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 Los Angeles Events

UrbanSitter “Speed Sitting” with The Cradle Company
Saturday, January 31st| 11:00am – 12:00pm
The Cradle Company | 1359 North Hill Avenue, Pasadena
Join UrbanSitter at The Cradle Company for a whole new reason to speed date! Mix & mingle with other moms, babies, & meet and interview a host of local UrbanSitters to determine if they are a good fit for your family. Sign up for UrbanSitter at the event to get one sitter booking free!

UrbanSitter at Odd Market
Thursday, February 5th | 5:00 – 8:00pm
Odd Market | 12825 Ventura Blvd, Studio City
Join UrbanSitter at this monthly Studio City street festival and enjoy live music, vendors, and food trucks. UrbanSitter will host a craft table for the kids & parents can spin the wheel to win free hours of babysitting!

Manhattan Beach Moms Group Valentine’s Playdate
Friday, February 6th | 10:00 – 11:30am
Manhattan Heights Park | Manhattan Beach
Join UrbanSitter at the Manhattan Beach Moms Group Valentine’s Playdate to do some crafts in the park! Make a Valentine with the little ones & learn more about how to use UrbanSitter to connect with trusted local babysitters.

UrbanSitter New York Events

UrbanSitter Meet & Greet at Sprout San Francisco
Friday, January 30th | 11:00am – 2:00pm
Sprout San Francisco | 1375 Third Avenue @ 78th, New York
Join UrbanSitter at Sprout San Francisco for a chance to mix & mingle with a host of local NYC babysitters. Meet them in person, then book them online anytime!

UrbanSitter at PS 9 Groovy Night
Friday, January 30th | 6:15 – 8:00pm
PS 9 | 100 West 84th Street, NY
Join UrbanSitter at PS 9’s Groovy Night! Come for dinner & stay for the dancing, kickboxing, yoga and more! Meet local vendors & learn more about UrbanSitter. $5 per person.

UrbanSitter Speed Sitting at Kidville
Tuesday, February 3rd | 6:00 – 7:00pm
Kidville | 205 West 88th Street, NY
Join UrbanSitter at Kidville Upper West Side 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.

PS 321 School’s Out Camp Fair
Saturday, February 7th | 2:00 – 5:00pm
PS 321 | 180 7th Avenue, Park Slope
Join UrbanSitter and dozens of other organizations at that School’s Out Camp Fair to learn about the best summer, after-school and enrichment program in NYC.

UrbanSitter Meet & Greet at Sprout San Francisco
Saturday, February 7th | 10:00am – 2:00pm
Sprout San Francisco | 1375 Third Avenue @ 78th, New York
Join UrbanSitter at Sprout San Francisco for a chance to mix & mingle with a host of local NYC babysitters. Meet them in person, then book them online anytime!

UrbanSitter at Brunch Baby, Brunch
Saturday, February 14th | 11am – 2pm
Brother Jimmy’s BBQ | 116 East 16th Street, NY
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

Peninsula: UrbanSitter Meet & Greet with Diddalidoo
Thursday, January 29th | 10:00am – 12:00pm
Diddalidoo | 544 San Mateo Avenue, San Bruno
Meet local sitters while your children enjoy open play at Diddalidoo, an interactive indoor play center for babies & toddlers ages 0 – 4yrs. Interview sitters to find a good match for your family! Reserve online.

San Francisco: Mom’s Night Out SF 2015
Saturday, January 31st | 5:00 – 9:00pm
Hotel Diva | 440 Geary Street
Birth and Baby and Savvy Every Day are teaming up to host the 2015 Mom’s Night Out event! Moms will enjoy complimentary services, shopping, a raffle & goodies! UrbanSitter will offer childcare for moms with little ones under 2 years old. Reserve your sitter for the night when purchasing tickets for the event.

Marin: UrbanSitter at Hearts on the Hill Fundraiser
Saturday, February 7th | 4:00 – 7:00pm
Corte Madera Rec Center | 498 Tamalpais Drive, Corte Madera
Join UrbanSitter at the Hearts on the Hill Fundraiser to support Kids on the Hill Preschool. UrbanSitter will have offer crafts, free face painting and will help out at the Tot Spot! Tickets $5 at the door.

