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Family & Youth

"I learned that if you want to make it bad enough, no matter how bad it is, you can make it." - Gale Sayers

Dara Garcia

Director, Camp, Family & Youth Programs

Dara joined the Riverdale Y as Director of Camp, Family and Youth services in August 2016, from a 20-year career devoted to youth as a camp director, teacher and Girl…

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Sam Sullivan

Associate Director, Family & Youth Services

(347) 913-4972

Sam has been with The Riverdale Y since he was two years old. He started in the Early Childhood Center, and has been a part of the after school program…

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Emily Hausman

Director, Early Childhood

(347) 913-4445

Emily joins The Riverdale Y as Director of our Early Childhood Center from The Levite Jewish Community Center in Birmingham, Alabama. Prior to coming to the Y, she spent three years…

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Sherrise Figueroa

Director, Kid’s Space @ P.S. 24

Sherrise comes to the Y with a strong background in program management and operations. She has been a successful director and supervisor in school and community-based programs with Oasis Children’s Services,…

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Summer Camps

Camp Twelve Trails – The best of specialty and day camp combined

Summer Stage – Perform in a full-scale musical

Camp Kulanu – All the joys of summer camp in a nursery school environment


Riverdale Run

Sunday May 6, 2018


Early Childhood

Nursery school, PKA, and enrichment classes



After-school and Sunday, sports clinics and leagues, for kids and adults


Swim Lessons

From mommy-and-me to just mommy. Classes for all ages and levels


Birthday Parties

So many ways to have fun, from bouncing to baking, to swimming



Ballet, modern, jazz, tap, hip hop, and more, taught by working professionals.



The Rhoda Grundman Music School


Kid’s Space

After-school programs and enrichment classes at the Y and at PS24