Adult Classes


View a complete listing of ADULT CLASS offerings in our CLASS DIRECTORY

 Enriching, Educational, Exciting 

clientuploads/Webpage Images/classes.jpgIndulge your thirst for knowledge in a relaxed, invigorating atmosphere at the JCC's Uptown and Metairie facilities. Small classes guarantee plenty of interaction as you study a new language, refine your artistic skills, learn to Belly Dance, Salsa or Tap Dance, figure out your computer, or make some jewelry. Day and evening classes are available to suit everyone's schedule. Classes vary throughout the year based on demand, so let us know what interests you.

Check out the monthly programming such as Simcha Lunches, senior adult exercise classes, Lunch and Learn with the Rabbi, game days and more. Contact Rachel Ruth, Older Adult Director at or 504.897.0143 with your suggestions.



For more information contact the Adult Directors:

Judy Yaillen| Director of Jewish Family

Katie Kiefer TilleryWellness

Rachel Ruth | Older Adult


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CHOOSE KIND - World Kindness Day at the JCC

World Kindness Day is a day to promote being kind, to share random acts of kindness, and to educate those around us about the positive effects of kindness on our whole world. Learn some fun ways to spread kindness from Children's Program Manager Brigid MacArthur-Thompson.


Take Your Workout to the Water

Now at the JCC, we offer pool workout classes every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. We added more times for current favorites like Aqua Fit and even expanded our offerings to include new aquatics classes.


Thanksgiving-Week Workouts

Your JCC fitness team is here to help you earn and burn that extra helping of your favorite aunt’s sweet potato casserole. Join us at either location for our annual Turkey Earner and Turkey Burner workouts.


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