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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 $150, you can take as many classes as you'd like at both campuses!  Holy Spirit Parish Life Center Official Website

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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 spring session
Info: Call (504) 284-7678
2018 Spring Registration Form
Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)

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

Spring 2018 -West Bank Schedule
WEST BANK CAMPUS SPRING 2018: TUESDAY
2018 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 - 09:55a Beginning Spanish
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 Conversation II:
Adv. Beg/Interm

Limit 14
Jill Stone Room D
T107 10:00a - 11:30a

Current Events
Limit 14

Lee Crean

Room B
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 - 11:25a Jewelry Making: Beg/Adv Beg
Limit 12
Carolyn Badon
Kathy Carter
Hall
T111 10:00a - 11:55a Intermediate Bridge
Limit 16
Cily Winkeler
Patricia Jacobs
Room A
T112 10:00a - 10:55a

Language Lab
Limit 6

Delores Heglar

Lab
T113 11:00a - 12:15p

* Computer: Special Topics
Internet/Email/Security, etc.

Katherine Legrand

Lab
T114 11:30a - 12:25p Cross Stitch
Beginners

Kathy Carter

Room B
T115 11:30a - 12:55p

Adult coloring
Limit 12

  Hall
T116 12:00p - 12:55p

Garden Picked Floral Designs
Supply Fees - cancelled

Leah Andressen

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

Beg. Piano: Part 2
Limit 5 Group Lessons

Pamela Kamphuis Room E
T118 11:00a - 11:55a Spanish Conversation

Mary Maggiore

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

No Instructor

Room A
T120 01:00p-01:55p

Ancient Aliens
Videos & Discussion

Ann Juul

Room D
T121 01:00p - 02:15p

Language Lab
Limit 6

Ann Coston

Lab
T122 01:00p - 01:55p Jin Shin Jyutsu

Cily Winkeler

Room B
T123 01:00p - 02:55p Beg/Adv Beg Oil Painting

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 SPRING 2018: WEDNESDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
W101 09:00a - 09:55a Yoga
Bring a mat
Cily Winkeler Hall
W102 09:00a - 09:55a

* Computer: Word 2013
Must know Basics

Sylvia Schwarz

Lab
W103 09:45a - 10:55a

Exploring Windows 10 - closed
Bring your laptop No Macs

Max Winkeler

Room B
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 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 Book Of Deuteronomy & Conclussion of the Pentatuch

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Church
W110 11:00a - 11:55a Tap: Basic Beginners Brant Broom Hall
W111 11:00a - 11:55a

Great Short Fiction
Reading & Discussion

Gene Barnes

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

James Marra M.D.

Room A
W114 11:00a - 12:30p Adult Coloring - CANCELLED

Rosa Jones

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

Line Dancing: Adv.Beg/Interm.

Gary de Leaumont

Hall
W117 12:00p - 12:55p

Lunch with Pope Francis
BYOL

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

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

Penny Baker

Room D
W118 01:00p - 02:25p

Researching Genealogy: Beginners
Limit 10 - closed

Phyllis Cosentino
Pat Smith

Lab
W119 01:00p - 02:25p Table Tennis Lisa Candelario Hall
W120 01:00p - 02:25p Origami

Linda Bates

Room A
W121 01:00p - 02:30p Understanding Weather - cancelled

Ashton Peyrefitte Jr

Room B
W122 01:00p - 02:55p Mixed Media Workshop
Watercolors & Acrylics
Venita Johnson
Ron Juge
Room C
W123 01:00p - 02:55p Hand Quilting
Limit 10
Cecelia Pedesclaux Hall
W124 01:00p - 01:55p

Mind, Body, Spirit
Healthy Aging

Ann Juul
Kathy Gahr

Room D
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
WEST BANK CAMPUS SPRING 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
$10 Fee, Must know Basics
Raymond Knutsen Lab
TH103 10:00a - 10:55a

Classics of American Literature
And Great American Authors

Quin Bates

Room D
TH104 10:00a - 10:55a Centering Prayer

Marlys Heindel

Church
TH105 10:00a - 10:55a French Conversation: Interm/Adv Shirley Schwartz Conf. Room
TH106 10:00a - 10:55a Circle Dancing

Barbara May

Hall
TH107 10:00a - 10:55a History & Culture Of New Orleans

Anne Macaluso

Room A
TH108 10:00a - 11:55a Drawing: Part 2 John Maggiore Room C
TH109 11:00a - 11:55a Advanced Art Workshop
Independent Work

No Instructor

Room B
TH110 11:00a - 11:55a Dante's Christian Fantasy James Gaffney Room A
TH111 11:00a - 11:55a Spanish Conversation
No Beginners

Alejandra Hernandez-Lona
Aura Barrosse

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

Gentle Yoga
Bring a mat

Lucie Brown

Hall
TH113 12:00p - 02:45p

Language Lab
Sign up for 45 min slots

Delores Heglar

Lab
TH114 12:00p - 12:55p Book Buddies Book Club
Limit 12

Julia Lindsay

Conf. Room
TH115 12:00p - 12:55p

Beginning Ukulele Part 2
Limit 8

Pamela Kamphuis Room E
TH116 12:00p - 03:00p

Movie Time
Current & Classic Movies

Mose Lindsay

Room D
TH117 01:00p - 02:55p Stained Glass
Tools/supplies req'd
George Mayo
Pauline Lambert
Hall
TH118 01:00p - 02:55p

Watercolor Batik Workshop
Limit 8

Lynn Dave Room C
TH119 01:00p - 02:55p Canasta: All Levels Ann Valliant Room A
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer if you take a computer class (No Macs Please).
WEST BANK CAMPUS Spring 2018: FRIDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
F201 01:00 - 03:00p

Billiards
Corner Pocket Kenner

Bill Knobloch

Kenner

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

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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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