The Appomattox Regional Library System kicks off a series of financial workshops with “Saving for College” on January 15th, 6:30 p.m. at the Prince George Library. Senior Financial Services Representative Joanne White will offer information and guidance to parents and high school students on finding college funding and saving strategies. This series will continue with “Savings and Investments” on February 19th and “Savings and Retirement” on March 19th. All programs are free and open to anyone; no registration is required.
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Job Seekers Workshop
January 24, 5:30 p.m.
Join us for this exciting (and FREE!) workshop where job seekers will learn tips for navigating career web sites, how to use email to contact employers, and suggestions for writing and sending resumes. All participants will receive an informative resource guide to help them maximize their job seeking efforts. Call 804.458.6329 x1005 to register.
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