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Board of Directors Meeting : Monday, February 25 at 6:30 PM

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding public meeting of the Board of Directors on Monday, February 25, 2018 at 6:30 PM. The committee will meet at 600 Eleonore Street, New Orleans, LA 70115.

The agenda can be found here: http://bit.ly/2ol7X5X

Our Mission is that Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans students will matriculate into the finest colleges and universities throughout the world. Lycée Français will provide the opportunity for its students to achieve both the French Baccalauréat and the Louisiana high school diploma in an academically challenging and culturally diverse educational environment.

L’Extravagance is 2 weeks away!

We are only 13 days away from our annual soirée, L’Extravagance, and we are hoping you are as excited as we are! 

This year’s event will be on Sunday, March 4 at Generations HallThe event will feature culinary delights from renowned restaurants like Toups MeateryNacho Mama’sPatoisLaurel Street BakeryArabella Casa di PastaTartine, Bakery Bar, Taceaux Loceaux, and Chiba!

We are excited to announce our musical guests for the night! Jazz songstress Anaïs St. John will feature during our patron party, along with a signature cocktail and a limited edition gift! Our main event will include cellist and vocalist Helen Gilletan exciting performance by Bruce ‘Sunpie’ Barnes and the Louisiana Sunspots and another outstanding musical guest which will be revealed soon! 

L’Extravagance will also feature live canvas paintings by Alex Harvie and TJ Black , an incredible performance by aerialist Glenna Broderick, other exciting entertainment plus an incredible silent auction.

 

If you do not want to miss this fun night purchase tickets today!

  • Cash Bar: $65 
  • Open Bar: $100 
  • Patron Party: $150
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The money raised during this single night allows us to continue to offer and enhance amazing opportunities like our “Thinking Outside the Classroom” program, multi-week experiential learning experiences throughout New Orleans.

 

For additional information, to purchase tickets, sponsorship opportunities and silent auction donations please visit:  www.bit.ly/LEx2018 

 

Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you on March 4th!

À Bientôt,

Art Camp 504

WHEN: 8 week after school program.
Sessions begin Monday, March 5th – Monday, April 30th (No class, April 2nd)
TIME: After School 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM, weekly.
AGES: 9 – 17 years old
COST: $150 FOR 8 WEEKS (Scholarships Available)

NOCCA Writing Workshop:

Tuesdays 4:00 – 5:30 PM for 5 Weeks
February 20 – March 20th 
Spots for 12 students, first come first served.
COST: $50 Fee
For more information call, Una Anderson – 504-628-1071
CONTENT: 
Week One: Tall Tales
Week Two: Ghost Stories
Week Three: Weird Dreams
Week Four: Revision
Week Five: Culmination/Sharing

LFNO Special Education Committee Meeting: Thursday, February 1, 2018

Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans will be holding public meeting of the LFNO Special Education Committee Meeting on Thursday, February 1st, 2018 at 6:30 PM. The committee will meet at 600 Eleonore Street, New Orleans, LA 70115.

The agenda can be found here: LFNO Special Education Committee Meeting Agenda

Our Mission is that Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orléans students will matriculate into the finest colleges and universities throughout the world. Lycée Français will provide the opportunity for its students to achieve both the French Baccalauréat and the Louisiana high school diploma in an academically challenging and culturally diverse educational environment.

MLK DAY at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art

Arts. Crafts. Music. Food. Scavenger Hunt. Yoga.
In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Ogden is hosting a free admission day with activities inspired by Solidary & Solitary: The Joyner/Giuffrida Collection, presented by the Helis Foundation and organized by the Ogden Museum of Southern Art and The Baltimore Museum of Art. On view until January 21st, Solidary & Solitary tells the history of art by African American Artists from the 1940s to the present.
January 15th
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
FREE Admission
Register for Free Yoga with Mark Berger & Kim Doley at ogdenmuseum.org

Ogden Museum: Teen Artist Encounter: Paper Sculpting II – FREE!

