Childcare Options During Your Workout
For Kids Ages 3 months - 6th grade
For the convenience of our Members, The J offers numerous flexible and convenient childcare options during you workout. The Park offers engaging playtime and sensory opportunities for your younger children, ages 3 months up to 5 years. Our caring staff interacts with your kids and gets to know them like family. The Zone is a more active area for older kids up to 6th grade. Here we introduce them to exercise, active play, and with the current expansion we will soon have a brand new area to explore, complete with a Ninja Warrior course! We also have quiet areas for crafts, coloring, board games, or homework. You can enjoy your sweat-session knowing you have excellent childcare options during your workout!
The health and safety of our families is of the utmost importance. In addition to our routine cleaning procedures, we have increased the sanitization of toys and play areas. We will have hand-sanitizer stations available, and encourage all Members, including children, to utilize proper hand-washing techniques before and after arriving. Children's temperatures will be taken prior to entry and parents will be asked a few health screening questions.
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Drop-in babysitting where children are encouraged to climb, crawl, explore, and make discoveries.
Ages 3 months - 5 years
While we do offer up to 2 hours of childcare during your workout, we like to think of ourselves as more than just babysitters. We provide opportunities for your little ones to explore sensory activities, story circles, parallel play, song time, supervised tummy time, and more! You soon feel like "a regular" because our caring staff grows to know and love your child like family.
Thanks to a generous contribution from the Philip and Dorothy Byer Philanthropic Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation, our childcare services include a sunny, plant-filled environment.
Family/Single Parent Memberships Monthly Unlimited: $18 per month for one child | $22 per month for two or more children
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Family and Single Parent Membership drop-in: $8 per child, per visit
Individual Membership and Guest drop-in: $11 per child, per visit
No reservation required. Limited space available. First come, first served.
1.5 hour limit for ages 3 months - 17 months | 2 hour limit for ages 18 months - 5 years
A parent must remain in the building and indicate a location on campus at check-in.
Monday - Friday 8 am - 1 pm | Monday - Thursday 4 - 8 pm | Saturday + Sunday 8 am - 1 pm
For more information please visit The Park or call (913) 327-8047.
Youth Fitness Zone
Drop-in childcare where your kids are introduced to an active lifestyle, along with other supervised activities.
K- 6th grade
NEW Temporary Location - Starting June 15
During the expansion construction, The Zone has temporarily been relocated to the Dining Room, located at the top of the stairs near the Park. At the top of the stairs, past the kinesis wall, is the entry to The Zone for drop-off and pick-up of children.
The Youth Fitness Zone is the perfect place for your child to hang out and partake in fun fitness activities including youth-sized stationary bikes, active games, books, puzzles, and more! While you workout, your kids will be introduced to fitness and fun and make friendships at The J.
Monday - Thursday 4 - 8 pm | Friday 4 - 7 pm | Saturday + Sunday 8 am - 1 pm
Family/Single Parent Memberships: No Charge
Guest: $8 per child, per visit
(up to a 90-minute stay)
For more information please visit The Zone or call (913) 327-8010.
Saturday Night Out
Need a night out? Want childcare that's affordable, convenient, and easy?
Ages 4 - 4th grade
The J's Fitness + Sports Department offers parents a well-deserved night out with affordable childcare with American Red Cross certified staff. Conveniently located right across from Town Center Plaza, this program offers you 5 hours (5-10 pm) of worry-free childcare. We also have a sibling discount to make it even more affordable.
Children are grouped age appropriately for a night full of fun, themed activities, crafts, food, movies and more!
Programs are subject to cancellation. Ten participant minimum is required by the Thursday before the program.
Questions? Contact Kaitlin Birnbaum at (913) 327-4642.
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