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People Program NOLA

⚜️ People Program: Where Seniors Stay Active & Learn Together ⚜️

 Fitness, Arts & Intellectual Classes


Creative, Lifelong Learning

⚜️ People Program’s mission aligns with Harvard’s 85-year-long Adult Development study, showing that personal connections are the most important factor in long-term health and happiness for seniors. ⚜️

Located in New Orleans, People Program is a non-profit agency founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph almost 50 years ago to provide seniors with creative ways to spend leisure time, share valuable wisdom, and enjoy community.

People Program offers over 175+ weekday classes in the fall, spring, and summer sessions. All instructors are volunteers interested in sharing their knowledge in a relaxed atmosphere where community building is as essential as skill development. Typically, about 425 participants enjoy themselves at People Program each semester.

Classes are offered in person and virtually. For a flat membership fee of $200 (or $150 Zoom only), you can take as many courses as you'd like at our 3 campuses (Eastbank, Westbank & virtually by Zoom).

We invite you to join us!

Spring Semester:  January 17 - May 12, 2023

⚜️ Registration for the Spring Semester is Open -- (On-line & In-Person) ⚜️

The Spring 2023 Classes can be found in the Menu Bar above or by clicking here: 

Registration for the spring semester has been outstanding with over 420 participants. 

  • Need help registering?  Call us at (504) 284-7678, and we will be happy to help.

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Contact Us:

Phone: (504) 284-7678


Lakeshore Campus

       & Main Office

2240 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70122

Westbank Campus:

Holy Spirit Catholic Church

6201 Stratford Place
New Orleans, LA 70131

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