Preschool Drop-in and Emergency Care in Lynnwood, WA

Back-up child care for families in our communities.

Hours: 9AM – 1PM

PlayHappy Café in Lynnwood offers drop-in or emergency child care for families in our community. High-quality care as well as engaging and fun activities are provided when your child’s regular caregiver is unavailable.

We make sure our facility aids in making children feel safe and at ease in their new environment. Our trained staff welcomes all children ages 2-5 years old to Play Happy Café in Lynnwood including those with special needs.

How it Works

We offer care for children between 2-5 years old for up to 4 hours. 

STEP 1: Call us as soon as you know you will need child care : (425) 582-7007

STEP 2: Email events@playhappycafe.com or fill out our form below to reserve your child’s space. This helps insure that we have the space available that day.

STEP 3:  Drop off your child at the time you scheduled.

Lunch meal and/or a snack are available to purchase.

Payment (received before care)

Hours: 9AM – 1PM (No more than 4 hours per day)

*Partial hours will be rounded up to the next full hour (i.e. 1.5 hours will be charged for 2)

1 hour 2 hours 3 hours 4 hours
$10.75 $19.50 $27.50 $39.50

**Children must be between the ages of 2-5 years old

Optional Accommodations

Lunch Bunch provided for additional $3.50 per child.

Snack provided for additional $1.00 per child.

Accepted Payment

  • Cash
  • Check
  • Debit/Credit Card
  • Invoice

Registration Fee

There is an annual $25 registration fee per family.

Cancellation Fee

Cancellations not made within 12 hours are charged their full reserved time.

Drop in Emergency Care Form

Hours of Care

Would you like to purchase the Lunch Bunch or a snack for your child?