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Learn about SCORE

Small business owners and entrepreneurs, learn about SCORE at our lobby drop-in session on 9/26/16 from 6 PM – 8 PM. Chat with Fox Valley SCORE representatives who will tell you about all the assistance and resources the nonprofit association can provide, including experienced business mentors.

Also, mark your calendars for these upcoming programs at the library:  Simple Steps before Starting Your Business on 10/6/16, 6:30 – 8 PM and Simple Steps for Growing Your Business on 11/16/16 from 6:30 – 8 PM.

 

 

Are You An Audiobook Fan?

taviaLearn about the challenges for narrators and publishers in bringing great titles to life as well as some secrets about audio publishing in “Behind the Headphones”: A Dialogue with Audiobook Professionals at the Indian Prairie Public Library on Tuesday, June 10, at 7 p.m.  Audiobook narrator Tavia Gilbert, a six-time Audie nominee and multiple AudioFile Earphones and Parent’s Choice Award-winning producer, narrator, and writer, will engage in a dialogue with Michele Cobb, President of the Audio Publishers Association . There will an audiobook giveaway as well. Register here: http://bit.ly/ipplabk

Celebrate Money Smart Week!

The Federal Reserve introduced Money Smart Week to help consumers improve their personal finances. We’re hosting two events: Join us on Tuesday, April 23 at 1:00 to Get Money Smart. Brian Ahern from Financial Ratings Series will demonstrate how to find the safest bank or credit union, the best mutual funds and stocks, and evaluate insurance companies.

On Wednesday, April 24 at 6:00, discover Money Smart Apps. Save time and money with these free or low cost apps for your smartphone or tablet. Bring your device and follow along.

Sign up for AARP Tax-Aide!

Once again, AARP Tax Volunteers will be at the library on Monday and Friday mornings from Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 through Friday, April 12, 2013. Appointment times are as follows:
Mondays:  9:00, 10:00, and 11:00
Fridays:     9:00, 10:00, 11:00, and 12:00

Reserve your spot today by calling 630.887.8760 x239 or by stopping by the Adult Services Ask Us Desk. We’ll get you signed up and tell you what you need to bring to your appointment.

Best Gas Prices & Other Money Saving Tips

Trying to save money? Use GasBuddy.com to find the lowest gas prices in your area.

The library presents a monthly “Today’s Smart Living” series, where you can find other ways to save. On Monday, April 23 at 7pm, learn about Water Conservation and Rain Barrels. Then, join us on Thursday, May 24 at 7pm for Super Couponing 1 with expert Jill Cataldo. Don’t forget to register at calendar.ippl.info.