Marin: UrbanSitter & Crossfit4Capes
Sunday, February 8th | 11:00am – 1:00pm
Crossfit San Ramon | 2411 Old Crow Canyon Road, Suite N, San Ramon
UrbanSitter is sponsoring the Capes4Heros fundraiser at Crossfit San Ramon! Stop by the table to learn more about UrbanSitter & meet great local sitters. Then, enjoy family-friendly Crossfit challenges, a raffle, and more!

Marin: UrbanSitter Meet & Greet with Jamaroo & Sprout Mill Valley
Tuesday, February 10th | 4:30 – 6:00pm
Sprout Mill Valley | 12 Miller Ave, Mill Valley
Join Jamaroo for their weekly toddler storytime & stay on for an opportunity to chat with a handful of Marin’s top babysitters. Meet them in person, then book them online through UrbanSitter! Special discounted storytime fee – only $5 instead of the normal $10!

San Francisco: UrbanSitter Meet & Greet at DayOne
Wednesday, February 11th | 11:45am – 2:30pm
DayOne Baby | 3548 Sacramento Street, San Francisco
Join us at DayOne Baby 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.

East Bay: Boobie Palooza Birth & Baby Fair
Sunday, February 22nd | 12:00 – 5:00pm
Ed Roberts Campus | 3075 Adeline Street, Berkeley
Join UrbanSitter at Boobie Palooza – a fun-filled, education birth and baby fair for expecting families and those who love breastfeeding! Learn more about UrbanSitter & how to find the best babysitter for your family. Buy tickets online.

Marin: UrbanSitter Meet & Greet with Jamaroo & Sprout Mill Valley
Tuesday, March 10th | 4:30 – 6:00pm
Sprout Mill Valley | 12 Miller Ave, Mill Valley
Join Jamaroo for their weekly toddler storytime & stay on for an opportunity to chat with a handful of Marin’s top babysitters. Meet them in person, then book them online through UrbanSitter! Special discounted storytime fee – only $5 instead of the normal $10.

UrbanSitter Meet & Greet with Jamaroo & Parents Place San Rafael
Tuesday, March 10th | 9:30 – 11:30am
Parents Place | 600 5th Ave, San Rafael
Families can enjoy a morning of singing, music & dancing at Parents Place. Then, join UrbanSitter for a snack at an informal “Meet & Greet” with local UrbanSitters. Meet them in person to see if they are a good fit for your family, then book them online!

UrbanSitter Washington D.C. Area Events

Washington Harbor Cartoon Skate
Saturday, January 31st | 10:00am – 12:00pm
Washington Harbor | 3050 K Street NW, DC
Stop by the UrbanSitter table at the Washington Harbor Ice Rink & take a spin around the rink! Is your little one a first-time skate? A host of your favorite cartoon characters will make the whole thing super fun and silly!

Groundhog Day at Dupont Circle
Monday, February 2nd | 7:30pm
Dupont Circle | DC
Come out to Dupont Circle for a Groundhog Day celebration and enjoy fun for the whole family! Stop by the UrbanSitter table to learn more about how to find trusted, local sitters.

UrbanSitter at Gymboree Woodley Park
Saturday, February 7th | 11:45am – 1:00pm
Gymboree Woodley Park | 2639 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC
Swing by your local Gymboree for an open gym playtime and the chance to learn how UrbanSitter can help you connect with great local babysitters!

UrbanSitter Babysitter & Nanny Events

Chicago: AHA CPR Certification Course
Monday, February 2nd | 6:30 – 8:30pm
Location provided with registration | Chicago
UrbanSitter is teaming up with Chicago CPR to offer UrbanSitters a special discounted American Heart Association CPR class! Register online, $20.

New York: Red Cross CPR Certification Course
Sunday, February 8th | 2:30 – 6:00pm
Centre for Social Innovation | 601 W 26th Street
UrbanSitter is teaming up with Project Playdate to offer UrbanSitters a special Red Cross CPR Certification class. Earn your certification & a CPR badge on your UrbanSitter profile! RSVP to hillary.perlman@urbansitter.com. Cost = $60.00.