American Culture Class

The TIPS American Culture Class focuses on customs, holidays, values and other practical ways to understand and participate in American life in fun and creative ways—from classroom instruction to cooking to special field trips.

Please note: This class is for Intermediate and Advanced students only.

Day: Tuesdays
Time: 12:15 – 1:30 pm
Fall Term: Sep 17 – Dec 10
Spring Term: Jan 7 – May 12
Location: Undercroft
Cost: Free (included in fee for English Classes)

Donations to offset the cost of the meals are welcome.
Childcare Available

2019–20 TIPS Classes PDF

Other Classes Available



Class Delay and Cancellation Policy

When there is bad weather, we use the Fairfax County Public Schools cancellation policy as a guide. (You can find out about any delays and cancellations from the Fairfax County Public School website.)

Daytime classes: If Fairfax County Public Schools are delayed or cancelled, there be be no daytime classes.

Evening classes: Check your email and the TIPS Facebook page to find out if evening classes are cancelled.

The home page of the Truro website will also post notices when the entire campus is closed.