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Childcare Options at the Y

While You Work Out: PlayZone & Energy Factory

Several of the YMCA of Greensboro branches offer drop-in childcare programs that provide you will the opportunity to bring your children into the facility during your workout. This benefit is free for all YMCA members. Parents must remain at the Y facility at all times.

Bryan YMCA

Energy Factory

Energy Factory is designed for children from 5 to 12 years old with a 1 staff to 10 child ratio. It is a fully staffed youth wellness center designed to keep kids active and busy while parents/guardians work out.

Hours

Monday-Thursday: 5pm-7pm

New Energy Factory hours will begin on May 2! Monday-Thursday: 5:30pm-7:30pm.

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Hayes-Taylor YMCA

PlayZone

PlayZone is designed for children from 3 months to 12 years old.  This is a benefit for our Adult, Family and Senior memberships so as long as the accompanying adult is a member, children may use the PlayZone.  Please, no outside snacks due to food allergies, also do NOT bring sick children to PlayZone. Crying children will be given 15 minutes before a parent is called unless staff is notified differently.

Hours

We are currently not offering PlayZone hours. We apologize for the inconvenience!

 

PlayZone may only be used for a maximum of 2 hours per day.

Ragsdale YMCA

PlayZone

PlayZone is designed for children from 3 months to 6 years old. This is a benefit for our Adult, Family and Senior memberships so as long as the accompanying adult is a member, children may use the PlayZone. Please do NOT bring sick children to PlayZone. Crying children will be given 15 minutes before a parent is called unless staff is notified differently.

Hours

August 2022 Schedule (Downloadable PDF)

 

Spears YMCA

PlayZone

PlayZone is designed for children from 6 months to 9 years old. This is a benefit for our Adult, Family and Senior memberships so as long as the accompanying adult is a member, children may use the PlayZone.  Please do NOT bring sick children to Playzone.  Crying children will be given 15 minutes before a parent will be called unless staff is notified differently.

Please note that masks are required for children ages 5-9.

PlayZone may only be used for a maximum of 2 hours per day.

Sign In and Out Procedures
When dropping off children, parents must fill out all required information on the check in/out sheet including name, phone number, location in the building, and authorized pick-ups. Children will not be released to adults not included on the authorized pick-up list.

Hours
Monday – Friday  |  8am – 12pm & 4:30pm – 7pm

Saturday  |  8am-12pm

PlayZone may only be used for a maximum of 2 hours per day.