They know it's never too early to prepare for the expense of their child's higher education.
The Maumelle Library will hold a two-part series on college financial preparation on Saturday, August 4, at 1 p.m. and Saturday, September 29, at 11 a.m. for parents and children who are planning for college.
The first part in the series, Prepare Your Family for College: Budgeting, Student Loans, and What Parents Should Know, will be presented by Sarah Catherine Gutierrez of S.C. Financial Care. Gutierrez will discuss budgeting strategies and insight on student loans.
The second session, College Scholarships: Hints and Tips, will be presented by Crystal Snider of the Central Arkansas Library System's Reference Department. Snider will discuss how to get scholarships using the Library's many databases and reference resources.
Both sessions are free, but registration is required by calling the Maumelle Library at (501) 851-2551 or sending an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Maumelle Library, at 10 Lake Pointe Drive in Maumelle, is one of 12 branches operated by the Central Arkansas Library System.