
    Feb 1010:00AM 11:30AM
    Bay City: FREE - 2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    2 – 3 Year-Old Story Time When: Tue 1/12 – 2/23 10:15 – 10:45 am Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Age: child should turn 2 by Dec 14 Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    Feb 1010:15AM 10:45AM
    Auburn: FREE - 2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Thu 1/14 – 2/25 11:15 – 11:45 am Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 1010:15AM 10:45AM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    Feb 1010:30AM 12:00PM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    Feb 1010:30AM 12:00PM
    Midland: FREE - Wednesday Storytime @ Barnes & Noble
    Wednesday Storytime Wednesday at 11:00 AM FREE Join us every Wednesday for another weekly Storytime. Stories and activities vary each week. Wednesday Storytime is usually geared for preschool ages and younger. 989-835-5037 http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2169
    Feb 1011:00AM 11:30AM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD LLC Bay
    Playgroup When: Wednesdays at 11am - 12:15pm (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    Feb 1011:00AM 12:15PM
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    Bay City: FREE -Baby Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Baby Story Time When: Wed 1/13 – 2/24 11:15 – 11:45 am Age: ages 23 months & younger Cost: FREE A story, song, and toy time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    Feb 1011:15AM 11:45AM
    Pinconning: FREE - Valentine Bingo (Ages 5-12) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Pinconning Library
    Valentine Bingo (Ages 5-12) When: Wed, Feb 10, 3:30-4:30 pm ® Cost: FREE Sign up to play bingo and win “sweet” Valentine treats! 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    Feb 103:30PM 4:30PM
    Bay City: FREE - Valentine’s Day Cards & Crafts (All Ages) @ Wirt Library
    Wed, Feb 10, 4-5:30 pm When: Fri, Jan 29, 11-11:45 am Cost: FREE Drop in and make a Valentine for someone special. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    Feb 104:00PM 5:30PM
    Bay City: FREE - Make & Eat Crafts (Grades K-5) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Make & Eat Crafts (Grades K-5) When: Wed, Feb 10, 4:30-5:30 pm ® begins Jan 13 Cost: Free Valentine’s: Decorate a yummy Valentine cupcake. 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 104:30PM 5:30PM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD LLC Bay
    Playgroup When: Wednesdays at 5-6:15pm (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    Feb 105:00PM 6:15PM
    Pinconning: FREE - Family Story Time @ Pinconning Library
    Family Story Time When: *Wed 1/13 – 2/24 6:00 – 6:30 pm Cost: Free Stories, activities, and loads of fun! 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    Feb 106:00PM 6:30PM
    Hemlock: FREE - Lego Club @ Raucholz Library
    Meets the third Thursday of every month, 6:30p.m. - 7:30 p.m. For ages 7 -12; younger kids (under 7 must have parent stay). Kids get together and make models from LEGOS. Sometimes they create what they want; other times they are given a topic.
