SUPPORT THE COVINGTON FOOD BANK – Bring non perishable food items to the GO office throughout the month of November! November 2 (Wednesday): GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie”: Marie Tabony, Humana Sales Representative, will present 2017 plan changes. Ochsner Health Center - COVINGTON, 2nd floor Training Room, 10:00am to 11:30am. RSVP REQUIRED November 3 (Thursday): GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie”: Carrie Lambert-Jaume, Humana Sales Representative will present 2017 plan changes. Ochsner Medical Center-North Shore, 100 Medical Center Drive, Camellia Room, SLIDELL, 9:30 am to 11:00 am. RSVP REQUIRED REMINDER: Turn back your clocks! Daylights savings time ends 11/6! November 5 through 11 – Bus trip to Branson and Mt. Magazine State Park!! GO office will be staffed by volunteers. November 16 (Wednesday): LUNCH AND LEARN “Low Vision” presented by Jeffrey Colegrove, O.D. 11:15 am to 1:00 pm. Ochsner Health Center - COVINGTON, 2nd floor Conference Room. RSVP REQUIRED Happy Thanksgiving! The GO office will be closed on November 23 through 25. December 1 (Thursday): GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie”: “Get the 411 on 9-1-1”, presented by Athena Walker, Public Education Coordinator for St. Tammany Parish. Ochsner Medical Center-North Shore, 100 Medical Center Drive, Camellia Room, SLIDELL, 9:30 am to 11:00 am. RSVP REQUIRED
December 6 (Tuesday): North Shore/Baton Rouge Holiday Luncheon. Ashley Manor, Baton Rouge. Entertainment by Leslie Tassin (Louisiana Historian) and Chris Miller (Magician). Pick up times: Bus #1 Covington (10:00am), Bus #2 Slidell (9:00am) & Hammond (9:45am) $45 per person. RSVP REQUIRED December 7 (Wednesday): GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie”: “Get the 411 on 9-1-1”, presented by Athena Walker, Public Education Coordinator for St. Tammany Parish. Ochsner Health Center - COVINGTON, 2nd floor Training Room, 10:00am to 11:30am. RSVP REQUIRED December 13 (Tuesday): “Christmas New Orleans Style” bus trip to tour the beautiful Roosevelt Hotel lobby, buffet lunch at LePavillon and visit the Ritz Carlton. Departure from Covington only. $60 pp RSVP REQUIRED December 14 (Wednesday): LUNCH AND LEARN “Healthy Holiday Dining” presented by Becky Dupre, Senior Registered Dietician. 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Ochsner Health Center - COVINGTON, 2nd floor Training Room. RSVP REQUIRED December 15 (Thursday): LUNCH AND LEARN “What You Should Know about Over the Counter Herbals and Supplements” presented by Ruthie Long NP, Family Medicine, Pearl River. 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Ochsner Medical Center-North Shore, 100 Medical Center Drive, Camellia Room, SLIDELL, RSVP REQUIRED
Upcoming Events: SAENGER THEATRE BROADWAY SHOWS (2:00 Matinees): Lion King – Thursday, January 5, 2017. $165 for ticket, lunch, tour and bus transportation. Lunch will be at the Southern Food and Beverage Museum. *Beautiful (tribute to Carole King) – Saturday, March 11, 2017 Registration begins October 20, 8:00am Registration for the following will begin at a later date: *Bodyguard – Saturday, April 8, 2017 *Mama Mia – Saturday, June 1, 2017 PARAGON CASINO MARKSVILLE –January 26 & 27, 2017. $48pp double/$68pp single. Includes overnight accommodations, transportation, $25 free play and $10 food voucher. Registration begins October 20, 8:00am
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. Golden Opportunity name badges are available for purchase for $7.00 each. The name badge will be attached with a magnet that is inserted inside your shirt, blouse, dress or jacket that adheres to the badge. If you would like to order an official name badge, please send in your check payable to Golden Opportunity, 1000 Ochsner Boulevard, Covington, LA 70433. Also please include with your check your name preference for your badge (Dot instead of Dorothy, Liz instead of Elizabeth, etc.). These can be worn for all GO events.
Disclaimer: All GO events are subject to change. Ochsner Golden Opportunity has the right to adjust events without formal notice. 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