Parents Day Events

For parents and families seeking specific religious services and programs over the weekend, click on the religious center options below. We also invite you to visit our Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life Open House.



Center for Global Spiritual Life Open House

Stop by NYU’s Global Center for Spiritual Life between 2:00-3:30pm to meet the chaplains, tour our space, and learn about the many available resources for students!

Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life, 238 Thompson Street, 4th Floor, 491

​Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life at NYU

Join the Bronfman Center for Jewish Student Life at NYU for Shabbat! We promise the complete Shabbat experience with delicious meals, spirited services, and excellent company.

Friday, October 26: Shabbat on 10th (Reform and Egalitarian Services) will be held at the Bronfman Center (7 East 10th Street) and Shabbat on the Square (Orthodox Services) will be held at the Global Center for Academic & Spiritual Life (enter at 60 Washington Sq. S)

  • 5:40 pm: Orthodox Services, GCASL 5th floor
  • 7:00 pm: Reform Services, Bronfman Center
  • 7:00 pm: Kehila (Egalitarian) Services, Bronfman Center
  • 7:20 pm: Shabbat on the Square Dinner, GCASL 5th floor
  • 8:15 pm: Shabbat on 10th Dinner, Bronfman Center
  • 9:15 pm: Tish on 10th, Bronfman Center

Saturday, October 27: All meals and services held at The Bronfman Center (7 East 10th Street) unless noted otherwise.

  • 9:15 am: Orthodox Services
  • 10:00am: Downtown Minyan Services - Spiritually uplifting shabbat morning services for young professionals and grad students in the neighborhood
  • 11 am - 3 pm: Shabbat Kiddush @ Rabbi Nikki’s (Location disclosed upon Registration
  • 11:15 am: Kiddush (snacks and mingling)
  • 12:00 pm: Festive Lunch
  • 5:20 pm: Orthodox Mincha followed by Seudah Shlishit
  • 6:40 pm: Communal Havdalah

Questions? Visit www.bronfmancenter.org to contact us for more information and to register.


The Catholic Center at NYU

238 Thompson Street, Ground Floor
New York, NY 10012
Email: contact@catholiccenternyu.org  | Phone: 1-212-995-3990

Saturday, October 21

Open House: 1:30pm - 5:15pm: The Catholic Center at NYU serves the spiritual needs of NYU students by providing opportunities for friendship, intellectual engagement, and growing in the faith. The Catholic Center at NYU is a ministry of the Archdiocese of New York under the care of the Dominican Friars. We invite all parents, alumni, and friends to join us for tours of the Catholic Center and to visit with students and staff members. The chaplain, Fr. John Baptist, will celebrate Mass at 5:15 pm. 

Mass: 5:15pm: Parents, alumni, and friends are invited to participate in our vigil Mass with Father Sebastian WhiteThis Mass fulfills the Sunday obligation and will be followed by a light reception.

Located in the heart of Greenwich Village, the Catholic Center serves the spiritual needs of NYU students by providing opportunities for friendship, intellectual engagement, and growth in the life of grace. The Catholic Center at NYU is a ministry of the Archdiocese of New York under the care of the Dominican Friars and offers a welcoming, vibrant community open to Catholics and non-Catholics alike. If you will be attending the mass, please RSVP when you register for Parents Day so that we have an idea of attendance.

For a listing of other Mass times over the weekend, visit:
https://catholiccenternyu.org/masstimes/


The Islamic Center at NYU

NYU Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life
238 Thompson St., 4th Floor, New York, NY 10012

Email: info@icnyu.org  | Phone: 1-212-998-4712

Friday, October 26

Jummah Prayers and Post Jummah Luncheon

The first adhan being called at 1:15 PM and the khutbah starting at 1:25 PM. Prayers are held on the fifth floor in the Grand Hall of the NYU Global Center for Spiritual Life. A community luncheon lunch takes place after prayers. Jummah and lunch are open to the public. Guests are required to show a government issued ID and sign in at the security desk on the first floor.

Visit the Islamic Center website for prayer rooms and Jummah Prayers.