    Feb 106:30PM 7:30PM
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    Feb 10All Day
    Midland: FREE - Monday Storytime @ Barnes & Noble
    Monday Storytime Monday at 7:00 PM FREE Join us for our weekly Monday night Storytime. We read a variety of stories and have activities to go along with them. This event is geared to preschool and up children. 989-835-5037 http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2169
    Feb 107:00PM 7:30PM
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    Feb 10All Day
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    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    Feb 119:00AM 10:00AM
    Midland: Preschool Swim (Adult Required) @ Midland Community Center
    Preschool Swim (Adult Required) Tue/Thu 10:00-11:00 am http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    Feb 1110:00AM 11:00AM
    Saginaw: FREE - Reading on the Refuge (Ages 3-6) @ Green Point Environmental Learning Center
    Reading on the Refuge When: Thursdays at 10-11am Cost: FREE Event Description: Listen to stories about nature and wiggle with wonder at the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge as we enjoy some free-play in the outdoors. Join Ranger Autumn every Thursday morning at Green Point as she leads age-appropriate, hands-on activities about a variety of wildlife topics. A portion of each session will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather. Reading on the Refuge is geared towards ages 3-6 with an adult. Programs are drop-in and free of charge. Older children will want to check out our Saturday program, Wandering with Wildlife! http://www.fws.gov/nwrs/threecolumn.aspx?id=2147582124
    Feb 1110:00AM 11:00AM
    Midland: TODDLER TIME @ AfterShock
    TODDLER TIME When: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10-11am Saturdays 9-10am Cost: $5 per hour This is for little ones ages one to five! All participants must have an observer age 16 years or older. 989-859-3728 http://www.midlandaftershock.com/#!toddler-time/t81t3
    Feb 1110:00AM 11:00AM
    Saginaw: Play Group @ Center Courts
    Ages: 3 and under Tuesday & Thursday - 10-11am - Sept. thru May
    Feb 1110:00AM 11:00AM
    Auburn: FREE - Baby Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    Baby Story Time (for ages 23 months & younger) When: Thu 1/14 – 2/25 10:15 – 10:45 am Cost: FREE A story, song, and toy time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 1110:15AM 10:45AM
    Pinconning: FREE - 2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time @ Pinconning Library
    2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: *Thu 1/14 – 2/25 10:30 – 11:00 am Cost: Free A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    Feb 1110:30AM 11:00AM
    Midland: WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    WEE GYM TIME 6 & UNDER Tuesdays & Thursdays 10:30am - 12:00pm Located in the North Gym. It is free play with bean bags, balls, parachutes, tennis, t-ball, soccer, basketball, and much more. Each day will feature different activities. This is a parent/child playtime. Parent participation is required. Play groups are welcome! $5/child Free for Premier Members http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    Feb 1110:30AM 12:00PM
    Chesaning: FREE - Story Hours (RSVP REQUIRED) @ River Rapids District Library
    Story Hour When: Every Tuesday and Thursday - Story Hour at 10:30 am. Young kids 2-4 can come and enjoy storys, snacks, crafts, and games. Pre-registration required. 989-845-6931 http://www.riverrapidslibrary.org/
    Feb 1110:30AM 11:30AM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Bay-Arenac ISD LLC Bay
    Playgroup When: Thursdays at 11am - 12:15pm (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    Feb 1111:00AM 12:15PM
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    Auburn: FREE - 2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    2 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (child should turn 2 by Dec 14) When: Wed 1/13 – 2/24 10:15 – 10:45 am Thu 1/14 – 2/25 11:15 – 11:45 am Cost: FREE A story, music, and activity time! A parent or caregiver is an active participant. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 1111:15AM 11:45AM
    Bay City: FREE - 4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    4 – 5 Year-Old Story Time When: Thu 1/14 – 2/25 11:15 – 11:45 a Age: child should turn 4 by Dec 14 Stories, activities, and music! A parent or caregiver is welcome, but not required to attend. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    Feb 1111:15AM 11:45AM
    Midland: FREE - Newborn Parenting Support Group @ MidMichigan Medical Center
    Newborn Parenting Support Group – Every Thursday from 1-2:30pm. The Newborn Parenting Support Group meets weekly to address the unique concerns of new parents. Sessions are led by an experienced childbirth educator and cover a new topic each week. Discussions focus on the special needs of group members as they adjust to their baby and new role as parents. This support group gives participants the opportunity to make new friends and enjoy the social and emotional support of other new parents. Participants are encouraged to bring their babies and join as soon as they can after birth. Newborn Parenting Support Group takes place on the campus of MidMichigan Medical Center – Midland inside the Center for Women’s Health Building. Registration is not required, and all sessions are free. For more information or directions, call MidMichigan Health Line at (800) 999-3199 or (989) 837-9090.
