The Metairie campus has partnered with SELA AQUATICS to manage our pool during the summer. SELA AQUATICS is a regional company that provides American Red Cross Safety certifications such as CPR and Life-guarding, and a comprehensive pool management service for pools in New Orleans and Baton Rouge. Their staff of experienced professionals set the standard for aquatics safety and training in Louisiana. As part of the pool management service, SELA AQUATICS will certify and provide on-going skills training for our lifeguards and swim instructors, as well as manage the employment of our guards, swim team coaches, and swim instructors at the JCC in Metairie.
Ages: 3 and older
Semi-Private2 - 3 swimmers
Ages: 2 and older
Six 30-minute lessons | $100 per student
Register for Swim Lessons online at selaaquatics.com.
My Baby and Me Swim Class
Ages: 3 and under with adult
Parents and children learn together to increase a child’s comfort level in the water and build a foundation of basic skills, such as arm and leg movements and breath control. This course is fun-filled and helps introduce water safety concepts, encouraging a healthy recreational habit that your entire family can enjoy.Semi-Private
Register for Swim Classes online at selaaquatics.com.
October marks the one year anniversary for the Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust Dance for Parkinson’s Program at the New Orleans JCC. This award-winning program takes place every Wednesday with instruction from the New Orleans Ballet Association.
With temperatures in the 90s, it is easy to forget that fall is here. Fortunately, we have the holiday of Sukkot to remind us that the harvest season has begun. There is no denying that sukkahs are awesome, but it can be challenging to find the space and time to build one. Here are some alternative ways to celebrate this holiday
Rosh Hashanah - “head of the year”- commemorates the creation of the world. Traditionally, apples and honey are eaten to represent our hope for a sweet year of health and peace. Dipping apples in honey is delicious, and here are few creative recipe suggestions to help kick this duo up a notch....
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!...