People Program is not sponsored by any governmental agency. It holds a nonprofit status and is supported by fees and contributions of the members, grants, and fund raising events. All donations are greatly appreciated
One of the best kept secrets in New Orleans, People
Program is a non-profit membership organization for persons 50 years
old and over who are looking for creative ways to spend leisure
time. Sponsored ministry of the Sisters of St. Joseph, currently
there are almost 500 members enrolled of diverse backgrounds, ranging
from ages 50 to 93. Over 190 varied courses
are offered and include exercise, computer, dance, art, needlework,
crafts, games, languages, music, and more. For a flat membership
fee of $150, you can take as many classes as you'd like at both campuses!
Who: Active adults age 50 and older
Cost: $150 per session / $40 one class/$60 more than one summer session
Info: Call (504) 284-7678
New Class Offering
Wednesday 11 a.m.
Instructor: Sr. Elizabeth Willems, S.S.N.D.
This class will deal with ethical issues about the human body such as quality of life, life and biotechnology. Moral/religious principles that guide decision making will be explored along with ongoing advances in medical research and treatment
Register today for Summer and Fall 2014! Classes fill up quickly so make sure you sign up today
to get the courses you are interested in. Classes include Computer, Strength Training, Watercolor, Decorative Painting, Photography, Mah Jongg, Jewelry Making,
Machine Quilting and many more popular courses.
Students who formerly went to the Metairie campus are encouraged to look at the Main Campus Schedule for classes they have enjoyed