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.

 

2018

UPTOWN

DANCE FOUNDATIONS
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! No class February 14 and April 3.
January 10 - April 25
Wednesdays, 4:15 - 5:15 PM
Grades: K-2
Instructor: Kelly Haber
$225 members / $265 non-members
New Orleans JCC - Uptown

 

METAIRIE

BALLET
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
April, May, June, July, August

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
April, May, June, July

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

HOMESCHOOL PE
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.
April 12 - May 17
Thursdays, 9:00 - 10:30 AM
Ages: 5 to 12
Instructor: PJ Jones
$50 first child + $25 each sibling members / $$75 first child + $50 each sibling non-members
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

 

MAY

KIDS NIGHT OUT - MAY
Spend Saturday night at the JCC while your parents have a night on the town. We will enjoy an evening of swimming and crafts, followed by dinner and a movie.
Saturday, May 12
5:30 - 9:30 PM
Grades: K - 5
Instructor: Terrance Perkins
$20 members only
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC - Metairie

 

JUNE

BEGINNER'S CHESS
This five day class will give you all the tools you need to begin your love of the game of chess. The classes will feature group work, chess mini games, fun activities such as Chess Jeopardy, and guided gameplay. Enroll and begin your chess journey!
Monday - Friday, June 4 - June 8
4:00 - 5:00 PM
Grades: 1 to 5
Instructor: Daniel Coman
$75 members / $90 non-members
Goldring-Woldenberg JCC – Metairie

 

INTERMEDIATE CHESS
If you know how the pieces move but want to broaden your understanding of the game, this class is for you. We will go in depth into chess strategy; openings, positioning, and endgame strategy will all be covered. Turn chess from a hobby to a passion!
Monday - Friday, June 11 - June 15
4:00 - 6:00 PM
Grades: 1 to 5
Instructor: Daniel Coman
$140 members / $160 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