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Rent the Family Place

Location: 9822 SW Gorsuch Road
(at the corner of SW Gorsuch Rd. and Vashon Hwy SW, north of Vashon Town)
Phone: 206-463-5502
Hours: 9a.m. - 4p.m. Mon/Wed;
1 - 4p.m. Tues/Thurs/Fri              




Weekly, drop-in playgroup for caregivers and children, ages birth to 5. Open play, facilitated activities such as songs, books, and art, and time for caregivers to connect. Free for everyone! Tuesdays from 10-11:30am. Click here for more info. No registration necessary!


Fall 2017 classes TBA


Join us for a weekly guided discussion group for parents on Thursday mornings from 10am -noon. Childcare is provided while you discuss your family’s needs and challenges with a group of supportive parents like you. Come every week, or stop in when you need some advice or support. Facilitated by Christine Wood.

Play'n'Chat is free for members. Guests pay $5-11, depending on income level. Childcare is included. Discounted punchards are available.


We feel that self-care is an essential part of good parenting.  Take some time for yourself to have a night on the town or head home for a bath!  We offer skilled childcare Friday and Saturday nights from 4-8pm for children 30 months up to 9 years old. Kids can stay for all or part of the time. Lots of fun and age-appropriate educational activities included.

Childcare is $6-12 per hour depending on income level for your first child and half price for each additional child.  Members and punchcard users receive a discount. 

Registrations received 24 hours in advance are guaranteed a spot if the program runs. You may try to reserve space later and we will let you know if there is room. We reserve the right to cancel if there are less than 3 children enrolled. Register here.


Want to work out or have tea with a friend? Or just grocery shop by yourself?! We have drop-in childcare hours from 10am-noon on Fridays for children 30 months and older. No need to make a reservation. Just come on in!

Childcare is $6-12 per hour, depending on income level, for your first child and half price for each additional child.  Members and punchcard users receive a discount. Click here for prices.


Our playroom is open for Open Play from 9-4 on Mondays and Wednesdays, and from 1-4 on Tuesdays Thursdays and Fridays. There is also a free, drop-in Spanish Speakers Playgroup on Tuesdays from 4-7pm (fluent or learning). Get out of the house, out of the rain, and find some friends to play with in our well equipped playroom. Stop by sometime! Your first visit is free.

Open Play is free for members. After your first free visit, guests pay $6-12 per visit depending on income level. Discounted punchcards also available.