UrbanSitter Events

babysitterJoin us for UrbanSitter events across the country, from casual babysitter meet & greets to our exciting speed-sitting events where parents take turns interviewing babysitters in a round-robin format!

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Babysitter & Nanny Events

UrbanSitter Chicago Events

UrbanSitter at Low Line Market
Thursday, July 9th | 3:00 – 6:00pm
Southport CTA Station | 3410 N Southport Ave, Chicago
Come out for some sweet summer nibbles at the Low Line Market and stay for face painting with UrbanSitter. Learn about how UrbanSitter can help you connect with great local babysitters and nannies.

UrbanSitter “Speed Sitting” with the Bump Club
Wednesday, July 15th | 7:00 – 8:30pm
The Kids Table | 2864 N. Lincoln, Chicago
Join us for a whole new reason to speed date! Quickly meet and interview a host of local UrbanSitters to determine if they are a good fit for your family. Meet them in person, then book them online anytime. Reserve tickets online.

St. Ben’s Annual BenFest
Friday – Sunday, July 17th – 19th | Hours online
St. Benedict Parish | 2215 W. Irving Park Road, Chicago
Come out for three days of family fun at BenFest! Enjoy live music, local cuisine, a chance to win great prizes, and fun activities at the UrbanSitter tent! Information online.

Drop-off Care at Purple Monkey Playroom
Monday – Friday | 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Purple Monkey Playroom | 2040 N. Western Ave.
Need a break? Register to drop off your children ages 6 months+ for care at the Purple Monkey Playroom. UrbanSitters will be there to welcome and play with your children! You can even prepay for snacks for your little one to munch on during the visit! Must book a minimum of 2 hours.
Registration: Visit the registration page to sign up or call Purple Monkey at 773-772-8411

UrbanSitter at Bubbles Academy
Monday – Friday | 9:00am – 5:00pm
Bubbles Academy | 1504 N Fremont Ave, Chicago
UrbanSitter now offers free Sibling Care at Bubbles Academy. Drop your little one at the Sibling Care Center, a fun-filled play space, and attend class with his or her sibling. Register online!

“Lincoln Square Incubator” at Pickle’s Playroom
Thursdays (ongoing) | 10:00am – 12:00pm
Pickle’s Playroom | 2315 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago
Looking for a collaborative work space outside your home? Visit the Lincoln Square Incubator at Pickle’s Playroom! UrbanSitter will watch your little ones on the play floor while you get some work done in the cafe area — or book an appointment at their on-site salon! Register online.

Drop-off Care at Sod Room
Ongoing – 1st & 3rd Fridays | 9:30am – 12:00pm
Sod Room | 1454 S. Michigan Ave, 2nd Floor, Chicago
UrbanSitter is teaming up with Sod Room to offer Chicago parents a morning of drop-off playcare! Local UrbanSitters will keep the little ones entertained at Sod Room while you indulge in some “me time,” tackle your to-do list, or sneak in a trip to the gym. Info online.

UrbanSitter Los Angeles Events

Books & Cookies Red, White & Blue Party
Saturday, July 4th | 10:00am – 1:00pm
Books & Cookies | 2309 Main Street, Santa Monica
UrbanSitter and Books & Cookies are celebrating the 4th of July with a drum circle, learning play, healthy snacks, face painting, and more! Stop by before or after the Main Street Parade to take part in the fun. Buy tickets online.

UrbanSitter New York Events

Mommy Mixer at Baby Bubbles NYC
Thursday, July 9th | 11:00am – 1:00pm
Baby Bubbles (UES) | 240 E 85th Street (btw 2nd & 3rd Ave)
Join us for a Mommy Mixer at Baby Bubbles! UrbanSitter will be on hand to share information about the site and sign parents up. Attendees will enjoy a special UrbanSitter discount! RSVP to events@citystorkonline.com.

UrbanSitter San Francisco Bay Area Events

Marin: Cotati Kids Day
Saturday, July 11th | 10:00am – 2:00pm
La Plaza Park | Downtown Cotati, CA
Come visit the UrbanSitter & Sonoma County Kids booth at the 23rd Annual Cotati Kids Day Parade featuring games, prizes, pony rides, arts & crafts and more!

UrbanSitter Washington D.C. Area Events

UrbanSitter Meet & Greet at Pleasant Pops
Wednesday, July 8th | 6:00 – 7:45pm
Pleasant Pops | 1781 Florida Avenue Northwest, DC
Join us for a fun and efficient way to get started on UrbanSitter! At this casual event, you’ll have the chance to meet experienced babysitters and ask your questions to UrbanSitter experts. The little ones will enjoy crafts with UrbanSitters. Register online.

UrbanSitter Meet & Greet at Union Market
Tuesday, July 21st | 5:30 – 7:30pm
Union Market | 1309 5th Street Northeast, Washington D.C.
Join us for a fun and efficient way to meet babysitters! At this casual event, you’ll have the chance to meet experienced babysitters that you can book online through UrbanSitter. Stay on after the event to enjoy some of the great eats & drinks from Union Market vendors. RSVP online.

UrbanSitter Meet & Greet at Menchie’s
Wednesday, July 22nd | 6:30 – 8:00pm
Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt | 1939 12th Street NW, DC
Join us at Menchie’s for a chance to meet great local UrbanSitters! Quickly meet and interview a host of local sitters to determine if they are a good fit for your family. Enjoy frozen yogurt & sign up for UrbanSitter to book sitters online anytime. RSVP online.

UrbanSitter Babysitter & Nanny Events

Washington DC: UrbanSitter Meet & Greet and CPR Class
Sunday, July 12th | 10:00am – 1:00pm
DC JCC | 1529 16th Street Northwest, DC
The DC JCC is teaming up with UrbanSitter to offer a special, discounted Infant & Child CPR class followed by an UrbanSitter Meet & Greet. You’ll learn life-saving skills and meet local families looking for babysitters! Buy tickets online (Select the UrbanSitter option when you register to receive the special $25 UrbanSitter ticket).

New York: Red Cross CPR Certification with Project Playdate
Ongoing | Various Times
Project Playdate | 601 W 26th St. Suite 325, New York
UrbanSitter is teaming up with Project Playdate to offer a Red Cross CPR Certification course. The course covers adult, infant, and child CPR. UrbanSitters who complete the course will receive a 2-year Red Cross certification and a badge on their UrbanSitter profile. Register online.