An event and viewing party for the televised broadcast of the 2021 Greater Lansing Entrepreneurial Awards set for 6 p.m. Sept. 29 at Jackson Field in Lansing. Tickets and information for the event are available online at 517mag.com/entrepreneurial-awards/.
Take-home craft kits will be available from the main desk of the Grand Ledge Area District Library, 131 E. Jefferson St. in Grand Ledge. The kits are available on a first-come, first-served basis. On Aug. 13 the kit will be a lava lamp, Aug. 20 will have kids making rainsticks and Aug. 27 will be salt-dough handprint kits. See more dates, topics and instructions at gladl.org/curiousgladl/.
This free weekly class is offered to all babies and their caretakers. It is led by local birth and postpartum doula Laura Max. Those interested in attending are asked to fill out a form at docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSddLuZwl0FBXhNrELE5GxLZJlSh6rHfh2XxLzXxi2zjKfBlRw/viewform.
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It’s back-to-school season; however, just because your child’s not old enough for the classroom doesn’t mean he or she is too young to learn. Learn how to nurture every aspect of your toddler’s developing brain.
Smell: What’s that Smell?
Soak cotton balls in various smelly things like vinegar, lemon juice, garlic, soap and more. Put them in cups and have your child smell them. Work on developing vocabulary to describe the differences between them.