Lyghtly makes it possible for residents of New York City to connect with instructors, tutors, and teachers to learn new hobbies and skills. Our community, which includes both students and teachers, provides you access to private lessons in NYC. Are you looking for private lessons in your home or at a nearby studio? If you are looking for a challenge or a new opportunity to learn, you can connect with your teacher here on Lyghtly. Many of our instructors at Lyghtly teach hobbies, crafts, and other skills that will excite and motivate you. From playing instruments to learning to quilt, to line dancing, you’ll find it all at Lyghtly.

Who Uses Lyghtly?

People of all ages with a desire to learn. It doesn’t matter how old or young you are. Learning a new skill or hobby is a great way to find your passion in life, have fun, and wake up the creative genius inside!

Teachers, Tutors, and Instructors

If you love to teach others your hobby or skill, you will love Lyghtly. We welcome trainers and teachers of nearly every category, and we give you the freedom to make this community your very own.


Hobbies and crafts are a great way to break free from technology and have fun! In addition, it has been proven that when you use the creative side of your brain, you are more productive at your job and are more balanced.


Lyghtly doesn’t have any age limits, so even if you have retired, we welcome you to our community to both teach and learn! Over and over, medical reports have proven that we slow down aging when we stay active and excited about life.

Immigrants and Expats

Perhaps you are new to New York City, and you are looking for something to do to meet new people. Lyghtly provides a perfect opportunity to learn new skills that will enable you to feel more confident.


This list certainly doesn’t include everyone that can have a great learning experience through Lyghtly. In fact, we want to make sure that every person feels welcome to join, find a teacher, and get started on following your dream. Because of our unique and reasonably-priced background check at Good Hire, you can rest assured that your instructors are not only competent but actual experts in their areas.

How can I find private lessons in New York City?

We know that NYC is a big place, and that’s why we want to help you out by providing this simple and safe way to connect with instructors near you. Here’s all you need to do:
  1. What skill or hobby would you like to acquire? We have provided hundreds of categories to choose from, and we know you’ll find a class you would love to take! If, by some weird chance, you don’t see the class you’d like to take, let us know, and we will find an instructor for you!
  2. Now that you have decided on a subject, you can browse through the instructors and categories listed on the website. Take your time to read the profiles carefully so you can find the instructor that you would enjoy working with. It’s easy to then select the day and time that is available on the instructor’s page.
  3. Once you make that selection, make your payment, and very shortly, you will hear from your instructor. If you have questions at any time, you can contact us, and we will get back with you as soon as possible.
Through Lyghtly, you can take classes on location in New York City, or you can take virtual lessons in NYC that are taught by a Lyghtly instructor. Contact us today for information!