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People Program Main Office New Orleans Front Door2240 Lakeshore Dr.
New Orleans, LA
(504) 284-7678
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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!

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Upcoming Events
Register Today for Spring Classes 2017!
Registration Fee: Spring Classes
$150.00 per Session
Spring Session Dates:
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017 - Fri., May 12, 2017


Register today for Spring 2017. Class 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.

COURSE CATALOG

Who: Active adults age 50 and older
Cost: $40 for one class/$60 more than one summer session,
$150 per fall session
Info: Call (504) 284-7678
2017 Spring Registration Form
Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)

Mailing Address:
2240 Lakeshore Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70122

Info: Call (504) 284-7678

Spring 2017 - Main Campus Schedule
MAIN CAMPUS SPRING 2017
MONDAY

Who: Active adults age 50 and older
Cost: $150 per Fall session

Mailing Address:
2240 Lakeshore Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70122

Info: Call (504) 284-7678

2017 Spring Registration Form Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
M401 09:00a - 09:55a Richard Simmons Video Workout

Charlotte Olsonoski
Phyllis Howley

Dance Studio
M402 10:00a - 11:25a (*) Computer: Word
Fee $10 - closed
Raymond Knutsen Lab
M403 10:00a - 10:55a Intro to the New Testament - closed Janine Beniger, C.S.J. Conf Room
M404 10:00a - 11:25a Intermediate Tap Dance Patricia Ravain Dance Studio
M405 10:00a - 11:55a Drawing: Advanced
Fee $9
Herman Gray Art Studio
M406 10:00a - 10:55a Why Is New Orleans Different?

Gregory Mc Knight

Chapel
M407 10:00a - 11:55a Dominoes

Carol Bigelow

Room 2
M408 11:00a - 11:55a Current Events Angela Carll Chapel
M409 11:00a - 11:55a

Old Testament - Prophets - closed

Janine Beniger, C.S.J. Conf. Room
M410 11:00a - 11:55a Wood Turning

Dennis Wall

Workshop
M411 12:00p - 12:55p

Reading & Playing Music: Beginners
No experience reading music - closed

Mary Jane Butera A V Room
M412 12:00p - 01:55p

Knitting: Beg-Adv.
Sz 13 needles ThicknQuick yarn

Judith Darensbourg Conf Room
M413 12:00p - 02:55p Hand Building Ceramics
Glaze/Firing Fees $30
Kaliecia Smith Workshop
M414 12:00p - 01:25p (*) Computer: Excel
Fee $10, Must know Basics
Raymond Knutsen Lab
M415 12:00p - 01:25p Understanding Weather

Dr. Ashton Peyrefitte Jr

Room 4
M416 12:15p - 01:25p Memoirs: Writing Life's Stories
Using Prose & Poetry
Cecilia Dartez Chapel
M417 12:30p - 02:25p Beginning Oil Painting: Part 2
Fee $9, No new students
Herman Gray Art Studio
M418 01:00p - 01:55p

Reading & Playing Music:
Adv. Beginners - closed
Con't. students

Mary Jane Butera A V Room
M420 01:00p - 01:55p Zumba Gold Veronica Tuazon Dance Studio
M419 01:30p - 02:25p Dreams: Discover Your Inner Teacher

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Room 4
M421 02:00p - 02:55p Exercise With Music - closed

Chris Carroll

Dance Studio
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
MAIN CAMPUS SPRING 2017
TUESDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
T400 09:00a - 09:55a Treme: The Evolution of a Culture

Al Jackson

Conf Room
T401 09:00a - 09:55a Tap: Basic Beginners Brant Broom Dance Studio
T402 09:00a - 10:55a Crochet
sz H crochet hook
Charlotte Olsonoski Art Studio
T403 09:00a - 10:55a Intermediate Drawing & Painting
Limit 15
Evelyn Menge Workshop
T404 09:00a - 09:55a Strength, Flex and ROM - closed
Limit 25
Janis Rozelle Chapel
T405 09:30a - 10:55a (*) Computer: Basics
$10 Fee
Lloyd Constant Lab
T406 10:00 - 10:55a Stretch For Health and Fitness
Bring a mat - closed
Laura Guerin Hebert Chapel
T407 10:00a - 11:55a Upwords Claire Wilson Room 4
T408 10:00a - 10:55a Contemporary Dance

Brant Broom

Dance Studio
T410 10:00a - 11:55a Mah Jongg Diane Schleifstein
Marcy Fertel
Room 2
T411 11:00a - 11:55a Nutrition Against Disease Gloria Beverly
Richard Beverly
Workshop
T412 11:00a - 11:55a World Religions

Elizabeth Willems, S.S.N.D.

