In honor of Better Hearing and Speech Month, the Speech-Language Pathologists, Audiologist, and Hearing Impaired Teachers of the Orleans Parish School Board’s Exceptional Children’s Services Department will host an EXPO on Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 10:30 am until 3:00 pm. The event will be held at the Norman Mayer Library 3001 Gentilly Blvd. At this extraordinary event you will receive information regarding speech, language and hearing development. The EXPO is free and open to the public.
Refreshments and free summer speech activity packets will be provided.
Ever thought about being a mentor or tutor for a young person in need? New Orleans Kids Partnership's fourth annual mentoring and tutoring recruitment event is what you need! Food, drinks, music and an opportunity to meet our partner organizations that are looking for volunteer mentors & tutors. 4-H, Each One Save One, Start the Adventure in Reading, Goodwill, Son of a Saint, VAYLA, Urban League, Volunteers of America and more will be on hand to answer all of your questions. There is a volunteering opportunity for everyone!
Best of all, it's FREE!!!
MENTORFEST is open to the public with free food, beer, sodas, and door prizes available for those who sign up. The New Breed Brass Band will also be on hand, courtesy of the generous support of New Orleans Musicians Assistance Foundation.
Representatives from these organizations will be on hand to share information and sign up mentors and tutors: CASA New Orleans, Mentor NOLA with Each One Save One, Goodwill Industries, Start the Adventure in Reading, Orleans Parish 4-H, Urban League College Track, Son of a Saint, VAYLA and Volunteers of America.
Go to www.nokp.org/mentortutor to choose the program that’s right for you!
Social security will likely be the foundation of your retirement income. Before you retire, it's important to understand your options and the effect your decisions have on your retirement.
Join us for our presentation, "Social Security: Your Questions Answered." We'll discuss:
*How does social security fit into my retirement income plan?
*When should I start taking benefits?
*What about taxes?
This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited. Please RSVP by 05/04/2014. Contact 504-835-1653 or email Marigny.deMauriac@EdwardJones.com to reserve a space.
Whether your children or grandchildren are learning to crawl or learning to drive, you can help make college education a reality. Join us for our college savings presentation as we discuss:
*Questions to consider as you establish a college savings goal
*Strategies to help reach your goals
*Features and benefits of 529 college savings plans
This event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited. Please RSVP by 06/02/2014. Call 504-835-1653 or email Marigny.deMauriac@EdwardJones.com