|Registration is required for all adult programs. Please call the adult reference desk (248-618-7694), come in, or use our online events calendar to register. All programs are held in the library's Community Room unless otherwise noted.|
*All programs are sponsored in part by the Friends of the Waterford Library*
Poetry Writers' Workshop - every third Thursday of the month
$$$$ Financial Education Series $$$$
We have arranged a series of experiential workshops on Personal Finance. Unlike seminars from Insurance or Investment companies, these workshops will adhere to the Fiduciary Standard. They are designed to be experiential and a true educational experience with NO SALES AGENDA.
Understanding 401k Fees: not all fees are obvious; how hidden fees reduce return
Income Tax Planning: it’s gotten more complex; learn about the different strategies
Estate Planning: do you really need a trust; learn your other options to avoid probate
Budgeting: budgeting, like life, is full of trade-offs. Learn methods and ideas on how to make economics work for you
Retirement Planning: it’s a numbers game, learn the rules; put it on paper
How to borrow ebooks from the Library – drop-in help session
Saturday February 21
10am -11:30am – All Kindle owners, please come during this time
11:30am-12:30pm – is for iPad, nook and other device owners
Bring your nook, kindle, ipad or other device, even your laptop, and your questions. If you’ve tried and are having trouble, or if you’ve never done it before, librarians Jean and Lindsay will work with you to help you with checking out and downloading ebooks from the library. Held in the Conference Room.
Ask the “Tech Guy”
Saturday April 11 10:30am – 1pm ~ appointments at 10:30am, 11am, 11:30am, noon, and 12:30pm are possible
Computer/technology help. One-on-one assistance with your own device or computer (bring it in with you). Our library computer technician will do his best to troubleshoot your problem, answer your questions, or advise you on what to do. Held in the Conference Room.
Please make an appointment by calling or coming in to the adult desk. Registration required.
Saturday, February 7 at 2:00 p.m. in the library Community Room
Bake your favorite cookie recipe and bring in at least 12 cookies to be shared and judged. The top three winners will take home cash prizes based on the ruling of 3 local celebrity judges.
Waterford Library Amateur Photography Contest for Adults and Teens Winter 2015
January 1 – March 1
The theme is “Winter in Waterford”. See the contest rules here, or stop at the adult desk of the library in January for a copy of the rules.
Afternoon Book Discussion Group - Join our Afternoon Book Discussion Group. We meet at 1pm, the third Monday of each month in the library Community Rm. Refreshments provided. Call (248) 618-7693 to register or request a copy of the book.
Evening Book Discussion Group - Discussions are every second Tuesday of each month in the library Conference Room at 7:00 p.m. Please register at the Adult Reference Desk and let us know if you need a copy of the book. (248) 618-7693
Waterford Genealogical Society Meetings are held at the library.
The Adult Services Department may be reached by phone at 248.618.7693 or 248.618.7694.