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Summer 2019 -  Join the Avengers and a special guest in this exciting educational comic about saving money and saving the day. The Indiana Secretary of State's office teams up with local comic book shops to present "Avengers Saving The Day." This FREE educational program was developed by Marvel Comics and Visa's Practical Money Skills. Using a special edition comic book that features the Avengers superheroes, children learn about financial concepts such as banking, budgeting, saving, investing, and credit. All children who attend receive a free, take-home copy of the comic book and an Avengers-themed budget worksheet. To RSVP for one of these events, refer to the dates and locations below, and email Kelly Griese at kgriese@sos.in.gov. You may also RSVP through our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/IndianaMoneyWise/.  Also, if you are the owner of a comic book shop who would like to host this program, please contact Kelly Griese at the email above. 

  • 7/28/19 - 3:00-4:00 p.m. - Downtown Comics Castleton - 5767 E 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46250
  • 8/17/19 - 12:00-1:00 p.m. - Comic Carnival - 7235 N Keystone Ave, Indianapolis, IN 46240
  • 8/18/19 - 3:00-4:00 p.m. - Downtown Comics West Side - 7301 W 10th St, Indianapolis, IN 46214

 

Ongoing - Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson believes Hoosiers can start thinking and learning about financial fitness at any age. The purpose of this reading program is to help elementary age students learn about smart money management and how to apply this skill to their own lives. Students can participate independently or through participating libraries. This program is available year round. Suggested books and activities can be found on Secretary Lawson's website by following this link

 

If you have questions about attending one of our events, or if you would like to request a guest speaker, please contact Kelly Griese at kgriese@sos.in.gov or 317-233-3985.