Registration for Winter/Spring is now open! Classes begin February 6th. Fall Semester ends January 30th.
Membership at the Downtown Community Center also includes access to premium classes that provide a more intimate class experience with familiar faces each week.
Register for Swim Lessons here.
Sign up for Songs for Seeds by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Request a Preschool Prep application here.
PROnatal Fitness registration here.
Make a Mess Cook: Savory Snacks Members: $320, Non-members: $415Mondays: (Feb. 6 - June 19) 16 classes Session I: Mondays 10:00AM (ages 18 -30 months) Session II: Mondays 11:00AM (ages 2.5-3.5 years)
Make a Mess Cook: Tasty TreatsMembers:$340, Non-members: $440Thursdays: (Feb. 9 - June 22) 17 classes Session I: Thursdays 10:00AM (ages 18 -30 months) Session II: Thursdays 11:00AM (ages 2.5-3.5 years )
Make a Mess: Design and Creativity Members: $360, Non-members: $465 Tuesdays: (Feb. 7 - June 27) 18 classes Session I: Tuesdays 10:00AM (ages 18 -30 months) Session II: Tuesdays 11:00AM (ages 2.5-3.5 years) Make a Mess Sensory Science: Members: $380, Non-members: $495 Wednesdays: (Feb. 8 - June 28) 19 classes Session I: Wednesdays 10:00AM (ages 18-30 months) Session II: Wednesdays 11:00AM (ages 2.5-3.5 years)
Animal Explorers (2-4 years)Tuesdays: (Feb. 7 - June 27) 18 ClassesMembers:$170, Non-members $235Session I: Tuesdays 10:00AM Session II:Tuesdays11:00AM Thursdays: (Feb. 9 - June 22) 17 ClassesMembers $180 , Non-members $220Session III: Thursdays 10:00AM Session IV: Tuesdays 11:00AM
All Girls Coding (2nd - 5th grade girls)FREE for Members, After-School Students: $150, General Public: $250 Mondays (Feb. 6 - June 19)5:45-6:45PM
Coding in Scratch (2nd - 5th graders) FREE for Members, After-School Students: $150, General Public: $250 Wednesdays (Feb. 8 - June 27)5:45-6:45PM
Coding in Minecraft (2nd - 5th graders)FREE for Members, After-School Students: $150, General Public: $250Thursdays (Feb. 9 - June 22) 5:45-6:45PM
Advanced Coding (4th - 8th graders)Members: $100, After-School Students: $150, General Public: $250 Saturdays (Feb. 4 - June 24) 3:00 - 4:00PM
Digital Media Class Fees are a One-Time Fee for the Full Spring Semester
Class Registration Policies:Class Registration: You may register for classes online at or in person at the service desk. Some classes require membership for registration, others give members a significant discount. Fee based Drop-in classes are for members only, and can be purchased at the Service Desk on the day of the class. There is no online registration available for drop-ins.
Pro-Rating for Late Starters: When space permits, we will pro-rate the number of classes remaining for some Make a Mess, Digital Media and Bilingual Birdies.
Transfer of Classes: Spaces for transfers are subject to availability.
Single Classes and Trial Classes: You may pay a single class price of $20 for Make a Mess, Swim, and Digital Media classes, pending availability. Amounts paid for a trial class may be credited towards enrollment to that class.
Withdrawals & Refunds*: If after registering for premium classes at the Center you need to withdraw prior to the start of the 2nd scheduled class, you may receive a refund for the class fee. Class fees are non-refundable after the 2nd scheduled class. Written requests must be made to cancel a class registration by email. *All fees for Preschool Prep are not refundable.Contact Blake@manhattanyouth.org to request a refund.
Make up classes: Manhattan Youth is not responsible for providing makeup classes or issuing credits or refunds for programs missed as a result of client illness, scheduling conflicts, emergencies, or other events beyond our control.
Class Closures: Premium classes, swim classes and Preschool Prep at the Center run on the Public School schedule. These classes do not meet on days in which schools are not in session, including emergency closings.