In observance of Independence Day, the 14Y building will be closed. No programs will be running, including virtual fitness classes. Have a wonderful, safe, and healthy holiday!

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

We are pleased to offer our community a variety of in-person and virtual programs. Learn more about our health and safety guidelines including information specific to each program that has resumed in person.

14Y Summer Membership

May 1 – August 31

Save Big This Summer

WHY JOIN THE 14TH STREET Y? 

Because when you join the 14Y, you’re not just joining a gym—you become part of a vibrant downtown community. We’re committed to helping you live your best life, strengthening your body and mind, enhancing family connections, and providing an inclusive community center where all can thrive. You belong here! 

Summer Aquatics Classes
July 5 – August 21

Register Today

We have classes for swimmers of all ages and stages, from toddlers getting acclimated to the water, children who want to build swimming skills, or adults looking for low-impact water workouts.

14Y After School

For Children in Grades K–5
Fall Semester: September 19 through January, 2023

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Rest easy knowing your child’s afternoon is full, festive, and active until 6:00 PM – all in a safe and supportive environment.
After School is open to all needs and abilities.

Youth Flag Football

For Children Ages 7 – 13
Sundays | September 11 – November 6

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Get ready for an exciting fall season of Flag Football with the 14Y and HuddleUp NYC! starting this fall! In this co-ed developmental league, where players will be placed in appropriate competition groups and taught proper techniques techniques in football skills like catching, throwing, running, and defending.

Bee Parks and the Hornets featuring Ants on a Log
Sunday, July 31 | 1:00 PM

Tickets Here

Bee Parks and the Hornets and Ants on a Log are teaming up for this summer’s most magical musical jam party!

These two family-music bands play all original songs full of positivity, social justice, inclusion, and dancing your heart out. This interactive show is full of sing along moments and insect puppets, taking families on a journey to become honorary bugs themselves! The five-member band includes all women and non-binary musicians on guitar, ukulele, clarinet, keyboard, flute, bass, and drums. Everyone is welcome in this hive!

14Y Preschool

For Children Ages 2–5

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Where young children feel respected, trusted, and empowered.
Book a free virtual or in-person tour today.
Only a few spots left for the 2022-2023 school year!