Kid Zone

About Kid Zone

  • FREE child watch services during Kid Zone hours with Family Memberships –
    New January 2019:  Ask about the affordable monthly rate to use Kid Zone with your individual adult membership.
  • Parents must stay on facility grounds while using the service.
  • Ages 6 weeks thru 10 years of age.
  • Keep sick children at home for the health and safety of all!
  • Encourage your children to use the restroom before they are signed in, although there are facilities inside the area.
Kid Zone Hours

Staff-to-Kid Ratio

Kid Zone can accept up to 30 kids using this formula:

  • Each child age 6 weeks – 1 year counts as 3 kids – limited to 1 hour
  • Each child age 1-2 counts as 2 kids – limited to 2 hours
  • Each child age 3-4 counts as 1.5 kids. – limited to 2 hours
  • Children 5 and up count as 1 kid each – limited to 2 hours

YMCA Kid Zone staff reserve the right to limit and turn away children when ratio limits are at capacity.


  • No nut products due to many severe allergies.
  • No popcorn due to safety concerns.
  • Spill-proof, labeled cups and water bottles may be brought in.

Sign In/Out

  • Children must be signed in and out by a parent or guardian.
  • For the safety of all children, parents/guardians are not allowed access beyond the sign-in point unless given permission by Kid Zone staff.
  • Children will not be released to anyone other than the person dropping them off unless given written permission at the time of check-in (no exceptions).


  • Kids must be fully clothed while in the Kid Zone and must wear socks.


  • Your child may be removed from any disruptive situation and may be given a time out — one minute per year of age.
  • If the disruptive situation continues, you will be located in the facility to address your child’s behavior or remove your child from the Kid Zone.