    Feb 111:00PM 2:30PM
    Pinconning: FREE - Lego Club (Grades 3-6) @ Pinconning Library
    Lego Club (Grades 3-6) When: Thu, Feb 11, 3:30-5 pm ® begins Jan 14 Cost: FREE Join us for Lego building fun at the library! Make your own unique Lego creations! We supply the Legos and you supply the imagination. 989-879-3283 http://www.baycountylibrary.org
    Feb 113:30PM 5:00PM
    Auburn: FREE - Lego Club (Grades 3-6) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    Lego Club (Grades 3-6) When: Thu, Feb 11, 3:30-5 pm ® begins Jan 14 Cost: FREE Join us for Lego building fun at the library! Make your own unique Lego creations! We supply the Legos and you supply the imagination. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 113:30PM 5:00PM
    Bay City: FREE - Mad Scientists (Grades 2-6) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Mad Scientists (Grades 2-6) When: Thu, Feb 11, 4:30-5:30 pm ® begins Jan 14 Cost: Free Hands-on experiment fun. Build It Challenge 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 114:30PM 5:30PM
    Midland: $3 Swim Night @ Midland Community Center
    Swim for $3 Jan. 2- May 29 on Thursdays 5-8pm To swim alone children must be 7 years old; otherwise a parent must be IN THE WATER and within arm reach of the child at all times. Swimmers must be 15 years old to be alone in the hot tub. Children must be able to swim 15 yards to use the slide alone; if not, they must wear a lifejacket (provided by Community Center) and ride down with an adult 18 years or older. East Pool length swim: Because these times are scheduled for length swim not personal instruction, please follow length swim etiquette, including, but not limited to: staying to the proper side of the lane, swimming not playing, coaching or walking in the lane, adjusting lanes for appropriate speed. Lifeguards will assist with any guidance needed. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    Feb 115:00PM 8:00PM
    Coleman: FREE - Kid Kards! Card Craft for kids @ Coleman Area Library
    Kid Kards! Card Craft for kids When: Thu, February 11, 6pm – 7pm Description Hey Kids, stop by the library between 6pm and 7pm for a fun (and free!) craft session to make a greeting card. We'll provide paper, scissors, glue, glitter, stamps and more... you provide the imagination! Each child will make one greeting card. Themes vary by season: thank you cards, cards for Active Duty Soldiers, cards for seniors and more. Parents are encouraged to stay and assist their child with making the cards. http://www2.youseemore.com/coleman/calendar.asp
    Feb 116:00PM 7:00PM
    Saginaw: FREE - Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime @ Barnes and Noble
    Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime When: Thursday February 11, 2016 6:30 PM Monster comes home from vacation and discovers a box of chocolates on his doorstep. He knows he should share it with his friends, but what if there's none left for him after everyone has a piece? Join us Thursday February 11, 2016 6:30 PM for a special Storytime featuring Love Monster and the Last Chocolate. Activities and coloring to follow. http://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2841
    Feb 116:30PM 7:00PM
    Bay City: FREE - Family Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Family Story Time When: Thu 1/14 – 2/25 6:30 – 7:15 pm Cost: FREE Stories, activities, and crafts! 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    Feb 116:30PM 7:15PM
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    Bay City: FREE - Family Story Time (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Sage Library
    Family Story Time When: *Thu 1/14 – 2/25 6:30 – 7:00 pm Cost: Free Stories, activities, and loads of fun! 989-892-8555 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 116:30PM 7:00PM
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    Feb 11All Day
    Midland: City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting)
    City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting) Hours: Friday 4-9pm Saturday 10am-9pm Sunday Noon-6pm Toboggans $8.00 per toboggan 1 Hour Rental Ice Skates $4.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Sled $4.00 per sled 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Classic) $10.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Skate) $15.00 per Pair 2 Hour Rental Call for conditions - 989-399-0506 http://mi-midland.civicplus.com/1574/Hours-Prices-Information
    Feb 11All Day
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    Feb 11All Day
    Midland: Friday Storytime @ Dow Gardens
    Friday Storytime Fridays at 10:00AM Beginning May 1st, 2015! Join us in the Children’s Garden and listen to fun stories. Then, busy yourself with exciting activities like running through a sprinkler, harvesting vegetables, or showing off your fairy or superhero costumes!​ Fall/Winter storytime is held in our visitor's center. The second Friday of the month (June - August) is Super Story Time! 989-631-2677 www.dowgardens.org
    Feb 1210:00AM 11:00AM
    Essexville: FREE - Playgroup - RSVP 989-667-3240 @ Hughes Elementary
    Playgroup When: Friday at 10-11:15am (Sept. 14 - May 26) Cost: FREE * For Bay and Arenac County Residents Only. ** Playgroup will be cancelled if the public school is cancelled or not in session.
