January 4 (Wednesday): GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie”: Marie Tabony, Humana Sales Representative, will present “When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Lemonade”. Ochsner Health Center COVINGTON, 2nd floor Training Room, 10:00am to 11:30am. RSVP REQUIRED January 5 (Thursday): “LION KING” bus trip to the Saenger Theatre. Fee includes lunch and tour of the Southern Food and Beverage Museum prior to the performance. Departure from Covington only. $165 pp RSVP REQUIRED – wait list only! January 9 (Monday): Alaska trip update meeting: Ochsner Health Center - COVINGTON, 2nd floor Training Room 10:00 am. RSVP REQUIRED January 12 (Thursday): GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie”: Carrie Lambert-Jaume, Humana Sales Representative will present “When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Lemonade”. Ochsner Medical Center-North Shore, 100 Medical Center Drive, Camellia Room, SLIDELL, 9:30 am to 11:00 am. RSVP REQUIRED January 17 (Wednesday): LUNCH AND LEARN “What you need to know about Vaccinations” presented by Beth Evans, D.O. 11:30am to 1:00pm. Ochsner Health Center - COVINGTON, 2nd floor Training Room. RSVP REQUIRED January 19 (Thursday): LUNCH AND LEARN “Diabetes 101” presented by Alicia Bates. 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Ochsner Health Center – HAMMOND, 41676 Veterans Avenue, Hammond, 985-543-3600. RSVP REQUIRED
January 20 (Friday: GERMAN-AMERICAN CULTURAL MUSEUM Bus Trip. Includes tour of St. Joseph Church* on Tulane Avenue, lunch (on your own) at Gattuso’s Restaurant and cultural museum* tour. $25 per person. (*donations accepted) January 26 and 27 (Thursday and Friday): Overnight bus trip to the Paragon Casino in Marksville. Bus departs Covington, pick up in Hammond. $48pp double/$68 single. RSVP REQUIRED – wait list only!
January 26 (Friday) Slidell Memorial Hospital/Ochsner Golden Opportunity Lunch and Learn series “Comprehensive Weight Loss Center”, SMH Founders Building Conference Room, 1 st Floor (1150 Robert Blvd., 70458). Lunch at 11:30 and the talk begins at noon. RSVP to 985-280-8585 (SMH)
TIME TO RENEW YOUR MEMBERSHIP - $10 per person (can be done on the Cloud) Upcoming Events: SAENGER THEATRE BROADWAY SHOWS (2:00 Matinees): *Beautiful (tribute to Carole King) – Saturday, March 11, 2017 $125pp includes ticket and bus transportation. Lunch location (on your own) *Bodyguard – Saturday, April 8, 2017 – registration date to be announced *Mama Mia – Saturday, June 1, 2017 – registration date to be announced February 16 (Thursday): BUS TRIP to the New Orleans Fairgrounds "Day at the Races”, 9:30 departure from Covington, 10:00 pickup in Slidell. $62 pp includes clubhouse admission, buffet lunch, racing program, tax, gratuity and transportation.
WASHINGTON DC/WILLIAMSBURG BUS TRIP: March 25 to April 3, 2017. Highlights of the trip include: the Vietnam Veterans memorial, the Capitol, Smithsonian Institution, Arlington National Cemetery, Colonial Williamsburg and much more! Price per person: $2369/single, $1769/double, $1589/triple, $1489/quad. Meals included: 9 breakfasts, 4 lunches, and 4 dinners. $200 deposit due with registration, final payment due January 23, 2017. Credit cards are accepted. Announcements: **Check out the Golden Opportunity website for calendars from all Regions! www.ochsner.org/go **A dedicated telephone line has been set up with Ochsner Scheduling Department for GO members to schedule medical appointments without any delays. The number is: 985-871-2546 (CALL GO). **When a fee is involved, it must be received within 5 days of making the reservation to confirm your seat. If not received, your seat will be filled by another member. Please check availability with the GO office before mailing a check. All trips are non-refundable. Every attempt will be made to sell your seat to someone on the waiting list if you need to cancel. YOU ARE NOT SCHEDULED FOR THE EVENT UNTIL THE CHECK IS RECEIVED. Christie Trew, Golden Opportunity Ochsner Health Center Covington 1000 Ochsner Blvd, Covington, LA. 70433-8107 [email protected]
985-875-2799 office, 985-875-2785 fax
JANUARY 2017 Calendar of Events North Shore Region THE CLOUD IS HERE! https://ochsner.force.com ALL EVENT REGISTRATIONS ONLINE OR IN PERSON EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 19, 8:00AM Wishing everyone a Healthy and Happy New Year! Note: The GO office will be closed on January 2.