COVID-19 Update: All MNN facilities are currently closed, but we have many Online Classes to take, Shows to watch, and Blogs to read.

The Election Show on MNN: Episode 10

Host Dr. Christina Greer sits down with political strategist Matt McDermott and political analyst Lincoln Mitchell to discuss how the #2020Election will be less about the two-party system between #Republican and #Democrat, and more about saving the democracy of America.

Empowering local voices and diverse views.

Manhattan Neighborhood Network is a media learning, production, and distribution hub that promotes creative expression, independent voices and community engagement.

Upcoming Classes & Events

Mobile Storytelling

This workshop will give you the skills to create high-quality media using personal portable devices, including phones and tablets.

Narración Móvil

Este taller virtual le dará las habilidades para crear medios de comunicación de alta calidad utilizando dispositivos portátiles personales, incluidos teléfonos y tabletas.

Are you ready to make media that matters?

Whether you want to learn how to manage a crew in our multi-camera studios, how to capture a great story in the field, or how to edit your media, MNN has a class for you.

Join the digital media revolution and embark on your journey to becoming a certified community producer at MNN with access to our state-of-the-art media production equipment.

Register for Orientation

Class schedule

Introducing MNN Online

MNN’s new Online Learning initiatives will provide certified MNN producers with virtual support on media projects, learning opportunities to continue building your production skills, as well as informational sessions about MNN facilities and services.

Here is what you can expect from MNN’s Online Learning Initiatives.



July 28, 2020

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today kicked off the State's Census Push Week urging New Yorkers to fill out the 2020 U.S. Census before the October 31, 2020 deadline and to make sure every New Yorker is counted in the upcoming census.


Stimulus Check 2.0 & Losing Enhanced Unemployment

July 27, 2020

Economist James A. Parrott Explains The Impact Of Losing Enhanced Unemployment just as the extra $600 federal unemployment payments ends this week.  Plus more on the HEALS Act...and our next stimulus check! 

10 Bills to Strengthen Absentee Voting

July 27, 2020

The push is on for 10 bills to strengthen absentee voting ahead of fall Election, read more about bills that would change or codify elements of the now widely-used absentee voting process before the fall general election.