    Feb 1210:00AM 11:15AM
    Freeland: PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM @ MidMichigan Gym
    PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM: Fridays 10am-11am and 1pm-2pm. Ages: 12 months (good walker) through 6 years. Cost is $5 each. You do not need to be in a gymnastics class to participate. A waiver form must be on file for each participant. Open gym will not be held on Holidays or Holiday Weekends. Please see the website for open gym cancellations. http://www.midmichigangym.com/parties---open-gym.html
    Feb 1210:00AM 11:00AM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    Feb 1210:30AM 12:00PM
    Saginaw: FREE - Preschool Storytime: Rhyme Time Valentine @ Zauel Library
    Preschool Storytime: Rhyme Time Valentine - Zauel Date 12 February 2016 Time 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Celebrate Valentine's Day at Preschool Storytime! Children 3-5 years of age with a loving adult are invited to attend our storytime for 30 minutes of stories, songs, fingerplays and fun! 989-799-2771
    Feb 1210:30AM 11:00AM
    Midland: JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER @ Midland Community Center
    JUNGLE GYM PARENT & CHILD PLAYTIME AGES 6 & UNDER. Monday, Wednesday, Friday - 10:30 am - 12:00 pm This is parent/child play time at it’s best! Free play on all gymnastics equipment. Purchase the pass and save over $30 for the session. Jungle Gym is a drop in activity that features an obstacle course, the TumbleTrak trampoline, and musical games. Jungle Gym is held in the Gymnastics Center and is designed for creative play between parent and child (parent participation required). Play groups are welcome. http://www.midlandcommunitycenter.org/mcc-hours/drop-in
    Feb 1210:30AM 12:00PM
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    Auburn: FREE -Valentine Fun (Ages 10 & Under) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Auburn Library
    Valentine Fun (Ages 10 & Under) When: Fri, Feb 12, 11 am-12 pm ® begins Jan 18 Cost: FREE Wear red or pink and join us for Valentine crafts & activities. Call 989-662-2381 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/children/events-story-times/
    Feb 1211:00AM 12:00PM
    Freeland: PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM @ MidMichigan Gym
    PARENT AND ME OPEN GYM: Fridays 10am-11am and 1pm-2pm. Ages: 12 months (good walker) through 6 years. Cost is $5 each. You do not need to be in a gymnastics class to participate. A waiver form must be on file for each participant. Open gym will not be held on Holidays or Holiday Weekends. Please see the website for open gym cancellations. http://www.midmichigangym.com/parties---open-gym.html
    Feb 121:00PM 2:00PM
    Midland: School's Out!! Let's Go Skating @ Roll Arena
    School's Out!! Let's Go Skating WHEN: Jan. 29, Feb. 12, Mar. 11, Mar. 24, April 18 & May 11 TIME: 2-4:30pm Admission: $6 Skate Rental: $4 Skate Assist: $5 Come on in and skate! Bring your friends and join us for games and prizes. 989-496-2900 https://www.facebook.com/captaindavesfec/photos/a.10151602162575165.848726.278629305164/10156542099480165/?type=3&theater
    Feb 122:00PM 4:30PM
    Bay City: Parents Night Out @ Dow Bay Family Y
    Parents Night OUt Calling all parents! When was the last time you had a night to yourselves? Drop you children off at the YMCA for some well-deserved time off. Your kids will have time in the pool (ages 5 and up), themed games, and crafts. Children ages 2 months to 12 years welcome! Unlimited pizza included. Sept. 18 - 5:30-9:30pm Friday, Oct 16 5:00 – 9:30pm Spooktacular Edition Friday, Nov 13 5:00 – 9:30pm Deer Widows Edition Sunday, Dec 6 11:00 – 5:00pm Drop N Shop Edition Saturday, Dec 12 1:00 – 7:00pm Drop N Shop Edition Friday, Dec 18 5:00 – 9:30pm Christmas Edition Friday, Jan 22 5:00 – 9:30pm Winter Edition Friday, Feb 12 5:00 – 9:30pm Valentines Day Edition Y-Member $15 per child/ $25 for family Prospective Member $20 per child/ $35 for family *Late Registration begins one week before the scheduled program. *Y-Members $20 per child/ $35 for family *Prospective Member $25 per child/ $45 for family http://www.ymcabaycity.org/programs/program-guides/
