Community Events


Live Pink!

October 1-31  Throughout the month of October, East Jefferson General Hospital will LIVE PINK! to shine a light on the fight against breast cancer. Take advantage of our special mammography rates and get involved in some of the numerous programs designed to promote survivorship.

CLICK HERE for more information.


Safeheart Health Screenings

Thursday, October 22 •  at the EJGH Wellness Center

Learn your risk of heart attack, stroke or aneurysm in just 30 minutes through 5 non-invasive screenings. $119 or $99 for East Jefferson General Hospital team members.

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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! 

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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.

  • October 27
  • November 10 (blood pressure screen only)
  • December 8 (blood pressure screen only)



Last Updated on Friday, September 25, 2015 07:57 AM