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People Program Westbank welcomes you!

People Program Westbank - Holy Spirit Catholic Church6201 Stratford Place
New Orleans, LA 70131
(504) 394-5433
(504) 284-7840 fax
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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 $200, you can take as many classes as you'd like at both campuses!  Holy Spirit Parish Life Center Official Website

 

2019 Registration for Spring semester
Dates of semester are: Tues. Jan 22 - Thur May 16, 2019.


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Register for Spring 2019

Registration forms can be downloaded on this webpage and mailed to:

People Program
2240 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA  70122


Please call us at 504-284-7678 with any questions

Registration Fee:
Spring Classes: $200.00 per Session

Spring Session Dates:
Tues., January 22, 2019- Thurs., May 16, 2019

2019 Spring Registration Form Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)

Register today for Spring 2019. 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.

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COURSE CATALOG

 

Who: Active adults age 50 and older
Cost: $200 per spring session
Info: Call (504) 284-7678
2019 Spring Registration Form
Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)

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

Spring 2019 -West Bank Schedule
WEST BANK CAMPUS SPRING 2019: TUESDAY
2019 Spring Registration Form Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
T101 09:00a - 09:50a Armchair Exercise Marlys Heindel Hall
T102 09:00a - 09:55a French Conversation:
Beg/Adv Beg
Shirley Schwartz Conf. Room
T103 09:00a - 10:50a Knitting: Intermediate Ann Valliant Room C
T104 09:00a - 09:55a

Language Lab
Limit 6

Delores Heglar

Lab
T105 10:00a - 10:55a

Basic Spanish For Travel
Limit 12

Jill Stone Room D
T106 10:00a - 10:55a

Current Events
Limit 14

Lee Crean

Room B
T107 10:00a - 11:25a Jewelry Making: Beg/Adv Beg
Limit 12
Carolyn Badon
Kathy Carter
Hall
T108 10:00a - 11:55a Bridge: Beg./Adv. Beg.
Limit 12
Richard Stone Room E
T109 10:00a - 11:55a Art Workshop: Intermediate & Adv.
Oil Painting
Laura Saunders Hall
T110 10:00a - 10:55a

Beginner Genealogy
Limit 9

F. Pat Smith Lab
T111 10:00a - 11:55a Intermediate Bridge
Limit 16
Cily Winkeler
Patricia Jacobs
Room A
T112 11:00a - 11:55a

Louisiana History

Jim White Room B
T113 11:00a - 12:25p

Guided and Self-Meditation
Awaken Your Inner Healer

Elaine Roark

Conf Room
T114 11:00a - 12:15p

*Computer: I Pads & I Phones

Katherine Legrand

Lab
T115 11:00a - 11:55a Spanish Conversation

Mary Maggiore

Room D
T116 11:30a - 12:55p

Adult Coloring

T B A

Hall
T117 12:00p - 12:55p

Beg. Piano: Part 2
Limit 5 Group Lessons - Class is Full

Pamela Kamphuis Room E
T118 12:00p-12:55p

Ancient Aliens
Bring your lunch Videos & Discussion

Ann Juul

Room D
T119 12:00p - 01:30p Scrabble

No Instructor

Room A
T120 01:00p - 02:15p

Language Lab
Limit 6

Ann Coston

Lab
T121 01:00p - 01:55p

Mind, Body, Spirit
Healthy Aging

Ann Juul
Kathleen Gahr

Conf Room
T122 01:00p - 02:55p Beg/Adv Beg Oil Painting

Peggy Pospisil
Juliana Saputo

Hall
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer if you take a computer class (No Macs Please).
WEST BANK CAMPUS SPRING 2019: WEDNESDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
W101 09:00a - 09:55a Yoga
Bring a mat
Cily Winkeler Hall
W120 09:00a - 09:55a *Computer: Excel Part 1 Sylvia Schwarz Lab
W103 09:45a - 10:55a

Exploring Windows 10
Bring your laptop No Macs

Max Winkeler

Room B
W102 10:00a - 10:55a

* Computer: Microsoft Word
Must know Basics

Sylvia Schwarz

Lab
W104 10:00a - 11:55a Mah Jongg: Beginners
Limit 10
Estelle Boyer Gordon Room D
W105 10:00a - 10:55a Line Dancing: Beginners Barbara May Hall
W106 10:00a - 10:55a Music Appreciation - Class is Full Caryl Barnes Conf. Room
W107 10:00a - 11:55a Acrylics:Adv. Beg./Interm.
Limit 18
Charlene Vernotzy Room C
W120 10:00a - 10:55a

