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The Jewel J. Newman Community Center offers a variety of activities and accommodations suitable for both public and private functions. The facility has both large and medium sized rooms allowing for private meetings and conferences. The larger room serves as a game room with a supply of tables and video games. The gymnasium area is suited for most indoor league and tournament sporting events and offers a stage and dressing area, accommodating for moderate theatrical or orchestral stage presentations. The gym features a fully-equipped kitchen.
The following agencies and programs are located in the center:
Yes, the Community Center offers two sessions, 3 p.m.-5 p.m. and 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Monday through Thursday.
Yes, the Jewel Newman Health Center offers health and dental services provide by Baton Rouge Primary Care Collaborative, Inc. and located in the center. For services, hours and more information visit the Baton Rouge Primary Care Collaborative, Inc. website.
Yes, JJNCC has available rental space for wedding receptions, family reunions, banquets and meetings.
Yes, our JJNCC facility is open on weekends for rental activities.
Recreational hours are 3 p.m. through 8 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The JJNCC offers an Exercise Program, Computer Literacy Classes and Ceramic Class.
You may apply for Food For Families/Seniors by calling 800-522-3333. Food For Families is administered by the Catholic Diocese of New Orleans.
Yes, Food For Families/Seniors distribute 40 pounds of food on the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Monday of each month.