Child Development

My Playroom On-Site Babysitting

My Playroom On-Site Babysitting is not being offered during our current phase of reopening. We look forward to being able to resume this program for our members as soon as guidelines evolve and we can progress through the phases of reopening responsibly. Up-to-date updates about reopening can be found online or by subscribing to our email list.

My Playroom is our Y’s drop-in babysitting program available to our members while they use our facility. Our caring staff provides a safe environment for play, games, and arts and crafts. My Playroom is available for children 6 months and older. Older children are encouraged to bring their homework. Please view our Family Handbook and Illness Policy.


Monday-Wednesday:  8:15 AM-12:15 PM; 2:45-6:30 PM*
Thursday:  8:15 AM-12:15 PM
Friday:  8:15 AM-12:15 PM
Saturday:  8:15 AM-12:15 PM
Sunday:  9:00 AM-12:15 PM

*My Playroom afternoon hours (Monday-Wednesday) have a limit of 10 children and are offered only on days when session programs are running.

Please note, the maximum length per My Playroom visit is 90 minutes.  


My Playroom is free for those with a current New Canaan YMCA Family Membership.
Please stop by the Front Desk to receive your My Playroom pass for each visit.

Non-Family Member Rates
$12.00/90 minutes
$95.00/Punch Pass for 15 hours

Individuals with a current punch pass may go directly to My Playroom.
Individual sessions and multi-session punch passes can be purchased at the Front Desk.

For additional information, contact Suzy Pfeifer at 203-920-1649.