    Feb 125:00PM 9:30PM
    Frankenmuth: Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social & Movie@ Bronner Performing Arts Center
    Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social Friday, February 12 6:00 PM $5.00 In anticipation and celebration of our upcoming spring musical The Music Man, we are having our first ever Ice Cream Social. Come and enjoy ice cream and all the great toppings then watch the free movie The Music Man. Bronner Performing Arts Center http://www.frankenmuth.k12.mi.us/files/5814/5018/6661/winter-sprnig_2016.pdf
    Feb 126:00PM 8:00PM
    Bay City: SLIDE-IN MOVIE - Penguins of Madagascar @ Dow Bay Family Y
    Put a new twist on family movie night and join us in the pool for our Slide-In Movies. Watch a movie while floating down the lazy river or relax in the leisure pool. Be sure to walk the “red carpet” and slide into the pool via our water slide prior to the movie beginning. Please bring your own small float. Pool party begins at 6:30pm and the movie begins at approximately 7:00 pm. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Friday, Oct 9 The Goonies Friday, Nov 13 Disney’s The Muppets Friday, Dec 11 Home Alone Friday, Feb 12 Penguins of Madagascar Y-Member $3 Prospective Member $5 http://www.ymcabaycity.org/programs/program-guides/
    Feb 126:30PM 8:30PM
    Midland: City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting)
    City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting) Hours: Friday 4-9pm Saturday 10am-9pm Sunday Noon-6pm Toboggans $8.00 per toboggan 1 Hour Rental Ice Skates $4.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Sled $4.00 per sled 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Classic) $10.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Skate) $15.00 per Pair 2 Hour Rental Call for conditions - 989-399-0506 http://mi-midland.civicplus.com/1574/Hours-Prices-Information
    Feb 12All Day
    Midland: FREE - DISCOVERY DEPOT OPEN @ Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
    DISCOVERY DEPOT: Educational Play Area in the Story Room Stop by for some early literacy fun! You will find an assortment of activities for children and adults to play together, including puzzles, games, and building blocks. The Discovery Depot is designed for children from birth to Kindergarten and their adult caregiver. Children must be accompanied by an adult. February 10 - February 24 February's Imagination Station will feature The Great Outdoors. Experience the fun of camping: sing songs around a campfire, read stories in a tent, and fish in a pond. Hours: Monday–Friday.........9:30 am - 7:30 pm Saturday..................10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday......................1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 837-3430 www.midland-mi.org
    Feb 12All Day
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    Feb 12All Day
    Frankenmuth: FREE Friday Family Movie Night - The Music Man @ Bronner Performing Art Center
    Jan. Cinderella Feb. The Music Man March. Malificent
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    Frankenmuth: FREE - Friday Family Movie Night @ Bronner Performing Arts Center
    Friday Family Movie Night Friday, January 15: Cinderella Friday, February 12: The Music Man Friday, March 18: Maleficent 7:00 PM We are bringing back Friday family movie nights at the Bronner Performing Arts Center. On the third Friday of the month starting in January we will show a family friendly movie rated G or PG for FREE! You can even wear your jammies and bring your favorite blanket. Concessions will be available. http://www.frankenmuth.k12.mi.us/files/5814/5018/6661/winter-sprnig_2016.pdf
    Feb 127:00PM 9:00PM
    Freeland: BIG KIDS OPEN GYM @ MidMichigan Gym
    BIG KIDS OPEN GYM: Fridays from 7pm-8:30pm. Ages 5-14yrs. Cost is $7 each. You do not need to be in a gymnastics class to participate. A waiver form must be on file for each participant. Open gym will not be held on Holidays or Holiday Weekends. Please see the website for open gym cancellations. http://www.midmichigangym.com/parties---open-gym.html
    Feb 127:00PM 8:30PM
    Saginaw: Toughest Monster Truck Tour @ The Dow Event Center Arena
