KidZone Childcare

KidZone Childcare

Childcare is FREE with a Family Membership

KidZone is a safe, enriching environment for children three months to 13 years of age offered all week and is free with a family membership. It allows you a worry-free workout with your child just a few short steps away—socializing, learning, and laughing in a world of fun. We are your haven within a haven. AND its FREE with a Family Membership! If you are coming for just the day, your child is also welcome. Just make a reservation and see below for our pricing.

Making a Reservation

KidZone requires a 24-hour advanced reservation. An open spot cannot be guaranteed without one. Call 802-296-2850 to reserve your spot.

Important Information

  • 3-12 months maximum one hour stay; 1-13 years up to a two hour stay.
  • Parents must be remain on UVAC premises while their children are in KidZone.
  • We reserve the right to refuse entry if a child is ill, has especially challenging behavioral difficulties, or the children already using KidZone exceeds a safe number.


Monday – Friday
8:00am – noon
3:30pm – 7:00pm
Saturday 7:45am-noon

Preschool Playtime*:
Tuesday – Friday
1:00pm – 3:00pm
*Additional fee based program

Afterschool Program*:
Monday – Friday
3:00pm – 6:00pm
*Additional fee based program

NO KidZone on Holidays


1 child2 children3 children4 children
1 hour$5.00$8.75$12.50$16.25
1.5 Hour$7.50$11.75$20.00$21.85
2 Hours$10.00$17.50$25.00$32.50

A late fee of $5.00 for every 5 minutes will be charged immediately.
Payment must be made at the Welcome Desk and made before your next visit. KidZone requires a 24-hour advanced reservation.

NEW CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS starting September 5 for Ages 3-18

NEW CHILDREN’S PROGRAMS starting September 5

Preschool Playtime: Ages 3-5 Tues – Fri @ 1-3PM
Explore arts and crafts with our beloved Sammy. From painting, clay shaping and pottery to sand castles and water play, come enter a world of creativity. Each week is a different theme/activity your child is sure to enjoy!Members and Non-Members welcome. $10/hourly. Registration required in advance at the Welcome Desk 802-296-2850 or by emailing [email protected].

UVAC Kids Club: Ages 5-12 Mon – Fri @ 3-6PM
Looking for recreational activities for your children after school? Come and enjoy a fun filled afternoon of supervised play in our splash park and kids club private room. Our staff will encourage group activities, group building games and even help your child complete his/her homework. Sign your child up for an additional fee in our popular group swim lessons or to do child friendly work outs in a small group with our fitness staff. Daily Drop-in: $25, Weekly Rate: $100 *registration and advanced payment required. Registration required in advance at the Welcome Desk 802-296-2850 or by emailing [email protected].

TEEN Helpers Program: Ages 13-18 Mon – Fri @ 3-6PM
Are you a parent looking for supervision for your older children after school? Have your teenager come hang out with our staff at UVAC in a drug-free, supervised program where they will actively assist in our daily operations as a youth volunteer. Teen Helpers will swim with other children, and learn how to assist younger children in crafts and other fun activities. Can be used towards graduation requirement for volunteering. There is no charge for this and spaces are limited. Contact Hillary [email protected] for more information.

KidZone Policies

KidZone is available for children between three months and 13 years of age

  • Children using KidZone who are toilet trained must be able to use the bathroom unassisted. KidZone staff will NOT assist children in using the bathroom. Nor will KidZone staff change diapers. If a child needs a diaper changed the parent will be paged to KidZone. KidZone participants over the age of 12 months may stay for a maximum of two hours. Babies under 12 months of age may stay for a maximum of one hour.
  • Parent(s) must personally sign their child (ren) in and out of KidZone and must present a picture ID or Membership ID card when the child is dropped off. We will release a child to the parent pictured on the ID or membership ID card.


  • An 18 child maximum will be enforced so please call to reserve your space.
  • Only children are allowed in the KidZone room.
  • Parents MUST remain at Upper Valley Aquatic Center (UVAC) while their child (ren) is in KidZone.
  • Children must wear shoes at all times when in KidZone.
  • Children can bring a beverage in a closed and spill-proof container if it is properly labeled with his/her name. Water will be available in KidZone. No personal food allowed.
  • Any child (ren) with a contagious illness will not be admitted to KidZone. Upper Valley Aquatic Center staff reserves the right to refuse service for matters of health, hygiene, and behavior. Children must have been without fever for at least 24 hours prior to drop-off. If a parent is notified of difficulty with a child, the parent must take their child out of KidZone immediately upon request.



KIDZONE HOURS Monday-Friday 8am - 12pm, 3:30 pm - 7:00pm Saturday 7:45-11am NO KidZone on Meet Weekends