Community Events


Lager's Happy Hour

Thursday, September 17 • 4pm-7pm • Lager's 3501 Veterans Boulevard

Join EJGH and the American Cancer Society in the fight against cancer for Happy Hour at Lager’s. 20% of the proceeds from food and drinks go to the American Cancer Society. Spread the word, invite your friends and support this great cause.

For more information please call HealthFinder at 504-465-5000.


Cancer Doesn't Define YOU.

Friday, September 18 • 8am–noon • EJGH Conference Center

Join us for the EJGH Cancer Consortium. This informative morning is dedicated to those going through cancer and those who love, support and care for them. Learn about the latest, most effective approaches to patient care and comfort. Find out more about holistic and complementary therapies that really work.  Learn what you can do to build your body, mind and spirit to battle cancer more effectively…and keep it away once it’s beaten.

Deluxe continental breakfast, giveaways and door prizes included. Seating is free but limited

Call HealthFinder at 504-456-5000 to reserve your seat(s) today.


Up on the Roof Beeer Tasting

Friday, October 23 •  7–10pm, Patron Party begins at 6pm • atop the EJGH Esplanade Garage

The Annual "Up on the Roof" Beer Tasting hosted by The Foundation at EJGH, and sponsored this year by Harvey Gulf, has become one of the biggest and most unique events in our region. Party-goers sample dozens of local, national and international beers while enjoying food and drinks from our area's best restaurants and music by Mojeaux! 

CLICK HERE for tickets or more information.


Yoga and Tai Chi at City Park

EJGH Wellness Center presents relaxing Tai Chi exercises in various art galleries at NOMA Monday evenings at 6pm. Or join us for Yoga or Pilates Saturday mornings at 8am among NOMA's outstanding permanent collection, or if weather permitting, in the Besthoff Sculpture Garden.

Classes are $5 or free to members of EJGH Wellness CenterEJGH Healthy Lifestyles or members of NOMA.

Call HealthFinder at 456-5000 to register.


Grocery Store Tours and Blood Pressure Screenings

Every month our Wellness Center nutritionist guides participants through Whole Foods Market in Metairie to teach them how to make healthier choices, understand food labels and shop for the best health. Blood pressure screenings are conducted from 4-5 pm followed by our store tours from 5:30-6:30pm. Tours are subject to change depending upon roster.

All tours are free and open to the public, but space is limited. Call EJGH HealthFinder at 504-456-5000 to register.

  • September 29, 2015
  • October 27
  • November 10 (blood pressure screen only)
  • December 8 (blood pressure screen only)



Last Updated on Thursday, August 27, 2015 10:12 AM