June Calendar – Fun Things to do with Families in Lansing 2018

Want to Know What is Going on in Lansing During the Month of June?

It’s finally here – summer fun has begun. Check in every day if you’re a spur of the moment type of person. Plan ahead if you’re a person who plans each day to a T. Either way, we’re here for you during the month of June, Lansing families.

We add events often as things pop up so check back regularly.

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June Tidbits
Ongoing June Activities
June 1-9
June 10-16
June 17-23
June 24-30

June Tidbits

Each month we highlight awesome information about Lansing. Our June choices below could keep you busy year round.

Be a Tourist in Your Own Town . If you missed it – don’t worry. Check out the kid friendly list we made and stop by these fun locations throughout the year.

Potter Park Zoo is FREE on Monday mornings until noon for Ingham county residents. Better yet – become a member! You’ll receive reciprocal benefits to Zoos all over Michigan and the US.

The Robin Theatre is kid friendly. Their events are all-ages unless specified.

Ongoing June Activities

These options are great for on-the-fly adventuring. Use this list to find options for “right now” ongoing fun.

Play outside in a pool, splashpad, or waterpark.

Go to a Lugnuts game, play at the playground, and eat yummy food.

Enjoy Family Movie Festival at NCG.

T.A.C.O Tuesdays at NCGCelebration and Regal Lansing. Cheaper tickets at $6 or $5. Woo!

‘Tis the season for Farmers Markets!

Southside Lansing

Holt Farmers Market

Grand Ledge Farmers Market

Allen Farmers Market

DeWitt

East Lansing

Meridian Township

Mason

Stockbridge

Local libraries: Play games, puzzles, do a puppet show, crafts, and more.

Delta District Library (Story Times every day and tons of options for older kids)

CADL (Greater Lansing and surrounding areas. IE: Holt, Mason, Haslett, etc.)

CADL Downtown Lansing Library.

Okemos

Grand Ledge

East Lansing

June Calendar Kayaking River Town Adventures Downtown Lansing

Daily Calendar for June

We are going to have a great month! There is so much going on in June. Check back frequently as events will continue to be added as fun kid friendly or great date night ideas pop up.

Friday, June 1

Zoo in your neighborhood with Potter Park Zoo.

Live Music at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM.

Margarita Fest at the Lansing City Market. 5pm – 10pm

Friday Mini-Markets at the Holt Farmers Market Every Friday at 2:00pm to 6:00pm. 

The Jump Off Beat Battle is an all ages even held at REACH Art Studio. Producers face off to win The Jump Off title.

Saturday, June 2

Earth Yoga at Woldumar Nature Center. 8am

World Migratory Bird Day at Potter Park Zoo

Be a Tourist in Your Own Town and have a $1 staycation.

Family Day at Eli & Edyth Broad Art Museum.

Riverbank Traditional Pow Wow

Children’s Natural Fairy House Workshop at Where the Wild Things Bloom.

Story Walk through a park with the CADL in Holt.

Hawk Island Triathlon 

Science Weekends – hands on project or experiment for kids from 11 – 12 at Impression 5.

Opening day at the East Lansing Aquatic Center.

Color Run at Uncle John’s Cider Mill.

Meridian Township Famers Market

Holt Farmers Market

Mason Farmers Market

Grand Ledge Farmers Market

Sunday, June 3

East Lansing Farmers Market

First Sunday Gallery Walk Artist Reception with the CADL in Okemos.

Riverbank Traditional Pow Wow

Monday, June 4

Zoo in your neighborhood with Potter Park Zoo.

Messy Mondays at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10:30 – 11:30am

Baby and Toddler Music class at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 5:45 – 6:15pm

Open Mic Night at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM

Tuesday, June 5

Story time and play group at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10:15 – 11:15am. FREE

Tadpole Story Time at Impressions 5. 11am – 12pm in the Edison Room.

Headshot & Happy Hour at Reo Town Pub.

Grub Crawl in Reo Town. 5-8PM

Dewitt Farmers Market

T.A.C.O Tuesdays at NCGCelebration and Regal Lansing. Cheaper tickets at $6 or $5. Woo!

4-H Creativity in Gaming Series Fun for older kids at Delta District Library.

 Wednesday, June 6

Parent and Child Yoga at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique. 0-3 years 5:30 – 6pm, 3-6 years 6:15 – 6:45pm.

Bring your own game night at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM

Allen Farmers Market

Thursday, June 7

Baby and Toddler Music class at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10 – 10:30am

Jerry Seinfeld at the Wharton Center.

Art Thursday Series with the CADL South Lansing.

Preschool Science Exploration at Harris Nature Center.

Member Photo Show and Ice Cream Social at Fenner Nature Center. 7:30pm

Date nightAOTA hosts a monthly music night called Outside In. Each month they highlight a local music artist while resident DJ’s spin for the night.

