January 2016 Calendar of Events Main Campus Region January 1st (Friday): Office Closed for New Year Holiday. January 4th (Monday): Members’ Monthly Meeting 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Brent House – Caldwell & LeJeune Rooms Light refreshments provided! January 7th (Thursday): Members’ Monthly Potluck (Bring a dish and socialize with other members) 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. - Brent House – LeJeune Room January 15th (Friday): Lunch Bunch “Roux & Brew Restaurant & Antique Shopping in Ponchatoula” “On Your Own” - $5.00 Ochsner Bus Fee Departure: 10:00 a.m. – GO Office (Center for Primary Care & Wellness Building) January 19th (Tuesday): “Getting to Know Your Cell Phone - Frequently Asked Questions” Presented by: Braden Lemon – O Bar Specialist 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Center for Primary Care & Wellness - Camellia Room Light refreshments provided! January 20th (Wednesday): Saenger Theatre ▪ “Motown” (Waiting List Only) $89.00 per person (Includes ticket price & $5.00 Ochsner bus fee) Early Dinner: Impastato’s Restaurant - $36.00 per person Departure: 4:00 p.m. – GO Office (Center for Primary Care & Wellness Building) January 21st (Thursday): “The Palace Casino Resort” – Biloxi, MS (Non-smoking Casino with a smoking room) $15.00 Free Play per Member - Buffet Lunch $12.00 per person “On Your Own” (Earn 10 points -1/2 off price of buffet). $25.00 per person (includes Hotard Motorcoach Transportation only) Departure: 8:30 a.m. – GO Office (Center for Primary Care & Wellness Building) Return: 5:00 p.m. – GO Office (Center for Primary Care & Wellness Building) January 22th (Friday): Saenger Theatre ▪ “Motown” (Waiting List Only) $89.00 per person (Includes ticket price & $5.00 Ochsner bus fee) Early Dinner: Impastato’s Restaurant - $36.00 per person Departure: 4:00 p.m. – GO Office (Center for Primary Care & Wellness Building) January 28th (Thursday): “What Are Your Five (5) Wishes?” Presented by: Barbara Metzinger, Spiritual Care, Education & Research 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Center for Primary Care & Wellness - Camellia Room Light refreshments provided! All GO events are subject to change. Ochsner Golden Opportunity has the right to adjust events without formal notice. All events are non-refundable unless there is someone on the waiting list to take you place (includes the $5.00 Ochsner bus fee). Golden Opportunity has to guarantee payment to vendors for most events.
Registration for January Events December 10 (Thursday): If unable to attend, mail in your Event Registration Form and a separate check for each event payable to “Golden Opportunity” 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – GO Office – (Center for Primary Care & Wellness) 1 th
UPCOMING EVENTS February 12, 2016 – A Day at the Races – New Orleans Fairgrounds February 17, 2016 – The National WWII Museum April 15-25, 2016 - “Panama Canal Cruise” (package available on request). There are still available cabins! UPCOMING EXTENDED TRIP Niagara Falls/Toronto Bus Trip – August 2016 (More information will be posted when available) UPCOMING PLAYS Rivertown Theatre (prices include $5.00 Ochsner bus fee) How to Succeed in Business ($43.00 p.p.) – Friday, May 6, 2016 (11 tickets available) BRENT HOUSE RESERVATIONS: When requesting reservations (504-835-5411), remember to ask for your Golden Opportunity (20%) discount. VISIT OUR NEW WEBSITE: http://www.ochsner.org/health-resources/golden-opportunity-a-50-lifestyle-program IMPORTANT NOTE: In an effort to streamline the operations of the program, effective immediately the annual renewal fees of $10.00 will be due on January 1 of each year regardless of the month you joined. Letters will be mailed in December concerning this change. If you renewed your membership between January and July of 2015, you will need to send in 2016 renewal fees of $10.00 by 1/1/16. If your renewal date is currently July 1 to December 31 and you paid those dues, they will be applied to 2016, making your revised renewal date 1/1/17. If you have any questions, please call the GO office. VIP (GO) Dedicated Phone Line A dedicated telephone line has been set up with the Ochsner Scheduling Department for Golden Opportunity Members to schedule your medical appointments only, please don’t call with questions regarding GO events. The telephone number is: 504-842-6538. Chermaine Hebert Program Coordinator Golden Opportunity Center for Primary Care & Wellness Building 1401 Jefferson Hwy. New Orleans, LA 70121 504-842-7000 [email protected]
Office Hours: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Lunch 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.)
Please call before visiting the office, staff may not be out of the office attending a meeting or an event, thanks.