Other Adult Classes

 

 

UPTOWN

 

FEBRUARY

COFFEE KLATCH
Join us at the J for newly formed, Coffee Klatch. This casual, social group will include coffee and conversation moderated by local writer and attorney, David Silverman. Mark your calendars, this program will take place on the third Monday of the month. Set the time aside to enjoy conversation with new and old friends. RSVP by Monday, February 15 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Wednesday, February 17
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Ages: 50 and up
FREE
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

MORRIS BART SR., LECTURE SERIES AT THE J: CHANGING COAST
A new governor and an evolving understanding of long-term funding, including money associated with the BP oil spill, will shape the future of Louisiana’s coastal restoration program. Mark Schleifstein, environment reporter with NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune, will explain the latest developments.
Monday, February 15
11:45 AM - 1:30 PM
$0 member / $10 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

MOVIE DAY: NELL
When Dr. Jerome Lovell (Liam Neeson) and Dr. Paula Olsen (Natasha Richardson) discover Nell (Jodie Foster), who lives alone in a remote backwoods area of North Carolina, they're astonished to find a woman who has formed her own language after being cut off from civilization. Michael Apted directs this intense version of François Truffaut's earlier The Wild Child. Foster was nominated for a 1995 Best Actress Oscar for her gripping performance. Movie snacks will be served. RSVP by Monday, February 22 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Thursdays February 25
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Ages: 50 and up
$0 member / $0 non-member
New Orleans JCC – Uptown

 

PIATIGORSKY CONCERT AND LUNCHEON
We are fortunate enough to have the Piatigorsky Foundation return to New Orleans with another wonderful concert. This show will feature solo clarinetist Igor Begelman. A light lunch will be served. RSVP by Thursday, February 11 to Rachel Ruth at 504.897.0143 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Tuesday, February 16
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
$5 member / $7 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

 

MARCH

BROADWAY BRUNCH STARRING GARY NEGBAUR
Join your friends for a delicious New York style brunch while enjoying your favorite Broadway tunes. New York pianist Gary Negbaur will join us with his band for a fun-filled afternoon concert.
Thursday, March 17
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
$0 member / $0 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

COFFEE KLATCH
Join us at the J for newly formed, Coffee Klatch. This casual, social group will include coffee and conversation moderated by local writer and attorney, David Silverman. Mark your calendars, this program will take place on the third Monday of the month. Set the time aside to enjoy conversation with new and old friends. RSVP by Monday, March 14 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Wednesday, March 16
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Ages: 50 and up
FREE
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

LUNCH & LEARN WITH THE RABBI
Rabbi Greenberg, from Beth Israel, will join us and lead a discussion close to his heart. A light lunch will be served. RSVP by Monday, February 29 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Thursday, March 3
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
$3 member / $5 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown


MORRIS BART, SR., LECTURE SERIES AT THE J: HOW JEWS HAVE CHANGED NEW ORLEANS
No welcome mat was offered to Jews by the very Catholic city of La Nouvelle Orleans, but this did not deter early immigrants from arriving at its shores, or thriving once they settled in. Julie Schwartz will explain how over the past 250+ years Jewish inhabitants of New Orleans have built a proud heritage through contributions to almost every aspect of life in our city—business, philanthropy, law, the arts, and more. Lunch will be served. RSVP by Thursday, March 10 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Monday, March 14
11:45 AM - 1:30 AM
$0 member / $10 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown


MOVIE DAY: MR. HOLMES
Long retired to a country farmhouse, 93-year-old Sherlock Holmes (Ian McKellen) tends his apiary and reflects on his remarkable career. But the legendary sleuth, whose mental powers are fading, remains haunted by the unsolved case that caused him to call it quits.Movie snacks will be served. RSVP by Monday, March 28 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Thursday, March 31
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
$0 member / $0 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown


ROBERT KOHLMANN SENIOR LUNCHEON
For many years Robert Kohlmann sponsored an elegant luncheon at Commander's Palace for the JCC senior community. We will continue to honor his memory at this year's luncheon. Reservations are limited and required by Thursday, March 3 to Rachel Ruth.
Thursdays March 10
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
$0 member / $0 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 


For more information about Adult Classes please contact:

Liba Kornfeld | Director of Jewish Family Life | liba@nojcc.org