College planning

It's never too early–or too late–to start the process of college funding. The Foundation for Financial Education will present Getting a Jump Start on College Savings on September 30 at 6:30 p.m.  Learn the myth about financial aid and different sources of money available to you. Discuss need-based vs. non-need based planning and different tax strategies that can benefit you. Explore FAFSA and different websites that are accessible.

Is your student nearing college age? Are you worried they may not be ready? ICC Professor Jennifer Keithley will present College Readiness Strategies on September 19 at 6 p.m. Find out the most important skills for your students to succeed and how you can help them be prepared. Register for them on the Library's website.

Monarch Butterflies

All ages are welcome to learn about how to help the monarch butterfly, an endangered species, on September 23 at 6 p.m. at the library. The Reed family yard is a registered monarch way station and they're involved in tagging the butterflies to track migration. Find out more about these butterflies and the tracking process at Milkweeds and Monarchs. Register for a reminder email. 

Learn how proper goal setting and life changes can help create realistic health outcomes on September 26 at 6:30 pm. This program is presented by Leslie Rusch-Bauer, RD, LDN, CPT from The Couri Center. Registration required. 

For more Library programs, and to register for programs, visit www.mortonlibrary.org.