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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BABYSITTERS & NANNIES
Babysitter & Nanny Events

UrbanSitter Chicago Events

Purple Monkey LogoDrop-off Childcare 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!

Pickles Playroom Incubator
Thursdays (ongoing) | 10:00am – 12:00pm
Pickles Playroom | 2315 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago
Looking for a collaborative work space outside your home? Visit the Lincoln Square Incubator at Pickles Playroom! UrbanSitter will watch your little ones while you & other parents make time to get work done. Register online.

Pool Playdate with UrbanSitter & Chicago Blue Dolphins
Sunday, April 19th | 4:30 – 6:30pm
Chicago Blue Dolphins | 2222 N Elston Ave, Chicago
Bring the family to Chicago Blue Dolphins for a fun-filled pool playdate! Local UrbanSitters will be on hand with face painting, and families can enjoy free swim in the pools. Pizza and snacks will be provided for hungry swimmers! Register online.

UrbanSitter Los Angeles Events

El Segundo Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 4th | 9:30am – 11:00am
Recreation Park | 401 Sheldon St, El Segundo
Stop by the the annual El Segundo Easter Egg Hunt for some springtime fun! Egg hunts will be available for all ages 12 and under. UrbanSitter will offer face painting for the little ones and information about how UrbanSitter can connect you with trusted local sitters.

Pacific Palisades Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 4th | 9:30am – 1:00pm
Pacific Palisades Rec Center | 851 Alma Dr, Pacific Palisades
Stop by the the annual Pacific Palisades Easter Egg Hunt for some springtime fun! UrbanSitter will offer face painting for the little ones and information about how UrbanSitter can connect you with trusted local sitters.

Club MomMe Bunny Party
Friday, April 3rd | 4:00 – 6:00pm
CenterPointe Club | 6200 Playa Vista Drive, LA
Why wait at the mall? Get your child’s photo taken with the Easter Bunny at this fun Club MomMe event. Little ones can do spring crafts with local UrbanSitters while they wait for photos! Plus, enjoy an egg hunt and snacks. Purchase tickets online.

UrbanSitter New York Events

The Carl Schurz Conservancy’s Annual Egg Hunt
Saturday, March 28th | 11:00am – 1:00pm
Carl Schurz Park | East 88th Street & East End Ave.
UrbanSitter will provide face painting for the little ones at the annual Carl Schurz Egg Hunt! Kids can decorate their egg collecting bags & families will enjoy a concert in the park after the egg hunts. More info online.

New York Family Camp Fair
Saturday, March 28th | 12:00 – 3:00pm
St. Jean Baptiste High School | 173 East 75th Street, NY
New York Family’s Camp Fair is your one-stop shop to learn everything you need to know about day camps and sleepaway camps all around the Northeast. Visit the UrbanSitter table for a creative activity for the little ones & to learn how UrbanSitter can help you connect to great local babysitters.

West Side YMCA Egg-Stravaganza
Saturday, March 28th | 2:00 – 3:30pm
West Side YMCA | 5 W 63rd St, New York
Join the West Side Y for a spring egg-stravaganza! Families will enjoy arts and crafts, egg dyeing, an egg hunt and face painting from UrbanSitter! Pre-registration required.

UrbanSitter & Baby Loves Disco
Sunday, March 29th | 12:00 – 3:00pm
Le Poisson Rouge | 158 Bleecker Street, New York
Shake and shimmy at Baby Loves Disco! UrbanSitter will be on site with face painting for the little ones & parents can learn more about how to use UrbanSitter to find trusted, local babysitters! Buy tickets online.

New York Family Camp Fair
Sunday, March 29th | 12:00 – 3:00pm
Congregation Rodeph Shalom | 7 West 83rd Street, New York
New York Family’s Camp Fair is your one-stop shop to learn everything you need to know about day camps and sleepaway camps all around the Northeast. Visit the UrbanSitter table for a creative activity for the little ones & to learn how UrbanSitter can help you connect to great local babysitters.

UrbanSitter at Brunch Baby, Brunch
Sunday, April 12th | 11:00am – 2:00pm
Brother Jimmy’s BBQ | 2nd Ave. btw 77th & 78th St, Upper East Side
Join UrbanSitter at NYC’s best baby-friendly brunch spot! We’ll have face painting for the little ones and raffle prizes (babysitting credit!) for the grown ups. RSVP via email.

