Basic Adulting 101: Welcome to Adulthood Program Series
If the thought of fending for yourself has you worried, you're not alone. The Emporia Public Library and the ESU William Allen White Library present: Basic Adulting 101, a series of workshops designed to help you navigate the world as a young or new adult. Each workshop consists of a meet and greet with community partners, a few short demonstrations or presentations, and a hands-on activity.
April 19, 2017, 6-7 PM: Finances
Location: WAW Library Learning Commons
January 25, 2017, 5-6:30 PM: Managing Stress and Stressful Situations
Location: ESU Memorial Union Greek Room
Katie Just, Certified Music Therapist at Flint Hills Music
bucketdrumming.net - "How-to" resource for bucket drumming
Buddhify, a meditation/mindfulness app
February 28, 2017, 5-6:30 PM: Your First Home Away from Home
Location: ESU Libraries and Archives Learning Commons
Renting your first apartment? Have questions about car insurance? Emporia State and Emporia Public Library present the next workshop in a new series focused on helping new adults navigate life on their own. This month, learn about renting, tenant law, insurance, and how to care for your first home away from home! There will also be a raffle held for a home toolkit!
Carol Steinel, contractor
Harvest Legal - Chris Ambrose gave advice on tenant law
Farm Bureau Financial Services - Miles Shirk provided information on car and renters insurance
Konmari method (shirts/socks): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lpc5_1896ro
Alternative t-shirt method: http://www.realsimple.com/home-organizing/cleaning/laundry/fold-t-shirt
Level app for smartphones, such as Bubble Level
Meal planning tools that generate recipes based on ingredients you specify:
March 29, 2017, 5-6:30 PM: Preparing for Emergencies
Location: ESU Memorial Union Preston Family Room
There's nothing scarier than an emergency situation. Do you know what to do in case of fire, tornado, or medical emergency? Form your plan this month with local law enforcement and health care representatives. Also enter your name in the raffle to win a 115 piece first aid kit and other goodies!