Conf Room
T413 11:00a - 11:55a Jazz Dance - closed Laura Guerin Hebert Dance Studio
T414 11:00a - 11:55a

Mat Stretch & Flex
Bring A Mat

Virginia Pluta Chapel
T415 01:30p - 02:25p

Researching Genealogy - closed
Both hrs in Lab

Phyllis Cosentino

Lab
T416 11:30a - 12:55p Poetry Patricia Ward Art Studio
T417 12:00p - 12:55p Strength Training - closed
Limit 20

Geraldine Winand

Dance Studio
T418 12:00p - 12:55p How Money Works Mark Schluter Room 4
T427 12:00p - 01:55p Paper Pottery
Create handmade paper vessels
Saundra Dymond Conf. Room 
T419 12:00p - 02:55p

Mosaic Tile & Cement Creations
Fees for supplies

Liz Pagani

Workshop
T420 01:00p - 01:55p Chorus

Mary Ruth Shanks

Room 3
T421 01:00p - 02:15p Just Move It - cancelled

Rochelle Delacroix

Chapel
T422 01:30p - 02:25p American Sign Language

Arthine Powers

Lab
T423 01:00p - 02:25p Creative Writing

Beth Johnson

Art Studio
T424 01:00p - 02:25p

Yoga - closed
Bring a mat

LaVerne Kappel

Dance Studio
T425 01:00p - 02:55p Canasta: All levels

Margie Fluitt

Room 2
T426 02:15p - 03:00p

Myths & Misconceptions About Aging

Skylar Lewis Chapel
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
MAIN CAMPUS SPRING 2017
WEDNESDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
W401 09:00a - 09:55a Yoga - closed
Bring a mat
LaVerne Kappel Dance Studio
W402 09:00a-11:55a Intermediate Art Workshop
Tips & Techniques
Saundra Dymond Workshop
W403 09:00a - 10:55a Jewelry Making
Su
pply Fee, New Students welcome
Sandra Rowan
Joan Richardson
Art Studio
W404 10:00a - 10:55a

Digital Photography
Bring your camera

Milton Hanauer

Lab
W405 10:00a - 10:55a Line Dancing

Gary de Leaumont

Dance Studio
W406 10:00a - 11:55a Watercolor Workshop: Intermediate
Must have had Techniques session

Mary Beth Haro

Chapel
W408 10:00a - 10:55a

Intermediate Piano
Must have 1 yr of piano

Sheila Schwartzmann

A V Room
W409 10:00a - 10:55a Mindfulness for Health & Happiness

Michele Frye

Conf Room
W410 10:00a - 10:55a Beginning Spanish

Madeline Gex

Room 4
W407 10:00a - 11:55a Mah Jongg: Beginners
Limit 10
Winston Falgout Room 2
W411 11:00a - 11:55a Tap Dance: Advanced

Patricia Ravain

Dance Studio
W412 11:00a - 11:55a

Advanced Piano
2 yrs piano req'd

Sheila Schwartzmann

A V Room
W413 12:00p - 02:25p

Stained Glass
Tools req'd

Caryl Branch

Workshop
W414 12:00p - 12:55p

Flash Dance

Patricia Ravain

Dance Studio
W415 12:00p - 01:55p Pastel Painting Workshop

Edward Dalferes

Chapel
W416 12:30p - 02:30p Great American Theater

Darlene Martin

Conf Room
W417 01:00p - 02:55p

Hand Quilting: Beginners
Limit 8

Mary Benenate

Art Studio
W418 01:00p - 02:45p Mah Jongg: Interm.

