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Tips on Decluttering

Your Home

Are you thinking of decluttering your

home to become better organized

and increase your living space, or in

preparation for a move? Amy Krahn

and Kusela Guitap from the Healthy

Aging Resource Team at the Winnipeg

Regional Health Authority will provide

tips on tackling clutter as well as

resources that may be of help.

WEST KILDONAN LIBRARY R

Friday, September 23: 2-3 pm

Preparing a Resume

Learn how to build a resume and cover

letter that will showcase your skills,

experience, and achievements using

online templates from the Manitoba

Career Development Initiative website.

You can choose a format to target a

certain type of job or area of interest.

We’ll show you how to save and email

them too. Basic computer skills (using a

keyboard and mouse) required.

MILLENNIUM LIBRARY R

Computer Training Lab

Tuesday, September 27: 1:30-4 pm

Wednesday, October 26: 1:30-4 pm

Law in the Library

with CLEA (Community Legal

Education Association)

ABCs of First-Time Home Buying

Buying your first home is a huge

investment with lots to learn. This

presentation will help you understand

the legal basics about buying a home for

the first time.

ST. BONIFACE LIBRARY R

Thursday, September 29: 6:30-8 pm

Immigration Law

Are you new to Canada, looking for an

overview of some of the legal aspects

of immigration? Join us for our free

program to provide you with some basic

legal information that you and your

family may need.

SIR WILLIAM STEPHENSON LIBRARY R

Thursday, October 20: 6:30-8 pm

Older Adults and the Law

Do you have questions about your

rights and responsibilities? We will

cover health care directives (living wills)

and powers of attorney: whom you

should appoint, when does the power of

attorney take effect, and what happens if

you don’t have a power of attorney and

you are no longer competent to look

after your affairs.

CORNISH LIBRARY R

Tuesday, October 18: 6:30-8 pm

Wills and Estates

Whatever your age or life circumstance,

it’s a good idea to be prepared for

possible situations when you might need

someone to handle your personal, health

and financial decisions. Writing a will,

a power of attorney, and a Health Care

Directive prepare you for these difficult

decisions. Our presenter will explain

what these documents are and what

they achieve.

WEST KILDONAN LIBRARY R

Saturday, October 1: 2-3:30 pm

PEMBINA TRAIL LIBRARY R

Tuesday, October 11: 6:30-8 pm

CHARLESWOOD LIBRARY R

Monday, October 24: 6:30-8 pm

for adults

Legal Clinic

Drop in for legal help from law students

working under the supervision of an

experienced lawyer. Get answers to

your questions about the law and legal

processes in Manitoba, and/or receive

help in finding and accessing services

you need from organizations and

agencies in our community. For those

with family incomes under $50,000 per

year. Operated by the Legal Help Centre.

Drop-in only. First come, first served.

MILLENNIUM LIBRARY

Special Services

Wednesdays, September 28 and

October 26: 10:15 am–12 pm

How to Start

a Business: Start Smart

This seminar with Entrepreneurship

Manitoba will provide you with an

overview of the basic legal requirements

to get your business started. Information

will be provided on business structures,

business name registration, the business

number, PST and GST, grants and

financing, licenses, permits and

online tools.

MILLENNIUM LIBRARY R

Buchwald Room

Saturday, October 8:

10:30 am-12:30 pm

How to Choose

the Perfect Name

for your Business

or Product

Starting a business? Creating a new

product? How do you choose the

perfect name? Ghislaine Sylvestre

from Entrepreneurship Manitoba will

provide you with information on legal

requirements, and name protection, as

well as reserving and registering your

business name with The Companies

Office. Useful online tools and do’s and

don’ts will also be discussed.

MILLENNIUM LIBRARY R

Buchwald Room

Saturday, October 15:

10:30-11:30 am

R Registration required. Call or visit any branch to register.

September - October 2016 / 7

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