Heyworth Public Library District

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Presented by The Foundation for Financial Education lead by Bernie Wrezinski

Tax Code Changes: Strategies for 2018

  • Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
  • Learn methods of tax avoidance and options of tax-free savings that are available to you.  Discuss tax-deferral vs. tax-deductible vs. tax-free and the impact of each. Explore why you should or shouldn’t have a tax adviser and how using charitable tax strategies could be a secure choice for planned giving.  Learn tax considerations …the ultimate loophole.

Strategic Allocation for Small Business

  • Monday, September 24, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
  • Learn how to allocate funds so if an emergency arises, you have liquidity, use, and control of your money while saving tax efficiently for retirement. Discover how to plan your wealth for interest rate fluctuation and market volatility. Uncover tax-free, lifetime streams of income and use learn how to use strategic allocation to meet your financial goals.

Libraries Rock!|Summer Reading 2018

Reading for prizes and signing up for weekly programs begins June 1, 2018.  Weekly programs will run June 19 – July 24.  Click the link above for more information.

Book Club- Adult

This club will meet on the first Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m. beginning in September.  Sign up is encouraged so we can reserve titles.  Coffee and tea provided, bring your favorite mug.

Book Club – 3rd to 6th Grade

A new adventure each 4th Thursday of the month!  3rd – 6th graders are invited to join us at 3:30 p.m. to read, discuss, and do activities based on the selected book.  Sign up is encouraged so we can reserve titles.

Family Story Time

Join us for stories and crafts Thursday evenings at 6:15 p.m. each winter, summer, and fall.  This program is designed for pre-K through 1st grade and their families.  Click the link above for specific dates and programming information.

Heyworth Knitters

This group has taken a break until Fall 2018.

The library is excited to offer this program to anyone 4th grade and up.  This group will meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month at 6:30 p.m. except in the summer months (June – August).  Due to space limitations, sign-up is required.

Little Bricks & Big Ideas

This LEGO building group will meet with April Fisher (AKA the Lego Lady!) on the 2nd Wednesday of each month during the school year (September – May) at 3:30 p.m. We encourage kids from Kindergarten – 8th grade to join in this hour of the building. 6th — 8th graders are the model builders who help the younger apprentices along the way. Snacks are provided.

Senior Assistance

Community Care Systems, Inc., Senior Information Systems Agency for McLean County, will be at the Heyworth Public Library on the 4th Wednesday of each month from 10:00 a.m. – noon to assist people over the age of 60 and the disabled with Information and Assistance in filing for local, state, and federal programs.

Their main office is located at 616 IAA Drive, Bloomington, IL 61701.  CCSI, Senior Information Systems Agency for McLean County can be reached by calling 309-661-6400 or 1-888-322-5712.  Walk-ins accepted, no appointments necessary.