Birth-Five Outreach Events & Activities

FUN IN THE SUN
Families with children ages birth to 5 are invited to join the Birth-Five Outreach team for FREE playgroups at our local parks from 9:00-10:00 AM on Thursdays. **Parents are required to stay with their children and encouraged to play along with them. 

Advanced registration is not required. Please check in with a Birth-Five team member when you arrive each week. For questions, please contact Danielle at [email protected] or (920)832-6470.  **FYI: We will post on Facebook if we are canceling due to weather.

June 6 - Memorial Park (1620 E Witzke Blvd ): Treasure Hunt
June 13 - Pierce Park (1035 W Prospect Ave..): Full S.T.E.A.M Ahead
June 20 - Telulah Park (1300 E Newberry St.): Messy Play
June 27 - Schaefer Park (610 S. Buchanan St.): Here We Grow

July 11 - City Park (500 E Franklin St): Art Zone
July 18 - Telulah Park (1300 E Newberry St): Splish Splash Water Play
July 25 - Plamann Park (1375 E Broadway Dr.): Fun on the Farm

August 1 - Pierce Park (1035 W Prospect Ave..): Bears, Bears, Bears
August 8 - City Park (500 E Franklin St): Here Comes Pete
August 15 - Derks Park (3220 Guyette Dr.): Trucks, Trains and Transportation
August 22 - Memorial Park (1620 E Witzke Blvd): Summer Send Off
 

Tuesday and Thursday In-Person Playgroups 
Parents are required to stay with their children and encouraged to play along with them in the designated areas. Playgroups are FREE!

*Note: If you are unable to attend the playgroup that you registered for, please notify us and your spot will be offered to another family on our waitlist.

"Play with Purpose" on Tuesdays
These playgroups will be at the Community Early Learning Center (313 S. State Street, Appleton) on Tuesdays 9:00-10:00 AM or 10:30-11:30 AM. Space is limited and prior registration is required by calling (920) 832-6470. Please plan to attend all nine sessions, spots are limited.

This playgroup is designed for caregivers and children ages 0-5. As your child's first teacher you play a key role in their early development. Join us to learn about a child’s development and fun ways you can engage them in learning and exploring their world through songs, fingerplays, activities and play.

“Learning Through Play” on Thursdays
Learning Through Play playgroups are at the Community Early Learning Center (313 S. State Street, Appleton) on Thursdays from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Space is limited and prior registration is required by calling (920) 832-6470.
        
Questions

Please contact Danielle at [email protected] or (920) 832-6470.

Other Community Events
The Fox Valley is a resource-rich area for families with young children. Visit the Birth-Five Activities & Events page to view the Family Activities calendar of events offered by Parent Connection, the Appleton Public Library and the Appleton Area School District.

In-person parent/child playgroups are held at the Community Early Learning Center, located at 313 S. State St., Appleton.

Parents/guardians can meet other families with young children and engage in fun learning activities.

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