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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 for Spring 2018

Registration is taking place at both West Bank & Lakeshore Campuses
Mon., Nov 27 - Thur.., Dec. 7.
Hours are 9 am-Noon and 1pm-2pm.

Registration Fee:
Spring Classes: $150.00 per Session

Spring Session Dates:
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018 - Fri., May. 18, 2018


Register today for Spring 2018. 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: $150 per fall session
Info: Call (504) 284-7678
2018 Spring Registration Form
Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)

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

Info: Call (504) 284-7678

 
SPRING 2018 - Main Campus Schedule
MAIN CAMPUS SPRING 2018
MONDAY

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

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

Info: Call (504) 284-7678

2018 Spring Registration Form Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
M401 09:00a - 09:55a Richard Simmons Video Workout

Phyllis Howley
Charlotte Olsonoski

Dance Studio
M402 09:00a - 09:55a Ukraniun Egg Design

Sara Fanelli

Workshop
M403 10:00a - 11:25a

* Computer: Word 2013
Must know Basics

Raymond Knutsen Lab
M404 10:00a - 10:55a

Good Girls, Bad Girls
Used books available

Janine Beniger, C.S.J. Chapel
M405 10:00a - 11:25a Intermediate Tap Dance Patricia Ravain Dance Studio
M406 10:00a - 12:25a

Drawing: Advanced
Fee $9

Herman Gray Art Studio
M407 10:00a - 10:55a Why Is New Orleans Different ?

Gregory Mc Knight

Workshop
M408 10:00a - 11:55a Dominoes

Carol Bigelow

Room 2
M409 10:00a - 11:55a Bridge:Intermediate

Quin Bates

Room 4
M410 10:00a - 10:55a

Beginning Italian
Book req'd

Meredith Harnish

Conf Room
M411 11:00a - 11:55a Prophets 3: Isaiah

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Chapel
M412 11:00a - 11:55a Wood Turning

Dennis Wall

Storeroom
M413 11:00a - 12:25p Current Events

Lee Crean

Chapel
M414 11:00a - 11:55a How Money Works

Mark Schluter

Room 3

M415 12:00p - 12:55p

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

Mary Jane Butera

A V Room
M416 12:00p - 01:55p

Knitting: Beg-Adv.
sz 13 needles ThicknQuick yarn

Judith Darensbourg

Conf Room
M417 12:00p -0 2:55p

Hand Building Ceramics
$30 Fee - No New Students - closed

Kaliecia Smith

Workshop
M418 12:00p - 01:25p

*Computer: Excel
Must know Basics Fee $10

Raymond Knutsen

Lab
M419 12:30p - 01:25p

Memoirs: Writing Life Stories
Using Prose & Poetry

Cecilia Dartez

Chapel
M420 12:30p - 02:25p

Beginning Oil Painting
Fee $9 No New Students

Herman Gray

Art Studio
M421 12:30p - 02:25p Bridge: Beginners - closed

Quin Bates

Room 4
M422 01:00p - 01:55p

Reading & Playing Music: Adv. Beginners
Continuing students

Mary Jane Butera

A V Room
M423 01:00p - 01:55p Zumba Gold

Veronica Tuazon

Dance Studio
M424 01:00p - 01:55p Preparing the Sunday Readings
Any Christian Denomination

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Room 3
M425 01:30p - 02:30p Talking Baseball

Gary Lehr

Chapel

M426 02:00p - 02:55p Exercise With Music Chris Carroll Dance Studio
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
MAIN CAMPUS SPRING 2018
TUESDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
T400 09:00a - 09:55a Treme: The Second 100 Years

Al Jackson

Conf Room
T401 09:00a - 10:55a

Crochet
Sz H crochet hook

Charlotte Olsonoski

Art Studio
T402 09:00a - 10:50a

Intermediate Drawing & Painting
Limit 15

Evelyn Menge

Workshop
T403 09:00a - 09:55a

Strength, Flex and ROM
Limit 25 - closed

Janis Rozelle

Chapel
T404 09:00a - 09:55a

Yoga
Bring a mat

Phyllis Sassoon Dance Studio
T405 10:00a - 10:55a

* Computer: Basics
Fee $10

Lloyd Constant

Lab
T406 10:00a - 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

World Religions Part 2
Part 1 not mandatory

Elizabeth Willems, S.S.N.D.

