‘Adulting 101’ for students, recent grads

Published Jul 12, 2017 at 4:00pm

Rome Area Chamber of Commerce’s Education Committee will host “Adulting 101,” a free series of workshops for high school and college students and recent graduates, at Jervis Public Library this summer.

Committee Chair Deborah Grogan said workshops will be held on Fridays at 10:30 a.m. in the library’s accessible and air-conditioned auditorium. Teens and young adults may wish to attend one, a few, or all sessions.

Registration is not required, and attendance is limited to 60 for each session on a first come, first served basis. Refreshments will be available at each session.

The schedule is as follows:

Friday, July 14

Presented by Mohawk Valley Community College and Jervis Public Library

  • Financial Aid for College
  • Saving Money While Shopping

Friday, July 21

Presented by Rome Family YMCA and Jervis Public Library

  • Fitness and Nutrition
  • Understanding Health Insurance Basics

Friday, July 28

Presented by Oneida County Workforce Investment Board and Jervis Public Library

  • College Survival Guide
  • The Total Cost of a Vehicle

Friday, Aug. 4

Presented by First Source Federal Credit Union

  • Balancing a Checkbook, Making a Budget, and Managing Credit

Friday, Aug. 11

Presented by C. A. Kaplan Real Estate and Jervis Public Library

  • Understanding an Apartment Lease
  • Time Management

Friday, Aug. 18

Presented by Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection

  • Create a Resume, Cover Letter, and Reference List

For more information call 315-336-4570, visit the library’s website at www.jervislibrary.org, or stop at the Information Desk.