The Children’s Healing Center is open for free play & special programs hosted by generous community members and businesses. Whether you are looking for a place where your child can meet up with friends at a weekly class, or where you can pop in for a few hours of family fun, we have something for your whole family- come and play with us!

Monday:        9:30am – 12:00pm   &   5:30pm – 8:00pm

Tuesday:        9:30am – 12:00pm   &   5:30pm – 8:00pm

Thursday:      9:30am – 12:00pm   &   5:30pm – 8:00pm


Monday: February 27th, 2017 | Story Time- Fairy Tales!
10:00am
Join Miss Deb and Miss Brooke every Monday morning for stories, imagination, crafts and fun!

Tuesday: February 28th, 2017 | Let’s Get Creative with Sculpy Clay and Parent Support Group
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Miss Claire from Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids will be here to facilitate our parents support group- all parents are welcome. Read More. For the kids, we will have sculpy clay for them to get creative with!

Thursday: March 2nd, 2017 | Move with Miss Maria
10:00am
Miss Maria is excited to get moving! Your kids will love this fun, silly and interactive group to move and get their wiggles out.

Thursday: March 2nd, 2017 | Tween Night! – Star Wars Night
6:00pm – 7:30pm
All tweens are welcome to join us for Star Wars Night and an epic space adventure. RSVP to Deb Winn at dwinn@childrenshealingcenter.org

Saturday: March 4th, 2017 |Carnival Day!
2:00pm – 4:00pm
Carnival day will be sure to put a smile on your family’s face! Nursing students from GVSU will be here to play carnival games and help your kids win prizes! All ages welcome. RSVP to dwinn@childrenshealingcenter.org.

Monday: March 6th, 2017 | Story Time- Dr. Seuss!
10:00am
Join Miss Deb and Miss Brooke every Monday morning for stories, imagination, crafts and fun!

Tuesday: March 7th, 2017 | Sign Making with the Mud Room
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Join Miss Rachel from the Mud Room and make a unique piece to take home.

Thursday: March 9th, 2017 | Move with Miss Maria
10:00am
Miss Maria is excited to get moving! Your kids will love this fun, silly and interactive group to move and get their wiggles out.

Thursday: March 9th, 2017 | Study Buddies
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Join us for Study Buddy Night! Bring the homework you need help with and our wonderful volunteers will help you learn while having some fun. RSVP to Deb Winn at dwinn@childrenshealingcenter.org

Monday: March 13th, 2017 | Special Edition Story Hour! – Circle of Laughs
10:00am
Join our friends from Laugh Fest for a Story hour filled with silliness and giggles! Laughter is healing for the heart and the soul, we can’t wait to share some belly laughs with you!

Monday: March 13th, 2017 | Teen Night- Comedy Night
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Teens (13+), join your friends at the Center to play hilarious games and laugh together at funny videos!

Tuesday: March 14th, 2017 | Parent Support Group & St. Patrick’s Day Fun
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Miss Claire from Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids will be here to facilitate our parents support group (Read More). Come enjoy some time chatting with other parents while your kids partake in a variety of St. Patrick’s Day activities.

Thursday: March 16th, 2017 | Move with Miss Maria
10:00am
Miss Maria is excited to get moving! Your kids will love this fun, silly and interactive group to move and get their wiggles out.

Thursday: March 16th, 2017 | Tween Night- Play Monopoly
6:00pm – 7:30pm
All tweens are welcome to join us for a night of classic board games with friends.

Saturday: March 18th, 2017 | Parents Night Out! – March Madness
5:30pm – 7:30pm
Parents, enjoy a night out with peace of mind that your kids are having fun in a safe place! Western Michigan University Child Life students will be joining us for an action packed evening while you enjoy your free evening away! All ages welcome. RSVP to dwinn@childrenshealingcenter.org.

Monday: March 20th, 2017 | Story Time- St. Patrick’s Day
10:00am
Join Miss Deb and Miss Brooke every Monday morning for stories, imagination, crafts and fun!

Tuesday: March 21st, 2017 | Landscape Painting with Miss Julie
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Canvas painting is back with Miss Julie, an Art Teacher and ArtPrize entusiast! We will be learning paint techniques and expressing ourselves surrounding a spring/nature theme. We will be looking at trees and their branching systems and creating our own expression of that. Big paint brushes, little paint brushes and lots of color!

Thursday: March 23rd, 2017 | Move with Miss Maria
10:00am
Miss Maria is excited to get moving! Your kids will love this fun, silly and interactive group to move and get their wiggles out.

Thursday: March 23rd, 2017 | Father/Son Super Hero Night
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Grab your father, grab your son, and grab your favorite superhero shirt or costume and join Grand Valley Recreational Therapy students at the Center to help save the universe, one activity at a time! RSVP to Deb Winn at dwinn@childrenshealingcenter.org to reserve your spot.

Monday: March 27th, 2017 | Story Time- Beach Fun!
10:00am
Join Miss Deb and Miss Brooke every Monday morning for stories, imagination, crafts and fun!

Monday: March 27th, 2017 | Teen Night! – Jam Session
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Bring your voice, your instrument, or just your ears to jam out together! Chance will teach you how to play the drums or cords on the guitar!

Tuesday: March 28th, 2017 | Parent Support Group & Rainbow Sun Catchers
6:00pm – 7:30pm
Miss Claire from Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids will be here to facilitate our parents support group (Read More). Come and chat with some other parents, while your children get creative with their rainbow sun catchers.

Thursday: March 30th, 2017 | Move with Miss Maria
10:00am
Miss Maria is excited to get moving! Your kids will love this fun, silly and interactive group to move and get their wiggles out.

April 3rd, 4th, 5th & 6th| Spring Break Camps!
2:00 – 4:00pm

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