Educational

PROGRAM REGISTRATION  

 

YOUTH

Little Sports Medicine School-

Activity Name: Little Sports Medical School:

Description: Come explore the exciting world of sports medicine! With your reflex hammer, learn how real doctors do an assessment for sports injuries.  Discuss common problems from playing sports, such as sprains and athlete’s foot, and how to diagnosis and treat them. See what it is like to be an orthopedic surgeon and perform Tommy John Surgery.  Make a model of the hand and see how the tendons and ligaments work.  All students will receive a reflex hammer, ace bandage, and other take home items.

Age: 5 – 11 years old

Day: Mondays

Date: September 9th – October 14th

Time: 6:00pm-7:00pm

Fee: $100 residents, $115 non-resident

Location: West Young Street

 

Little Dental School-

Activity Name: Little Dental School

Description: How many teeth do babies, kids, and adults have? How do dentists perform a root canal or fill cavities?  Come learn the answers in Little Dental School.  Discuss basic dental anatomy and how good preventative care prevents dental decay.  Create your own mouth model and practice how dental hygienists clean teeth.  All students will receive a tooth cookie cutter, floss, dental mirror, and more.

Age: 5 – 11 years old

Day: Mondays

Date: October 28th – December 2nd

Time: 6:00pm-7:00pm

Fee: $100 residents, $115 non-resident

Location: West Young Street

 

ADULT

Keep Calm and Coupon -

Activity Name: Keep Calm and Coupon

Description: Want to learn how to save big bucks at the grocery store and have fun doing it? Come let us teach you the couponing basics and help you get the best bang for your buck. After three workshops, we will take you on a shopping excursion so you can see the savings!!

Age: 18 and up

Day: Thursdays

Date: September 12th - 26th   Shopping Trip - TBD

Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm

Fee: $25.00

Location: Town Hall Chamber Councils

 

Edward Jones Seminars August - December -

Activity Name: Edward Jones Seminars

Description:

Foundations of Investing is a 30-minute educational program geared to people who want an overview of investing, including key terms and types of investments. Foundations of Investing covers the basic features of bonds, stocks and packaged investment products, and the importance of proper asset allocation.

 The Preparing Your Estate Plan presentation is designed to help people better understand the basics of estate planning so they can consider the options that make the most sense for their specific situations. Participants will learn what to consider when creating a will, the benefits of trusts in estate planning, how to help reduce taxes on estates and how insurance can help protect your family.

 Health Care and Your Retirement is a 35-minute educational program that addresses what steps clients should take to prepare for health care costs to help ensure their retirement savings stay healthy. We'll discuss: Medicare coverage and traditional medical expenses, long-term medical care expenses, and strategies for addressing uncovered expenses.

 College: Getting There from Here is a 30-minute presentation that covers questions to consider as you establish a college savings goal, savings strategies to help you reach your goal, and the features and benefits of various education savings plans.

Age: 16 and up

Date: Tuesday, August 13th           6:30pm – 7:30pm

         Thursday, September 19th 10:00am – 11:00am

         Wednesday, October 2nd           10:00am – 11:00am

         Monday, December 9th     6:30pm – 7:30pm

Fee: FREE

Location: Rolesville Community Center

 

Get to Know Medicare: Bringing Clarity to Confusion-

If you will be turning 65 soon or if you find Medicare confusing, you will find this class helpful. We will review the components of Medicare and explain the differences between Medicare Supplement Insurance and Medicare Advantage plans. We will also give you three key questions to ask yourself to aid you in choosing the type of coverage that is best for you. We should have time to answer your specific questions. This event is for educational purposes only. No plan or benefit specific information will be shared. For accommodation of persons with special needs at meetings, call 919-271-6898 (TTY: 711).