Talking Baseball

Gary Lehr

Room A
W108 11:00a - 11:55a

Old Testament Prophets
Completing the Pentateuch

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Room B
W109 11:00a - 12:25p Tap: Basic Beginners Brant Broom Hall
W110 11:00a - 11:55a

Great Short Fiction
Reading & Discussion

Jane Tiller

Room B
W111 11:00a - 12:15p

* Computer: Basics
Windows 10 & Internet   Fee $10

Sylvia Schwarz

Lab
W112 11:00a - 12:25p Italian Culture: Ancient Rome to Present
Limit 20

James Marra M.D.

Room A
W113 12:00p - 12:55p

Events That Changed The World Forever

Gene Barnes

Room B
W114 12:00p - 12:55p

The Lost Gospels Part 2
Must Have had Part 1

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Conf. Room
W115 12:30p - 01:55p

Researching Genealogy: Interm./Adv.
Limit 10

Phyllis Cosentino
F. Pat Smith

Lab
W116 01:00p - 01:55p Perspective Drawing

Penny Baker

Room D
W117 01:00p - 02:25p Table Tennis Toni Newton Hall
W118 01:00p - 02:55p Mixed Media Workshop
Watercolors & Acrylics
Venita Johnson
Brant Broom
Room C
W119 01:00p - 02:55p Hand Quilting
Limit 10
Cecelia Pedesclaux Hall
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
WEST BANK CAMPUS SPRING 2019: tHURSDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
TH101 09:00a - 09:55a Tai Chi for Everyone

Mary Maggiore

Hall
TH102 09:00a - 09:55a French Conversation: Interm/Adv Shirley Schwartz Conf. Room
TH103 10:00a - 11:25a

*Computer: Excel Part 1
CANCELLED

Raymond Knutsen Lab
TH104 10:00a - 10:55a Centering Prayer

Marlys Heindel

Church
TH105 10:00a - 10:55a Circle Dancing
And Line Dancing

Barbara May
Shirley Judge

Hall
TH106 10:00a - 10:55a History & Culture Of New Orleans

Anne Macaluso

Room A
TH107 10:00a - 11:55a Drawing: Part 2 John Maggiore Room B
TH108 10:00a - 11:30a

Cross Stitch

Kathy Carter

Conf Room
TH109 11:00a - 11:55a

Faith In Scripture

Fr. Stephen Craft Room A
TH110 11:00a - 11:55a Spanish Conversation

Aura Barrosse

Room D
TH111 11:00a - 11:55a

Chair Yoga
Group exercise

Cily Winkeler

Hall
TH112 12:00p - 02:45p

Language Lab
Sign up for 45 min slots

Delores Heglar

Lab
TH113 12:00p - 12:55p

Classics of American Literature

Quin Bates

Conf Room
TH114 12:00p - 12:55p

Beginning Ukulele Part 2
Limit 8

Pamela Kamphuis Room B
TH115 12:00p - 03:00p

Movie Time
Current & Classic Movies

Mose Lindsay Room D
TH116 12:00p - 12:55p

Let’s Take “Photos”
Using your phone or camera

Penny Baker Room B
TH117 12:30p - 02:55p

Oil Portrait Painting Workshop: Adv. Students Only
Limit 8

Juliana Saputo
Peggy Pospisil

Room C
TH118 01:00p - 02:55p Stained Glass
Tools/supplies req'd
George Mayo
Pauline Lambert
Hall
TH119 01:00p - 01:55p

Fairy Tales And Fables
Writings of Rabbi Friedman

Quin Bates Room A
TH120 01:00p - 02:55p Canasta: All Levels Ann Valliant Hall
TH121 01:00p - 01:55p

Origami
Paper Folding

Linda Bates Room B
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer if you take a computer class (No Macs Please).

Important Dates: Mark Your Calendars

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Session Begins
Thursday, May 16, 2019 Session Ends
**************** No Classes on these Dates ****************
Monday, March 4 - Friday March 8, 2019 Mardi Gras Week
Monday, April 15 - Friday April 19, 2019 Easter Week

2019 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.

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MAIN CAMPUS

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

(view Spring 2019 Schedule)

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

(view Spring 2019 Schedule)


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