Connection Convention | Nola 2023 | Connect | Collaborate

Here is your personal invitation to join CoveyClub’s Nola 2023 Connection Convention.

I look forward to hosting you in my fabulous hometown of New Orleans. 

Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
Dates: Thursday, November 9th — Sunday, November 12th.

You won’t want to miss this great chance to meet your Covey sisters, connect, and really feel the warmth and depth of the Covey experience. Plus you get to eat great food and listen to great music–and learn! Daughters are welcome–and encouraged!

Your package includes…

3 Dinners, 2 Lunches, 1 Breakfast

Select alcohol, fountain drinks,
coffee, and tea with meals

6 workshops / classes
2 guided meditations
2 walking tours
1 yoga class

Icebreaker games, entertainment,
networking breaks, and more!

Your package does NOT include…

You are responsible for travel to and from New Orleans as well as our events. Attendees can coordinate shared travel with each other.

We recommend booking at the International House Hotel where some of our workshops will be held. See below for booking info.

Cash-Only Events / Extra Alcohol

Free-Time Expenses


Mingling with the Flock
Join us early at the International House Hotel for drinks and a casual chat with your fellow attendees. Cash bar.

Dinner at Domenica
Domenica translates to “Sunday,” in Italian, it is the day of the week to explore and cook leisurely, abundant meals. At Domenica restaurant, expert chefs seek to transport guests to those coveted moments, offering passionately prepared dishes that marry pure, local ingredients with revered techniques.

Ice Breaker
Get to know your fellow attendees with this fun and unexpected game!

Welcome by LJS
CoveyClub founder and host Lesley Jane Seymour will invite you to release your troubles and set your intentions for a fun, fulfilling weekend.

Breakfast on Your Own

The Health Benefits of Connection with Lesley Jane Seymour

Windows to the Self: A Writing Workshop with Emily Rapp Black
New York Times bestselling author Emily Rapp Black will guide you through three different windows of writing experience, and you will step away with three different narrative frames to use when telling the story of your life.

Lunch at Ralph’s on the Park
Nestled among the live oaks and colorful clapboard houses of City Park is a vibrant eatery with a menu of globally-inspired interpretations of local cuisine.

Guided Tour of Besthoff Sculpture Garden

Attachment Styles, Pt. 1: Surprising Insights that will Deepen Your Connections with Laurie James
Learn the basics of attachment theory and assess your personal relationship style with coach and author Laurie James.

Dinner at Pluck Wine Bar & Restaurant
Located in the heart of the Warehouse district, Pluck is a modern New Orleans wine bar and restaurant with an old world soul.

Drinks on your own at Bar Marilou


Breakfast on Your Own

Morning at Spyre Center: Rogue Yoga and/or Guided Meditation Reiki, Plunges and Sauna
Housing cutting edge professionals, a wide range of therapeutic healing modalities, and community education all under one roof – New Orleans has never seen a centralized wholistic healing center like Spyre.

Lunch at Gumbo Shop

Storyville Walking Tour
Step into NOLA’s legendary past and explore the history of the city’s own Red Light District.

EFT Tapping with Kendall Carriere
Founder of The Deep Center, Kendall will walk you through an introduction to EFT Tapping for connection and manifestation.

Dinner at LJS Home
Includes live musical entertainment, poetry writers, face painting, and more!


Breakfast at LJS Home
Including donuts, fruit, granola, yogurt, coffee, and tea

Reinventing for Deeper Connections with Hamilton Cerrone
Hamilton is a Certified Daring Way ™ Facilitator who will share her insights on how we can reinvent our lives in search of deeper meaning and relationships.

Power Shuffle with Lesley Jane Seymour

Attachment Styles, Pt. 2: Making Insecure Styles More Secure. A Workshop with Laurie James
Laurie James takes us through a workshop that reinvents your relationship style.

Design for Living: Using the Wisdom of Recovery for Everyday Life with Claire Layrisson and Felicia Kleinpeter
Alcoholics Anonymous is widely considered the greatest spiritual movement of the 20th century and its 12 steps have been adopted and used by countless programs around the world that have nothing to do with substances at all, including grief, divorce, clutter, debt, and more. Writer and Health Coach Claire Layrisson joins Imagine Recovery CEO Felicia Kleinpeter for a look at how you can use the tools of recovery to improve your everyday life.

What’s Your Ask? with LJS
One of the most difficult things women of all ages share: fear of asking for what you need. We will dig deep on how and what to ask of your new Covey sisters.

Emily Rapp Black
Author, Scholar, Professor

Laurie James
Author & Coach

Kendall Carriere
Founder, The Deep Center

Hamilton Cerrone
Daring Way Facilitator

Claire Layrisson
Owner, Collina House

Felicia Montiforte Kleinpeter
CEO, Imagine Recovery


International House Hotel

Our host hotel has set aside a block of rooms.
Many of our workshops will be taking place in the hotel’s conference room.

Average Rate:


Please read this important document for all hotel details.

Tickets going fast! Book soon!

Nest with Covey Members:

Total Cost: $1,699*


Total Cost: $1,924.00*

*Credit card fees apply when purchasing through Stripe.
To skip the fee, send your payment through Zelle to

Secure your ticket with a 50% deposit and pay over time.

If you would prefer to pay for your ticket over time we are happy to accommodate you. Pay 50% now and 50% by September 5th. Send a Zelle for the appropriate amount to Or a check to 2227 Royal St, New Orleans, LA 70117.


Member Deposit: $849.50
Nonmember Deposit: $962

Please Note: All events, locations, and services are subject to change depending on weather, number of participants, and locations. We reserve the right to follow New Orleans health/masking requirements, if necessary. Many of these events will be held outside (weather in November ranges between 57 at night to 70 during the day). In the highly unlikely event that a health event forces NOLA to shut down, we will do our best to move the event to another date that accommodates as many people as possible.

If you would like to join CoveyClub today to get the discounted membership pricing on the NOLA trip (and so much more) you will need to purchase the full year of CoveyClub.


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