Since 1864, animals have lived at Fifth Avenue and East 64th Street in Central Park. Today's zoo features gentle creatures in the Tisch Children's Zoo, plus polar bears and penguins as witty as anyone in town.
Founded in 1969, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center presents annual series of concerts and educational events for listeners ranging from connoisseurs to chamber music newcomers of all ages.
Based in the work of legendary acting teacher Michael Chekhov, the Chekhov Theatre Ensemble is an award-winning company.
The company infuses Western modern dance with classical motifs from the martial arts and Chinese music. For public school children, the company maintains a program of lectures and demonstrations that demystify the choreographic process while providing lessons in Chinese history and culture.
This non-religious organization engages schoolchildren and families with two permanent exhibitions that allow active, hands-on exploration of history and culture in non-threatening and inclusive ways to benefit the diverse Jewish community and the community at large.
Through a unique environment of interactive exhibitions and programs, the museum aims to inspire children and families to learn about themselves and a culturally diverse world.
At the Children's Museum of the Arts, young artist have complete liberty to create. This museum in SoHo focuses on all forms of visual art, and gently encourages children to experiment artistically through interactive learning.
The China Institute focuses on Chinese art, history and culture, with exhibitions and lectures on art, culture and society, periodic firsthand reports from China, a speakers' forum, Chinese-language courses, studio classes in traditional Chinese arts, concerts and children's workshops.
We're Here for Good. It describes the Y's commitment to building the foundations of - and strengthening - our communities, through nurturing the potential of every child and teen, improving community health and well-being, and providing opportunities to give back and support neighbors. We're here for you and your family. We're here for the community. We're here for good.