September 2016 Class Schedule

All classes are being held at 824 Memorial Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30316.

Tuesday, September 6,  7 - 8:30 pm     
Community Involvement

Now that you are in a new neighborhood, how do you make it your own?  Come learn how to get involved and make a difference in your community.

Tuesday, September 6,  7 - 8:30 pm         
H.O.M.E. Room I

Learn the basics of home maintenance. Although this class is designed to be taken during the first month of living in your new home, you may attend any time. First time participants receive a toilet auger. 

Tuesday, September 6,  6:30 - 8 pm            
Chess Class for Children 5 -18

Led by Mr. Thomas Clem, Habitat Homeowner and chess enthusiast. Five Tuesdays beginning 9/6 – 10/4. Sweat Equity for families attending. Parents must attend with children.

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Saturday, September 10, 9 - 10:30 am 
Plumbing 101

This hands-on maintenance class will allow participants to practice changing a faucet or fixing a toilet. Think of the money you can save by doing basic plumbing tasks yourself!

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Saturday, September 10, 9 - 11 am 

This class discusses the importance of banking relationships, how to select a bank and how to balance your check book.

Saturday, September 17, 9 - 10:30 am         

Interior Design Class

What size and shape rug should I buy for my entry area? What color paint for my dining room? Should I do wallpaper or paint in my hall bath? Learn more from Claire Bell of Chic Abode Interiors 

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Saturday, September 17, 9am -  1pm            
Computer Lab: Microsoft Word & Excel

Learn the basics of using Microsoft Word & Excel computer lab. Space is limited. Registration Required.

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Saturday, September 17 & October 1, 9 -  11am     
Money Smart for Teens

Did you learn about managing money at the school of hard knocks? Are you interested in your children learning strategies to help make good financial choices and better manage money decisions?  Parents and their children ages 11 – 18 are encouraged to sign-up. Join us for fun interactive series about making choices, spending and saving money. Led by a representative of the Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank. Participants earn sweat equity hours for their families

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Tuesday, September 20, 7 - 8:30 pm      
H.O.M.E. Room II

Learn even more about home maintenance, how to choose a vendor when you can’t do the work, and how to access the funds held in your maintenance account. This maintenance class is designed for homebuyers at the end of their educational sequence, or as a maintenance refresher.

Tuesday, September 20, 7 - 8:30 pm      
Natural Healthy Living Series - Digestive Health Part 1

Kelly Clonts is coming to share her expertise about herbalism, aromatherapy and natural living. 

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All classes are held at the Atlanta Habitat for Humanity office. For more information, please contact Atlanta Habitat for Humanity at 404-223-5180, or Jody Klein, Family Services Education Coordinator at 404-223-5180, ext 177.