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The City of New Orleans

Mayor Mitchell J. Landrieu

Behrman Recreation Center

2529 General Meyer Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70114 map
Recreation Center (504) 364-4092
Center Manager: Terry Jordan
Athletics Site Supervisor: Donald Wallace

Mascot: Eagles
Colors: Green & Gold

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday 10am-9pm
Saturday 9am-2pm
Sunday Closed


  • Indoor basketball court
  • Outdoor pool
  • Multi-purpose rooms
  • Library for young readers

Team Athletics

Registration Dates

Sport Ages Registration Dates
Football co-ed 5-14 July 21 - August 15 details
Cheerleading co-ed 5-14 July 21 - August 28 details
Volleyball co-ed 7-14 October 28 - November 14
Girls Basketball 7-14 November 4 - January 6
Boys Basketball 7-14 November 4 - January 6






Activities & Classes

Basketball Free Play
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4-6:30pm (ages 5-16)
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 6:30-9pm (ages 17 and older)
Saturday 9am-2pm (all ages)

Volleyball Free Play 
Tuesday and Thursday 4-6:30pm (ages 5-16)
Tuesday and Thursday 6:30-9pm (ages 17 and older)

Adult Exercise with Teddy Harkness
Mondays & Wednesdays 7-8pm

Reading & Quiet Games
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 5pm- 7pm

Piano Lessons
Register August 27, 4-6pm
(Cordell Chambliss & Robert Pate, registrars)
Classes are held Monday 3:30–7:45pm; Wednesday 2:45-5:45pm; Friday 3:15–5:15pm 

NORDC/NOBA Center for Dance

Learn more about the New Orleans Ballet Association here.

Ballet -- Tuesday and Thursday (registration period over)
4:30-5:30pm  Primary Ballet  ages 6-18
5:30-6:30pm  Level 1 Ballet  ages 6-18
6:30-7:30pm  Level 2 Ballet  ages 6-18

Senior 55+ Dance Fitness Program
Monday and Wednesday 9-11am

Relocated (just for the summer) to:
Federal City YMCA 2220 Constitution St. New Orleans, LA 70114

Read Mama Read
Monday - Friday 4-5:30pm

A literary program that encourages parents to read to youth. Volunteers read to kids

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Last updated: 8/21/2014 9:50:28 AM

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