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Experts to share free food advice and money tips

Experts to share free food advice and money tips

published Feb. 1, 2018

Family nutrition and financial literacy are the topics of free workshops scheduled by Petersburg City Public Schools. Register now with Adult Continuing Education for these eight-week learning opportunities:

Virginia Cooperative Extension Services will lead family nutrition workshops 5-6 p.m. on Tuesdays in the Adult Continuing Education wing of Petersburg High School:

·         Feb. 6: Welcome to Eating Smart and Being Active

·         Feb. 13: Get Moving and Plan, Shop, Save (part 1)

·         Feb. 20: Plan, Shop, Save (part 2)

·         Feb. 27: Make Half Your Grains Whole

·         March 6: Go Lean With Protein

·         March 13: Build Strong Bones

·         March 20: Make a Change

·         March 27: Celebrate!

Fort Lee Federal Credit Union will lead financial literacy workshops 5-6 p.m. on two Wednesdays and six Thursdays in the Adult Continuing Education wing of Petersburg High School:

·         Feb. 8: Checking Account Basics

·         Feb. 15: Understanding Credit

·         March 1: Homebuying 101

·         March 15: Identity Protection

·         March 21: Car Buying 101

·         March 29: Practical Percentages

·         April 11: Balancing and Budgeting

·         April 12: Financial Simulation (5-7:30 p.m.)

Registration for these free workshops is available online at https://tinyurl.com/y7usfyv7 (scroll down to Personal and Professional Growth section). If you have questions, call Adult Continuing Education at
804-862-8022.