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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

Kid’s Space

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


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


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


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


Riverdale Run

Sunday May 5, 2019


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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Arienny DeJesus

Assistant Director, Kid’s Space at the Y

I’ve been working at the Riverdale Y for 3 years now. Throughout the year, I work as a head counselor for the younger grades, usually First and Second Grade. During the…

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