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IN-PERSON Making the Most of Social Security

2021-05-06 19:00:00 2021-05-06 20:30:00 America/Chicago IN-PERSON Making the Most of Social Security Michael Heatwole will discuss the different filing options which can often provide optimum monthly lifetime social security payments. Geneva Public Library District

Thursday, May 06
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Add to Calendar 2021-05-06 19:00:00 2021-05-06 20:30:00 America/Chicago IN-PERSON Making the Most of Social Security Michael Heatwole will discuss the different filing options which can often provide optimum monthly lifetime social security payments. Geneva Public Library District

Michael Heatwole will discuss the different filing options which can often provide optimum monthly lifetime social security payments.

Social Security offers a high level of flexibility to optimize your retirement income needs. Michael Heatwole, Certified Financial PlannerTM and founder of The Dala Group, will discuss the different filing options which can often provide monthly lifetime social security payments higher than the standard filing options that are typically selected. COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented (masks, social distancing, wash/sanitize hands).  Please register in advance.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Programs | In-Person |

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Geneva Public Library District

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Wed, Apr 14, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Wed, Apr 14, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Wed, Apr 14, 9:30am - 9:50am
Discovery Spot
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.
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Wed, Apr 14, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Join Jerry Huang of Batavia workNet Center, a provider of no-cost assistance to the public and local businesses, for an overview of their services.

Wed, Apr 14, 10:15am - 10:35am
Discovery Spot
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.
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Wed, Apr 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
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Share your ideas about improving the Library and earn volunteer hours! This is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Thu, Apr 15, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Thu, Apr 15, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Thu, Apr 15, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Caregivers with infants and toddlers will enjoy fun activities. This program is for GPLD cardholders. COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Thu, Apr 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Training Lab
Come refresh, review, learn basic computer skills from hardware to software and navigating the internet safely. We go over any questions you have.

Thu, Apr 15, 10:00am - 11:00am
Conference Room
Join us to discuss The Snow Child By Eowyn Ivey. Copies are reserved at the library. Masks and social distancing will be required.

Thu, Apr 15, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Discovery Spot
Create beautiful, one-of-a-kind notecards using shaving cream and food coloring. Send one to someone special or give them as a gift!

Thu, Apr 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
DIY Workshop
Help the Library and earn some volunteer hours! Come in during one of our drop-in time slots to create artwork, book reviews, and bookmarks for us.

Fri, Apr 16, All day
Pick up a Take & Make It Kit for Adults at our Drive-Up window or DIY Workshop. While supplies last. One kit per person, please.

Fri, Apr 16, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Fri, Apr 16, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Fri, Apr 16, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.
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Fri, Apr 16, 10:15am - 10:35am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.
This event is full

Sat, Apr 17, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Sat, Apr 17, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Sun, Apr 18, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Sun, Apr 18, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Sun, Apr 18, 1:00pm - 3:15pm
Meeting Room
Join us to watch and then discuss a foreign film led by members of Geneva’s ICEC. This month's selection is Day for Night (France).

Mon, Apr 19, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Mon, Apr 19, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Mon, Apr 19, 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Drop-in and make a seed bomb that will blossom into a beautiful patch of wildflowers.

Mon, Apr 19, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Training Lab
Join us to explore basic presentation editing and formatting in Microsoft PowerPoint.

Mon, Apr 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us for some throwback crafts - make your own Perler Bead art! This program is for GPLD cardholders. COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented

Tue, Apr 20, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Tue, Apr 20, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Tue, Apr 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us and make a newspaper pot for seeds or a seedling.

Tue, Apr 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Teen Take Over
Help the Library and earn some volunteer hours! Come in during one of our drop-in time slots to create artwork, book reviews, and bookmarks for us.

Tue, Apr 20, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Training Lab
We will learn how to use the Silhouette Cameo software and hardware to cut heat transfer vinyl. We will transfer our designs onto a canvas tote bag.

Wed, Apr 21, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Wed, Apr 21, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Wed, Apr 21, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.
This event is full

Wed, Apr 21, 10:15am - 10:35am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.
This event is full

Wed, Apr 21, 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Meeting Room
What's the buzz? Join us to learn more about solitary bees! We'll use cans and cardboard tubes to build homes for these helpful pollinators.

Thu, Apr 22, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Thu, Apr 22, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Thu, Apr 22, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Caregivers with infants and toddlers will enjoy fun activities. This program is for GPLD cardholders. COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Thu, Apr 22, 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

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Thu, Apr 22, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
DIY Workshop
Join us in the DIY Workshop to make a newspaper pot for seeds or a seedling.

Fri, Apr 23, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Fri, Apr 23, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Fri, Apr 23, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.
This event is full

Fri, Apr 23, 10:15am - 10:35am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.
This event is full

Fri, Apr 23, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Training Lab
We will learn how to use the Silhouette Cameo software and hardware to cut heat transfer vinyl. We will transfer our designs onto a canvas tote bag.

Sat, Apr 24, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Sat, Apr 24, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Sat, Apr 24, 9:30am - 10:00am
Discovery Spot
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Sun, Apr 25, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Sun, Apr 25, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Mon, Apr 26, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Mon, Apr 26, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Mon, Apr 26, 10:00am - 11:00am
Training Lab
Are interested in improving your typing skills or learning the proper way to type efficiently? This is the program for you.

Mon, Apr 26, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Meeting Room
Join first chapters read aloud, an easy and fun way to get students excited about reading.
This event is full

Mon, Apr 26, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
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Tue, Apr 27, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Tue, Apr 27, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Tue, Apr 27, 4:00pm - 4:45pm
DIY Workshop
April showers bring ...giant, paper flowers?! Join us to make a gorgeous decoration using only paper and glue.

