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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 Today for Spring Classes 2017!
Registration Fee: Spring Classes
$150.00 per Session
Spring Session Dates:
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017 - Fri., May 12, 2017


Register today for Spring 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 Spring Registration Form
Assumption of Risk Form (MANDATORY)

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

Spring 2017 -West Bank Schedule
WEST BANK CAMPUS SPRING 2017: TUESDAY
2017 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 10:00a - 10:55a Current Events Lee Crean Room B
T106 10:00a - 10:55a Spanish Conversation II:
Adv. Beg/Interm

Limit 12
Jill Stone Room D
T107 10:00a - 11:55a Bridge: Beg./Adv. Beg.
Limit 12
Richard Stone Room E
T108 10:00a - 11:55a Art Workshop: Intermediate & Adv.
Oil Painting
Laura Saunders Hall
T109 10:00a - 11:25a Jewelry Making: Beginners
Limit 12
Carolyn Badon Hall
T110 10:00a - 11:55a Intermediate Bridge
Limit 16
Cily Winkeler
Patricia Jacobs
Room A
T111 10:00a - 10:55a Care Of The Earth

Gretchen Dysart, MSC

Conf. Room
T112 11:00a - 12:15p

* Computer: Windows 10
$10 Fee Must know Basics

Katherine Legrand

Lab
T113 11:00a - 11:55a Eat, Plan, Live

Amelia Robert

 
T114 11:30a - 12:25p Crochet
Beginners

Rosa Jones

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

Kumihimo
Limit 12

Beaula Mc Coy Hall
T116 12:00p - 12:55p

Garden Picked Floral Designs
Supply Fees

Leah Andressen

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

Beg. Piano: Part 2
Group Lesson, Part I req'd

Pamela Kamphuis Room E
T118 12:00p - 12:55p Spanish Conversation: Intermediate
No Beginners
Elena White Room D
T119 12:00p - 01:30p Scrabble

No Instructor

Conf. Room
T120 12:30p - 02:30p Sit and Stitch Helen Morris Room B
T121 01:00p - 02:25p * Computer: Basics
$10 Fee
Ann Coston Lab
T123 01:00p - 02:55p Beginning Oil Painting

Peggy Pospisil

Hall
T124 01:00p - 01:55p

Mind, Body, Spirit
Healthy Aging

Ann Juul
Kathy Gahr

Room A
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer if you take a computer class (No Macs Please).
WEST BANK CAMPUS SPRING 2017: WEDNESDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
W101 09:00a - 09:55a Yoga
Bring a mat
Cily Winkeler Hall
W102 09:00a - 11:55a Mah Jongg: Beginners
Limit 10
Estelle Boyer Gordon Room E
W103 09:45a - 10:55a

* Computer Topics: Laptops
Bring own laptop No Macs

Max Winkeler

Room B
W104 10:00a - 10:55a Line Dancing: Beginners Barbara May Hall
W105 10:00a - 10:55a Music Appreciation Caryl Barnes Conf. Room
W106 10:00a - 11:55a Acrylics:Adv. Beg./Interm.
Limit 18
Charlene Vernotzy Room C
W107 10:00a - 10:55a

Louisiana History

Jim White

Room A
W108 11:00a - 11:55a Beyond Exodus Janine Beniger, C.S.J. Conf Room
W113 11:00a - 12:30p Adult Coloring

Rosa Jones

Room B
W109 11:00a - 11:55a Jin Shin Jyutsu

Cily Winkeler

Room D
W110 11:00a - 11:55a Tap: Beginners Brant Broom Hall
W111 11:00a - 12:15p

* Computer: Basics
Fee $10

Sylvia Schwarz

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

James Marra M.D.

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

Line Dancing: Adv.Beg/Interm.

Gary de Leaumont

Hall
W115 01:00p - 01:55p Perspective Drawing

Penny Baker

Room B
W116 01:00p - 02:25p Genealogy Research Leona Toups Room D
W117 01:00p - 02:55p Mixed Media Workshop
Watercolors & Acrylics
Venita Johnson Room C
W118 01:00p - 02:55p Hand Quilting
Limit 10
Cecelia Pedesclaux Hall
W119 01:00p - 02:25p Table Tennis Lisa Candelario Hall
W120 01:00p - 01:55p

Intro to the New Testament

Janine Beniger, C.S.J.

Conf Room
W121 01:00p - 02:30p Understanding Weather

Dr. Ashton Peyrefitte Jr

Room A
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer to take a computer class (No Macs Please).
WEST BANK CAMPUS SPRING 2017: tHURSDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
TH101 09:00a - 09:55a Tai Chi for Everyone

Mary Maggiore

Hall
TH102 10:00a - 11:25a * Computer: Word
$10 Fee, Must know Basics
Raymond Knutsen Lab
TH103 10:00a - 10:55a Art History-Part 4

Ron Juge

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 Line Dancing Shirley Judge 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 Between the Testaments:
The Apocrypha
- closed
James Gaffney Room A
TH111 11:00a - 11:55a Spanish Conversation III: Adv.
Conversation only

Alejandra Hernandez-Lona
Aura Barrosse

Room D
TH112 11:00a - 11:55a Zumba Gold Veronica Tuazon Hall
TH113 11:00a - 11:55a Growing Orchids

Nancy Dempsey

Conf Room
TH115 12:00p - 12:55p Book Buddies

Julia Lindsay

Conf. Room
TH116 12:00p - 12:55p Beginning Ukelele - closed Pamela Kamphuis Room E
TH117 01:00p - 01:55p

Classics of American Literature
And Great American Authors

Quin Bates

Conf. Room
TH118 01:00p - 02:55p Stained Glass
Tools/supplies req'd
George Mayo
Pauline Lambert
Hall
TH119 01:00p - 02:25p

Origami
Supplies req'd

Linda Bates

Room D
TH120 01:00p - 02:55p

Watercolor Batik Workshop Part 2
Jan. 26 - Feb. 23

Lynn Dave Room C
TH121 01:00p - 02:55p

Watercolor Batik Workshop Part 3
March 9 - April 6

Lynn Dave Room C
TH122 01:00p - 02:55p Canasta: All Levels Ann Valliant Room D
TH123 01:00p - 02:55p Pen and Ink
Supplies Req'd
Penny Baker Room B
(*) Students are REQUIRED to have a home computer if you take a computer class (No Macs Please).
WEST BANK CAMPUS SPRING 2017: FRIDAY
# TIME COURSE INSTRUCTORS LOCATION
F201 01:00 - 03:00p

Billiards
Corner Pocket Kenner

Bill Knobloch

Kenner

Important Dates: Mark Your Calendars

Tuesday, January 17, 2017 Session Begins
Friday, May 12, 2017 Session Ends
**************** No Classes on these Dates ****************
Monday, February 27, 2017 - Friday, March 3, 2017 Mardi Gras Week
Monday, April 10, 2017- Friday, April 14, 2017 Easter Week

2017 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.

WEST BANK

MAIN CAMPUS

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

(view Spring 2017 Schedule)

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

(view Spring 2017 Schedule)


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