Agencies and organizations in and around Fredericksburg are pulling together to offer you a range of sessions to help you succeed at budgeting, parenting, healthy eating, and more! You’re invited to join us for one or more of these C.O.R.E. Skills classes that take place each month at the Fredericksburg Workforce Center, 10304 Spotsylvania Avenue, Suite 100, Fredericksburg, VA  22408. 540-322-5757

Classes are FREE and open to the public. Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to the start of class. Class size is limited to 25. No admittance once class has started.

Although not necessary, in order to ensure your spot in the class, register at ruwvolunteer.org/event. For more information, please contact Maria Graham at 540-507-7809.

The FREE classes take place monthly, during the following weeks:

    • January 9-12   
    • February 6-10
    • March 6-10
    • April 10-14
    • May 8-12
    • June 5-9
    • July 10-14
    • August 7-11
    • September 5-8
    • October 9-13
    • November 6-10
    • December 4-8
9-10:30 am
Wholesome Foods
A fun and informative look into what we eat; how we become who we are
Presented by The Family Nutrition Program
9-10:30 am
What Quality Looks like in a Child Care Program
Presented by Smart Beginnings Rappahannock Area
9-10:30 am
Building Better Budgets
Presented by Pi Financial
9-10:30 am
Workplace Skills for Success
Presented by The Salvation Army
1-2:30 pm
The Essential Guide to Starting a Business in Spotsylvania
Presented by Spotsylvania Department of Economic Development & Tourism
Food Safety
A lesson on keeping foods safe
Presented by VA Coop Extension
10:30-12 am
How to Obtain and Use your Health Insurance
Presented by Enroll VA
10:30-12 am
Banking Basics
Presented by Carter Bank & Trust
1-2:30 pm
Overview of Resume/Job Search Resources and an Introduction to the Job Help Center Services
Presented by Goodwill Industries
2:30-4 pm
Establishing Daily Routines/Discipline Strategies
Presented by Spotsylvania Head Start
1-2:30 pm
Insurance Made Simple
Presented by Allstate-Gordon Combs Agency
1-2:30 pm
What Job Corps Can Do for You
Presented by Job Corps
1-3 pm
The ABC’s of Building a Healthy Relationship
Presented by GEMS
2:30-4 pm
Workforce Center Resource Review
Presented by VEC
2:30 – 4 PM
Understanding your W4 – W-2 and Preparation of the 1040EZ Tax Form
Presented by the United Way
2:30 – 4 pm
Home Maintenance 101
Presented by Habitat For Humanity