Activities and Places to Visit

Join these CLEO hosted activities:

Central Lake Community Playgroup

  • Come play on Tuesdays from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the First Congregational Church in Central Lake. Fun activities and lunch are proivded! For more information, contact Kate Essenberg, CLEO Family Community Navigator, at 231-631-2392 or

LapSit Story Time at the Library

  • Stories, Songs, Activities, Snacks and FUN! Join Kate every Monday from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. at the Central Lake District Library. For more information, contact Kate at or the CL District Library at 231-544-2517.

Great Start Collaborative

Local family friendly places to visit!

Grass River Natural Area Nature

  • trails, hiking, bird watching and classes for kids and adults. Learn more!

Great Lakes Children's Musuem

  • A hands-on, interactive, and informal educational environment for children and the adults in their lives that invites curiosity, allows exploration, encourages participation, and celebrates the child-like wonder in all of us. Learn more!

Raven Hill Discovery Center

  • A museum for children and adults to enjoy hands-on experiences in science, history and the arts. Learn more!


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