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English as a Second Language Classes
Doug Mudd, ext. 332
Offered twice a week during the school year on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 6:00 – 9:00pm at Danforth Junior High, Wimberley.
Fresh Start Center
Call or go online for the schedule of the next Jobs for Life class, an 8- week, 32-hour certificate course on job readiness. Adults who want to transition into their next workplace are welcome. No fee.
Gary Job Corp
2800 Airport Highway 21, San Marcos, TX 78667
Gary Job Corps offers hands-on career technical training as well as academic training assisting with high school equivalency (HSE) or high school diploma (HSD) for youth 16-24 years of age. Job Corps offers career planning, on-the-job training, job placement, residential housing, food service, driver’s education, health and dental care, nutritional classes, a bi-weekly basic living allowance and clothing allowance. No cost to students or families with free housing.
Hands of Hope
A tuition-free, 10-week education program for women with life- and job-skills training, Bible study. Each woman receives a mentor who works with her for at least 6 months after the course is over. Held at the Baptist Church in San Marcos, with support provided from other churches and individuals. Transportation, a meal, and childcare are provided. Fall and Spring sessions include 12 women each.
San Marcos Public Library
625 East Hopkins Street, San Marcos, Texas 78666
Village of Wimberley Library
(512) 847-3619 fax
400 FM 2325 PO Box 1240, Wimberley, TX 78676
Contact the library for details regarding computer-learning programs available for word- processing and spreadsheet design. Sixteen computer workstations offering high-speed Internet access are available to library visitors. Workstations are checked out from the circulation desk for one-hour periods. Wi-Fi access is available for library patrons who desire to utilize their own laptop or handheld computers within the library.