After exploring Solidary & Solitary: The Joyner/Giuffrida Collection, Presented by The Helis Foundation, students will work with artist Ayo Scott to create 3D forms inspired by Fragile Cargo IX by artist Serge Alain Nitegeka. This program has been made possible by the generous support of the Ella West Freeman Foundation, the Selley Foundation and Entergy.
January 13 from 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
For students in 8th – 12th grades.
FREE but advance registration required.

Ogden Saturday Studio: Paper Sculpting with Ayo Scott

Saturday Studio: Paper Sculpting with Ayo Scott
Working with artist Ayo Scott, students will explore the Museum’s galleries and then learn paper sculpting techniques such as cutting, tearing and folding paper to create unique works of art exploring form, texture and pattern. This program has been made possible by the generous support of the Ella West Freeman Foundation, the Selley Foundation and Entergy.
January 13th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
For students in 2nd – 5th grades.
$30 member; $35 non-member.

NOLA Christmas Fest. VIP Event December 20

AN EXCLUSIVE VIP NIGHT OF
ICE SKATING, CARNIVAL RIDES, AND HOLIDAY FUN

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 20
5:30 – 7:30 PM

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center – Hall I
900 Convention Center Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70130

Fees/Admission:
$15 for pre-registered Chamber members and their family members
$20 for non-members
$20 for all walk-ins


Included In Your Ticket Purchase:
Complimentary light bites, beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages
Access to all rides and ice skating rink

Parking:
Complimentary parking in Lot F
(Across from NOLA ChristmasFest Entrance)

Vamonos NOLA: 3 Week Winter Camp

Discover the BEST way to spend the days around the holiday season: Learning about Winter Holidays around the world AND Spanish while having a BLAST!
Jr. Counselor program available for 11 years old and up
Check out our VIDEO or FACEBOOK to see pictures of past camps!
REGISTER HERE
Discounts available: Sibling, Teacher, Military
Free & Reduced Lunch and Vamonos Students!
Questions: Call Nancy @ 504-495-2345
December 18-22nd| |December 26th-29th | January 2-3rd 
8:30-3:00pm before care at 7:30 and aftercare until 5:30pm
5818 Perrier St. in Uptown
Ages 3-10 years old

Winter Holiday Camp 2017 – Inspired by Prospect. 4

Spend a creative day at the Ogden Museum and make one-of-a-kind gifts for friends and family. During this year’s Winter Holiday Camp, kids will craft unique holiday cards, gift wrap, color transfers and mixed media art -all inspired by Prospect.4.
Space is limited. Register soon! REGISTER HERE
 
Thursday, December 21 from 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
For students in 2nd-5th grades
$45 member // $50 non-member

Carrollton Galaxy Academy: Christmas Camp!

The Carrollton Camp is a FREE camp offered by DiscoveryFEST Enrichment Program and St. Charles Presbyterian Church. The theme will be a trip to the Carrollton Galaxy Academy of interstellar inspired by the Star Wars Universe! This year’s activities will include such activities as Art, Music, Cooking, Sports, Field Day, Stem and more!  REGISTER HERE
 
Ages 7 – 12 Years old
December 18th – 22th AND 27th – 29th 9 am to 12:00 pm.
1333 S. Carrollton Avenue

St Paul’s UCC Vacation Bible School: “The Good Samaritan”

St. Paul’s UCC invites your family to join us for this year’s Vacation Bible School: “The Good Samaritan” Each day campers will delve deeper into the meaning of this classic parable considering who are our neighbors and what it means to love them. In addition to the end of week performance, the campers will also work together on a project to help our neighbors.
Camp runs Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM and is open to all children ages 3-12. The camp is free of charge, but spots are limited. To reserve a spot for your child email Rev. Andrew Greenhaw at agreenhaw@gmail.com. Registration forms can be brought on the first day of camp.
Registration forms: St. Paul Registration Form