92nd Street Y is where inspiration lives and exploration begins—with a diverse range of classes and programs that let everyone pursue what they love. With innovative, top-notch programs, events and concerts, plus over 4,000 classes taught by today’s most talented professionals, 92Y has it all—for all ages and interests.
Events range from literary readings, concerts, lectures, single mixers, events, films, and many more.
From people who inspire a world of ideas to entertainers known the world over, find the best minds, brightest stars and most compelling issues at 92Y!
Where the written word comes to life, giving New Yorkers a literary forum unlike any other.
Learn more about the Unterberg Poetry Center
Bringing together the country’s foremost thought leaders, educators and experts to exchange ideas and inspire action in the global community. 92Y is a hub for innovative discussion that informs, influences and drives our culture forward.
Music that puts you on the edge of your seat.
Celebrate dance through electrifying performances featuring today’s masters as well as emerging new talent.
Take your passion for the performing arts even further.
Where you’ll find the right Art class, program or event for every age, every level and every creative medium imaginable.
Learn about the Art Center
A vibrant resource for both musicians and music lovers, with expert instruction and innovative performances by today’s masters.
Learn about the School of Music
Where dancers of all ages can pursue their dreams, build their skills and nurture their passion.
Learn about the Harkness Dance Center
Where writers can build skills, find their voice and revel in self-expression, from fiction to poetry to non-fiction to playwriting.
Learn about the Unterberg Poetry Center
Our state-of-the-art complex is where New Yorkers find healthy inspiration. With our 25-yard lap pool, 100 weekly classes, plus expert training and services, we make fitness fun, flexible and fresh. Learn More About the May Center for Health Fitness & Sport
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One of the most widely acclaimed Jewish programs in the nation. You’ll find a wealth of programs designed to inform and inspire a meaningful connection to Jewish beliefs, teachings, traditions and celebrations.
Learn more about the Bronfman Center for Jewish Life
A welcoming and well-rounded resource, providing Jewish education and shared family experiences that engage children of all ages.
92Y is a special place to celebrate Jewish holidays and days of remembrance.
Offering a broad range of services and outreach programs to facilitate personal development, and to help Jewish adults build community connections.
Where parents and children come to learn, explore, discover and celebrate through programs and shared experiences that embrace every age, and every life stage.
92nd Street Y May Center for Health, Fitness and Sport is supported by the Fred Mack Endowment and the William H. Canick Memorial Fund. Generous support has been provided by Russell and Sandra Abrams; Evelyn and Leonard Lauder; Jane and Robert A. Friedman; the Women's Sports Foundation, and Carolyn Okin, among others.
We have a complete Aquatics program for every level and every age. Children as young as six months have a positive first experience in the pool with our American Red Cross Infant and Preschool Aquatics curriculum. Older children improve skills with our American Red Cross Learn-To-Swim classes and adults select from a variety of classes that best fits their needs, from Beginner Swim Group to Deep Water classes.
At 11 am on Tue, Jun 18, 92Y will be helping to set a new world record by giving a free swimming lesson to everyone who signs up.
For more information, visit here and sign up for your lesson by emailing Lane Wineski.
See our Adult Activities Schedule for the pool lane schedule and read our pool rules.
Click here for our American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim program curriculum. [PDF]
Pool access lift available for those needing special assistance. For more information on aquatics call 212.415.5718