Studio in Process drop-in art at the Art Lab. 6pm-9pm

Southside Lansing Farmers Market

Friday, June 8

ARTpath Kickoff: Public Art on the river trail in Lansing. Enjoy the FREE bike decorating station in front of the Lansing City Market.

Acoustic Lunch at Eli & Edyth Broad Art Musuem. 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Live Music at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM.

Summer Circle Theatre  Art and story sharing-fun for the whole family at Eli & Edyth Broad Art Museum. 6pm – 9pm

Friday Mini-Markets at the Holt Farmers Market Every Friday at 2:00pm to 6:00pm.

Saturday, June 9

Earth Yoga at Woldumar Nature Center. 8am

Science Weekends – hands on project or experiment for kids from 11 – 12 at Impression 5.

Children’s seed bomb construction workshop at Where the Wild Things Bloom.

22nd Annual Mayor’s Family Riverwalk

Story Walk through a park with the CADL in Holt.

Introduction to Beekeeping at Harris Nature Center.

Parent’s Great Escape at Al!ve in Charlotte. Drop off your kids and have an on-site date.

Summer Circle Theatre  Art and story sharing-fun for the whole family at Eli & Edyth Broad Art Museum. 6pm – 9pm

Date Night: Hang out at The Avenue for Sareem Poems album release show: Mind Over Matter.

Meridian Township Famers Market

Holt Farmers Market

Mason Farmers Market

Grand Ledge Farmers Market

Sunday, June 10

Kids and Art Series at the downtown CADL. 2pm -4pm

Yoga at Eli & Edyth Broad Art Museum.

East Lansing Farmers Market

Family Bird Walk at Harris Nature Center.

Monday, June 11

Messy Mondays at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10:30 – 11:30am

Baby and Toddler Music class at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 5:45 – 6:15pm

STEM & Lego Day at the CADL Aurelious. 4pm

Open Mic Night at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM

Tuesday, June 12

Story time and play group at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10:15 – 11:15am. FREE

Tadpole Story Time at Impressions 5. 11am – 12pm in the Edison Room.

Exhotic Zoo where the zoo comes to you. Brought to you by the CADL – event located in Leslie middle school. 10:30am

Summer family crafts and games with the CADL Downtown Lansing. 10:30am

Painterly Pottery with the CADL Webberville. 2PM

Dewitt Farmers Market

T.A.C.O Tuesdays at NCGCelebration and Regal Lansing. Cheaper tickets at $6 or $5. Woo!

4-H Creativity in Gaming Series Fun for older kids at Delta District Library.

Wednesday, June 13

Zoo in your neighborhood with Potter Park Zoo.

Concert in the Park at Turner Dodge House. 7pm

Parent and Child Yoga at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique. 0-3 years 5:30 – 6pm, 3-6 years 6:15 – 6:45pm.

Bring your own game night at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM

Allen Farmers Market

Thursday, June 14

Chipmunk Story Time at Harris Nature Center. 10am

Baby and Toddler Music class at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10 – 10:30am

Summer Camp Open House hosted by Lansing Parks and Rec. 6pm-8pm at Gier Park. FREE 

Grand Concert Series at the Lansing City Market. 7pm

Southside Lansing Farmers Market

Studio in Process drop-in art at the Art Lab. 6pm-9pm

Paddleboard Yoga and instructional on the Grand.

Pasta Making Class at Swallowtail Farm in Mason. 6PM

Friday, June 15

Date Night: Ores and Ales with Rivertown Adventures.

Date Night or Friends Night OutHanging Tillandsia mobile workshop at Where the Wild Things Bloom.

Summer Circle Theatre  Art and story sharing-fun for the whole family at Eli & Edyth Broad Art Museum. 6pm – 9pm

Live Music at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM.

Friday Mini-Markets at the Holt Farmers Market Every Friday at 2:00pm to 6:00pm.

Saturday, June 16

Earth Yoga at Woldumar Nature Center. 8am

Science Weekends – hands on project or experiment for kids from 11 – 12 at Impression 5.

Plant Therapy at Hunter Park

Drop-in Father’s Day craft time with the CADL in Holt. 10am – 7pm

6th Annual Lansing Beer Fest

Uke Strum and Sing with the CADL in Okemos. 10am

Lansing Juneteenth Celebration with the CADL in Downtown Lansing.

Pirate Printmaking at The Art Lab. 2pm-5pm

Summer Circle Theatre  Art and story sharing-fun for the whole family at Eli & Edyth Broad Art Museum. 6pm – 9pm

Dirty Feat Adventure Race with River Town Adventures.

Reo Town Market Place Pop-Up Shop

Bridge Fest:  Head to Shiawassee bridge for a day of fun, art, and music, during this fun Lansing 5:01 event. Stay for the FREE concert in the evening.

