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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 Fall Classes 2017!

Registration Fee:
Fall Classes: $150.00 per Session

Fall Session Dates:
Mon., Aug. 21, 2017 - Fri., Dec. 8, 2017


Register today for Fall 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: $150 per fall session
Info: Call (504) 284-7678
2017 Fall Registration Form
Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)

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

Info: Call (504) 284-7678

 
Fall 2017 - Main Campus Schedule
MAIN CAMPUS FALL 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 Fall 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 2013
Must know Basics

Raymond Knutsen Lab
M403 10:00a - 10:55a Women Leaders In The Early Church & St. Paul 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

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

Carol Bigelow

Room 2
M408 10:00a - 11:25a

Matter Of Balance
Avoiding falls - closed

Vickie Castay

Chapel
M423 10:00a - 11:55a Bridge:Intermediate

Quin Bates

Room 4
M409 11:00a - 11:55a Prophets Part 2 - closed

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Conf Room
M410 11:00a - 11:55a Wood Turning

Dennis Wall

Workshop
M422 11:00a - 11:55a How Money Works

Mark Schluter

Room 4
M426 11:30a - 12:25p Strength Training & Lifestyle May Chynces

Dance Studio

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 -0 2:55p

Hand Building Ceramics - closed
Glaze/firing Fees $30

Kaliecia Smith

Workshop
M414 12:00p - 01:25p

*Computer: Adv. Excel
Must know Beg. Excel

Raymond Knutsen

Lab
M415 12:00p - 01:25p Understanding Weather

Dr. Ashton Peyrefitte Jr.

Room 4
M416 12:15p - 01:25p

Memoirs: Writing Life Stories
Using Prose & Poetry

Cecilia Dartez

Chapel
M417 12:30p - 02:25p

Beginning Oil Painting
Fee $9

Herman Gray

Art Studio
M424 12:30p - 02:25p Bridge: Beginners

Quin Bates

Room 3
M418 01:00p - 01:55p

Reading & Playing Music: Adv. Beginners
Continuing students - closed

Mary Jane Butera

A V Room
M419 01:00p - 01:55p Zumba Gold

Veronica Tuazon

Dance Studio
M420 01:00p - 01:55p Preparing the Sunday Readings

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Room 2
M425 01:30p - 02:55p Current Events Lee Crean

Room 4

M421 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 FALL 2017
TUESDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
T400 09:00a - 09:55a Treme: The Evolution of a Culture

Al Jackson

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

Crochet
Sz H crochet hook

Charlotte Olsonoski

Art Studio
T402 09:00a - 10:55a

Intermediate Drawing & Painting
Limit 15

Evelyn Menge

Workshop
T403 09:00a - 09:55a

Strength, Flex and ROM
Limit 25 - closed

Janis Rozelle

Chapel
T425 09:00a - 09:55a

Yoga
Bring a mat

Phyllis Sassoon Dance Studio
T404 10:00a - 10:55a

* Computer: Basics
Fee $10 - closed

Lloyd Constant

Lab
T405 10:00a - 10:55a

Stretch For Health and Fitness
Bring a mat - closed

Laura Guerin Hebert

Chapel
T406 10:00a - 11:55a Upwords

Claire Wilson

Room 4
T407 10:00a - 10:55a

Contemporary Dance
Min. 1 yr of dance

Brant Broom

Dance Studio
T408 10:00a - 11:55a Mah Jongg

Diane Schleifstein
Marcy Fertel

Room 2
T409 11:00a - 11:55a Nutrition Against Disease

Gloria Beverly
Dr. Richard Beverly

Workshop
T410 11:00a - 11:55a

Bioethics: Ethics & Healthcare
Book req’d

Elizabeth Willems, S.S.N.D.

