The 14th Street Y will be closing on Monday, September 26, and Tuesday, September 27 for Rosh Hashanah. Programming will resume as usual on Wednesday, September 28. L’Shana Tova!

Community

Events and Programs

Upcoming
14Y Events

Free and open to all! Click to register.

Fall Open House Fitness in the Streets

We’re more than just your East Village community center.

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, vibrant, and sustainable communities.

Our community includes members, staff, teachers, trainers, artists, caregivers, families, and local business owners. The 14th Street Y hosts community events year round, many of which are open to the public.


Upcoming Events

14Y After Hours: Pool Party

– New, Fun Programs for 20s & 30s – 
Thursday, October 6 | 6:30 – 9:30 PM

Register here | Free for 14Y/MCC Members; $5 for guests

Stay tuned for our first ever 14Y After Hours Party—a new series of events and programs for people in their 20s and 30s, and anyone young at heart!

We’ll be kicking off this exciting new series with a pool party in the fall when everyone is back from summer vacation. We hope that you’ll join us to dance, swim, and mingle with friends and neighbors.

Anticipated event details:

  • 6:30 – 7:20 PM: Move and Groove with Adja
  • 7:30 – 8:30 PM: Pool Party (noodles provided)
  • 8:30 – 9:00 PM: Rooftop mix and mingle, featuring a cash bar and snacks for purchase

14Y Fitness in the Streets

– A Series of Free Outdoor Fitness Classes – 
Join 14Y + LOSCC throughout the summer for free outdoor fitness classes! All fitness levels welcome!

Wednesday | Ave B btw East 11th & East 12th Street
Saturdays | Ave B btw East 8th & East 9th Street

The 14Y is proud to partner with East Village Community Coalition and Loisaida Open Streets Community Coalition (LOSCC) with support from NYC Departments of Transportation and Small Business Services this summer to expand our group fitness class offerings and support our vibrant downtown community!

Join us on Saturdays for Zumba with Fiorella and Wednesdays for Masala Bhangra with Cloe to stay active, enjoy some sunshine, and connect with your neighbors!

All fitness levels welcome!

Zumba with Sophia

Saturdays | August 13 – September 24 | 1:00 – 2:00 PM
Ave B at East 9th Street (between East 8th and East 9th Streets)

Zumba combines high energy, captivating music with Latin-inspired moves that will leave you asking for more! Zumba is a “feel good” workout for all levels. This class is part of FAB’s Open Arts LES Program. No class August 27

Masala Bhangra with Cloe 

Wednesdays | August 10 – September 28 | 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Ave B at East 11th Street (between East 11th and East 12th Streets)

An Indian dance-based fitness program for people of all ages and fitness levels. You will be introduced to high energy Bhangra and Bollywood dance movements in an easy-to-follow fitness format.

Heart and Soul Cardio Dance with Johari 

Wednesdays | August 10 – September 28 | 6:45 – 7:30 PM
Ave B at East 11th Street (between 11th and 12th Streets)

Come dance, connect and move! Celebrate, dance and jam with instructor Johari Mayfield as she takes you on a soulful dance journey to the rhythms of African drums. No previous dance experience necessary. All fitness levels welcome.

Fitness in the Streets Registration

Eldridge Arts & Learning: Stained Glass
For Children Ages 5+
Sunday, August 28 | 10:30 – 11:30 AM

Location: Museum at Eldridge Street, 12 Eldridge Street, NYC
Register here | $8 Child, $12 Adult, $10 Senior

Colorful fun for all ages! At the Museum at Eldridge Street, the more than sixty stained glass windows serve many important roles. From capturing natural light to displaying a beautiful design, the colorful shapes and patterns bring the synagogue to life. Learn about the stained glass windows of our historic synagogue and collage a colorful creation of your own!

Please note: this is not a drop-off activity. Children must have an adult companion with them at all times. Tickets must be purchased in advance, as space is limited.

Face coverings are required for all visitors ages 2 and older, even if they are vaccinated. In keeping with public health recommendations, we strongly recommend vaccinations for our visitors.


Community Resources

NY Project Hope, Coping with COVID

Need to talk?
Free, anonymous and confidential!
Here to talk | Here to listen | Here to support

Feeling uncertain, overwhelmed, anxious during COVID?

Bridging Access to Care’s Project Hope Program provides:

  • Individual COVID Crisis Counseling
  • Public Education Sessions
  • Group Support Sessions
  • Links to resources in NYC

Bridging Access to Care can provide virtual presentations on:

  • Recognizing common reactions to COVID
  • Building coping skills for the recovery process
  • Managing COVID related stress
  • Identifying and meeting children’s needs

Contact us at 929-201-5513
A program of the NYS Office of Mental Health
Funded by FEMA

 

Parent University

Explore FREE courses, resources, and events!

Parent University is designed to empower you as an advocate and partner in your child’s education. All New York City parents and family members are welcome to enroll!

How to register:

  1. Visit parentu.schools.nyc
  2. Sign in with your NYC Schools Account or create a new account
  3. Choose a course from the Course Catalog tab
  4. Click Enroll
  5. Check your email for confirmation!

Let us know what you think. We want to make Parent University helpful for all New York City families. Please send feedback and suggestions to ParentU@schools.nyc.gov.

 

Sustainability

We offer a variety of sustainable programs including a CSA, compost drop-off, and clothing recycling.

Be Green With Us

Neighborhood Partners

14th Street Y members and staff can take advantage of discounts through our awesome Neighborhood Partners.

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