Join the J

The New Orleans Jewish Community Center is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving the Greater New Orleans community. Although we have strong ties to the Jewish community, our organization is inclusive of people of all ages, lifestyles, ethnicities, and religions. 

Schedule a tour  or stop in to become a member of the J. Both facilities are open for tours anytime during regular business hours. To tour the Uptown fitness center, please enter via our fitness entrance on Leontine Street. 

For more information or assistance joining contact Julie Ward (Uptown) or Stephanie Krell (Metairie).

Membership Amenities
  Universal Gold
Metairie Gold
Universal Silver
Senior Club
Fitness Center U & M M    
Group Exercise Classes U & M M    
Personal Training* U & M M    
Outdoor Pool U & M U & M U & M  
Basketball Gymnasium U & M U & M U & M  
Indoor Teaching/Therapy Pool U      
Swim Lessons U & M U & M U & M  
JCC Dolphins Swim Team U & M U & M U & M   
Spa Services* U      
Babysitting/Kids Konnection* U & M U & M U & M  
Indoor Walking Track M M    
 Sauna/Steam/Jacuzzi U      
Nursery School* U U  
Summer Camps* U & M U & M U & M  
Mini Camps* U & M U & M U & M  
School's Out Programs* U & M U & M U & M  
Sports Leagues for Children & Adults*        
Adult         
Cultural Arts Events* U & M U & M U & M  
Day Field Trips*       U
Movie & Games Days       U & M
Lunch & Learn*       U

*Some amenities/services require an additional fee which has been discounted for members.

U - Uptown Facility | M - Metairie Facility

Membership Levels & Rates
  • Universal Gold include Silver benefits + use of Uptown & Metairie fitness facilities

  • Metairie Gold include Silver benefits + use of Metairie fitness facility

  • Silver Memberships are Universal, allowing use of outdoor pools and basketball courts at both locations.

  • Rates (except Senior Club) do not include the $25 annual/$2 monthly building assessment fee for Universal members.

  • Save with annual pricing. Contact Julie Ward (Uptown) or Stephanie Krell (Metairie) for details.
Universal Gold

2 Adults & Children: $116/month (+$125 joining fee)
Two adults with children under 21 years of age or who are full-time, unmarried students under the age of 27.

1 Adult & Children: $93/month (+$125 joining fee)
One adult with children under 21 years of age or who are full-time, unmarried students under the age of 27.

Couple: $110/month (+$125 joining fee)
Head of household and one other adult living in same household.

Individual: $79/month (+$125 joining fee)
Adult ages 18-67

Senior Couple: $60/month (+$125 joining fee)
Head of household and spouse ages 68 years and older.

Senior Individual: $47/month (+$125 joining fee)
Age 68 years or older

Metairie Gold

2 Adults & Children: $88/month (+$75 joining fee)
Two adults with children under 21 years of age or who are full-time, unmarried students under the age of 27.

1 Adult & Children: $79/month (+$75 joining fee)
One adult with children under 21 years of age or who are full-time, unmarried students under the age of 27.

Couple: $84/month (+$75 joining fee)
Head of household and one other adult living in same household.

Individual: $67/month (+$75 joining fee)
Adult ages 18-67.

Senior Couple: $46/month (+$75 joining fee)
Head of household and spouse ages 68 years and older.

Senior Individual: $41/month (+$75 joining fee)
Age 68 years or older.

Universal Silver

2 Adults & Children: $76/month (+$125 joining fee)
Two adults with children under 21 years of age or who are full-time, unmarried students under the age of 27.

1 Adult & Children: $66/month (+$125 joining fee)
One adult with children under 21 years of age or who are full-time, unmarried students under the age of 27.

Couple: $73/month (+$125 joining fee)
Head of household and one other adult living in same household.

Individual: $63/month (+$125 joining fee)
Adult ages 18-67

Senior Couple: $41/month (+$75 joining fee)
Head of household and spouse ages 68 years and older.

Senior Individual: $37/month (+$75 joining fee)
Age 68 years or older

Senior Club

Couple: $140/year
Head of household and spouse ages 68 years and older. Must be paid in full. Allows participation in all senior club activities. No other membership privileges are included.

Individual: $125/year (individual)
Age 68 years or older. Must be paid in full. Allows participation in all senior club activities. No other membership privileges are included.

Support

Support: $180
Support the JCC and help provide quality programs to our JCC members by a $180 fully tax-deductible donation. Support members receive JCC mailings and guest passes. 

Patron: Membership Rate + $175
Patron membership is available for $175 over any membership category fee; this assures the highest quality programming & enables us to provide scholarships for those in need. The $175 is fully tax deductible. 

Payment Options

Membership can be paid in full or on a month-to-month basis. All accounts must be current to participate in JCC programs. Scholarships are available on a need base for specific memberships. Adjusted memberships/extended payment plans are also available. 

Monthly

Credit/Debit Card Draft | Authorize a credit card draft of affordable monthly payments. Note your credit card number and expiration date on the Credit/Debit Card Draft form with your signature. First month's payment and joining fee, if applicable, are required at the time of membership agreement signing.

  • Your membership will automatically renew and your account will be drafted on the 15th of every month.  This will remain in effect until 30 days written notice of cancellation is received.
  • $25 Penalty Fee for all non-sufficient draft and/or checks.

Bank Draft | When you sign the bank draft agreement and provide your checking account information, you authorize the JCC to automatically deduct affordable payments from your checking account each month. First month's payment and joining fee, if applicable, are required at the time of membership agreement signing.

Annual
Annual membership are also available. Payment must be made in full with cash, check or credit card. Your membership will automatically renew at the end of the year and will remain in effect until 30 days written notice of cancellation is received. 
Contact Julie Ward (Uptown) or Stephanie Krell (Metairie) for details.

 

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National Coloring Book Day

We love to celebrate here at the JCC, and we also look for any opportunity to be creative. Join us for a coloring break in The Nosh of the Uptown JCC for National Coloring Book Day on August 2. We’ll have a table with crayons and JCC-themed coloring sheets. Can’t make it to the JCC? Download and print our coloring sheets. We’d love to see your artwork, so be sure to tag us and use hashtag #nojcc on social media!

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Finding Your Fit Foods

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Alon Shaya Lead 2018 Kindness March

New Orleans JCC campers kicked off summer 2018 by spreading kindness at the second annual Kindness March, held June 7 at the Uptown JCC. Famed chef Alon Shaya and his wife Emily, along with the New Creations Brass Band, led the march around the JCC’s historic building on St. Charles Avenue.

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JCC Dedicates New Expansion

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