The SUCCESS Project Classes

Adult Classes, On-Site Class Schedule at the Havre de Grace Housing Authority

Schedule of On-Site Classes

The following educational presentations are scheduled to be held on-site at the Havre de Grace Housing Authority.

The SUCCESS Project
101 Stansbury Court
Havre de Grace, MD
410-939-2097

All are FREE and open to the public. Space is Limited - Reservations Recommended.
RSVP via form below.

APRIL 2021

Date: Wednesday, April 21, 2021 @ 6 pm
MEET AND GREET “MONEY HABITUDES” - FINANCIAL LITERACY
Description: Come, Play, and Win while building awareness of your values and changing your financial habits for the better.

Speaker: Carla C.


MAY 2021

Date: Wednesday, May 19, 2021 @ 6 pm
“CHOOSING YOU” - HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Description: It’s time to achieve a balance across your personal, school, and work lives. The way you will do so is by choosing you to keep the peace, excel in your goals, and excel in your careers. It all starts with enhancing your mental health/wellness because what you think you feel and what you feel you do. Time to choose you!

Speaker: Shalia Pettiford


SEPTEMBER 2021

Date: Wednesday, September 1, 2021 @ 6 pm
“TEACH A MAN TO FISH” - EDUCATION (cancelled)
Description: Come and join us as we talk about establishing or reestablishing oneself in the workplace and are interested in furthering education and knowledge a to make it happen.

Speaker: Kelly Koermer Harford Community College

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Date: Tuesday, September 14, 2021 @ 6 pm
“JUMP START TO THE HOLIDAY” - FINANCIAL LITERACY
Description: Let’s prepare for the Christmas holiday ahead of time. Let’s eliminate holiday debt and enhance our financial literacy. Let’s be financially free within our means with a clear mind. Let’s budget together!

Speaker: Sonya Pietrogiacomo and Gary Stapleton  from APGFCU


OCTOBER 2021

Date: Tuesday, October 5, 2021 @ 6 pm
“NEW BEGINNINGS, NEW JOB, NEW FORMS” - EMPLOYMENT/FINANCIAL LITERACY
Description: Let's gain knowledge about the new federal and state tax forms that can be confusing. Let's learn how to fill out a W4 and MW507 with confidence and awareness on how it impacts our household. Let's discuss open enrollment for health insurance as well. Remember let's walk into new beginnings, new jobs, and new forms with confidence

Speaker: Nancy Merritt from Jackson Hewitt

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Date: Tuesday, October 19, 2021 @ 6 pm
"GIVE TO RECEIVE" - EMPLOYMENT
Description: Sometimes to gain additional experience in a career field of interest, you must dedicate time to learn or time in volunteer opportunities to secure employment. Sometimes it's not about what you know but who you know. Let us expand our knowledge on developing our skills set. And giving to receive to increase experience and enhance social capital in the workforce. Sydney will share her experience and how her internships/ volunteer experience helped build social capital and experience to prepare her for entrance into career of interest.

Speaker: Sydney Biggs


NOVEMBER 2021

Date: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 @ 6 pm
“I LOVE TO EAT, SO I GOTTA COOK” - NUTRITION
Description: Do you enjoy eating but your concerned about your health? Weight? Blood pressure? Sugar level? Feeling fatigue? Let’s try a new recipe that will help you feel energized and good about monitoring your food intake.

Speaker: Jennifer Dixon Cravens from University of Maryland Extension-College of Agricultural & Natural Resources


DECEMBER 2021

Date: Wednesday, December 15, 2021 @ 6 pm
“SAVE ON DECORATIONS AND MAKE YOUR OWN SPECIAL ORNAMENT” - SOCIAL WELLNESS
Description: Let’s commit to an activity with our loved ones where we are present spending quality time with no technology except if you’re listening to Christmas music.

Speaker: Carla C.


2022 WORKSHOPS

Date: January 19th 2022 at 6pm
"HOMEOWNERSHIP WORKSHOP"
Are you ready to buy a home? Let's learn the ins and outs of homebuying.

Speaker: Meredith McAllister from Home Partnership Inc.

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Date: February 16th 2022 at 6PM
"MEMORIES MATTER" Health
Description: Until there is care there is hope. Your memory often changes as you grow older. But memory loss that disrupts daily life is not a typical part of aging. Let us ensure we know the signs and do what we can to take care of it. Have you experienced memory loss or know someone in your family experiencing this? Let's learn ways that we can access resources and be of support.

Speaker: Presentation by Alzheimer's Association/ Greater Maryland Chapter

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Date: March 16th 2022 at 6pm
"SPRING CLEANING" Health/ Life Skills
Description: Welcome spring by giving your home a good deep clean. Let's have healthy homes through green cleaning. With green cleaning solutions, methods are used to keep us and our environment healthy.

Speaker: Jennifer Dixon Cravens from University of Maryland Extension-College of Agricultural & Natural Resources

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Date: April 20th 2022 @ 6pm
"HOMEOWNERSHIP WORKSHOP"
Description: Do you want to pay an affordable mortgage, receive financial education and help build your home alongside volunteers?

Speaker: Yvette Valentin from Habitat for Humanity

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Date: May 18th 2022 @ 6pm
"EMPLOYMENT WORKSHOP"
Description: Looking for employment opportunities? You need additional skill training and you're not sure where to go. Check out the Susquehanna Workforce Network

Speaker :Joseph Ricci at Susquehanna Workforce Network

RSVP

If you are interested in any of our classes, please fill out the form below to reserve your spot OR send an email to carla@hdgha.org to register.

Space is Limited - Reservations Required for some classes.

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