General Workshops - Educating & Supporting Women
June Empowerment Series (Self-Esteem)
Daytime | Wednesdays |June 5-12-19-26| 9:30 - 11:30am | Facilitator: Gail Fritz
Evening | Tuesdays |June 4-11-18-25| 5:30 - 7:00pm| Facilitator: Vonda and Rhonda Sampson
Join us for our popular 4-part self-esteem program and meet new friends while exploring how you can feel more confident, capable, and empowered. (Attendance is required at all classes). Call to register: 275-6090
JUNE - Emotional Wellness Support Group
Meets every Wednesday at the WRC | 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Are you longing for understanding, compassion, and support? Please join the WRC and Mental Health Association of Greensboro for this weekly support group. This group connects women who share similar experiences in their life's journey. Peer-led groups provide opportunities for members to exchange information, advice, coping skills, and to receive emotional support from others who can relate. Facilitated by staff from the Mental Health Association. New members: call to register: 275-6090
JUNE - Simple Ways to Reduce Stress in Your Life
Meets every Tuesday at the WRC | 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Facilitator: Julie Lapham
Meditation techniques and contemplative practices have been used for hundreds of years by peoples as ways to bring peace, tranquility, balance and insight to our lives. In these sessions you'll experience different types of meditation as well as learn about its history. Primarily for beginners, and open to everyone, long time meditators will also discover many benefits as they return to the tabula rasa, the place of the beginning, the practice of the breath. Call to register: 275-6090
Financial Issues to consider during divorce
Tuesday| June 4 | 5:30 - 7:00pm
Facilitator: Ann Zuraw, Zuraw Financial Advisors, LLC
Understanding that life sometimes runs off script - and without the proper plans in place - many women are left underprepared and overwhelmed. Tis workshop will provide tools and confidence, along with practical information and resources for women who find themselves facing life changing situations. Taking time to evaluate where you are right now will help you make decisions that will impact your financial future down the road. Registration required: 275-6090
no work? Know yourself!
Thursday | June 6 |5:30 - 7:00pm
Facilitator:Lucy Wellmaker, Women's Resource Center's New Choices Program Director
Join other women seeking employment in this interactive workshop designed to help you better understand yourself - along with your values, skills and interests - in order to find work that is a good fit for you. Call to register; 275-6090
Exploring the power of self-discovery (2 part series)
Thursdays | June 13 & 20 |5:15 - 6-45pm
Facilitator: Deborah Goddard, BSW, M.A., Certified Human Behavior Consultant - Uniquely You Leadership Institute of America
YOU are a treasure - a precious gem! Let Deborah teach you ways to overcome self-defeating thoughts; build your confidence and maintain your self-esteem. Come and discover how rare and unique you really are. You will be unstoppable! Call to register: 275-6090 **Attendance required at both sessions.
Breaking Up and Moving On!
Thursday | June 27 | 5:30 – 6:45pm
Presented by Attorney Jackie Stanley
Join Jackie to learn what it means to be legally separated; how does the court decide who gets custody; who pays alimony and child support; who gets the house; can you file for divorce on your own; how to avoid drama with the ex; how to do everything that needs to be done; and the answers you need to many other questions. Registration Required: 275-6090
Power Hour! "Are you in great health? why not?"
Presented by "Simply" Sue Falcone
Thursday | June 27| 5:45 – 6:45 PM)
Simple things to do to be in great health. Are you living to eat, or eating to live? Make permanent choices for great health.. Join your host, "Simply" Sue Falcone for this monthly workshop designed for you to meet other dedicated women - just like yourself - in a safe, comfortable and welcoming environment where you can brainstorm the areas of your lives together to give you connection, support, creative ideas and encouragement! Call to register: 275-6090
New Choices Pre-Employment Program – Have you been a stay-at-home mom and/or housewife who now needs to work, for pay?*Special Offer for JUNE 2013
for details contact Lucy Wellmaker, New Choices Program Director, 275-6090
This pre-employment program is specifically designed for displaced homemakers - those who have been dependent on the income of another person but due to separation, divorce, lay off, or death of the provider, need to update skills to find substantial employment.
REGISTRATION is REQUIRED.
For further details and to schedule your registration, contact Lucy Wellmaker, New Choices Program Director, 275-6090.
If you have a workshop you'd like us to consider please submit our Workshop Proposal Form - 46 KB. to
Marti Smith, Community Education Program Director, email@example.com
If you would like to download our monthly event calendars, click on -Upcoming Events - June, 2013