Goddard Riverside strives toward a fair and just society where all people can make choices that lead to better lives for themselves and their families. We serve more than 20,000 New Yorkers each year with programs ranging from Early Childhood Education to Older Adult Centers.

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A Joyous Thanksgiving on Both Sides of the Park

Our strategic alignment with the Stanley M. Isaacs Center brought holiday joy to the Upper West Side and Upper East Side!

The covers of Pura's Cuentos and Children Under Fire displayed side by side on a tan background with a light green border

Winners of our Social Justice Book Prizes Announced!

Children Under Fire: An American Crisis and Pura’s Cuentos: How Pura Belpré Reshaped Libraries with Her Stories have won Goddard Riverside’s 2021 social justice book prizes. Learn more about these remarkable books!

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24jan 8:00PM

Katie Hyun and Quodlibet Ensemble

For the Musical Evenings 2022 Season, join us for a performance by Katie Hyun, a winner of Astral Artists’ 2016 National Auditions, is passionate about bridging the gap between the very oldest and very latest chamber music. She is the founder and director of the chamber orchestra Quodlibet Ensemble which is committed to that vision. 

The event will be held at Goddard Riverside’s Bernie Wohl Center, 647 Columbus Ave (Btw. 91st and 92nd Street), New York, NY 10025. Attendees are require to show proof of COVID vaccination.  

Limited tickets will be available. Purchase your ticket today!

24jan 8:00PM

Daniel Phillips and Tara Helen O’Connor

For the Musical Evenings 2022 Season, join us for a performance by Daniel Phillips, violinist, and Tara Helen O’Connor, flutist. They are perennial favorites for our Musical Evenings series. Daniel is a founding member of the Orion String Quartet. Tara is a mainstay of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s winds. The two are also now artistic directors of the Angel Fire Festival in New Mexico. 

The event will be held at Goddard Riverside’s Bernie Wohl Center, 647 Columbus Ave (Btw. 91st and 92nd Street), New York, NY 10025. Attendees are require to show proof of COVID vaccination.  

Limited tickets will be available. Purchase your ticket today!