Winston Falgout

Room 2
W419 01:00p - 02:25p Wire Wrapped Jewelry
Limit 10

Joan Richardson

Room 4
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
MAIN CAMPUS SPRING 2017
THURSDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
TH401
08:30a - 09:55a

Cross Stitch
Supply Fee

Jerry Talbot

Conf Room
TH400
09:00a - 09:55a
Eat, Plan, Live

L S U Interns

Room 4
TH402
09:00a - 09:55a
Sit And Be Fit
No Instructor
Chapel
TH403 09:00a - 09:55a Yoga For Back Restoration
Bring a mat - closed

Virginia Pluta

Dance Studio
TH404 09:00a - 10:55a Beginning Sewing
BYO Machine
Susan Clay Art Studio
TH406 9:30a - 10:55a Beginning Drawing Erwin Methe Jr. Workshop
TH405 10:00a - 10:55a

Crewel Embroidery
No new students, Supply Fee

Jerry Talbot

Conf Room
TH407 10:00a - 11:55a Acrylics

Dianne Foster

Chapel
TH408 10:00a - 11:55a Piano - closed
Limited Spaces
Patti Curry Room 3
TH409 10:00a - 11:55a Scrabble Lucille Payne Room 2
TH410 10:00a - 10:55a Violin: Intermediate

Gus Beniger

Room 4
TH411 10:00a - 10:55a Stretch For Health & Fitness
Bring a mat - closed
Laura Guerin Hebert Dance Studio
TH412 10:30a - 11:55a (*) Computer:
Internet/Email/Flash Drive

Fee $10 Must know Basics
Joseph Ridolfo Lab
TH413 11:00a - 12:55p Advanced Oil Painting
Fee $9
Herman Gray Workshop
TH414 11:00a - 11:55a Brazilian Embroidery
No new students Supply fee
Jerry Talbot Art Studio
TH415 11:00a - 11:55a Jazz Dance - closed Laura Guerin Hebert Dance Studio
TH416 11:00a - 11:55a Violin: Beginners
Must have ability to read music

Gus Beniger

Room 4
TH417 11:00a - 12:55p

Beginning Machine Quilting
BYO machine, Supply list provided

Anne Bergin, C.S.J. Art Studio
TH418 12:00p - 12:55p Needlepoint
No new students, Supply fee
Jerry Talbot Art Studio
TH419 12:00p - 12:55p Strength Training - closed Patricia Jacobs Dance Studio
TH420 01:00p - 02:25p Craft Workshop - closed
Fees for supplies
Laura Guerin Hebert Workshop
TH422 01:00p - 02:55p Table Tennis Donald Kosche Chapel
TH423 01:00p - 02:55p

Advanced Machine Quilting
BYO Machine

Anne Bergin, C.S.J. Art Studio
TH424 01:00p - 01:55p

Guitar
Bring Your Guitar

Keith Ibos

Room 4
TH425 01:00p - 02:55p

Oil Painting: Interm
Fee $9

Herman Gray

Conf Room
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
MAIN CAMPUS SPRING 2017
FRIDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
F201 01:00-03:00p Billiards
Corner Pocket Kenner
Bill Knobloch Kenner
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer if you take a computer class (No Macs).

Important Dates: Mark Your Calendars

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Session Begins
Friday, May 12, 2017 Session Ends
**************** No Classes on these Dates ****************
Monday, February 27, 2017 - Friday, March 3, 2017 Mardi Gras Week
Monday, April 10, 2017- Friday, April 14, 2017 Easter Week
         

2017 Spring Registration Form
Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)

To become a volunteer instructor or for more information, please call 504-284-7678, email: info@peopleprogram.org.

WEST BANK

MAIN CAMPUS

Holy Spirit Catholic Church
6201 Stratford Place
New Orleans, LA 70131
(504) 394-5433
(504) 284-7840 fax

(view Spring 2017 Schedule)

2240 Lakeshore Dr.
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 284-7678
(504) 284-7840 fax

(view Spring 2017 Schedule)


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