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Life Skills Programs

From your health to your money to indulging your creative side, we offer an array of programs for all areas of your life!

 Ask a Doctor Series | Make & Take ProgramsFinancial Literacy Series

Washington County Free Library and the Hagerstown Community for Humanity is excited to offer this conversation-style, informational series of programs featuring area physicians. Hot beverages will be provided.

Upcoming for Fall:
Elder Abuse & Neglect, Wednesday, September 12th @ 7:00 PM - How extensive is this problem? How can we protect ourselves and our loved ones? With Dr. Manzar Shafi, MD.
Emotional & Substance Issues in Adolescents, Wednesday, October 10th @ 7:00 PM - What can we do to prevent and remedy this epidemic?  With Dr. Mohammad Tariq, MD.
November 14th - TBA
December 12th - TBA


On the first Tuesday of the monthfrom 6:00 - 8:00 PM, join us to get crafty @ the library!  Create lovely and interesting crafts for yourself or a loved one.

Tuesday, September 11th @ 6:00 PM - Friendship bracelets! Remember the fun of creating these colorful bracelets? Come make a few with us to wear or give to your favorite people. Multi-strand braid using a cardboard loom, heart or chevron pattered, and macrame knotted. Register online beginning August 28th or call 301-739-3250 x 300.



Daily Money Management, Tuesday, October 2nd @ 6:00 PM - Get advice on choosing a credit union, maintaining your bank account, and more. With REACH/FEPWC. Register beginning September 18th.

Earn It, Plan It, Keep It, Tuesday, October 9th @ 6:00 PM - Learn to create and maintain a spending plan, make changes and set goals. With REACH/FEPWC. Register beginning September 25th.

Mastering Your Credit, Tuesday, October 16th @ 6:00 PM - Learn about credit reports and scores, how to make corrections and improve your credit rating. With REACH/FEPWC. Register beginning October 2nd.

Taxes and Beyond, Tuesday, October 23rd @ 6:00 PM - Eligible tax credits, filing requirements, planning your refund and what documentation you need to file. With REACH/FEPWC. Register beginning October 9th.

Pump Up Your Piggy Bank, Tuesday, October 30th @ 6:00 PM - Learn to spend less and save more! With REACH/FEPWC. Register beginning October 16th.






Plus, check out the following helpful links:


    From the Financial Literacy & Education Commission, take money quizzes, learn about spending, saving, investing and more.



    The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation offers credible links and education on financial topics.


    The National Endowment for Financial Education is a private, nonprofit,  national foundation offering financial education to all levels of  learners.


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