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Babysitter Bemidji MN

Babysitters provide a needed respite to busy and tired parents. Below you can find nanny and babysitting services in Bemidji, MN that provide nannies, babysitters, event childcare, residential childcare, and hotel childcare, as well as infant specialists and traveling nannies, and advice and content on childcare.

Sunny Days Daycare
(218) 444-7425
1330 Augusta Dr NE
Bemidji, MN

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Taylor-Tots Family Daycare
(218) 224-3630
39469 Co RD 36
Laporte, MN
 
Hayden Heights Recreation Center & Park
(651) 298-5716
19665 East Hoyt Avenue
Saint Paul, MN
Hours
Mon-Thu 3pm-8pm. Extended hours in summer.
Cost
Free; fee for some programming
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

KidsPark
(651) 695-4008
1961 St. Clair Avenue
Saint Paul, MN
Hours
Mon-Fri 9am-3pm on days the Saint Paul public schools are in session
Cost
$5.25/hr for each of the first two children; 50% off for additional children. Infant care $18/morning.
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Townview Montessori & Day Care
(651) 777-7107
2470 McKnight Road North
Saint Paul, MN
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Cost
Moderate
Ages
0-6
Services Available
Childcare

Kinder Kids Preschool
(218) 243-3312
2784 Rayne Court NW
Bemidji, MN
 
New Horizon Academy
(763) 557-1111
Minneapolis, MN
Hours
To 6:30pm
Cost
Moderate
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Monique's Little Munchkins
(763) 576-3969
Anoka, MN
Ages
10-Jan
Services Available
Childcare

YMCA - Hiawatha Branch
(612) 729-7397
4100 - 28th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Leagues & Teams

Tutor Time
(952) 953-3444
14370 Glenda Drive
Saint Paul, MN
Cost
Moderate to expensive; varies with program.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

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Babysitter Basic for Parents, Find Babysitter Information and Babysitting Services

Babysitter Basics for Parents

All parents, at some point or the other, will need to hire the services of a babysitter. However, for many parents, this is easier said than done.

Finding the Right Babysitter

A babysitter essentially fills in for you, the parent, during your absence. To ensure that your child is in safe hands, it is essential that you get the right babysitter for the job. To do so:

  • Find out about potential babysitters by asking relatives, friends, colleagues, or community organizations.

  • Choose a babysitter based on the needs of your child and their age. It's easier to baby sit a nine-year old than a baby.

  • Do not hire the first candidate who responds. Take time to screen candidates until you are sure that you have found a babysitter who is best for your child.

  • Look for someone who has the required credentials. A candidate with a certificate in babysitting, for instance, is likely to be more professional and competent. At the same time, don't rely on classroom training alone to judge a babysitter or nanny. Sometimes, babysitting skills are more natural than learned. 

  • Always crosscheck references provided by a potential babysitter.

  • A very good test is to introduce the candidate to your child. This will allow you to evaluate how the prospective babysitter interacts with your child .

Preparing the Babysitter

Before leaving your child in the care of the babysitter you have...

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