Alexis Teske Picks up Gifts After Virtual Community Baby Shower

Alexis Teske picks up her baby shower gifts from the Virtual Community Baby Shower, hosted by the Great Start Collaborative and funded through a grant by Children Trust Michigan.

MENOMINEE — Baby bingo, endless desserts and the chance to chat with family.

For some, that’s the hallmark of an in-person baby shower — and it’s that feeling that the Great Start Collaborative tried to recreate when it took its community baby shower online during COVID-19. They hope to be back in person in September with the traditional games and foods, said Mary Bauer, Great Start Community Educator.

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