Manny Cantor Center's programming is currently being run virtually. Please see our menu below to access virtual programs, and reach out to us at info@mannycantor.org with any questions.

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Summer Session Weekly Activities

Summer Session is a place for your child to grow and explore through engaging activities like yoga, music, movement, studio & culinary arts, and outdoor fun. For the first time ever, we have a special theme planned for each week! Read on to learn about weekly enriching activities and visiting specialists.…...

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Memorial Day Closure

Manny Cantor Center members and community, please be advised that on MONDAY, 5/25, Manny Cantor Fitness Center will have abbreviated hours: 7AM-4PM. The rest of our programming will be closed in observation of the holiday. All programs will resume normal hours of operation on Tuesday, 5/26. To learn more about…...

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Volunteers Opportunities

Know how to use power tools? Want to get to know community members? Love the Lower East Side? We do, and we need your help at IDEAS CITY on Saturday, May 30! We have several opportunities to volunteer at this cultural event, from setting up a hand-crafted sukkah, to sharing information…...

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Celebrating Older Americans Month

May is Older Americans Month – a tradition dating back to 1963 to honor the legacies and ongoing contributions of older Americans and support them as they enter the next stage in life. On Wednesday, 5/13 we’re proud to host the opening of the Older Adults Month Art Exhibit, which celebrates work…...

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In honor of National Poetry Month

Excerpt from a poem by Croilot Semexan, College Advisor/Program Coordinator, in honor of National Poetry Month: Educational Alliance We maybe Health and Fitness but don’t get it twisted We be arroz con habituela talking that Spanglish on East 1st, 2nd, and 3rd street? We be mac and cheese with Kool…...

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