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Rent the PlaySpace

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              
Email: playspace@vyfs.org

 

Programs

NEW: PLAY & LEARN GROUP

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!

PARENT EDUCATION CLASSES

The Whole-Brain Child Book Group- a 6-week group discussion of the book by Daniel Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson facilitated by Lori Means. Wednesdays, March 29th-May 3rd from 5:30-7pm. Childcare available on site. More details here.

The Incredible Years Parenting Class runs twice per year, in the fall and spring. This 10-week interactive, science-based class offers useful tools parents can utilize to raise their children in an effective and healthy manner. Taught by our experienced parent-educator, Lori Means. Childcare is available on site (for children ages 0-10) and dinner is also provided. The next session will be in the fall of 2017. More details here. 

Our Siblings Without Rivalry Class has also been a favorite of Vashon parents. Learn skills to create more harmony in your home. Wednesdays 5:30-7:30pm, May 17th through June 7th. Taught by Lori Means. Childcare is provided on-site. More details here.  

PLAY'N'CHAT DISCUSSION GROUP

Join us for a guided discussion group for parents on Thursday mornings from 10am -noon. This weekly group is facilitated by Lori Means and are a Playspace favorite for many. 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.

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

PARENT'S NIGHT OUT

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.

DROP-IN CHILDCARE

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.

OPEN PLAY

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.