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
Parent & Tot Yoga - a playful, interactive class for a parent or caregiver and up to 2 children ages 2-5. Yoga builds body awareness, stimulates kid's minds and improves gross motor skills. Not only a relaxing and bonding practice for a child and parent/caregiver, but a great way to model the importance of an active lifestyle. Punch card fee applies to parent/caregiver and one child. Sibling punch card is available for one additional child. This class is not included in the Fitness Membership.
- Tuesdays, September 27 to December 20
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Cost is $87/$70 Resident Discount for one parent/caregiver and one child for five visits. Additional sibling punch card is available for $32/$25 Resident Discount.
NEW! Play With Your Food Play Date - Help kids make healthy food choices. Let's all play with our food and learn about Dr. Sears' Traffic Light Eating approach from a nutrition expert and mom! Lunch will be provided; perfect for right after Indoor Playground! Younger siblings are welcome to attend with a parent. $10/$8 Resident Discount.
- Wednesday, January 18, 11:00 AM -12:30 PM
- Wednesday, February 15, 11:00 AM -12:30 PM
- Wednesday, March 15, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
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. Gymnastics offered monthly for all ages. Some classes require parent participation.
Workshops - Typically centered around different holidays and seasons, workshops often require parent participation.
Toddler 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).
- Summer Hours 2016 (through August 31):
Wednesdays: 10:00-11:30 AM
- Fall Hours 2016 (Sept. 7 through Dec. 30)
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30-11:00 AM
- *Special* Santa at Indoor Playground:
Wednesday December 7 & Friday December 9: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
$2 per photo with Santa
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: November 11, November 25, December 26, 2016 & January 2, 2017.
NEW! Drop-In Child Care - Drop-in child care is available for children ages 2 (who are potty trained)-6 years old. Hours are Monday, Wednesday & Thursday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM. Cost is $4/visit or $3/visit with a punch card.
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.