Smart Money

MONEY SMART WEEK, April 22-29, 2017

PLYMC is participating with a variety of programs through its financial literacy program, Smart Money @ Your Library

Every Penny Counts – Join us at the library during Money Smart Week (April 22-29) and learn some creative (and mostly painless!) ways to save money. We’ll get you started on the road to savings with a free piggy bank. For teens and adults.
Canfield Library, 6:30 p.m., Thurs., April 27
Sebring Library, 11 a.m., Sat., April 22

Family Story Time Presents Smart Money – Bring the whole family for stories, games, and crafts that will help your children learn about money. Each child will receive a piggy bank. Fun for all ages. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult.
Main Library, 6:30 p.m., Tues., April 25

Smart Cents for Kids – Join us for games and activities to help you learn to make the most of your money! Free piggy banks will be given away while supplies last. Only one bank per child who is attending the program. For children of all ages.
East Library, 2 p.m., Sat., April 8

Smart Money Picture Bingo – Celebrate Smart Money Week with fun and prizes for the whole family. Picture Bingo for all ages. Each child will receive a piggy bank. Children must be accompanied by an adult to this half-hour program. For the family.
Austintown Library, 11 a.m., Sat., April 29
Boardman Library, 7 p.m., Tues., April 25
Boardman Library, 10 a.m., Wed., April 26
Newport Library, 5 p.m., Wed., April 26
Tri-Lakes Library, 6 p.m., Tues., April 25

Smart Money: Tales & Talk for 2s & 3s – Join us for developmentally appropriate stories and activities that will help your child learn about money. Each child will receive a piggy bank. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Canfield Library, 10 a.m., Tues., April 25
Poland Library, 10:30 a.m., Thurs., April 27


Smart Money!

Use Library resources to learn about financial literacy, investing, saving and  more.

The Library’s Business and Investment Center (BIC) has valuable resources to help you learn to Get Smart with Your Money! Stop in Main Library or use the Library’s online resources.


Electronic business resources available from home and the library »


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Mahoning County Financial Stability Partnership

The Mahoning County Financial Stability Partnership is comprised of organizations that are here to help you with your money problems. A wide variety of services with you in mind are offered by these partner organizations.

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