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.



Is your teen ready to learn to drive? The Victor Manning Driving School is coming to the JCC to prepare teenagers for the challenges of the road. Over four days students will complete the 30 hour classroom training portion of the 38 hour course. Visit for more information.
August 4 - August 7
Tuesday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Ages: 14 and up
Instructor: Victor Manning Driving School
$425 member / $440 non member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown




Spend Saturday night at the Metairie JCC while your parents have a night on the town. We'll have fun playing marshmallow dodgeball, swimming, eating pizza and watching a movie.
Saturday, August 22
5:30 - 9:30 PM
Grades: K - 5
Instructor: Terrance Perkins
$20 members only
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

DramaRama participants will use fun improvisational situations to practice drama basics. They’ll learn how to use the three tools of all great actors: their voice, body, and imagination. No class September 23.
September 9 - October 21
Wednesdays, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Grades: 1st - 6th
Instructor: Idella Johnson
$70 member / $85 non-member
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

Build and program robots using the LEGO Mindstorms system! Learn about mechanical and software design, loops, conditional statements, problem solving, and teamwork skills. Campers will build and program robots together in this interactive class. No class September 15, 22
Tuesdays, September 8 – October 27
4:00 - 5:00 PM
Grades: 1st - 5th
Instructor: Terrance Perkins
$100 member / $125 non-member
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

The magical world of dance is introduced in this enchanting class! Come dressed as your favorite prince or princess and dance away to a land of fairy tales. This class utilizes the beginning stages of ballet, placing an emphasis on fun and instilling a love of dance. No class September 15, 22
September 8 - October 27
Tuesdays, 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Grades: K - 5th
Instructor: Jordan Salvago
$125 member / $145 non-member
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC – Metairie

Create, play and learn! Build your own town with houses, buildings, cars, trains, and more. Use your imagination, and explore the many possibilities of LEGO® building systems.
September 20 - October 25
Sundays, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Grades: K - 5th
Instructor: Terrance Perkins
$100 member / $125 non-member
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC – Metairie



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



For more information contact


Laura Hanft | Children's/Camp Director |

Sheeri Bornstein | BBYO/Assistant Camp Director |


 Terrance Perkins | Children's/Assistant Camp Director |