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Pre-School

Options for the pre-school age are abundant in Auburn and include Indoor Playground at the Gymnasium at Les Gove Park, Arts & Crafts classes, dance, music, pre-school sport programs, parent-participation programs and much more. Programs and classes vary with each new registration session.

You can register for programs a variety of different ways and view current programs and activities being offered in an online database at Auburn @ Play On-line or call 253-931-3043.

Classes and Programs

Pre-School Sports - An introduction for you and your toddler to the world of sports. You and your child participate together in fun, age-appropriate activities that help your child develop their large motor skills and socialization skills. Current sport options include Football, Soccer, and Basketball.

Pre-School Classes (ages 1-5) - May include painting, movement, and crafts based around a weekly theme. Some classes require parent participation. 

Workshops - Typically centered around different holidays and seasons, workshops often require parent participation.

playgroundToddler Indoor Playground (ages 5 and under) - Bring your child for socialization and fun! We provide balls, games, mats, riding toys, climbing toys and more in the Les Gove Gymnasium (located at 910 9th Street SE).

  • Hours through June 21:Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30-11:00 AM

***Check out Indoor Playground at KidsDay, Friday June 23 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM and the 4th of July Festival from 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

Cost is $2 per child per session. 10-punch pass also available. No more than three children per adult. No registration required. Parent or caregiver must provide supervision of children at all times. Closed: May 26 & 29, 2017.

NEW! Drop-In Child Care - Drop-in child care is available for children ages 2 (who are potty trained)to 7 years old. Cost is $4/visit or $3/visit with a punch card if parent is enrolled in fitness classes.

Kidz Playtime - Cost is $10 for two hours of care if parent leaves the building.

  • Hours are:
    • Monday - 9:00-11:45 AM; 4:15-6:45 PM
    • Tuesday - 5:30 PM-8:00 PM 
    • Wednesday - 9:00 AM-1:00 PM; 5:15-8:00 PM
    • Thursday - 9:00-10:30 AM; 5:30-8:00 PM

Birthday Party Packages - Party planning is a piece of cake when you let us do all the work. Utilizing the Les Gove Park Gymnasium as an activity center, we serve as your party host to ensure a fantastic birthday celebration.