MORRIS BART SR., LECTURE SERIES AT THE J

Created in 2013, the Morris Bart, Sr. Lecture Series features local experts in the fields of history, architecture, religion, politics, food, music, theater, and so much more. This monthly lecture series is generously funded by Morris Bart.

Typically held on the second Monday of the month at the Uptown JCC from 11:45 AM - 1:30 PM, each one-hour lecture is preceded by a catered, kosher lunch.

Free for members | $10 fee apply for non-members
Advanced registration required.
For more information and to RSVP, contact Rachel Ruth at 504.897.0143.

Upcoming Topics
July 8
Kodi Roberts from LSU onVoodoo and the Racial Politics of Identity in New Orleans

August 12
Ian McNulty from The Advocate on Food in New Orleans

September 9
Jee Park from The Innocence Project

October 14
Danny Heitman, Author from The Advocate on A Summer of Birds: John James Audubon at Oakley House

November 11
TBA

December 10
Corinne VanDalen from Tulane Environmental Law Clinic

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30-minute Bosu Circuit Workout

Only have half an hour and need a full body workout? Grab a Bosu and follow Katie's circuit workout. The Bosu is a great tool to improve balance and challenge the core. 

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Campers Kick Off Summer With Kindness March

New Orleans JCC campers kicked off summer by spreading kindness at the 3rd annual Kindness March.

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