Spring 2019 brings a host of new and interesting RappU courses as well as the return of some of our most popular ones. Courses fill up quickly, so check out the list below and register online. Registration closes on a staggered basis prior to each class’s first day. Classes are taught by volunteer instructors and are avocational, fun and interesting.
Start and end dates will vary depending upon the number of sessions. You can see the full class descriptions once registration begins. Classes are one to nine sessions in length, and cost between $15 and $60. You can register online or else print out the registration form and mail it in with a check or your credit card information.
SPECIAL NOTE: enrollment is limited, early registration is recommended as classes may fill up quickly.
|Class Title||Name of Instructor|
|A Game Plan to Win at Estate Planning||Katherine Charapich|
|Chess: The Basics and Beyond||Tac Tacelosky|
|Birding for Beginners
|Current Political Issues from the Left and the Right NEW||Brooks/Regnery|
|Focus on Iraq: Mesopotamia to Today’s Challenges NEW||Tim Nolan|
|Islam 101 NEW||John Kiser|
|Knit a Spa Cloth NEW||Rebecca Abecassis|
|Learn to Play Golf||Doug Schiffman|
|Microsoft Excel—Levels II and III||Donna Rose|
|Mysteries of the Temple: Central Banks and Money NEW||Rich Spillenkothen|
|New Generation PRIDE Foster Parent Training NEW||Bridget Diehl|
|Poland: History and Culture from its Beginnings to the Present Day NEW||Casey Eitner|
|Railroads, Real and Model
|Rappahannock County and the Civil War||John Tole|
|Romancing Rappahannock: An Author Panel NEW||Multiple Instructors|
|Samuel Beckett’s “Waiting for Godot”: The Ambiguity of Words NEW||Mike Mahoney|
|Spring Woodland Wildflowers
|Stained Glass for Beginners||Patricia Brennan|
|Storytelling for the Fun of It||Peter Hornbostel|
|The Rappahannock River: History From Chester Gap to the Chesapeake Bay NEW||Walter Nicklin|
|Walk with Courage: A Course in Women’s Self-Defense on Escapes and Managing Space||Gordon Wicks|
|Writing Fiction||Michael McLeod|
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Board of Directors: Matthew Black, Brandi Day, Kathy Grove, Debbie Keyser, Gardiner Lapham, Mary Frances LeMat, John Lesinski, Rick Lessard, Doug Schiffman, Suzanne Schiffman, Ken Thompson RappU is an IRS-approved 501c3 non-profit organization committed to lifelong learning and workforce training in Rappahannock County, Virginia.