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

BRICKS 4 KIDZ
This class provides an extraordinary atmosphere for students to build unique creations, play games, and have loads of fun using LEGO® bricks. The activities are designed to trigger young children's lively imaginations and build their self-confidence.
September 17 - October 22
Thursdays, 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Grades: K - 5
Instructor: Raymie Robin
$90 member and non-member
New Orleans JCC - Uptown
 

 

METAIRIE

BEGINNER'S CHESS
Students will learn to move pieces, understand the core concepts of chess openings, and discover the strength of their own mind as they touch upon the basics of chess.
September 10 - October 8
Thursdays, 4:15 - 5:00 PM
Grades: 1 – 5
Instructor: Kenneth Keller
$70 member / $85 non-member
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC – Metairie

DRAMARAMA
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


LEGO ROBOTICS
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

MAGICAL BALLET
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

PE FOR HOMESCHOOL STUDENTS
The J offers a physical education program for children who are homeschooled. Participate in a social setting that focuses on general fitness, team building and basic sports skills.
September 10 - December 3
Thursdays, 10:00 - 11:30 AM
Ages: 5 to 12
Instructor: Neal Alsop
MEMBER: $100 first child + $50 each sibling
NON-MEMBER: $150 first child + $100 each sibling
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie


ULTIMATE LEGO EXPERIENCE
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

UPTOWN

Laura Hanft | Children's/Camp Director | laura@nojcc.org

Sheeri Bornstein | Children's/Assistant Camp Director | sheeri@nojcc.org

METAIRIE

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