Published Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Learn how wearing a heart rate monitor can optimize your workouts. Plus, get started with our 5 for 5 promotion for a chance to win your own Myzone heart rate monitor.

Published Friday, May 17, 2019

JCC lead teacher Rebecca Kitchens is an inaugural member of the Sheva Center Leadership Institute (SCLI) for Early Childhood Professionals fellowship class. She is one of only 31 educators selected for this three-year program through the JCC Association of North America.  

Published Wednesday, May 15, 2019

May is National Arthritis Awareness Month. Pilates instructor Kristin Gibbs Smith shares how Mat and Reformer Pilates can help arthritis sufferers. 

Published Monday, May 13, 2019

Shalom NOLA merchandise, available for purchase online, directly benefits JCC programs with each purchase. See the latest additions to the line of apparel.

Published Friday, May 10, 2019

The JCC pools are for the summer season! We’ve put together a few reminders and tips to help make sure you have a safe, fun-filled summer swim season here at the J.

Published Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Get to know Amanda Taylor, the JCC's new Early Childhood Camp Director and Enrichment Coordinator.

Published Thursday, May 2, 2019

Dganit Daddo will travel from Israel to perform at the New Orleans JCC Israel Independence Day community celebration. Read more about her and see her live on May 8.

Published Tuesday, April 30, 2019

“Securing a Safer J” will raise funds to create a new storefront with three objectives: security, accessibility, and beautification.


2021 Commemoration and Celebration Events

The global Jewish community will come together in the coming days to commemorate lives lost during the Holocaust, remember fallen Israeli soldiers and victims of terrorism, and celebrate Israel’s independence. 


What's Changing at the JCC in Phase 3?

Following the city’s transition to a modified Phase 3, the New Orleans JCC will ease restrictions for fitness center users. We see this forward movement as a small step in getting back to normal; however, it is still our top priority to remain safe.


Staff Spotlight: Michelle Benson Huck

If you’re a member of the JCC, odds are that you’ve encountered the energetic and encouraging presence that is Michele Huck. As an instructor at the JCC for six years, Michele has done a little bit of everything from cycling, senior chair exercise, Barre, HIIT, and what she’s known most for these days –– LOTS of Aqua Fit. 


Staff Spotlight: Brittany Polaski Faul

Brittany P. Faul has been a Personal Trainer and instructor for many years at the JCC. Newly certified through the extensive 600 Hour Power Pilates program, Brittany now offers even more services to her clients. Learn more about Brittany, her history with the JCC, and her passion for pilates. 


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