October Calendar of Events North Shore Region October 3 (Tuesday): Pacific Coast Cruise Meet and Greet for registered members. Madisonville Public Library (1123 Main Street, 985-845-4819) 10:00a to Noon. Not registered for the cruise? Please join us to learn more about our exciting trip by calling the GO office. RSVP REQUIRED October 4 (Wednesday): GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie”: “Peoples Health Network 2018 Changes”. The Chateau Hotel (formerly LaQuinta), 200 Pinnacle Parkway, 10:00a to 11:30a. RSVP REQUIRED October 5 (Thursday): GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie”: Peoples Health Network 2018 Changes”. Ochsner Medical Center-North Shore, 100 Medical Center Drive, Camellia Room, SLIDELL, 9:30a to 11:00a. RSVP REQUIRED October 7 (Saturday): WALK WITH A DOC: Coquille Park (13505 Hwy 1085, Covington) Dr. Amanda Wright, “How Diet Affects Mental Health”. Registration from 8:00a to 8:30a. Walk from 8:30a to 9:30a. RSVP REQUIRED October 12 (Thursday): “Being Mortal” presented by Dr. Timothy Riddell and Ochsner Medical Center-North Shore, 100 Medical Center Drive, Camellia Room, SLIDELL, 9:30a to 11:00a RSVP REQUIRED October 20 (Friday) Slidell Memorial/Ochsner Golden Opportunity Lunch and Learn “Prostate and Breast Cancer” presented by Dr. Carrie Marquette. SMH Founders Building Conference Room 1st Floor (1150 Robert Blvd, 70458) Lunch at 11:30a. Talk begins at noon. *Please call Slidell Memorial Hospital directly to RSVP 985-280-8585******* October 25 (Wednesday): Lunch and Learn “Aging Eyes” presented by Dr. Ginny Kullman, Department of Ophthalmology. The Chateau Hotel (formerly LaQuinta), 200 Pinnacle Parkway, 11:30a to 1:00p. $10 per person. RSVP REQUIRED October 27 (Friday): WWII Air, Sea and Land Festival at the New Orleans Lakefront Airport: This festival highlights the contributions from the Air, Sea and Land that led to victory during WWII. Vintage aircraft, flying demonstrations and more! Departure from Covington (Winn Dixie 9:00a), pick up in Slidell (9:30a). Return approximately 3:00p. $30pp RSVP REQUIRED October 30 (Monday): MYSTERY TRIP! We will be traveling to a surprise location – wear comfortable walking shoes and dress in black. Departure from Covington (Winn Dixie 8:00a), pick up in Hammond (8:30a). Return approximately 5:00p. $75pp. Wait list.
UPCOMING EVENTS: Slidell Women’s Health Alliance Fall Seminar promoting Women’s Health: Friday, October 27, Northshore Harbor Center. For more information call 985-280-8529. NASA Michoud/Rocky & Carlos: November 15 and 30. Departures from Covington and Slidell. $45pp Court of Two Sisters Early Bird Brunch and local hotel holiday decorations tours: December 19. Departure from Covington only. $60pp
“Irving Berlin’s WHITE CHRISTMAS” at the Saenger Theatre and lunch at Palace Café: Friday, December 22, Departure from Covington only. $160pp COUNTRY CHRISTMAS IN NASHVILLE: November 28-December 3. Overnight accommodations at the beautiful Gaylord Opryland Hotel. Includes Grand Ole Opry, Diamond Rio Dinner Show, Cirque Dreams Holidaze, General Jackson Dinner Cruise, Historic RCA Studio B, Country Music Hall of Fame and more! Enroute overnight stays at Gold Strike Casino Resort in Tunica and Drury Inn in Birmingham $1589pp/single, $1234pp/double, $1134pp/triple. Upgrades to atrium rooms are available. Wait List. PACIFIC COASTAL CRUISE ABOARD THE EMERALD PRINCESS! September 22 thru October 5, 2018. Includes a pre cruise 2 night stay in Victoria with a tour of Butchart Gardens and post cruise stay in Vancouver. Ports of call include Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Barbara and 2 days in San Francisco. Prices start at $3974pp/double occupancy/inside state room. Rate include roundtrip airfare, hotel stays, 10 night cruise, insurance, gratuities, taxes, fees and transfers.
REGISTRATION FOR ALL EVENTS NOW ON THE CLOUD!! Need help? Contact the GO office!
Announcements: **Check out the Golden Opportunity website for calendars from all Regions! www.ochsner.org/go **As in the past, please confirm availability for paid events via phone, in person or email and then register via the Cloud. Remember that you can only call the office to check availability of a trip and not to register for a Lunch and Learn or "Coffee". Those should be done on the registration form. **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). Christie Trew, Golden Opportunity Ochsner Health Center Covington 1000 Ochsner Boulevard Covington, LA. 70433-8107 [email protected]
985-875-2799 office, 985-875-2785 fax