Conf Room
T409 10:00a - 10:55a

Contemporary Dance
Min. 1 yr of dance

Brant Broom

Dance Studio
T410 10:00a - 11:55a Mah Jongg

Diane Schleifstein
Marcy Fertel

Room 2
T411 10:00a - 11:55a Nutrition Against Disease

Gloria Beverly
Dr. Richard Beverly

Workshop
T412 11:00a - 11:55a Jazz Dance

Laura Guerin Hebert

Dance Studio
T413 11:00a - 11:55a

Mat Exercise
Bring a mat

Virginia Pluta

Chapel
T414 11:00a - 12:25p Advanced Genealogy Research
closed

Phyllis Cosentino
Pat Smith

Lab
T415 11:00a - 12:55p

Mandalas: Circles Around The World
Limit 10

JoAnn Hamilton Albea

Conf Room
T416 11:30a - 12:55p Poetry

Patricia Ward

Art Studio
T417 12:00p - 12:55p Southern Speak

Pamela Ebel

Room 4

T418 12:00p - 12:55p

Strength Training
Limit 20 - closed

Geraldine Winand

Dance Studio
T419 12:00p - 01:25p

Mind, Body, Spirit
Begins March 6

Kathy Anzelmo

Chapel
T420 12:00p - 02:55p

Mosaic Tile & Cement Creations
Fees for supplies

Liz Pagani

Workshop
T421 12:30p - 01:55p Researching Genealogy: Beginners

Phyllis Cosentino
Pat Smith

Lab
T422 01:00p - 01:55p Chorus

Mary Ruth Shanks

Room 3
T423 01:00p - 02:30p

Beginning Jewelry Making
Supply Fee - closed

Joan Richardson

Conf Room
T424 01:00p - 02:25p Creative Writing

Beth Johnson

Art Studio
T425 01:00p - 02:25p

Yoga
Bring a mat - closed

LaVerne Kappel

Dance Studio
T426 01:00p - 02:55p Canasta: All levels

Margie Fluitt

Room 2
T427 01:30p-02:55p

Mind, Body, Spirit
Begins March 6 - same as noon class

Kathy Anzelmo

Chapel
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
MAIN CAMPUS SPRING 2018
WEDNESDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
W401 09:00a - 09:55a Yoga
Bring a mat - closed
LaVerne Kappel Dance Studio
W402 09:00a-11:55a Intermediate Art Workshop
Tips & Techniques
Saundra Dymond Workshop
W403 09:00a - 10:55a Jewelry Workshop Sandra Rowan Art Studio
W404 10:00a - 10:55a

Basic Photography
5 weeks Feb 21 - March 21

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 taken Techniques

Mary Beth Haro

Chapel
W407 10:00a - 10:55a

Piano Intermediate
Must have 1 yr of piano

Sheila Schwartzmann

A V Room
W408 10:00a - 10:55a Beginning Spanish - closed

Madeline Gex

Conf Room
W409 10:00a - 11:25a Beginning Chess

Fred Schwab

Room 4
W410 10:00a - 11:55a

Mah Jongg: Beginners
Limit 10

Winston Falgout Room 2
W411 11:00a - 11:55a Growing Orchids

Nancy Dempsey

Conf Room
W413 11:00a - 11:55a Tap Dance: Advanced

Patricia Ravain

Dance Studio
W414 11:00a - 12:55p

Basic Art 101 - cancelled
$20 Supply Fee

Becky Betancourt

Art Studio
W415 11:00a - 11:55a

Piano: Beginner 1

Sheila Schwartzmann

A V Room
W412 11:00a - 11:55a Walker Percy

Dr. Mike Bellamy

Lab
W416 12:00p - 12:55p Richard Wright: Selected Works

Jerry Ward, Jr

Conf Room
W417 12:00p - 02:25p

Stained Glass
Tools req'd

Caryl Branch

Workshop
W418 12:00p - 12:55p Flash Dance

Patricia Ravain

Dance Studio
W419 12:00p - 12:55p

Piano: Beginner 2
Must have taken Beg. 1

Sheila Schwartzmann

A V Room
W420 12:00p - 12:55p Adult Coloring

Miriam Wismar

Room 4
W421 12:00p - 01:55p Pastel Painting Workshop

Edward Dalferes

Chapel
W422 01:00p - 02:55p The American Dream in Art & Literature

Darlene Martin

Conf Room
W423 01:00p - 01:55p American Sign Language

Arthine Powers

Lab
W424 01:00p - 02:25p

Wire Wrapped Jewelry
Limit 8

Joan Richardson

Room 4
W425 01:00p - 02:45p Mah Jongg: Interm.

Winston Falgout

Room 2
W426 01:00p - 02:55p

Hand Quilting

Mary Benenate

Art Studio
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
MAIN CAMPUS SPRING 2018
THURSDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
TH401
08:30a - 09:55a

Cross Stitch
No New Students - supply fee

Jerry Talbot

Conf Room
TH402
09:00a - 09:55a
Sit And Be Fit
No Instructor
Chapel
TH403 09:00a - 09:55a Yoga Alignment/Gentle
Bring a mat

Virginia Pluta
Lucie Brown

Dance Studio
TH404 09:00a - 10:55a

Sewing: All Levels
BYO Machine - closed

Susan Clay Art Studio
TH405 9:30a - 10:55a Beginning Drawing Erwin Methe Jr. Workshop
TH406 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 Lessons
Limited Spaces - closed
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 - closed
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 - closed
BYO machine, Supply list provided

Anne Bergin, C.S.J. Conf Room
TH418 12:00p - 12:55p

Lunch with Pope Francis
BYOL

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Chapel
TH419 12:00p - 12:55p Needlepoint
No New Students - supply fee
Jerry Talbot Art Studio
TH420 12:00p - 12:55p Strength Training - closed Patricia Jacobs Dance Studio
TH421 12:00p - 12:55p All Things Google - closed

Carol Mitchell

Lab
TH422 12:00p - 12:55p

Sharing Life’s Memories
Through Your Photographs - cancelled

Mary Kay Barbay

Room 2
TH423 01:00p - 02:25p Craft Workshop
Fees for supplies - closed
Laura Guerin Hebert Workshop
TH424 01:00p - 02:25p Tap: Basic Beginners

Brant Broom

Dance Studio
TH425 01:00p - 02:55p Table Tennis Donald Kosche
Jackie Kosche
Chapel
TH426 01:00p - 02:55p

Advanced Machine Quilting
BYO Machine

Anne Bergin, C.S.J. Art Studio
TH427 01:00p - 01:55p

Fun With Guitar
Bring Your Guitar

Keith Ibos

Room 4
TH428 01:00p - 02:55p

Oil Painting: Interm
Fee $9 - cancelled

Herman Gray

Conf Room
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
MAIN CAMPUS SPRING 2018
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

Monday, January 22, 2018 Session Begins
Friday, May 18, 2018 Session Ends
**************** No Classes on these Dates ****************
Monday, February 12 – Fri. February 16, 2018 Mardi Gras Week
Monday, March 26 – Fri. March 30 , 2018 Easter Week
         

2018 FALL 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 2018 Schedule)

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

(view Spring 2018 Schedule)


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