Genesee County GSPC & SKIP News

April 2018

Local Events, Playgroup Information, Parents as Teachers and More!

Welcome to the Genesee County Great Start Families Coalition and SKIP to a Great Start newsletter. Here you can read about fun, upcoming family events in the Genesee County area, fun activities from the Parents as Teachers curricula, and up to date information about SKIP and Great Start Families Coalition.

Playgroup locations and contact information are located before the resource section.

Local Events

GT Kids Easter Egg Hunt: April 1st 1 PM - 1:30 PM

NEW THIS YEAR, Bunnies, Ducks and more are coming!
Easter Egg Hunt for Kids Ages 12 & under
Come early and register! There will be TONS of EGGS!
Kids will be divided into 4 groups based on ages. The Hunt will begin immediately following the 11 AM service at the Glad Tidings Tabernacle!

Ages 12 and under

Crafts and Coffee: April 6th 8 AM - 11 AM

Flint Handmade is getting together to craft over coffee! Bring your handmade projects to work on in the company of other creatives.

All types of non-messy crafts are welcome. Stay for an hour or the entire time! We meet on the first Friday of every month from 8-11am.

The Good Beans Cafe offers an extensive coffee selection as well as muffins, bagels and delicious vegan cookies from Alternative Baking Company!

Huntington Free Saturdays at the Flint Institute of Arts

Huntington celebrates the Flint Institute of Arts by providing everyone access free of charge every Saturday.

Huntington’s “Welcome” philosophy is a perfect fit for Free Saturdays at the Flint Institute of Arts and an open invitation for all to come, see, and experience art.

Flint Family Fun: Click here for more local events!

Click on the dates on the calendar on the right to see what events are going on!

Parents as Teachers - Child Development Activities

Relaxation Socks

Great activity that calms and relaxes children, especially when mixed with oil and spices. This will be wonderful with spring break coming and busy family gatherings.
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Great Start Parent Coalition and SKIP

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Playgroup Schedule

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Playgroup Locations & Contact information

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Becky Case

Secretary, Great Start Collaborative and SKIP to a Great Start Programs

Resources

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