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Pre-School (Ages 1-5)
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Auburn Parks, Arts & Recreation Status Regarding COVID-19

Auburn Parks, Arts & Recreation COVID-19 Indoor Recreation Facility Vaccination Verification and/or Proof of Negative Test Required for entry

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Learn how we're keeping kids healthy!

We're excited to offer small group enrichment programs for kids!  We're following Department of Health guidelines to ensure health and safety at all times so kids can recreate together!

  • Programs are assigned designated space and restroom facilities. 
  • Hand washing and sanitizing is emphasized with all participants. 
  • Masks are required for all indoor and outdoor programs for children over the age of 2. 
  • Social Distancing protocols are in effect.
  • Staff wear masks at all times. 
  • Program spaces are cleaned and sanitized with increased frequency. 

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 


NEW CLASS! Acro Totsacro tots
Thursdays, 9:45-10:30 AM

Itsy Bitsy
Tuesdays, 9:15-10:00 AM


boy drawingBallet/Tumbling (ages 3-6)
Thursdays, 5:30-6:15 PM

Busy Bees 
Thursdays, 10:30-12:00 PM

Come Learn With Me
Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30 AM


Fall Holiday Magic
Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 AM $32/$40

The ABCs of Fall
Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30 AM

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.

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Indoor Playground

September 20-November 29
(no program November 26)

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 
9:30-11:00 AM

$2 per child | Membership pass also available for purchase

  • Masks must be worn by everyone 2 years and older who attends program.
  • Parent or caregiver must provide supervision of children at all times (limit of 3 children per caregiver)

NEW! Drop-In Child Care - Drop-in child care is available for children ages 6 months to 8 years old. Cost is $4/visit per child if parent is enrolled in fitness classes. Try out the new Unlimited Drop-in Childcare membership!  It can be added to any adult fitness membership for an additional $15/child/month.

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Kidz Playtime - Do you need a couple of hours to yourself, have an appointment, or want to meet up with a friend and do not have a sitter?  We can help!  Bring your child-2-8 year old to our new drop-in childcare program and we will keep them entertained and safe.  All staff have undergone a National Background Check. Times and days coordinate with fitness classes and may change quarterly. Staff are unable to change children’s clothing.

Location: Auburn Community and Event Center

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.