UrbanSitter & Baby Loves Disco
Sunday, April 19th| 12:00 – 3:00pm
Le Poisson Rouge | 158 Bleecker Street, New York
Shake and shimmy at Baby Loves Disco! UrbanSitter will be on site with face painting for the little ones & parents can learn more about how to use UrbanSitter to find trusted, local babysitters! Buy tickets online.

UrbanSitter at Brunch Baby, Brunch
Sunday, April 19th| 11:00am – 2:00pm
Brother Jimmy’s BBQ | 2nd Ave. btw 77th & 78th St, Upper East Side
Join UrbanSitter at NYC’s best baby-friendly brunch spot! We’ll have face painting for the little ones and raffle prizes (babysitting credit!) for the grown ups. RSVP via email.

A Child Grows in Brooklyn Baby & Family Expo
A Child Grows in Brooklyn Baby & Family Expo
Sunday, April 19th | 11:00am – 3:30pm
St. Francis College | 180 Remsen St, Brooklyn Heights
Visit the 4th Annual Baby & Family Expo for everything thing you need to know about baby gear, toddler classes, and more! Stop by the UrbanSitter table for face painting & to learn how UrbanSitter can help you find trusted local babysitters!

UrbanSitter “Speed-Sitting” with CityKinder
Wednesday, April 22nd | 6:30 – 8:00pm
German School Brooklyn | 17 Eastern Parkway, 5th Floor, Brooklyn
Join UrbanSitter and CityKinder for a whole new reason to speed date! Quickly meet and interview local UrbanSitters to determine if they are a good fit for your family. Drinks and light refreshments served. Cost, $10 pp.

Prospect Heights Craft Fair
Saturday, April 25th | 11:00am – 6:00pm
PS 9 | Underhill Ave, Brooklyn
Don’t miss out on face painting, courtesy of UrbanSitter, at the Prospect Heights Craft Fair! Parents can stop by the UrbanSitter table to sign up for the site and learn how UrbanSitter can connect them to trusted babysitters.

UrbanSitter at Brunch Baby, Brunch
Sunday, April 26th| 11:00am – 2:00pm
Brother Jimmy’s BBQ | 2nd Ave. btw 77th & 78th St, Upper East Side
Join UrbanSitter at NYC’s best baby-friendly brunch spot! We’ll have face painting for the little ones and raffle prizes (babysitting credit!) for the grown ups. RSVP via email.

UrbanSitter San Francisco Bay Area Events

Marin: Downtown Novato EGG-Stravaganza
Saturday, April 4th | 10:00am – 1:00pm
City Hall Green | Novato
Spring is in the air! UrbanSitters will be helping out with the Egg Hunt at Novato’s downtown City Hall Green. Hunt for eggs and nibble on candy donated by Jelly Belly, Powell’s, and Whole Foods!

San Francisco: Big Bunny’s Spring Fling
Saturday, April 4th and Sunday, April 5th | 11:00am – 3:00pm
San Francisco Zoo | Sloat Blvd. at the Great Highway, San Francisco
UrbanSitter is the headlining sponsor at the San Francisco Zoo’s Spring Fling event! Join us at the zoo for a fun-filled weekend of celebration and a festive egg hunt with Big Bunny. Plus, sign up for UrbanSitter and learn how to connect with great local babysitters! Event free with zoo admission.

San Francisco: UrbanSitter Meet & Greet at DayOne Baby
Wednesday, April 15th | 11:45am – 2:30pm
Day One Baby | 3548 Sacramento Street, San Francisco
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.

San Francisco: UrbanSitter Meet & Greet at DayOne Baby
Saturday, April 18th | 12:00 – 2:30pm
Day One Baby | 3548 Sacramento Street, San Francisco
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.

Marin: UrbanSitter Meet & Greet at the Tutu School
Wednesday, April 22nd | 9:30am – 12:30pm
Tutu School at Marin Country Mart | 2201 Larkspur Landing Circle, Larkspur
UrbanSitter is bringing babysitters to ballet! We will be at Tutu School during morning classes with a handful of Marin’s top babysitters. Get to know them before, during, or after class to find a good fit for your family.

San Francisco: UrbanSitter Speed Sitting
Wednesday, April 22nd | 6:30 – 8:00pm
Peekadoodle | 900 North Point Street, Suite F100
Join UrbanSitter & Peekadoodle for a “speed sitting” event! You can quickly meet and interview a host of local sitters and find the perfect fit for your family. Meet them in person, then book them online anytime. RSVP online.

