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April Financial Literacy Month Activities

By: Amanda Krische Published: March 19th, 2015

2014_YEM_AadithyaApril is Financial Literacy Month and boy do we should have a lot planned!  There are classes and activities and tour and a Marketplace.  Wow!  See below for the schedule and be sure to check our website for updates.

Classes

April 4, 2015

Savings Game (ages 9-12)- An interactive game where kids discuss ways to save money and learn how to budget for emergencies.

April 11, 2015

Coin Carnival (ages 3-5) – a variety of money-themed games that teach coin recognition and counting.
Smart Goals (ages 6-8)- kids learn about ways to set and keep “S.M.A.R.T” goals

April 18, 2015

Debit vs. Credit Jeopardy (ages 12-14)- learn the differences between credit and debit cards by playing the game of Jeopardy

April 25, 2015

Wants vs. Needs (ages 6-8)- kids learn the differences between a need and a want and discuss how to save for each of these goals.

Register for classes here.

Marketplace

Our second annual Spring Young Entrepreneurs Marketplace is already booked-up, and now we’re just looking for shoppers to come support these budding business owners.  There will be great gifts for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, graduation, wedding season, and much more.  Come stock up on unique, hand-made creations.

April 18, 2015 from 10am to 2pm at our Denver location

More details here.

Our building is sure to be busy the entire month, so come by anytime.  We look forward to seeing you!

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