    Toughest Monster Truck Tour Date: 2/12/2016 - 7:30 PM 2/13/2016 - 7:30 PM 2/13/2016 - 1:00 PM The Toughest Monster Truck Tour is coming to The Dow Event Center in Saginaw on February 12-13, 2016 for three incredible shows. This is a brand new monster truck show at the Dow Event Center. This event will bring in dirt to build jumps and obstacles. This event will feature the newest Bigfoot truck driven by World Record Holder Dan Runte. Bigfoot is celebrating 40 years since its original creation this year. The creation of Bigfoot spawned the monster truck industry as we know it today. This event will bring in several other trucks that have not been seen at the Dow before including Quad Chaos, Over Bored and Wild Thang. 6 total trucks will compete. Tickets are available at The Dow Event Center Box Office, Ticketmaster.com or by calling (800)745-3000.
    Feb 127:30PM 8:30PM
    Bay City: FREE - Winter Festival @ Bay City State Recreation Area
    Winter Festival WHEN: Saturday, February 13at 10 AM Youth fishing derby, Ice safety presentation, Snow snake clinic and race, Raffle for kids, sled race, bird hike and feeding, puppet shows, birdy bingo, Kid's craft corner, sled race, snowman building contest,smowshoe expedition, evening nocturnal owl calling hike and more. https://www.facebook.com/events/477972185720468/
    Feb 139:00AM 6:00PM
    Bay City: FREE - Winter Festival @ Bay City State Recreation Area
    Winter Festival When: Saturday, February 13, 10 AM Cost: FREE Youth fishing derby, Ice safety presentation, Snow snake clinic and race, Raffle for kids, sled race, bird hike and feeding, puppet shows, birdy bingo, Kid's craft corner, sled race, snowman building contest,smowshoe expedition, evening nocturnal owl calling hike and more. https://www.facebook.com/events/477972185720468/
    Feb 1310:00AM 4:00PM
    Saginaw: G’Day Koala! @ Mid-Michigan Children's Museum
    G’Day Koala! Date: 2/13/2016 Time: 10:00 AM TO 4:00 PM Guess which bear sleeps 18 to 20 hours a day and climbs trees? Yes, the cute and cuddly Koala Bear! These mammals are fast becoming endangered. Crawl over to the Art Mart area to make a take-home koala draft. listen to the rainmaker musical instrument, and make sure you visit our pop-up pet area. With regular paid admission. MMCM members play free. 9893996626
    Feb 1310:00AM 4:00PM
    Saginaw; Family Life Medical Clinic
    Family Life Medical Clinic - 2nd Sat. of the month, 10am-1pm Family Life Health Clinic: Partnering with St. Mary’s of Michigan: Center of Hope, this community clinic is open every 2nd Saturday of the month from 10 am – 1 pm to meet the medical needs of people in the community who are underinsured or don’t have health insurance at all. The services and referrals are free to those who need help. With our medical clinic we can prevent prescription abuse (sharing or taking). Those with mental health and substance abuse issues can receive the proper help and services they need. Must have photo I.D., Social Security card, and proof of income. 989-753-1151
    Feb 1310:00AM 1:00PM
    Saginaw: FREE - Wandering with Wildlife (Ages 7-13) @ Green Point Environmental Learning Center
    Wandering with Wildlife When: Dec. 12 at 10-11:30am Cost: FREE Play silly games and explore the great outdoors at the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge in this action-packed adventure series. Join Ranger Autumn every Saturday morning at Green Point as she leads age-appropriate, hands-on activities about a variety of wildlife topics. A portion of each session will be outdoors, so please dress appropriately for the weather. Wandering with Wildlife is geared towards ages 7-13 with an adult. Programs are drop-in and free of charge. Younger children will want to check out our Thursday program, Reading on the Refuge! http://www.fws.gov/nwrs/threecolumn.aspx?id=2147582124
    Feb 1310:00AM 11:30AM
    Midland: FREE - Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime @ Barnes & Noble
    Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime Saturday February 13, 2016 11:00 AM FREE Monster comes home from vacation and discovers a box of chocolates on his doorstep. He knows he should share it with his friends, but what if there's none left for him after everyone has a piece? Join us Saturday, February 13 at 11:00AM for a special Storytime featuring Love Monster and the Last Chocolate. Activities and coloring to follow. 989-835-5037 http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/store/2169
    Feb 1311:00AM 11:30AM
    Bay City: FREE - Winter Candy Forest Craft (All Ages) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Winter Candy Forest Craft (All Ages) When: Sat, Feb 13, 11 am-12 pm or 2-3 pm Cost: FREE Create an edible pine forest with frosting, candy and ice cream cones. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    Feb 1311:00AM 12:00PM
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    Saginaw: FREE - Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime @ Barnes and Noble
    Love Monster and the Last Chocolate Storytime When: Saturday February 13, 2016 11:00 AM Monster comes home from vacation and discovers a box of chocolates on his doorstep. He knows he should share it with his friends, but what if there's none left for him after everyone has a piece? Join us Saturday February 13, 2016 11:00 AM for a special Storytime featuring Love Monster and the Last Chocolate. Activities and coloring to follow. http://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2841
    Feb 1311:00AM 11:30AM
    University Center: FREE - SVSU Cardinal Kids Club - Volleyball Clinic @ Saginaw Valley State University
    Volleyball Clinic February 13, 2016 11:30 am - 12:30 pm in O'Neill Arena Basketball games vs. Michigan Tech at 1:00 pm & 3:00 pm
    Feb 1311:30AM 12:30PM
    Saginaw: Skating at Hoyt Park
    Sat Jan 23 - 4pm to 7pm - the only one under the lights. Sponsored by Dow Chemical Sat Jan 30 - noon to 4pm-Sponsor Catholic Federal Credit Union 1 to 3pm free skate instruction with Saginaw Valley State U hockey team Sat Feb 6 - noon to 4pm Sun Feb 7 - noon to 4pm ... 1 to 2pm learn to skate and skate with Saginaw Spirit players Sat Feb 13 - noon to 4pm Sat Feb 20 - noon to 4pm Sat Feb 20 - OUTHOUSE RACES - TIME TBD This is the same day as Ice Blast later in the day Free hot chocolate & cookies 350 pairs of skates for rent $2 each (some figure skates some hockey) a few sleds and saucers for rent Hosted by Friends of Hoyt Park & Positive Results Downtown Saginaw (Pride) More details to come including more sponsors. https://www.facebook.com/hoytpark/
    Feb 1312:00PM 4:00PM
    Midland: Kids & Canvas – Valentine Hedgehogs (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Creative 360
    Kids & Canvas – Valentine Hedgehogs Date(s) - 02/13/2016, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm Valentine HedgehogsModeled after our popular Cocktails & Canvas event for adults, Kids & Canvas is specifically designed for children to experience a fun creative activity even if they “don’t do art!” We provide the materials and the instruction. It’s like follow-the-leader in art! Ursula Steckert will lead her charges through the process where everyone paints their own version of the featured painting. $20 cash/check; $23 debit/credit. Please pre-register. Saturday, March 12 / 12:30 – 2:00 pm /Owl Monday, April 18 (PD Day, no school) / 10:00 – 11:30 am / Welcome Spring! 989-837-1885 www.becreative360.org
    Feb 1312:30PM 2:00PM
    Saginaw: Toughest Monster Truck Tour @ The Dow Event Center Arena
    Toughest Monster Truck Tour Date: 2/12/2016 - 7:30 PM 2/13/2016 - 7:30 PM 2/13/2016 - 1:00 PM The Toughest Monster Truck Tour is coming to The Dow Event Center in Saginaw on February 12-13, 2016 for three incredible shows. This is a brand new monster truck show at the Dow Event Center. This event will bring in dirt to build jumps and obstacles. This event will feature the newest Bigfoot truck driven by World Record Holder Dan Runte. Bigfoot is celebrating 40 years since its original creation this year. The creation of Bigfoot spawned the monster truck industry as we know it today. This event will bring in several other trucks that have not been seen at the Dow before including Quad Chaos, Over Bored and Wild Thang. 6 total trucks will compete. Tickets are available at The Dow Event Center Box Office, Ticketmaster.com or by calling (800)745-3000.
