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New Accounting Basics Classes and Coloring for Adults at Westfield Memorial Library

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WESTFIELD, NJ - The Westfield Memorial Library continues to offer the popular Coloring for Adults Tuesday workshops on March 8, April 12 and May 10 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. The library is also offering a new Accounting Basics Demystified Class Parts I and II on Wednesday, March 9 and Thursday, April 7 from 1 to 4 p.m. The library is located at 550 East Broad Street.

The Coloring Workshops offer adults a few unhurried hours to spend with a coloring book, accompanied by tea and coffee. The library provides the books, which have abstract, intricate and geometric designs, as well as pens and crayons.

Accounting Basics Demystified, Parts I and II, are for those who are frightened by accounting terminology or new to the concepts of accounting and finance. Participants will become familiar with the terminology and basics so that they will be able to understand financial statements and the accounting process, and how to read an annual report and to apply and interpret ratios.

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Accounting Basics is taught by Karen Camden, a frequent speaker at the library who gives computer classes and workshops on organizing, repurposing, kitchen gardens and sewing. She is the President of Camden Associates, a consulting firm that provides services in Communications and People Skills, Organizational Assessments and Clutter Control.

The programs are free and open to Westfield Memorial Library and MURAL cardholders. (MURAL cardholders belong to libraries that are part of the Middlesex Union Reciprocal Agreement Libraries. Check our website to see if your library participates.) There’s no need to register for the coloring workshops; simply drop in. To register for Accounting Basics, visit the library’s website at www.wmlnj.org, click on the Online Calendar, or call 908-789-4090 option 0.

Founded in 1879, the Westfield Memorial Library—the community’s destination for discovery and ideas—engages minds, entertains spirits and facilitates lifelong learning for people of all ages. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Thursday; 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday and Saturday; and 1 to 5 p.m. on Sunday.

For more information call 908-789-4090, visit the library’s website at www.wmlnj.org, and sign up for the monthly e-newsletter “Library Loop,” or stop by the library at 550 East Broad Street for a copy of the award-winning quarterly newsletter “Take Note.”

 

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