Three Stacks Music Festival

A night dedicated to samples and beats at Blue Owl hosted by AOTA. 7:30pm – 9:30pm

Meridian Township Famers Market

Holt Farmers Market

Mason Farmers Market

Grand Ledge Farmers Market

Sunday, June 17

East Lansing Farmers Market

Monday, June 18

Messy Mondays at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10:30 – 11:30am

Baby and Toddler Music class at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 5:45 – 6:15pm

Open Mic Night at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM

Tuesday, June 19

Story time and play group at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10:15 – 11:15am. FREE

Tadpole Story Time at Impressions 5. 11am – 12pm in the Edison Room.

Dewitt Farmers Market

T.A.C.O Tuesdays at NCGCelebration and Regal Lansing. Cheaper tickets at $6 or $5.

4-H Creativity in Gaming Series Fun for the older kids at the Delta District Library.

Wednesday, June 20

Zoo in your neighborhood with Potter Park Zoo.

Concert in the Park at Risdale Park. 7pm

Parent and Child Yoga at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique. 0-3 years 5:30 – 6pm, 3-6 years 6:15 – 6:45pm.

Bring your own game night at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM

Allen Farmers Market

Thursday, June 21

Baby and Toddler Music class at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10 – 10:30am

Kids Create at the Delta District Library. 10:30am

Studio in Process drop-in art at the Art Lab. 6pm-9pm

Charlotte Bluegrass Festival

Southside Lansing Farmers Market

Friday, June 22

Not your every day instruments with the CADL South Lansing.

Friday Family Films at the Delta District Library. 10:30am

Live Music at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM.

Charlotte Bluegrass Festival

Friday Mini-Markets at the Holt Farmers Market Every Friday at 2:00pm to 6:00pm.

Summer Solstice Jazz Festival in East Lansing.

Summer Solstice Night Adventure with River Town Adventures.

Saturday, June 23

Earth Yoga at Woldumar Nature Center. 8am

Science Weekends – hands on project or experiment for kids from 11 – 12 at Impression 5.

Children’s pine cone suet cake workshop at Where the Wild Things Bloom. 2pm

20th Annual Delta Rocks! Famly Festival

Zine Making Workshop with the CADL Downtown Lansing. 1pm

Japanese Dance and Music with the CADL South Lansing. 3pm

Paws for Reading at the Delta District Library. 10:30am

Festival of the Moon in Old Town.

A River Adventure with the Michigan Historic Center.

Frog Forage Campfire at Harris Nature Center. 7pm

Charlotte Bluegrass Festival

Meridian Township Famers Market

Holt Farmers Market

Mason Farmers Market

Grand Ledge Farmers Market

Sunday, June 24

Festival of the Sun in Old Town.

Bee Palooza at MSU

East Lansing Farmers Market

Monday, June 25

Messy Mondays at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10:30 – 11:30am

Baby and Toddler Music class at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 5:45 – 6:15pm

Open Mic Night at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM

Tuesday, June 26

Zoo in your neighborhood with Potter Park Zoo.

Story time and play group at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10:15 – 11:15am. FREE

Tadpole Story Time at Impressions 5. 11am – 12pm in the Edison Room.

Dewitt Farmers Market

T.A.C.O Tuesdays at NCGCelebration and Regal Lansing. Cheaper tickets at $6 or $5. Woo!

4-H Creativity in Gaming Series Fun for older kids at Delta District Library.

Wednesday, June 27

Zoo in your neighborhood with Potter Park Zoo.

Concert in the Park at Ferris Park. 7pm

Art Party at the MSU Broad. 7pm-8:30pm

Parent and Child Yoga at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique. 0-3 years 5:30 – 6pm, 3-6 years 6:15 – 6:45pm.

Bring your own game night at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM

Allen Farmers Market

Thursday, June 28

Baby and Toddler Music class at Mother & Earth Baby Boutique 10 – 10:30am

Kids Create at the Delta District Library. 10:30am

Southside Lansing Farmers Market

Date NightZoo Brew: Retro Night

Friday, June 29

Friday Family Films at the Delta District Library. 10:30am

Comic Creations with the CADL in Holt. 2pm

Summer Concert Series at Ann Street Plaza in East Lansing. 7PM

Hanging Succulent Orb Workshop at Where the Wild Things Bloom. 6pm

Live Music at Blue Owl Coffee at 7:30PM.

Friday Mini-Markets at the Holt Farmers Market Every Friday at 2:00pm to 6:00pm.

Saturday, June 30

Earth Yoga at Woldumar Nature Center. 8am

Celebrate Meridian Festival and Food Truck Rally

Science Weekends – hands on project or experiment for kids from 11 – 12 at Impression 5.

Drop-in 4th of July craft with the CADL Holt.10am

Big Playdate Dance Party at the Delta District Library. 10:30am

Fireworks in Okemos 10:15pm

Meridian Township Famers Market

Holt Farmers Market

Mason Farmers Market

Grand Ledge Farmers Market

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