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14Y Recipes: My Dad’s Whole Wheat Rye Bread

| MON, SEP 14, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic hasn’t stopped my dad from cooking delicious food. One of my favorites is soft, tasty bread, which I use to make toast and sandwiches, and whole wheat…

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The Fantastical World of Books

| THU, SEP 03, 2020

Sometimes, life gets complicated and we all need an escape. Each generation has its share of magical tales that help us do exactly that. Part of what makes the fantasy…

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14Y Staff Recipes: August Edition

| THU, AUG 27, 2020

Summer is coming to an end but we can still enjoy some delicious summer meals. We’ve gathered some of our staffs’ favorite summer recipes for you to enjoy!   Heirloom tomatoes…

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Welcoming Prelude to Preschool and Preschool Back to the 14Y

| TUE, AUG 25, 2020

We have missed you! And, like you, we want to be able to get on with our normal lives. As we all know, it’s not that simple this year. We…

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What is the OPWDD?

| TUE, AUG 04, 2020

Recently, as part of our inclusion events series, the 14th Street Y presented a webinar with autism advocate and author Ken Siri about Self-Direction services from the OPWDD. Some families have not yet…

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14Y Movie and TV Show Recommendations

| THU, APR 23, 2020

When you’re not visiting the Virtual 14Y, you’re likely watching plenty of movies and tv shows to pass the time. What comes next after Tiger King and Love is Blind?…

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The Grief of Coronavirus

| SUN, APR 12, 2020

In December, I wrote a blog post on loneliness during the holiday season. Now, I find myself drawing on that post in order to explore the mental health effects of…

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14Y’s Favorite Recipes

| THU, APR 02, 2020

The staff at 14th Street Y have launched the 14Y Community Corner, a digital platform for us to create and share videos including Adult Studies classes, family-friendly activities, helpful tips…

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The 14th Street Y Way

| THU, AUG 08, 2019

It’s been several months since we returned from our wonderful 10-day study tour in Reggio, Italy. Loris Malaguzzi once stated, “It is urgent for us to underline that children’s intelligence…

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A Little Musical Magic

| MON, JUN 18, 2018

Ever since I joined the staff at the 14th Street Y, I’ve heard from parents and staff alike about this magical person named Mik. She’s been a music teacher here…

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