Library Speaker Series programs have been given by local gardeners, travel agents, art devotees, and many other experts in their field.
The Emotionally Healthy Child Monday, September 16 6:30pm, Library Reading Room While parenting has never been easy, today's world undeniably presents parents and their kids with unprecedented challenges. Award-winning author Maureen Healy will share highlights from her book, The Emotionally Healthy Child, and answer questions from anyone wanting to raise emotionally healthy children. Join us for an inspiring evening and learn some new strategies to help your children make smarter choices even when emotionally charged.
Avoiding Scams, Fraud, and Identity Theft Monday, October 14 6:30pm, Library Reading Room Marin Financial Abuse Specialist Team (F.A.S.T.) will enlighten and educate on how to protect older adults against common financial scams. A 2017 study asserts that financial elder abuse costs $36.5 billion annually. In Marin County alone, financial abuse cases make up 32% of all referrals to Adult Protective Service. Nationwide it's estimated that only 1 in 10 cases is reported. Roberta Robinson and Valerie Lels, members of the Marin County F.A.S.T., will discuss the major scams and tips for helping yourself and loved ones.