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September is National Preparedness Month

September 8th, 2014 · No Comments

The 2014 National Preparedness Month theme is: “Be Disaster Aware, Take Action to Prepare.” NPM will culminate with National PrepareAthon! Day on September 30. Throughout the month of September, the NPM website will offer valuable preparedness information to raise awareness about disasters and encourage participation on the last day of the campaign on National PrepareAthon! [...]

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Health Happens in Libraries – Looking Ahead to 2015 Open Enrollment Webinar

September 4th, 2014 · Comments Off

Public libraries played an active role in the initial enrollment in the federal health insurance marketplace that led to over eight million people receiving health care coverage. With the next open enrollment period coming up (November 15, 2014 – February 15, 2015), there are more opportunities for libraries to collaborate with local partners to provide [...]

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Library Financial Education Webinar Series

August 13th, 2014 · Comments Off

Tune in to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s  monthly webinar series intended to instruct librarians on how to discuss financial education topics with their patrons.
“Starting the conversation”
August 20, 2 p.m.-3 p.m. EST
Some librarians may not feel comfortable talking about money. This webinar is intended to help make those conversations easier and provide some tips you can use [...]

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Financial Education Webinar for Librarians

July 8th, 2014 · Comments Off

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is partnering with IMLS and other federal agencies and library organizations to help libraries connect their customers to financial information, resources, and community experts. On Thursday, July 10, CFPB presents a financial education webinar for librarians at 2:30 p.m. EST. The webinar is the first in a monthly series [...]

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