June 2016 Class Schedule

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

Saturday, June 4, 9 - 10:30 am     
So You Want to Build a Fence

This class is great if you are considering purchasing building a fence. Learn about the permitting process in the City of Atlanta, and steps you need to take to begin the process of building your fence


Saturday, June 4, 9 - 10:30 am         
Resume Writing Workshop

Are you ready to begin the job search? Attend this workshop to prepare your resume and discover tips for preparing for the interview and negotiating the offer.

Sign-up: http://goo.gl/forms/UdIbyyMSEzs77RBy2

Saturday, June 4, 9 - 10:30 am             
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.

Saturday, June 11, 9 - 10:30 am 
Insurance Workshop - reservations required

Paying too much for homeowners insurance? Learn about what factors affect your cost, strategies for lowering your premium and how to shop for an insurance provider. Led by a representative from Delta Community Credit Union. 

Sign-up: http://goo.gl/forms/q63XtfEAjmcFyjRf1

Saturday, June 11, 10:45 am - 12:15 pm  
Community Involvement

Please note time of class. 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. 

Saturday, June 11, 9 - 10:30 am      

H.O.M.E. Room II

Learn 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, June 14, 7 - 8:30 pm            
Introduction to Homeownership

This class is designed for Atlanta Habitat homebuyers who have just moved into their new home.  It explores the differences between renting and owning a home and discusses the first year home warranty in detail.

Tuesday, June 14, 7 - 8:30 pm       
Appealing Your Property Taxes

Have your property taxes increased? You have the right to appeal your tax assessment. Come learn the steps involved to appeal and possibly pay a lower tax bill.

Sign-up: http://goo.gl/forms/mqk4UmQhxrH856hP2

Saturday, June 18, 9 - 11 am          
Interior Design Class

Join designers from B4Design to learn how to define your decorating style, choose the right colors, determine your furniture, maximize your budget, and be creative with what you have.

Sign-up: http://goo.gl/forms/JE0Bi84DjJEuI7jz2

Saturday, June 18, 9 am - 12 pm          
Confident City Cycling

Join Nedra Deadwyler from Georgia Bikes for this fun and educational class. Learn how to safely bike in the city and practice your new skills in the Atlanta Habitat parking lot. You will also learn how to do basic bike maintenance and repairs. Raffles for bike gear will be offered at this class. 

Sign-up: http://goo.gl/forms/o9y9Dlo8Eowq43p93

Tuesday, June 21, 7 - 9 pm          
Bank-On-It /Check-It-Out

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

Tuesday, June 21, 7 - 8:30 pm          
Exterior Maintenance Class

Join representatives from Home Depot to learn about the exterior maintenance of your biggest investment – your home. 


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.