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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
will start on Mon. Nov. 26th at 9am on both campuses.
Dates of semester are: Tues. Jan 22 - Thur May 16, 2019.

Photos All Jazzed Up! 2018 at the UNO Student Center Grand Ballroom - >> here
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Upcoming Events

Register for Fall 2018

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:
Fall Classes: $200.00 per Session

Fall Session Dates:
Mon., August 20, 2018 - Fri., December 7, 2018

2018 Fall Registration Form Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)

Register today for Fall 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: $200 per spring session
Info: Call (504) 284-7678
2018 Fall Registration Form
Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)

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

Fall 2018 -West Bank Schedule
WEST BANK CAMPUS FALL 2018: TUESDAY
2018 Fall 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 - 09:55a Beginning Spanish For Travel
Limit 12
Jill Stone Room B
T104 09:00a - 10:50a Knitting: Intermediate Ann Valliant Room C
T105 09:00a - 09:55a

Language Lab
Limit 6

Delores Heglar

Lab
T106 10:00a - 10:55a Spanish Stories & Culture
Limit 14
Jill Stone Room D
T107 10:00a - 10:55a

Current Events
Limit 14 - CLASS IS FULL

Lee Crean

Room B
T108 10:00a - 11:25a Jewelry Making: Beg/Adv Beg
Limit 12
Carolyn Badon
Kathy Carter
Hall
T109 10:00a - 11:55a Bridge: Beg./Adv. Beg.
Limit 12
Richard Stone Room E
T110 10:00a - 11:55a Art Workshop: Intermediate & Adv.
Oil Painting- CLASS IS FULL
Laura Saunders Hall
T111 10:00a - 10:55a

Beginner Genealogy
Limit 9

F. Pat Smith Lab
T112 10:00a - 11:55a Intermediate Bridge
Limit 16
Cily Winkeler
Patricia Jacobs
Room A
T113 11:00a - 11:55a

Guided and Self-Meditation
Awaken Your Inner Healer

Elaine Roark

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

* Computer: Special Topics
I-Pads/I-Phones- CLASS IS FULL

Katherine Legrand

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

Mary Maggiore

Room D
T116 12:00p - 12:55p

Garden Picked Floral Designs
Supply Fees - CANCELED

Leah Andressen

Room C
T117 12:00p - 12:55p

Beg. Piano: Part 1
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
CLASS IS FULL

Peggy Pospisil
Julie Saputo

Hall
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer if you take a computer class (No Macs Please).
WEST BANK CAMPUS FALL 2018: WEDNESDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
W101 09:00a - 09:55a Yoga
Bring a mat
Cily Winkeler Hall
W102 09:00a - 09:55a

* Computer: Microsoft Word
Must know Basics

Sylvia Schwarz

Lab
W103 09:45a - 10:55a

Exploring Windows 10
Bring your laptop No Macs
CLASS IS FULL

Max Winkeler

Room B
W104 10:00a - 11:55a Mah Jongg: Beginners
Limit 10 - CLASS IS FULL
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
W108 10:00a - 10:55a

Talking Baseball

Gary Lehr

Room A
W109 11:00a - 11:55a

The Wisdom Books: Job, Psalms . . .
CLASS IS FULL

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Room B
W110 11:00a - 12:25p Tap: Basic Beginners Brant Broom Hall
W111 11:00a - 11:55a

Great Short Fiction
Reading & Discussion

Jane Tiller

Conf Room
W112 11:00a - 12:15p

* Computer: Basics
Fee $10

Sylvia Schwarz

Lab
W113 11:00a - 12:25p Italian Culture: Ancient Rome to Present
Limit 20

James Marra M.D.

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

Events That Changed The World Forever

Gene Barnes

Conf Room
W115 12:00p - 12:55p

The Lost Gospels

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Room B
W116 01:00p - 01:55p Perspective Drawing

Penny Baker

Room D
W117 12:30p - 01:55p

Researching Genealogy: Interm.
Limit 10 - CLASS IS FULL

Phyllis Cosentino
F. Pat Smith

Lab
W118 01:00p - 02:25p Table Tennis Lisa Candelario Hall
W119 01:00p - 02:25p Origami - CANCELED

Linda Bates

Room B
W120 01:00p - 02:55p Mixed Media Workshop
Watercolors & Acrylics
Venita Johnson
Brant Broom
Room C
W121 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 FALL 2018: tHURSDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
TH101 09:00a - 09:55a Tai Chi for Everyone

Mary Maggiore

Hall
TH102 10:00a - 11:25a * Computer: Excel Part 2
$10 Fee, Must know Basics
CANCELED
Raymond Knutsen Lab
TH103 10:00a - 10:55a Centering Prayer

Marlys Heindel

Church
TH104 10:00a - 10:55a French Conversation: Interm/Adv Shirley Schwartz Conf. Room
TH105 10:00a - 10:55a Circle Dancing

Barbara May

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

Anne Macaluso

Room A
TH107 10:00a - 11:55a

Oil Portrait Painting Workshop: Adv Students
Adv Students Only Limit 8
CLASS IS FULL

Juliana Saputo
Peggy Pospisil

Room B
TH108 10:00a - 11:55a Drawing: Part 1 John Maggiore Room C
TH110 11:00a - 11:55a

Utopia & Utopianism
Based on St. Thomas More's book

James Gaffney Room A
TH111 11:00a - 11:55a Spanish Conversation
No Beginners

Aura Barrosse

Room D
TH112 11:00a - 11:55a

Gentle Yoga
Bring a mat- CLASS IS FULL

Lucie Brown

Hall
TH113 11:00a - 11:55a Cross Stitch Kathy Carter Conf Room
TH114 12:00p - 02:45p

Language Lab
Sign up for 45 min slots

Delores Heglar

Lab
TH115 12:00p - 12:55p Book Buddies Book Club
Limit 12

Julia Lindsay

Conf. Room
TH116 12:00p - 12:55p

Beginning Ukulele Part 1
Limit 8

Pamela Kamphuis Room B
TH117 12:00p - 01:25p

*Computer: Excel Part 1
Fee $10

Raymond Knutsen Lab
TH118 12:00p - 03:00p

Movie Time
Current & Classic Movies

Mose Lindsay

Room D
TH119 12:00p - 12:55p

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

Penny Baker Room A
TH120 01:00p - 02:55p Stained Glass
Tools/supplies req'd
George Mayo
Pauline Lambert
Hall
TH121 01:00p - 01:55p

Fairy Tales And Fables
Writings of Rabbi Friedman

Quin Bates Room A
TH122 01:00p - 02:55p Canasta: All Levels Ann Valliant Hall
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer if you take a computer class (No Macs Please).

Important Dates: Mark Your Calendars

Monday, August 20, 2018 Session Begins
Thursday, December 6, 2018 Session Ends
**************** No Classes on these Dates ****************
Monday, September 3, 2018 Labor Day
Monday, November 19 – Fri. November 23, 2018 Thanksgiving 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.

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

(view Fall 2018 Schedule)

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

(view Fall 2018 Schedule)


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