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, which brings together and partners with diverse communities in Lower Manhattan, offering individuals and families high-quality, multi-generational programs and services that enhance their well-being and socioeconomic opportunities.

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Winter/Spring Registration!

Check out all the amazing classes, workshops, and programs coming this Winter and Spring to the 14th Street Y.

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Member registration: Tuesday | December 3, 2019 | 9:00 AM
Open registration: Tuesday | December 10, 2019 | 9:00 AM


New Country Day Camp

Registration Open!


New Country Day Camp is a joyful and inclusive community where your child can build meaningful connections and explore the natural world around them. Located at the 75-acre Henry Kaufmann Campgrounds in the forest of the Staten Island Greenbelt, campers will have a blast with high-quality programs rooted in the outdoors.

A Golem from Buenos Aires // theater
December 14 – 22


A Golem in Buenos Aires is a multidisciplinary theater play for the whole family, inspired by the Jewish legend of the Golem of Prague. In this original performance, an unexpected event unfolds a new hilarious, poetic, moving story.

Winter Membership Special
December 15–31


Keep fit throughout the winter with a 14Y membership! Join between December 15 and the end of the year, and we’ll waive your initiation fee. That’s a $99 value!

Straight Faced Lies
December 12–22


Grab a plate for an unforgettable holiday with the Ryans, where family battles and deep secrets are the most delicious things on the menu.


Yiddish New York
December 21–26


The nation’s largest Yiddish Culture Festival returns December 21-26, 2019!
Films, lectures, theater, Yiddish songs and folk dance, Yiddish culture and history, food, programs for kids, and more!