Child Minding - CKW YMCA

Child Minding

Stay and Play

The YMCA's child minding service - the Play Centre - allows YMCA adult members the opportunity to participate with the assurance that their children are being cared for in a safe and caring environment.  Play Centre services are available for children 0-6 years of age.  The Play Centre is offered on a fee for service basis per child. Children who hold a membership will receive two hours of play center time per day, included in their membership.  Please note:  parent/caregivers are required to remain in the facility.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday:  9:00am - 1:00pm
Monday - Friday:  5:15pm - 8:00pm
Saturday:  8:45am - 12:30pm
Sunday:  9:45am - 12:30pm


With a Children's Membership*:

2 hours per day - free


Child would purchase a day pass to access Stay and Play ($6.40). 

General Information

  • Children must be signed in and out.
  • Please no food in the child minding area.
  • Infants will be given a bottle as directed.
  • Clearly label all diaper bags, bottles and pacifiers.
  • Diapers will be changed, but please provide your child's diapers.
  • We strongly recommend that you do not bring your child to the service if he/she is not feeling well, in order to protect the health of other children and staff. 

Family Time

Parents/caregivers and thier children can enjoy a social environment that is safe and fun.

Family Time Hours

Monday - Friday: 1:00pm - 4:00pm