Conf Room
T411 11:00a - 11:55a Jazz Dance - closed

Laura Guerin Hebert

Dance Studio
T412 11:00a - 11:55a

Mat Stretch & Flex
Bring a mat

Virginia Pluta

Chapel
T413 11:00a - 01:25p Researching Genealogy - closed

Phyllis Cosentino

Lab
T414 11:30a - 12:55p Poetry

Patricia Ward

Art Studio
T415 12:00p - 12:55p

Strength Training
Limit 20 - closed

Geraldine Winand

Dance Studio
T417 12:00p - 02:55p

Mosaic Tile & Cement Creations
Fees for supplies - closed

Liz Pagani

Workshop
T418 01:00p - 01:55p Chorus

Mary Ruth Shanks

Room 3
T419 01:00p - 01:55p

Sharing Technology With Your Grandchildren

Ronald Young

Room 4
T420 01:00p - 02:30p

Beginning Jewelry Making
Supply Fee Limit 8 - closed

Joan Richardson

Conf Room
T421 01:00p - 01:55p

Mind, Body, Spirit - closed
Meditation, Relaxation, Healing Prayer

Kathy Anzelmo

Chapel
T422 01:00p - 02:25p Creative Writing

Beth Johnson

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

Yoga
Bring a mat - closed

LaVerne Kappel

Dance Studio
T423 01:00p - 02:55p Canasta: All levels

Margie Fluitt

Room 2
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
MAIN CAMPUS FALL 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 - closed
Saundra Dymond Workshop
W403 09:00a - 10:55a Jewelry Making
Su
pply Fee - closed
Sandra Rowan Art Studio
W404 10:00a - 10:55a

Point & Shoot Photography
Oct. 4 - Nov. 1 (5 weeks)

Milton Hanauer

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

Gary de Leaumont

Dance Studio
W406 10:00a - 11:55a Watercolor Techniques Workshop
closed

Mary Beth Haro

Chapel
W407 10:00a - 10:55a

Intermediate Piano
Must have 1 yr of piano

Sheila Schwartzmann

A V Room
W408 10:00a - 10:55a

Mindfulness for Health & Happiness
closed

Michele Frye

Conf Room
W409 10:00a - 10:55a Beginning Spanish - closed

Madeline Gex

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

Mah Jongg: Beginners
Limit 10

Winston Falgout Room 2
W411 11:00a - 11:55a Jin Shin Jyutsu - closed

Cily Winkeler

Conf Room
W412 12:00p - 12:55p

John Steinbeck
Grapes of Wrath/Cannery Row
books req’d

Dr. Mike Bellamy

Lab
W413 11:00a - 11:55a Tap Dance: Advanced

Patricia Ravain

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

Basic Art 101
Principles & elements of art

Becky Betancourt

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

Piano: Beginner 1 - closed

Sheila Schwartzmann

A V Room
W416 12:00p - 02:25p

Stained Glass
Tools req'd

Caryl Branch

Workshop
W417 12:00p - 12:55p Successful Orchid Growing

Nancy Dempsey

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

Edward Dalferes

Chapel
W420 12:00p - 12:55p Adult Coloring

Miriam Wismar

Room 4
W422 01:00p - 02:55p Great American Fiction

Darlene Martin

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

Arthine Powers

Lab
W424 01:00p - 02:25p

Shakespeare: Tempest & Tea
Folger edition of The Tempest req’d

Ann Sayas

Dance Studio
W425 01:00p - 02:25p

Wire Wrapped Jewelry
Limit 10

Joan Richardson

Room 4
W426 01:00p - 02:45p Mah Jongg: Interm.

Winston Falgout

Room 2
W427 01:00p - 02:55p

Hand Quilting: Beginners
Limit 8

Mary Benenate

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

Cross Stitch
Supply Fee

Jerry Talbot

Conf Room
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 - closed
Susan Clay Art Studio
TH405 9:30a - 10:55a Beginning Drawing Erwin Methe Jr. Workshop
TH406 10:00a - 10:55a

Crewel Embroidery
Supply Fee

Jerry Talbot

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

Dianne Foster

Chapel
TH408 10:00a - 11:55a Piano
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
Joseph Ridolfo Lab
TH413 11:00a - 12:55p Advanced Oil Painting
Fee $9
Herman Gray Workshop
TH414 11:00a - 11:55a Brazilian Embroidery
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 Needlepoint
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
TH421 01:00p - 02:25p Tap: Basic Beginners

Brant Broom

Dance Studio
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 - closed
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 FALL 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

Monday, August 21, 2017 Session Begins
Friday, December 8, 2017 Session Ends
**************** No Classes on these Dates ****************
Monday, September 4, 2017 Labor Day
Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 - Friday, Nov. 24, 2017 Thanksgiving Week
         

2017 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 Fall 2017 Schedule)

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

(view Fall 2017 Schedule)


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