Culture & Community
Classes, Workshops and Clubs
Classes for Adults
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 at 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].
Senior Summer Camp
Think summer camp is just for kids? Think again! Join us for our second annual Senior Summer Camp and take the time to play, swim, stretch, and relax with other senior members at the 14th Street Y. Visit 14StreetY.org/SeniorCamp to see the schedule and RSVP.
August 14 - 18
M FREE, NM $20 for the full week
Daytime Knitting Circle
Work on your own handiwork projects as you enjoy conversation with other knitters.
Mondays 9/11 - 12/18
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 10/4 - 11/22
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.
12:30 - 2:00 PM
M $5, NM $10
Led by award winning Playwright and 14th Street Y Associate Artistic Director and Theater Manager 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 9/5 - 12/19
1:30 – 2:30 PM
M FREE, NM $45, single class $5
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 10/5 - 11/30 (No class 11/23)
1:00 – 2:30 PM
M FREE, NM $35
Wire the Wise
Have a smartphone, tablet, or laptop, but have questions about they work? Join Ellie Epstein and a cohort from the "wired" generation for coffee, conversation, and tips on ways to get the most out of your technology.
2:45 - 4:15 PM
Whitney Museum Partnership
The Whitney offers open access to our seniors twice annually, one in spring and one in fall.
Fall Senior Open Access Day
Tuesday, 9/19, Time TBD
Space is limited. For more information or to reserve a spot, contact [email protected]
Slide Talk with the Whitney Museum
12:30 - 1:30 PM
Space is limited. To reserve a spot, reserve a spot, contact [email protected].
50+ Creative Writing / Our Own Narratives
Creative Writing Workshop
4 Wednesdays: 9/6, 10/4, 11/1, 12/6
1:15 - 2:45 PM
Space is limited, pre-registration is required. To register, please contact the service desk at 646.395.4310.
World of Yiddish
Discover the magic of Yiddish conversation, Yiddish literature, and Jewish current events in this exciting course. Basic Yiddish required.
Wednesdays 10/11 - 12/13 (No class 11/22)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
M FREE, NM $40, single class $5