Programs

MARCH


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

 

APRIL

103 YEARS OF WISDOM WITH MARIAN BERKETT
Marian Berkett, the state's first female lawyer, will share the lessons she has learned over the past 103 years during this in-person interview with NPR's Mallory Falk. Join us for this special event as we honor the unshakable determination of this trailblazing woman. Retired Judge, Miriam Waltzer, will introduce her. Lunch will be served. RSVP by Monday, April 18 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Thursday, April 21
12:00 - 1:30 PM
$5 member / $7 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

MORRIS BART SR., LECTURE SERIES AT THE J: OUR WORLD THROUGH THE EYES OF CARTOONIST, WALT HANDELSMAN
Pulitzer Prize winning political cartoonist, Walt Handelsman, will join us this month to present cartoons and animation ranging in topics from the Saints to the presidential race and all points in between. Lunch will be served. RSVP by Thursday, April 7 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Monday, April 11
11:45 AM - 1:30 PM
$0 member / $10 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

MOVIE DAY: THE DUCHESS
Keira Knightley stars as Georgiana Spencer, a young duchess who indulges in extravagant vices and begins a scandalous affair with politician Charles Grey to compensate for her unhappy marriage to the duke of Devonshire. Movie snacks will be served. RSVP by Monday, April 25 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Thursday, April 28
12:00 - 2:00 PM
No charge members and non-members
New Orleans JCC – Uptown

 

PASSOVER LUNCHEON
Can’t wait for some matzo ball soup and brisket? Join us for our Passover luncheon where we will enjoy the traditional foods of the holiday. RSVP by Monday, April 11 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Thursdays April 14
12:00 - 2:00 PM
$10 member / $12 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

THE UROGYNECOLOGIST, BLADDER MATTERS, AND THE PELVIC FLOOR
According to the National Institutes of Health, about one-third of American women will experience a pelvic floor disorder during her lifetime. The most common symptoms include pelvic organ prolapse, urinary and fecal incontinence, pelvic pain and/or sexual dysfunction. A urogynecologist is an OB/GYN who specializes in treating these health issues. Dr. Margie Kahn, Associate Professor of Clinical OB/GYN and Urology at the Tulane School of Medicine, will discuss common pelvic floor disorders, their symptoms and what you can do about them. Bring your lunch. Dessert and coffee will be served. RSVP by Monday, April 4 to Rachel Ruth at 897-0143 x161 or rachel@nojcc.org.
Tuesday, April 5
12:00 - 1:30 PM
No charge members and non-members
New Orleans JCC - Uptown