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infants & young children

At the JCC, we nurture families by cultivating experiences where children can thrive, parents can connect, and families can grow together. Whether you join us for our prenatal programs, a swim in our pool with your baby, a music class with your toddler, or a Shabbat dinner for the whole family, we know you will feel right at home with us.

For more information, contact Miriam Leviton at 646.505.5723 or

Featured Program: 2s Together

Your toddler's first drop-off classroom experience features open-ended play, circle time, art and sensory exploration, movement, snack, and introductions to Jewish holidays and traditions. Our experienced staff will create an individualized separation plan for your child. Parents/caregivers will participate for the first sessions to aid separation.

All participants must turn two years old no later than September 9, 2013 in order to participate in the program. Dietary laws observed; all snacks are nut-free. For program times click here.

welcome to the world

Are you having a baby or know someone who is' Please contact Patty Diaz at 646.505.5743 or for your "Welcome to the World" gift bag which includes a baby present and a discount certificate for your first JCC class with your new baby.

for infants & young children

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  • Rooftop Playground
    Our playground is your playground! We invite you to play on our roof from Mon-Fri, between 3:30pm-sunset.
  • Run, Catch, Throw
    Run, Catch, Throw is a sports program for 3 year olds. Class focus is put on team work, skill building, and learning fundamentals of game play.
  • Little Maestros
    Little Maestros has been named NYC's premiere infant and toddler music program by the New York Times and NBC's Today Show. You and your child will love our musical story times, songs of all kinds, imaginative play, language development activities, puppet shows and "bubble music".
  • My Art Studio
    This hands-on, creative environment fosters your toddler’s exploration of new materials like glue, paint, and clay. It’s everything they can’t do in your NYC apartment!
  • Infants + Young Children at The JCC in Manhattan
    Hear first-hand from parents about their experiences here and how they feel part of the JCC community.
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