Thursday, January 02, 2014

Virginia Cooperative Extension - January 2014‏

STEP 

Prince William Office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is offering the following Systematic Training for Effective Parenting (STEP) groups.  STEP is a six-week discussion group for parents and others who want to learn more effective ways to communicate and discipline. It is available in English and in Spanish.  It is offered for three separate age groups, Parents of Young Children (Birth to age 5), Parents of School-Age Children (ages six to twelve), and Parents of Teenagers (ages 13 and up). The Spanish class combines the age groups.  The cost to cover class materials is $40.00 per individual or couple. To view class schedules and to print out a registration form, please visit our website at:  www.pwcgov.org/parenting    Questions please call 703-792-6288.  Childcare is not available.

Upcoming classes in the Woodbridge/Montclair area are: Young Child class; Thursdays, January 16 – February 20, 2014, Dr. A. J. Ferlazzo Building, 7:00 – 9:00 pm; School- Age class:  Thursdays, February 13 – March 20, 2014, Dr. A. J. Ferlazzo Building, 7:00 – 9:00 pm; Spanish STEP class: Wednesdays, January 29 – March 5, 2014, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Dr. A.J. Ferlazzo Building.

Upcoming classes in the Manassas area are:  Young Child class: Mondays, February 3 – March 17, 2014, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Sudley North Government Building; School-Age class:  Wednesdays, January 22 – February 26, 2014, 9:00 am – 11:00 am, West Gate Elementary School; Spanish class: Wednesdays, January 22 – February 26, 2014, 9:00 am – 11:00 am, West Gate Elementary School and Wednesdays, January 15 – February 19, 7:00 – 9:00 pm, Sudley North Government Building.



When Families Get Angry

When Families Get Angry is a three session, six hour course, developed to assist parents in understanding and constructively dealing with anger in the home.  It will focus on anger between parents, parents and children, and siblings, with recognition of influences from outside forces. Advanced registration is required, walk-in registrations are not accepted. Upon completion of the class a certificate is awarded.  Childcare is not available.  The cost to cover class materials is $40.00 per individual or couple. To view class schedules and to print out a registration form, please visit our website at:  www.pwcgov.org/parenting    Questions please call 703-792-6288.  

Upcoming WFGA classes in the Woodbridge/Montclair area is: Wednesdays, January 29 – February 12, 2014, 7:00 – 9:00 pm at Dr. A.J. Ferlazzo Building

Upcoming WFGA classes in the Manassas area is:  Tuesdays, January 7 – January 21, 2014, 7:00 – 9:00 pm at the Sudley North Government Center


If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services, other accommodations to participate in this activity, please contact Julie Stiles, VCE, at 703-792-6288 during business hours of 9:00 am to 3:00 pm to discuss accommodations 5 days prior to the event.  *TDD number is (800) 828-1120.

Extension is a joint program of Virginia Tech, Virginia State University, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and state and local governments. Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital or family status.  An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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