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April 11 2019

Time Subject
6:00 pm

CANCELLED - Basic Finance for Adults & Money Basics for Kids @ Library

Both the adult and children's programs for April 11 are CANCELLED.

Children's program has been rescheduled - Tuesday, April 16 at 3:45 and 6:00 pm.

We hope to reschedule the adult program for a later date

Carthage Public Library is holding two financial literacy programs on Thursday, April 11 at 6:00 pm.  Basic Finance for adults and high school students will be presented by David Fox of Marine Bank & Trust and will focus on budgeting, avoiding debt, saving, and investing. 

Money Basics, for children 5 years and older, will include stories and counting activities.  In addition, the chlldren will be painting piggy banks, so wearing old clothes is recommended.  Each participating family will receive a copy of the book County on Pablo by Barbara deRubertis and a discussion guide.

The programs are free of charge and are presented in recognition of Money Smart Week (March 31-April 1) and National Library Week (April 7-13).  This year's National Library Week theme is Libraries = Strong Co0mmunities.

For more information, contact the Library, 217-357-3232,