MARCH 2017 Calendar of Events North Shore Region March 1 (Wednesday): GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie”: Guest speaker will be Jennifer James, PT, DPT, “Body Mechanics and Injury Prevention”, Department of Therapy & Wellness. Ochsner Health Center - COVINGTON, 2nd floor Training Room, 10:00am to 11:30am. RSVP REQUIRED March 2 (Thursday): GO Meeting “Coffee with Christie”: Guest speaker will be Jennifer James, PT, DPT, “Body Mechanics and Injury Prevention”, Department of Therapy & Wellness. Ochsner Medical Center-North Shore, 100 Medical Center Drive, Camellia Room, SLIDELL, 9:30 am to 11:00 am. RSVP REQUIRED March 11 (Saturday): “BEAUTIFUL – A Tribute to Carole King” bus trip to the Saenger Theatre. Fee includes transportation and the performance. Lunch on your own at R&O Seafood Restaurant in Bucktown. Departure from Covington only. $125 pp RSVP REQUIRED – wait list only March 12 (Sunday): Daylight Saving Time Begins – set your clocks forward March 14 (Tuesday): LUNCH AND LEARN “Taking Care of Your Skin” presented by Lauren Thomassie, MD, Department of Dermatology. 11:30am to 1:00pm. Ochsner Health Center - COVINGTON, 2nd floor Training Room. RSVP REQUIRED March 15 (Wednesday): BUS TRIP to NASA Michoud, Lunch at Rocky & Carlos’, Los Islenos Museum To be rescheduled due to weather damage. March 20 (Monday): Sign up for the Cloud! Ochsner Health Center - COVINGTON, 2nd floor conference room, 10:00am to 11:30am. RSVP REQUIRED March 22 (Wednesday): DINE AROUND-Slidell: Meet at 11:00am at Fatty’s Seafood Restaurant (1300 Gause Boulevard, 985-288-5503). RSVP REQUIRED
WASHINGTON DC/WILLIAMSBURG BUS TRIP: March 25 to April 3, 2017. Highlights of the trip include: the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, the Capitol, Smithsonian Institution, Arlington National Cemetery, Colonial Williamsburg and much more! Price per person: $2369/single, $1769/double, $1589/triple, $1489/quad. Meals included: 9 breakfasts, 4 lunches, and 4 dinners. Seats still available – contact the GO office for more information March 31 (Friday) Slidell Memorial Hospital/Ochsner Golden Opportunity Lunch and Learn series “Back and Spine Center”, presented by Jessica Harvey, PA. SMH Founders Building Conference Room, 1st Floor (1150 Robert Blvd., 70458). Lunch at 11:30 and the talk begins at noon. *******RSVP directly to 985-280-8585 (SMH)
REGISTRATION FOR ALL EVENTS NOW ON THE CLOUD!!
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NATCHEZ SPRING PILGRIMAGE – April 12 & 13, 2017. Home tours include Choctaw Hall, Burn, Twin Oaks and Longwood. Lunch at Cotton Alley. Overnight accommodations at the Grand Hotel. $335/single, $250/double occupancy Reservations available now We’re taking you out to the ball game! Bus trip to the “Shrine on Airline” to see the NEW ORLEANS BABY CAKES (formerly Zephyrs) vs. IOWA CUBS – April 19. Join the fun watching our only local baseball team! Bus departs Covington only. $25 per person. Reservations available now PIONEER AEROSPACE (Parachute Factory) bus trip to Columbia, MS – April 27. Includes lunch at Magnolia Grille. $45pp Bus departs Covington only. Reservations available now SAENGER THEATRE *Mama Mia – Saturday, June 10, 2017 – Departure from Covington at 11:00, $150 includes 4 course lunch at Impastato’s Restaurant Reservations available now
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. SLIDELL LADIES FOR LIBERTY – Donations accepted at all GO events (includes monetary, CDs, DVDs, toiletry items) 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