December 10 (Thursday): Golden Opportunity Holiday Luncheon, Vintage Court (75082 Highway 25, Covington, LA 70435, 985-871-0495. 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Entertainment provided by the WWII Victory Belles. FOOD BANK DONATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED. RSVP REQUIRED
December 12 to December 18: Christmas in Fredericksburg and San Antonio bus trip. Our holiday adventure includes one night in Austin, two nights in Fredericksburg, two nights in San Antonio and one night in Lake Charles (Golden Nugget Casino). Also includes tours of the LBJ Presidential Library, National Museum of the Pacific War, Wildseed Farms, the Alamo, El Mercado, Buckhorn Saloon, free time on the Riverwalk and much more! Contact the GO office for more details!
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.
Christie Trew, Golden Opportunity Ochsner Health Center Covington 1000 Ochsner Blvd, Covington, LA. 70433-8107 985-875-2799 office, 985-875-2785 fax [email protected]
Upcoming Events: SAENGER THEATRE: Lunch on your own (restaurant tbd), includes bus and ticket **Motown - 1/23/16 matinee, $109pp. – Wait list only! **Cabaret – 4/9/16 matinee, $100pp. January 20 & 21, 2016 – Overnight stay at the Paragon Casino, Marksville. Hammond Mall. $45pp double/$65pp single Registration begins 11/23/15 at 8:00 a.m.
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April 14 – 25, 2016 – Cruise the Panama Canal on the Coral Princess! 10 night cruise visiting Aruba, Cartagena, Colon, Limon and Grand Cayman. Fares listed below are per person, double occupancy (air and group excursion to be added later) and includes pre night stay in Fort Lauderdale, cruise fare, transfers, gratuities, insurance and taxes: Inside $2311.28 and $2351.28 Ocean View $2611.28 Balcony $2861.28 and $2961.28 Contact the GO office for more information! Balance due December 15, 2015. Announcements: ** The COMMUNITY CLOUD IS ALMOST HERE! The Cloud will allow all Golden Opportunity Members the ability to: View all GO regions’ activities. Register for events on line. Pay for events on line. Be placed on a waiting list if the event is full. Receive a text or an email to confirm your registration and remind you of the event. Be able to pay on line for renewal of membership.
**Check out the new Golden Opportunity website! http://www.ochsner.org/health-resources/golden-opportunity-a-50-lifestyle-program **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.
Disclaimer: All GO events are subject to change. Ochsner Golden Opportunity has the right to adjust events without formal notice.
December 2015 Calendar of Events North Shore Region Please note that there will not be a GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie” this month in either location – Covington and Slidell.