Introducing a new opportunity for parents/caregivers and children to enjoy time together while discovering and focusing on a different theme each week, such as kids in the kitchen, animal themes, art exploration, etc.
Centers will be set up for families to discover and enjoy. Books, songs, crafts, move and groove activities and snack provided.
Mondays, January 21-March 11
Lakeland has teamed up with Cathy Jacobs of Music for Tender Hearts to offer a free musical bonding experience for parents and their toddler/preschoolers. This 8 week session will include songs, stories, poems, instrument exploration, take home activities, CDs and more. Space is limited so please register in advance by calling Jacquie at 715-939-1151.
Tuesday & Wednesday
Bring your child for a morning of free play and parent facilitated stations. Lakeland will prepare activities for parents and children to engage in learning and play together. Drop in anytime from 10:00am to Noon. Snack will be served at 11:00am. This program will offer a space for parents and children alike to meet new friends, engage with other families while learning and growing together. 10:30-11:00am we will offer a Fit Kids Program.
Moms, dads, grandparents, daycare providers, aunts, uncles, and even neighbors are invited to bring their preschoolers to this special sharing time of storybooks, crafts, and activities This program is geared to preschool age children; however there is no age minimum or maximum. Story time is held in the Birchwood School Commons. Please check in at the office before coming to story time.
Moms, dads, grandparents, daycare providers, aunts, uncles, and even neighbors are invited to bring their preschoolers to this special sharing time of storybooks, crafts, and snacks. This program is geared to preschool age children; however there is no age minimum or maximum. This program meets at the Shell Lake Library.
Lakeland is excited to offer a flexible new playgroup for parents/caregivers of children with exceptional needs. This group will have a fun and safe environment for parents and their exceptional children to play and meet new friends—siblings are encouraged to attend too. Support staff from various local agencies will be offering materials on their services once per month during this group. Optional activities and snack will be available.
Flash is an after school programs offered by Lakeland and the Spooner Memorial Library. All students are invited to attend. Students are bused from Spooner schools to the library on Fridays. Flash offers a healthy snack and activities such as crafts, STEAM challenges, stories, group challenges and more!
Relatives as Parents Program (RAP) focuses on providing services to adults who have taken on the responsibility of parenting a relative child due to the absence of parents. RAP meets on the Third Thursday of each month at River Street Family Restaurant for breakfast and conversation. New for 2019 RAP will also meet in the evening on the first Monday of each month beginning on February 4, 2019. Monday meetings will be held at Lakeland Family Resource Center (819 Ash Street, Spooner) from 5:30-6:30pm and will offer dinner for the whole family, education, sharing, and family activities. Children are welcome and encouraged to come with their families. Please call the Lakeland office to let us know you plan to attend. 715-939-1151