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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:

 

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

 

 

  • www.fdic.gov
    The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation offers credible links and education on financial topics.

 

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

 

Take a look at our Computer & Device classes!

 

 

 

 

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