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CHILDCARE OPTIONS AT THE Y

While You Work Out: PlayZone & Energy Factory

Have you considered bringing your children along when you visit your Y? Learn more about our drop-in childcare programs, PlayZone and Energy Factory!

PlayZone is ideal for children beginning at 6 weeks and up to 4 years old. Here, the little ones will have fun with age-appropriate activities in a safe environment. 

Energy Factory is designed for children from 5 to 12 years old. This center is prepared to keep kids active with a fully prepared staff taking care of them while mom and dad are working out. Note: If the Energy Factory is not open, children from 6 weeks to 12 years old can be accommodated in the PlayZone. 

This benefit is free for our YMCA members. Parents must remain at the Y facility at all times.

Now, you can take care of your health while we take care of your little ones! Available at Eden, Hayes-Taylor, Ragsdale, Reidsville, and Spears YMCAs.
 

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 mom and dad are working out.

Hours

Monday-Thursday: 5pm-7pm

Please note that we are no longer offering Energy Factory on Saturdays. New Energy Factory hours will begin on May 2! Monday-Thursday: 5pm-7:30pm.

Be sure to follow us on social media for updates, as this area may close dependent on staffing.

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Eden 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.

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, but if the Energy Factory is not open can accommodate 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 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!

Energy Factory

Energy Factory is designed for children from 6 to 12 years old. It is a fully staffed youth wellness center designed to keep kids active and busy while mom and dad are working out.

Hours

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

 

Reidsville YMCA

PlayZone

PlayZone is designed for children from 3 months to 5 years old, but if the Energy Factory is not open can accommodate 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 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.

Contact Meredith Knowlton for more information.

Energy Factory

Energy Factory is designed for children from 6 to 12 years old. It is a fully staffed youth wellness center designed to keep kids active and busy while mom and dad are working out. If the child is not a member of the YMCA there is a $5 fee per child to use the Energy Factory.

Hours
Monday – Friday  |  4:30pm – 7:30pm

Saturday & Sunday  |  Closed

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

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

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