Stay & Play – Free Babysitting for Members

Stay & Play free member childcare is now back at both the Bath Y and Landing Y!

Stay and Play March 2023 New Hours Graphic

Stay and Play Is Back at the YMCA!  

Stay & Play at the Bath YMCA and Landing YMCA is a free babysitting program for our members. Serving children ages 6 weeks to 10 years old, Stay & Play enables parents and caregivers to enjoy a workout while their children have a great time under the care of our trained childcare staff.

Note: Parents/caregivers must remain in the YMCA building while their child is in Stay & Play.

childwatchLocation: Both the Bath YMCA & Landing YMCA

Cost: FREE for Bath Area Family YMCA and Landing YMCA members with a Family Membership.

$10 per child for single Adult Members.

Not available for members of other YMCAs or community members.

Ages: 6 weeks to 10 years


8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Tuesday & Thursday at the Landing Y

Monday-Friday at the Bath Y


4-7 p.m.

Monday & Wednesday at the Bath Y


9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Saturday at the Bath Y


Available for up to 2 hours per child per session.

Not offered during school break weeks

More hours to come, based on staffing and demand!

Register: Online at or by calling or stopping by our Welcome Center in Bath (207-443-4112) or the Landing (207-844-2801). Online registration is available each day in two blocks: for 8:30-10:30 a.m. and 10 a.m.-12 p.m. - but you can still reserve for times in between, such as 9:30-11:30 a.m. Just select the time slot that most closely matches your desired time. Each child requires an Enrollment Form to be filled out prior to their first session (see below to download or pick a form up at the Y).

Staffing: We're still looking to expand our staff team and Stay & Play hours! Offering flexible schedules, the ability to bring your children with you, great YMCA benefits and more - learn more and apply by reaching out to Annie Colaluca at

Important Forms:

Bath Area Family YMCA


Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Saturdays from 9 a.m. to noon at the Bath Y.


Monday and Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m.


Register online

Landing YMCA

Tuesday & Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Register online