The Rec Room, the Rec Center’s Babysitting Service is for children ages six weeks to 11 years of age.* Parents must be in the facility or using the Sports Park while using the babysitting service. Food, drink, gum, and candy are prohibited. Socks are required for admittance. Please provide diapers, wipes, and a change of clothing for your child.

There is a two-hour time limit, per shift, per day, for babysitting services.

Babysitting room

* All children under the age of seven must be admitted into the babysitting room. Children ages 7-11 are also eligible for membership or guest privileges at the Rec Center.

Morning Hours

  • Monday – Friday 9:00am – 1:15pm
  • Saturday 8:00am – 12:00pm

Evening Hours

  • Monday – Thursday 4:00pm – 7:30pm
  • Friday 4:00pm – 6:30pm (No Friday evening babysitting June 1 – August 31).

Fees

  • $2.25/hour – per child under 6 weeks of age or older.
  • Babysitting service hours are strictly enforced with an after hours late fee of $1.00 per minute.

EZPay Annual – A pre-payment plan for one year of babysitting services. $175 plus tax for one child and $350 plus tax for two or more children. For details please contact the Front Desk or a Rec Room staff member.

EZPay Monthly – A pre-payment plan as listed above for babysitting services where the payment comes out of your bank account each month.  Fees are $20 plus tax per month for one child or $40 plus tax for two or more.

Kari Losby

Rec Room Coordinator
319-295-2552

Jolene Wassmer

Asst. Rec Room Coordinator
319-295-2552