All GO events are subject to change. Ochsner Golden Opportunity has the right to adjust events without formal notice. All events are non-refundable (includes the $5.00 Ochsner bus fee) except when someone is on the waiting to take your place. Golden Opportunity has to guarantee payment to vendors for most events.
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UPCOMING 2017 EVENTS New Orleans Pelicans Basketball (Payments are being accepted now) th February 8 - New Orleans Pelicans/Utah Jazz (Giveaway – Mardi Gras Jersey) - Lower Level – Corner $35.00 p.p. (includes ticket and Ochsner bus fee) th March 14 - New Orleans Pelicans/Portland Trailblazers - Lower Level – Corner - $35.00 p.p. (includes ticket and Ochsner bus fee)
March 18 - 23, 2017 – Savannah/Charleston – 6 days/5 nights – Details and cost will mailed out to the membership shortly. October 14 – 25, 2017 - Canada/New England Cruise – (Overnight stay in the New York Marriott Marquis, Times Square), overnight stay in Quebec City, Quebec (aboard ship) – Deposit $800.00 (Double) $950.00 (Single) – Accepting payments via check or credit card. (Limited cabins available)
BRENT HOUSE RESERVATIONS: Call Brent House Reservations (504-835-5411) for King and Double discounted room rates for GO (Golden Opportunity) current members.
VISIT OUR NEW WEBSITE: http://www.ochsner.org/health-resources/golden-opportunity-a-50-lifestyle-program (GO) Dedicated Phone Line A dedicated telephone line has been set up with the Ochsner Scheduling Department for Golden Opportunity Members only, to expedite scheduling of medical appointments, please don’t call with questions regarding GO events, call the GO Office. The telephone number is: 504-842-6538. Please use the dedicated line for scheduling appointments; it has helped members to get an Chermaine Hebert accessible appointment. Parkinson’s disease & Rock Steady Boxing Some of you may have Parkinson’s disease or know someone that does. There is an exercise program known as “Rock Steady Boxing” which is recognized nationally for its remarkable success in improving the quality of life of those suffering from the disease. rd At our next Members’ Monthly Meeting, January 3 , there will be a brief presentation on the program. If you are unable to attend, you can request information via email [email protected]
or call Tom (504)416-4360 or Greg (504)237-5105.
Program Coordinator Golden Opportunity – OMC Jeff Hwy Center for Primary Care & Wellness Building 1401 Jefferson Hwy. New Orleans, LA 70121 504-842-7000 [email protected]
New Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Lunch 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.) Please call before visiting the office, staff may be out of the office attending a meeting or an event. Thanks for your continued membership.
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January 2017 Calendar of Events OMC – Jefferson Hwy Event Registration Day: December 12th Yearly Member Dues: Members with an expiration year of 2017 have to renew in January to remain current through 2018. Credit cards are now being accepted for events and dues. January 3rd: Members’ Monthly Meeting 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Brent House – Caldwell & LeJeune Rooms Light refreshments provided! January 5th: New Orleans Pelicans vs. Atlanta Hawks – Smoothie King Center (Lower Level Baseline 118 - Rows 23 & 24) $41.00 per person (price includes admission ticket and Ochsner Bus fee) Game giveaway is a Pelican’s Hoodie Departure: 5:30 p.m. - Center for Primary Care & Wellness January 10th: “Lion King” - Saenger Theatre $108.75 per person (Includes ticket price & $5.00 Ochsner bus fee) Early Dinner: To be determined later Departure: 4:15 p.m. – GO Office (Center for Primary Care & Wellness Building) January 17th: Lunch Bunch “The Lakehouse Restaurant & Shopping @ River Chase Mall (Covington)” $50.00 per person (Includes lunch and motorcoach transportation) Departure: 10:15 a.m. – Ochsner Hospital River Road Entrance January 19th: Members’ Potluck Lunch (Food will not be provided by Golden Opportunity, each participating member brings a dish) 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. - Brent House – LeJeune Room January 20th: “Lion King” - Saenger Theatre $114.00 per person (Includes ticket price & $5.00 Ochsner bus fee) Early Dinner: To be determined later Departure: 4:15 p.m. – GO Office (Center for Primary Care & Wellness Building) January 25th: New Orleans Pelicans vs. Oklahoma Thunder – Smoothie King Center $41.00 per person (price includes admission ticket and Ochsner Bus fee) No game giveaway Departure: 5:30 p.m. - Center for Primary Care & Wellness