Things to do with Kids for Valentine’s Day Around Kalamazoo

Love is in the air this Valentine’s Day!

From heart-shaped pizza to crafting hearts, these fun activities and ideas are the perfect way to make the season of love a family affair. Valentine’s day falls on Thursday this year, and many of the events take place in the days leading up to February 14.

Read on to find an event in Southwest Michigan to celebrate the season of love.

Valentine’s Day Activities for Families



Friday February 8, 2019

Smitten in the Mitten - Teen/Tween Valentines Day Party

Location: Otsego District Library – 401 Dix Street Otsego

Smitten in the Mitten You DONUT Want To Miss This Valentine’s Day Party! Friday, February 8 at 4 PM Are you smitten with donuts? Us too! Join us for a decadent donut-filled celebration of love. Bring your friends for donuts (from Sweetwater’s Donut Mill), refreshments, games, prizes, and fun! Singles [...]

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Saturday February 9, 2019

Make & Take Valentines

Location: Otsego District Library – 401 Dix Street Otsego

Children of all ages can drop in during this time to create valentines for their loved ones. The library will provide all of the materials and take care of the mess! Special valentine snacks will be provided.

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Valentine’s Day Painting Creation Station

Location: VBDL Antwerp Sunshine Branch – 24823 Front Avenue Mattawan

Children ages 5 – 12 can paint a Valentine’s themed canvas painting during this class! The class costs $5.00 per person; the fee is due at sign-up. All materials provided. Space is limited and registration is required. Stop by the library to sign up. For more information, please call 269-668-2534.

Time: 11:00 am

Valentines STEAM Challenge

Location: Forever Curious Children’s Museum – 202 East Main Street Fennville

Join us for our February Valentines STEAM Challenge. We will have some great holiday themed STEAM activities to keep the kids engaged. Help cupid design a bow and arrow to hit his target, create a zip line to deliver someone a sweet note, design a candy box that holds a [...]

Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Kid's Valentines Party!

Location: Main Street Pub – 7509 S Westnedge Ave Portage

We are excited to invite you to our 1st ever Kid's Valentine Making Party! We are going to be making Cake Pops and other fun valentines!!!

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sunday February 10, 2019

Love is in the Air: Second Sundays Live

Location: Parchment Community Library – 401 S. Riverview Dr. Parchment

Love will be in the air when five A Capella groups from Kalamazoo College and Western Michigan University perform love songs for Valentine's Day! Sunday, February 10, 2:00 pm Doors open at 1:30 pm Join us in the library for a great hour of live music! Free admission. All ages. [...]

Time: 2:00 pm

Wednesday February 13, 2019

Cupcake Love at KPL Eastwood

Location: Kalamazoo Public Library- Eastwood Branch – 1112 Gayle Kalamazoo

Share your love for cupcakes at this decorating workshop hosted by local cake decorators! For teens

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Valentines Day Kids Cake Fun

Location: Garden Griddle – 57649 Murray St Mattawan

Come and join us for another messy kids kitchen event! We will be decorating a heart shaped cake for Valentines day. Each kiddo will get a pre baked heart shaped cake to decorate and take home to give to someone they love! The fun night will be $20 per child. [...]

Time: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Topanga Studio Valentines Craft Lab with Milk and Cookie Bar

Location: Topanga Studio – 3309 Greenleaf Blvd Kalamazoo

Come on down to make Valentines, Love is Love themed story time, games and a Milk & Cookie Bar (Nut Free and there will be GF & DF options). This is an event for the whole family! Topanga Studio is located in the Shoppes at Parkview Hills, come on down [...]

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Thursday February 14, 2019

Cupcake Love

Location: Kalamazoo Public Library- Alma Powell Branch – 1000 W Paterson St Kalamazoo

Share your love for cupcakes at this decorating workshop hosted by local cake decorators!

Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Pink Ice/Valentines Day Kalamazoo Wings Home Game

Location: Wings Event Center – 3600 Vanrick Drive Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo Wings at home vs. Ft. Wayne Tickets: Adults $10-$20, Children $9 Pink Ice/Valentines Day Susan G. Komen Wine by the bottle Souvenir cup

Time: 7:30 pm

Friday February 15, 2019

Parents' Night Out- Valentine's Day Edition

Location: Wellspring Dance Academy – 359 S Kalamazoo Mall (The Epic Center), Suite 204 Kalamazoo

Need a date with your Valentine this February? Let us help! Bring your kiddo(s) ages 3 and up to the Wellspring Dance Academy and then head on over to The Stamped Robin for a lovely Valentine's Date! We have a full evening of activities planned including movement activities like obstacle [...]

Time: 6:00 pm

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