Senior Advocate Fraud Education educates caregivers, social workers, seniors, and their families about frauds and scams targeting older adults. In an effort to build a working knowledge this program educates why older adults are targeted; which scams target older adults; avoiding insurance fraud; practicing safe investing; managing utility bills and preventing scams; fighting back against identity theft; avoiding credit and debit card fraud; and maintaining safe and fraud free environments. 1.5 CPE credit hours are available to social workers.
This workshop will help you discover what is happening to your money and offer more for your dollar not only during the holiday season, but throughout the rest of the year. Amy Carles from OSU Extension Hancock County will be presenting this program.
Library staff and volunteers will assist participants with genealogical research. Many resources will be available for research, including books, microfilm records, and genealogical computer databases. Children are welcome to attend if accompanied by a parent or guardian. Registration is required by calling 419-422-1712 or by visiting the librarys reference desk. Participants should arrive before 5 p.m. and park in the parking lot (the underground parking garage closes at 5 p.m.) Participants may also bring an optional brown bag supper.
In honor of Family History Month, the Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will hold a "genealogy for beginners" session on Tuesday, October 7 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. in the Lindamood Room. Basic tips and advice for starting a genealogy project will be presented by library staff member Justin Crawfis. Children are welcome to attend if accompanied by a parent or guardian. Registration is not required.
In honor of Family History month, Findlay-Hancock County Public Library will hold a program about FamilySearch, a computer database containing millions of genealogical records. Basic tips and advice about using this database will be presented by library staff member Justin Crawfis. Children are welcome to attend if accompanied by a parent of guardian. Registration is not required.