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FREE Events this August

Posted on 08/10/22 by Priscilla Orpinela-Segura

We’ve got your August events lined up. To kick-off the month, we’re bringing back master gardener Sara June for a conversation about growing herb gardens indoors and outdoors. We also invite you to join our new fraud prevention series to learn about strategies to keep your information secure. And later in the month, we’re hosting a conversation about how a business plan can help new or established entrepreneurs.  

The events are FREE and registration is required. Join one or all!

Herb Your Enthusiasm - August 9 at 9 am
Start an herb garden and discover the benefits! During our next Tea & Coffee Tuesdays, we’ll chat with a master gardener about indoor and outdoor herb gardens and how to cook with herbs. Reserve your seat today. Register HERE.

New Scam Chat Wednesdays - August 10 at 12 pm
Knowing about the latest scams can help you protect your information.  Join us and the Department of Financial Protection & Innovation for a new limited series, Scam Chat Wednesdays. Learn about fraud trends and how to keep scammers away. Register HERE.

Creating a Business Plan - August 15 at 4 pm
Whether you’re a new or established entrepreneur, creating a business plan can support growth and profit. Join our latest Let’s Talk Dinero event to learn about the key elements in a business plan. Register HERE.

Solar and Home Improvement Scams - August 17 at 12 pm
Do you know how to spot solar scams? In this episode of Scam Chat Wednesdays, you’ll learn about home improvement scams, how to prevent them and legitimate programs to help you finance home upgrades. Register HERE.

Downsize and Declutter with Kris & Diane– Virtual Community Education Workshop - August 19 at 12 pm
Do you need help decluttering your home? Or are you planning to downsize and not sure what to keep or let go? Join us for a fun interactive presentation as we explore why stuff is so important for some people and learn practical, easy-to-follow tips on downsizing and decluttering. Learn more and register HERE.

Meet the Hollywoods with CicLAvia - August 21 at 9 am
Join us and CicLAvia for a six-mile, car-free loop in Hollywood on August 21 from 9 am – 4 pm. Bring your bike, walking buddies, skateboard and rollerblade pals for Sunday funday! The route will take you along Hollywood Boulevard, Highland Avenue and Santa Monica Boulevard. Stop by our booth at Plummer Park for FREE giveaways for registered participants. Register HERE.

Investment Scams - August 24 at 12 pm
Beware of tricksters who promise that they can triple your money through stock investments, it could be a scam! During this Scam Chats Wednesday, learn about the different investment fraud schemes and how to protect your assets. Register HERE.

Financial Empowerment - August 31 at 12 pm
Join our final Scam Chat Wednesdays event and learn how financial education can empower and protect you from financial fraud. Register HERE.

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