A flexible coworking space providing a variety of options to fit your needs including communal spaces, private offices, meeting rooms, community and more.

The work of childhood IS play. A licensed early childhood center with child-led environment, nurturing teachers and customizable schedules.

Birthday parties, corporate gatherings, staff meetings, classes for kids AND adults, professional development, networking events and more.

Personal essays and news covering work/life balance, professional development, entrepreneurship, small business and parenthood.

Meet our Founder

In today’s tech-advanced world, flexible schedules are here to stay. Our founder Deborah Engel dreamed up Work and Play as a solution for managing career and family, with flexible office space and customizable childcare schedules.

Latest News

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Entrepreneurs Are Getting Creative in the Co-Working Space

In South Orange, New Jersey, former publicist Deborah Engel was expecting her third child when she found an ideal space to house a combination co-working venue and preschool….

  • My kids are counting down the days to Father’s Day on June 17th. It may just be because that’s the weekend the pool hours expand to weekdays, but it’s making me anxious. Anxious because it means I need to start thinking about a present for......

  • Work and Play’s Open Play is returning for one day only on Saturday, May 12th as part of South Orange’s Moms Day Out! Drop in play for children ages 0-5 with a caregiver will run from 10am – 12pm. $8 per child with advanced registration.......

Meet our Members

The Work and Play community includes designers, writers, filmmakers, marketers, tech developers, educators, entrepreneurs, new and veteran parents and even empty nesters. Our members create a vibrant environment that is collaborative, creative and supportive as they strive to balance career and family life every day.

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