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Published Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Get to know Brigid MacArthur-Thompson. Officially, she's Uptown’s Assistant Camp Director and Children's Program Manager. Unofficially, she's our Director of Fun.

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Published Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Watch Assistant Director Rachel Zoller and Director of Youth and Family Engagement Gary Brandt as they walk us through the steps of Dreidel. 

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Published Wednesday, December 11, 2019

JCC youth yoga instructor Nora Seilheimer shares how to make a "mindfulness jar" to help children navigate challenging emotions. 

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Published Wednesday, November 13, 2019

If you are like most Americans, you will need some help balancing out that Turkey Day indulgence. Thankfully, both our Uptown and Metairie campuses will be offering special Turkey Earner and Turkey Burner classes before and after Thanksgiving.

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Published Monday, October 28, 2019

Learn about BBYO Passport, the leading provider of travel experiences for Jewish high school and middle school teens. 

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Published Sunday, October 27, 2019

It's no surprise that Aquatics Manager Greg Jennings' hobbies outside of the J include water.

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Published Friday, October 25, 2019

Be inspired by the strength of JCC member Phyllis Alltmont who leaned on family, friends, and the JCC during her journey with breast cancer.

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Published Friday, October 11, 2019

It can be challenging to find space and time to build an outdoor sukkah, so we've gathered some alternative ways to celebrate Sukkot.

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Celebrate All Things Jewish Food

The Great Big Jewish Food Fest is a 10-day online festival celebrating all things Jewish food. Take part in cooking classes, virtual deli tours, film screenings, panel discussions and so much more.

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A Different Kind of Masquerade

Three members of the New Orleans JCC community have channeled their talents into making masks to keep our citizens safe. Learn more about their projects, their tips, and inspiration.

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Thank You, Teachers

While we can't be together physically, we are so glad our JCC Nursery School and Pre-K remains connected virtually. This year especially, we are so grateful for our teachers. Watch a sweet message from our students.

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Free Coloring Pages for Kids and Adults

Our team pulled together some of our favorite, FREE coloring pages, and activity books to help pass the time as we daydream about enjoying our beautiful city together again.

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