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Kid’s Space

"Friendship... is not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything." - Muhammad Ali

Kid’s Space – Afterschool Program

For K-6th Grade

Kid’s Space provides a seamless end to your child’s day. We offer a healthy, kosher snack; homework assistance with NY State Certified teachers; and a range of enrichment activities, all in a supportive and community-oriented setting led by professionally-trained staff.

Kid’s Space runs on the NYC Public School Calendar and the Riverdale Y calendar from September to June. Our program begins at school dismissal and runs until 6:30pm.

Kid’s Space at the Y Enrichment Classes


Kid’s Space at PS 24 Enrichment at PS 24
Bring Kid’s Space to Your School

Does your child’s school not currently offer rich after school programming? Have your school’s administration contact us to bring Kid’s Space to your school.

Sam Sullivan

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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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



Vacation Day Programs


Kid’s Space at the Y


Kid’s Space at PS24



Sherrise Figueroa

Director, Kid's Space @ P.S. 24

Sam Sullivan

Director, Family & Youth Services

Arienny DeJesus

Assistant Director of Kid's Space at the Y & Inclusion Coordinator