Child Care / Youth Activities
As with most things coronavirus-related, childcare options are a shifting resource.
- Several agencies in both Park and Gallatin County are trying to keep track as best as possible, and working to be proactive on developing child care options, with a particular emphasis on the needs of our first responders and medical personnel.
For local resources: reach out to Jacqui Poe, Director of the Park County Early Childhood Coalition
- Best is to try her email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- But you can also leave a message at 406-223-4459
Another source of information (including info for child care providers) is the regional organization Child Care Connections:
- Resources & Tools for Families & Child Care Providers
- COVID-19 Updates for Families and Child Care Providers
- Information on grants & emergency funds for providers: click HERE
EDUCATION & ENTERTAINMENT FOR THE KIDDOS
Although the Livingston Park County Public Library is currently closed, you can use your library card to access digital resources and audio books thanks to Montana Library 2 Go
- Put in your library card number, and choose your branch (Livingston), and download away!
- Can't locate your library card? Our local library can help with that: click HERE - visit their Facebook page - or call them at (406) 222-0862
The Livingston Civic Center is building their capacity to provide "virtual recreation" opportunities, you can click HERE to find out more, and/or visit their Facebook page to learn more about their various contests and activity suggestions (including a reading challenge).
- You can also click HERE to sign up here to receive their emails and announcements.
Please note that the Livingston skate park is closed as of March 24. Check the City of Livingston Facebook page for updates.