Identity Theft and "How the Fed Works"

In our increasingly digital world, identity theft is a very real and present problem.  Join us this Saturday, August 21st, at 1:00 PM in the Community Room for a program presented by Max Anderson, an expert in the field of identity theft.  Come learn about the seriousness of identity theft, six types of identity theft, and steps you can take to protect yourself. 

After that, don't miss Monday, August 23rd, at 7:00 PM for a repeat presenter, Alberto Antenangeli, as he comes to discuss "How the Fed Works."  Mr. Antenangeli will discuss financial markets, monetary theory and policy, and will focus generally on how the federal reserve functions.  Don't miss either of these free and informative programs!

FOLK Back-to-School Book Sale!

Mark your calendars! FOLK’s Back-to-School Sale will be held the week of August 16-21. All books will be 50% off with the exception of $ .50, $3, and $5 tagged books. FOLK members will receive an extra 10% off.   This sale is meant to give families, students and teachers the books they need for the upcoming school year at bargain prices.

Book donations are accepted in the FOLK Used Bookstore during library business hours. Best-selling books are cookbooks; most requested books are travel. In addition to the need for cookbooks and travel books, FOLK needs children’s, young adult, classic/literature and teacher material books to enhance the Back-to-School Sale.

Top 10 Summer Mysteries

Looking for a good mystery?  If so, take a look below at the top 10 mystery novels read by Kingwood customers so far this summer:

1. The Burning Wire, by Jeffery Deaver

2. The 8th Confession, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

3. Storm Prey, by John Sandford

How does the market work?

Do you ever get confused about the business of Wall Street?  Do you wonder how it affects the economy and vice versa?  If so, join us on Monday, August 9th, in the Community Room at 7:00 PM for a free program titled "Overview of Financial Markets," presented by Alberto Antenangeli, Executive Director of Investment Bank North America Technology Center for JPMorganChase.  No registration is required!  Don't miss out on this free and informative program!

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