Severe Weather Alerts

The New Orleans JCC is actively monitoring the threat of severe weather in our area. We encourage all members and staff to stay vigilant and informed. Please monitor text alerts, email, and this website for any changes to operations.


The New Orleans JCC Uptown fitness center will open at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, September 15. Nursery School and Day at the J remain closed but will resume regular hours on Wednesday, September 16. Basketball reservations are available through 8:30 PM and pools will reopen for afternoon lap and recreational swimming.
The Metairie JCC fitness center will open at noon. Basketball reservations are available from 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM. The pool and splash pad remain closed.

Regular hours for both facilities are expected to resume Wednesday. Extended hours for Uptown aquatics have been added for Friday, September 18.


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