Marin: UrbanSitter Meet & Greet at the Tutu School
Saturday, April 25th | 9:30am – 2:00pm
Tutu School at Marin Country Mart | 2201 Larkspur Landing Circle, Larkspur
UrbanSitter is bringing babysitters to ballet! We will be at Tutu School during morning classes with a handful of Marin’s top babysitters. Get to know them before, during, or after class to find a good fit for your family.

Marin: UrbanSitter at the Family Fun Festival
Saturday, April 25th | 2:30 – 5:30pm
Marin Formative Christian Preschool | 2000 Las Gallinas Avenue, San Rafael
UrbanSitter is sponsoring face painting at the first annual Family Fun Festival at Marin Formative preschool. The little ones can do crafts and play with great local UrbanSitters. If you meet an UrbanSitter who seems like a good fit for your family, book them online through UrbanSitter for your next night out!

UrbanSitter Washington D.C. Area Events

UrbanSitter Meet & Greet
Thursday, March 26th | 6:00 – 7:00pm
Flying Fish Coffee & Tea | 3064 Mount Pleasant Street NW
Join us at Flying Fish for a chance to meet great local UrbanSitters! Quickly meet and interview a host of local UrbanSitters to determine if they are a good fit for your family. Enjoy free coffee & tea courtesy of UrbanSitter, then sign up for UrbanSitter and book sitters online anytime!

UrbanSitter Info Session at The Breastfeeding Center
Friday, March 27th | 11:45am – 12:45pm
The Breastfeeding Center | 2141 K Street NW #3, DC
Join UrbanSitter at The Breastfeeding Center for an information session and learn how UrbanSitter can help you find trusted, local babysitters. An UrbanSitter representative will be on hand to answer questions & help sign you up for the site.

UrbanSitter & MOMS in Training
Saturday, March 28th | 8:00am
Fletcher’s Boathouse | 4940 Canal Rd NW, DC
Combine your workout with a Moms’ Day Out! Join Moms In Training on Saturday morning to meet moms, get in shape, and fight cancer! UrbanSitters will watch the kids, so you can get in some much-deserved mommy-time. Training for the Capitol Hill Classic 10K begins March 14th – join the team now!

UrbanSitter & American University Spring Arts & Crafts
Saturday, March 28th| 10:00 – 11:30am
Mary Graydon Center, American University | 4400 Massachusetts Ave
Join UrbanSitter at AU for a festive morning of arts & crafts! American University art students will be on hand to help the little ones with creative springtime creations. Parent can enter to win an $80 UrbanSitter gift certificate! Free; RSVP online.

UrbanSitter Babysitter & Nanny Events

Peninsula: UrbanSitter Sponsored CPR Certification Course
Saturday, March 28th | 1:00 – 4:00pm
DayOne Baby | 552 Waverly Street, Palo Alto
UrbanSitter and DayOne Baby are teaming up to offer an American Heart Association Heartsaver Infant, Child and Adult CPR certification course. Students will learn how to respond to infant, toddlers and adults in need of CPR. Cost to attend = $40. Reserve your spot through Eventbrite.

Los Angeles: UrbanSitter Babysitter Meet Up – West LA
Thursday, April 2nd | 3:30 – 5:00pm
The Satellite | 3110 Main St, Santa Monica
Join us at a casual UrbanSitter Babysitter Meet Up in the West LA Area! We’ll share some UrbanSitter history, how we got started, and talk about future plans. Meet your West LA team & receive a free sitter membership upgrade (good for 6 mo.). RSVP online.

Los Angeles: UrbanSitter Babysitter Meet Up – SF Valley
Wednesday, April 22nd | 6:30 – 8:00pm
Work by The Office Stylist | 5170 Sepulveda Blvd, #260, Sherman Oaks
Join us at a casual UrbanSitter Babysitter Meet Up in the SF Valley Area! We’ll share some UrbanSitter history, how we got started, and talk about future plans. Meet your SF Valley team & receive a free sitter membership upgrade (good for 6 mo.). RSVP online.

Peninsula: UrbanSitter in the Diva Race 5K
Sunday, May 31st | 7:00am
Bayside Park | 1125 Airport Blvd San Francisco Bay, CA
If you love running and a bit of friendly competition in support of a good cause, this is the event for you. Join a team of UrbanSitter staff and sitters in this fun, festive race. The first 10 UrbanSitters to register for the race will receive a $15 discount off the cost of entry. Register for the race, then email molly@urbansitter.com to claim your special discount.