    Feb 131:00PM 2:00PM
    Midland: FREE - Families in Nature: Winter Shelters @ Chippewa Nature Center
    Families in Nature: Winter Shelters WHEN: 2/13/2016 1:00 PM There’s no better way to enjoy time outdoors than as a family! Venture out to Chippewa Nature Center for our monthly Families in Nature program series. Join CNC’s naturalists for this outdoor program to explore the wonders of Michigan’s seasons. Winter survival hangs in the balance as animals prepare their shelters for the harsh weather. Join Educator Victoria Zablocki to seek out, talk about and create winter shelters to determine if you would survive the season! Free of Charge; All Ages Welcome (under 18 with an adult) http://chippewanaturecenter.doubleknot.com/event/1443226
    Feb 131:00PM 2:00PM
    Bay City: FREE - Winter Candy Forest Craft (All Ages) (RSVP REQUIRED) @ Wirt Library
    Winter Candy Forest Craft (All Ages) When: Sat, Feb 13, 11 am-12 pm or 2-3 pm Cost: FREE Create an edible pine forest with frosting, candy and ice cream cones. 989-893-9566 http://www.baycountylibrary.org/wp-content/uploads/Winter-14-Storytime-Poster.pdf
    Feb 132:00PM 3:00PM
    Saginaw: Traditional Tea Ceremony @ Japanese Cultural Center and Tea House
    Maccha Tea (powdered green tea) and a Japanese sweet. Admission: $8/ person Limited seating, rsvp. 989-759-1648 www.japaneseculturalcenter.org
    Feb 132:00PM 3:00PM
    Midland: City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting)
    City Forest Winter Sports Park Open (weather permitting) Hours: Friday 4-9pm Saturday 10am-9pm Sunday Noon-6pm Toboggans $8.00 per toboggan 1 Hour Rental Ice Skates $4.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Sled $4.00 per sled 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Classic) $10.00 per pair 2 Hour Rental Nordic Skiis (Skate) $15.00 per Pair 2 Hour Rental Call for conditions - 989-399-0506 http://mi-midland.civicplus.com/1574/Hours-Prices-Information
    Feb 13All Day
    Midland: Exhibit - Speed: Science in Motion @ Midland Center for the Arts
    Speed: Science in Motion On Exhibit January 23 – May 1, 2016 Unravel the cutting-edge science & technology behind motor sports! DISCOVER how the science of engines, aerodynamics and motion has lifted auto racing into the highest echelon of modern technology. EXPLORE the technology of auto racing – from physics and engineering to human endurance and biology – through hands-on activities TEST your skills in a race simulator – and determine if you have what it takes to become a professional driver! Bring your camera: Photography is permitted! Other exhibitions on display in the Alden B. Dow Museum Museum Admission Adults: $9 | Ages 4 – 14: $6 | Ages 3 and under: Free Admission includes all exhibitions in the galleries plus the Hall of Ideas. http://www.mcfta.org/museums/alden-b-dow-museum-of-science-and-art/speed-science-in-motion/
    Feb 13All Day
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