Hourly Childcare

Calvary Hourly Childcare is an early childhood ministry of Calvary Lutheran Church that provides part-time childcare (make reservations from 1 hour to the 7 hour full day) for children ages 16 months to Kindergarten. Open September – May.

A customized schedule and curriculum is offered for two age groups:

Register now for 2023-2024!

NOTE: Many families combine the Hourly Childcare and Pre-Kindergarten—a nice option for the parent who works part-time and needs a little extra childcare coverage!

Hours of operation

Calvary Hourly Childcare is open daily:

Tuesday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
September through May

…except for designated holidays and teacher workshop days. View calendar>>

Registration & rates

Registration is required for admission into Calvary Hourly Childcare, and different rates apply based on age and number of children participating.  More>>


For the convenience of all participating families, both permanent and on-call reservations are available. More>>

Policies & tips

To ensure your best possible experience with us, familiarize yourself with some policies and tips around food, clothing, diapering and separation. More>>


Calvary Hourly Childcare is licensed by the Minnesota Department of Human Services Licensing Division.