Classes

Our community celebrates the joys of childhood and encourages the independence of youth. For decades, New Orleans families have trusted the JCC with their teens, and we have responded with a year-round mix of clubs, parties, dances and activities.

 

UPTOWN

DANCE FOUNDATIONS - online registration is closed, but you can still register in-person at the JCC
This class will focus on emerging classical ballet technique with exposure to traditional jazz, modern, musical theater, and contemporary/ lyrical genres. Foundations of ballet alignment, basic positions, carriage of the arms, and class etiquette are introduced. This is a positive way for your young dancer-to-be learn the art of dance while staying active and healthy in an encouraging class!
September 6 - December 6
Wednesdays, 4:15 - 5:15 PM
Grades: K-2
Instructor: Kelly Haber
$195 members / $235 non-members
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

IMPROV
During this course students will learn the fundamentals of improvisation by playing Theatre Games created by Viola Spolin. Students will develop skills in public speaking, team work, and mental agility. There will be a final showcase to celebrate students’ progress. No experience necessary, fun required.
September 11 - November 13
Mondays, 5:15 - 6:15 PM
Ages: 11 to 15
Instructor: Lauren Malara
$150 member / $190 non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

YOGA FOR KIDS
Cooperative games, themed activities, music, and art will engage kids’ natural energy and enthusiasm. We will explore yoga poses, breathing exercises, visual imagery, and relaxation techniques with lessons in self-expression, social skills, and positive thinking.
September 12 - November 14
Tuesdays, 4:15 - 5:15 PM
Grades: K-2
Instructor: Mary Dawn Pugh
$150 members / $190 non-members
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

METAIRIE 

BALLET
September, October, November, December
Young dancers learn the fundamentals of ballet while developing balance, flexibility and grace. Open to new and returning students.
Mondays, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Ages: 4 to 12
Instructor: Jennifer Daley
$75/month members / $80/month non-members
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

GYMNASTICS - 3 TO 5
September, October, November, December

Children will learn progressive skills in gymnastics. Boys and girls are taught gymnastic skills that will teach balance, strength, and agility. You will learn new skills, be challenged, and have fun.
Tuesdays, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Ages: 3 to 5
Instructor: Jennifer Daley
$75/month members / $80/month non-members
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

GYMNASTICS - 6 TO 10
September, October, November, December

Children will learn progressive skills in gymnastics. Boys and girls are taught gymnastic skills that will teach balance, strength, and agility. You will learn new skills, be challenged, and have fun.
Tuesdays, 5:00 - 5:45 PM
Ages: 6 to 10
Instructor: Jennifer Daley
$75/month members / $80/month non-members
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

KIDS NIGHT OUT - September

Spend Saturday night at the JCC while your parents have a night on the town. We will enjoy an evening of fitness games, hide and seek, and crafts, followed by dinner and a movie. Drop-in rate is $30 the day of the event.
Saturday, September 16
5:30 - 9:30 PM
Grades: K-5
Instructor: Terrance Perkins
$20 members only
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

KIDS NIGHT OUT - October
Spend Saturday night at the JCC while your parents have a night on the town. We will enjoy an evening of Dodgeball, magic tricks, and crafts, followed by dinner and a movie. Drop-in rate is $30 the day of the event.
Saturday, October 21
5:30 - 9:30 PM
Grades: K-5
Instructor: Terrance Perkins
$20 members only
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

2018

METAIRIE

BALLET
January, February, March, April
Young dancers learn the fundamentals of ballet while developing balance, flexibility and grace. Open to new and returning students.
Mondays, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Ages: 4 to 12
Instructor: Jennifer Daley
$75/month members / $80/month non-members
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

GYMNASTICS - 3 TO 5
January, February, March, April

Children will learn progressive skills in gymnastics. Boys and girls are taught gymnastic skills that will teach balance, strength, and agility. You will learn new skills, be challenged, and have fun.
Tuesdays, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Ages: 3 to 5
Instructor: Jennifer Daley
$75/month members / $80/month non-members
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

GYMNASTICS - 6 TO 10
January, February, March, April

Children will learn progressive skills in gymnastics. Boys and girls are taught gymnastic skills that will teach balance, strength, and agility. You will learn new skills, be challenged, and have fun.
Tuesdays, 5:00 - 5:45 PM
Ages: 6 to 10
Instructor: Jennifer Daley
$75/month members / $80/month non-members
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

 View a complete listing of CHILDREN & TEEN offerings in our CLASS DIRECTORY and register online today!
 

For more information contact

UPTOWN

Carolyn Shillinglaw | Director of Youth and Camping | campcarolyn@nojcc.org

 

METAIRIE

 Terrance Perkins | Children's/Assistant Camp Director | terrance@nojcc.org