Culture & Community
Classes, Workshops and Clubs
Classes for Adults
No SUMMER classes July 3, 4, 5, & 6
To register for classes online please click the button below. You will need to log in and pay with a credit card. If you have any questions regarding registration, please contact the Service Desk, 646.395.4310.
55+ Classes and Events
If you're a senior, take advantage of the educational, social, spiritual, recreational, and Jewish cultural activities provided in our daytime classes.
For more information about our Senior Study Classes, please email [email protected].
Daytime Knitting Circle
Work on your own handiwork projects as you enjoy conversation with other knitters.
Mondays, 6/5 - 7/31
1:30 – 3:00 pm
M FREE, NM $25
Mah Jong for All Levels
Mah Jong is a rummy-like game played with tiles instead of cards. Join our Mah Jong class for all levels . Space is limited.
Wednesdays, 6/7 - 7/26
12:30 – 2:00 pm
M 35, NM $70
Mah Jongg Open Play
Join us for open play. All levels welcome. Space is limited. Please register in advance.
2 Fridays, 6/16 & 7/21
1:30 - 3:00 pm
M $, NM $10
Monday Book Club
This book club is led by Lorraine Lamazor-Kwest, a trained and certified NY Public Library Group Leader.
This class will discuss Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
Mondays, 10:30 - 11:45 am
M FREE, NM $10
Led by award winning Playwright and 14th Street Y Associate Artistic Director and Theater Manager, r David Stallings, this class will be dedicated to readings of significant plays of the 20th Century. The class will feature special guests from the Golden Age of Broadway!
Tuesdays, 6/6 - 8/29
1:30 – 2:30pm
M FREE, NM $5/Per Class
Let's Draw Together with Mona Zamdmer
Love to draw? Then join this non-traditional art class for what teacher Mona Zamdmer describes as "Pleasures of the Pencil."
Thursdays, 6/8 - 8/24
1:00 – 2:30pm
M FREE, NM $35
Wire the Wise
Have a smartphone, tablet or laptop, but have questions about how they work? Join Ellie Epstein and a cohort from the "wired" generation for coffee and conversation, and tips on ways to get the most out of your technology.
2:45 - 4:15pm
Whitney Museum Partnership
The Whitney offers open access to our seniors twice annually, one in sprint and one in fall. For more information or to reserve a spot, contact [email protected]
55+ Creative Writing / Our Own Narratives
Creative Writing Workshop
Wednesday, 7/12, 1:15 - 2:45PM
M Free, NM Free
Pre-registration required by contacting Dana Federbush at [email protected] or (646) 395-4336.
Beginner Juggling with the New York Lyric Circus!
Develop new brain cells while improving hand/eye coordination and having a ball. Begin with balls & rings, progress at your own rate.
Wednesdays, 2:00 - 3:00pm
Session 1: 9/14 - 11/2
Session 2: 11/9 - 12/21
M FREE, NM $30
Voices from War (Class will return in the the fall)
In this workshop for veterans, we will write our own narratives while reading excerpted fiction and non-fiction by veterans, military spouses, and select civilians. Each week, we will share student work learning from each other. This course is team taught by two writers, a civilian and a veteran.
To register, visit VoicesFromWar.org