More than just your downtown fitness connection!

We are a vibrant community center grounded in the belief that contemporary Jewish sensibilities can be a source of inspiration, connection, and learning for the individuals and families we serve throughout downtown Manhattan. We focus on health and fitness, education and enrichment programs, and innovative arts and cultural programming.

We are committed to the development of the whole person and bettering people’s lives and strengthening individual and family connections by building an inclusive and sustainable community.

The 14th Street Y is part of Educational Alliance’s network of community centers in Lower Manhattan. We believe strong communities can transform lives. Our programs turn strangers into neighbors and provide New Yorkers access to quality education, health and wellness services, arts and culture, and civic engagement opportunities.

Join Our Vibrant Community

“Unite with Light!”
Chanukah at Cooper Square
Monday, December 11 | 5:15 PM

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Join the 14Y and Chabad East Village in the heart of East Village at Cooper Square for a magical menorah lighting event featuring the delicious flavors of hot latkes and fresh donuts!

14Y After Dark: Holiday Re-Charge
with Boards Games & Booze

Tuesday, December 19 | 7:00 – 9:30 PM


Ditch the winter blues and spice up your night with $5 make-your-own Spiked Hot Cocoa, board games, holiday tunes, and more!

14Y Camps
For Children Age 2 – 13
Registration is open for summer 2024!

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We make the summer count. At the 14Y, city kids get a true summer camp experience, recognized as a key to kids’ development.

Indoor Pickleball Classes and Open Play
Winter Session: January 12 – March 22

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Check out the fastest growing sport in the country! 

Member registration opens Tuesday, December 5
Open registration begins Tuesday, December 12

Landscape Painting with
Certified Bob Ross Instructor

Thursday, December 14 | 6:00 – 9:00 PM

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Unlock your inner artist and embark on a creative journey with our “Landscape Painting” class led by Certified Bob Ross Instructor Wes Day (who is also a Blue Man!)

Intro to Hand Sewing

Wednesday, December 20 | 6:00 – 8:00 PM

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Discover the joy of hand sewing in our class—create beautiful pieces, and keep what you make at the end of each session!