Tue, Apr 27, 6:15pm - 6:50pm
Meeting Room
Put your PJs on and join us for bedtime storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Wed, Apr 28, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Wed, Apr 28, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Wed, Apr 28, 9:30am - 9:50am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.
This event is full

Wed, Apr 28, 10:15am - 10:35am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Wed, Apr 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Training Lab
We will talk about these products at length to get acquainted with settings, navigating the internet, downloading apps, and hidden iOS features.

Thu, Apr 29, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Thu, Apr 29, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Thu, Apr 29, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Caregivers with infants and toddlers will enjoy fun activities. This program is for GPLD cardholders. COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Thu, Apr 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Training Lab
Join us to explore product ratings from the famous test labs of Consumer Reports.

Thu, Apr 29, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Meeting Room
Aspiring writers! Grab a notebook and get ready to write! This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Thu, Apr 29, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room
Take a deep dive into financial strategies for affording college with representatives from My College Planning Team.

Fri, Apr 30, All day
Visit the Discovery Spot in Kids Landing to enjoy drop-in crafts for children and families.

Fri, Apr 30, All day
Practice your writing skills and send an email to a therapy dog! Visit our website [https://gpld.org/connect-virtual-programs] for more information.

Fri, Apr 30, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.
This event is full

Fri, Apr 30, 10:15am - 10:35am
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Sun, May 02, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn how to save money on groceries by freezing and dehydrating foods. Presented by The Just Food Initiative of the Fox Valley.

Mon, May 03, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Conference Room
Come join us in the conference room as we discuss different books that have strong female leads!

Mon, May 03, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Training Lab
Join us to explore basic document editing and formatting in Microsoft Word.

Tue, May 04, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Teen Take Over
Middle and high schoolers, stop by the Teen Takeover to play Nintendo Switch and tabletop party games like Cards Against Humanity: Family Edition.

Tue, May 04, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Discovery Spot
In honor of May The Fourth Be With You, create a paper lightsaber or Minecraft torch that lights up using a simple circuit. For grades 3-5.

Tue, May 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Training Lab
If you are interested in 3D modeling this is the program for you. You can create characters from your imagination. We will be sculpting digital clay.
This event is full

Wed, May 05, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Wed, May 05, 10:00am - 10:30am
Training Lab
Calling all entrepreneurs and makers! Maximize your consumer reach by learning how to sell online through an Etsy shop.

Wed, May 05, 10:15am - 10:35am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Wed, May 05, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Discovery Spot
Drop-in to create a clay alebrije or a papel picado. Not sure what those are? You'll find out!

Thu, May 06, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Meeting Room
Michael Heatwole will discuss the different filing options which can often provide optimum monthly lifetime social security payments.

Thu, May 06, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Busy bags are a great way to keep kids quietly occupied while also learning colors, numbers, letters, and more. Join us to make one of your own.

Fri, May 07, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Fri, May 07, 10:00am - 11:30am
DIY Workshop
Join us for this DIY stained glass project.

Fri, May 07, 10:15am - 10:35am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Sat, May 08, 9:30am - 10:00am
Discovery Spot
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Mon, May 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Training Lab
We will create pivot tables and charts based on those tables that will change your life as you analyze large sets of data.

Mon, May 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Discovery Spot
Join us on the Kids Landing patio to help paint a handprint garden mural. What will you add to the "garden?"

Mon, May 10, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
DIY Workshop
Calling all fiber art & craft enthusiasts! Join GPLD staff member Christine to work on your own stitching & craft projects in our DIY Workshop.

Mon, May 10, 5:30pm - 6:15pm
Training Lab
Join us to explore basic spreadsheet editing and formatting in Microsoft Excel.

Mon, May 10, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn how to recycle an old book into a creative work of art. This program is for GPLD cardholders. COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented

Tue, May 11, 10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting Room
Rick Graffagna of Senior Solutions presents this informative seminar about how to find senior properties, types of senior housing, and more.

Tue, May 11, 6:15pm - 6:35pm
Meeting Room
Put your PJs on and join us for bedtime storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Tue, May 11, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Training Lab
In this class, we will create a resume, CV, and references templates ready for you to use and fill out with your information.

Wed, May 12, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Wed, May 12, 10:15am - 10:35am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Wed, May 12, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Training Lab
Have all your Google Drive questions answered! From new features to security best practices.

Wed, May 12, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn about the basics of setting up your LinkedIn profile, presented by Batavia workNet.

Wed, May 12, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Discovery Spot
Join us on the Kids Landing patio to help paint a handprint garden mural. What will you add to the "garden?"

Wed, May 12, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Meeting Room
Share your ideas about improving the Library and earn volunteer hours! This is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Thu, May 13, 10:00am - 10:30am
Training Lab
Is the company or business you want to support legitimate? Join us to learn about the Better Business Bureau, eploring reviews, and more.

Thu, May 13, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Meeting Room
Join us to talk about the cookbook CRAVINGS/ Chrissy Teigen. A copy of the book will be available in the lobby about a month before the discussion.

Thu, May 13, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Meeting Room
Calling aspiring writers! Grab a pencil and get ready to write! This program is for GPLD cardholders. COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Thu, May 13, 5:30pm - 6:30pm
Training Lab
Learn how to use the Silhouette Cameo to create a vinyl decal from a vector image of your choice. Stick it on your stuff for some extra personality!

Thu, May 13, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Conference Room
Meeting of the Policy Committee of the Board of Trustees

Thu, May 13, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Meeting Room
Learn what Conservation@Home is and how you can use native plants to make your yard a better habitat.

Fri, May 14, 9:30am - 9:50am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.

Fri, May 14, 10:15am - 10:35am
Meeting Room
Families are invited to enjoy storytime together. This program is for GPLD cardholders, and COVID-19 safety measures will be implemented.