Manhattan Community Media

  • Manhattan Community Media

    Manhattan Neighborhood Network is the country's largest community media center. We supply the training, equipment, facilities, and channels you need to create your own TV show. Get involved.

  • Expand your Mind in El Barrio

    MNN’s El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center is a local hub for adults and youth interested in learning about media production, exploring El Barrio's rich culture and working for social justice. Learn more.

  • Create Engaging Media

    By enrolling in MNN's small, low-cost classes, Manhattan residents develop the skills they need to share their stories and create the best local programming on television. Register for classes today.

  • More Platforms Than Ever

    With 5 channels (and counting!) and live streaming, MNN provides community producers the opportunity to share their work with audiences in Manhattan and beyond. Watch Now.


  • Produce Your Own Television Show

    MNN’s professional equipment and state-of-the-art studios give community producers the space to create high-quality, broadcast-ready media. Explore our facilities.

  • Submit a Show in 3 Easy Steps

    Submitting a show to air on one of MNN's five channels is simple! Just fill out a timeslot request form, upload your media and promote your show. Learn more.


This year is almost over and we could not be more excited for what’s ahead in 2018. Kick off the new year right by watching a mix of our new and old favorites on the Youth Channel next week. Watch “YC Power Hour” and “El Barrio Speaks” for a youth perspective on global issues, “State of Mind,” for a discussion on student athletics, “Star Wars Day...
In this week's YC Spotlight, take a look at the ingredients used to make some of your favorite fast food and think about about ways you can make healthier choices in the new year.
Tonight at 8pm on MNN, watch the Emergency Tax Reform Teach-In to learn more about the direct impact the new tax reform law will have on approximately 700,000 New York City families.
This Sunday at 8pm, watch "The Radical Imagination" for an interview with Dr. Robert Jay Lifton about his latest book, "Climate Swerve." Read on for more details!
Learn about the future of energy consumption in New York City and ways you can contribute to conservation efforts tonight at 8pm on "Greening the Grid," a joint production by the Museum of the City of New York and MNN.


Represent NYC


Represent NYC


Represent NYC is a weekly program that gives local elected officials and candidates the chance to update voters about the issues shaping the future of the city. 

Clip of the Week

2017 was the year of national protest, from the Women's March to demonstrations against J. Marion Sims' Central Park statue.

YC Spotlight

Watch this week's YC Spotlight to learn about the role of journalists in a world that's flooded with fake news and the challenges reporters will face in the days to come.