Elizabethton Library offering three courses for adults in the next two weeks

John Thompson • Updated Apr 2, 2019 at 11:18 PM

ELIZABETHTON — The Elizabethton/Carter County Public Library will be hosting three adult education classes at the library during the next two weeks. The first one begins today.

A free legal educational and clinic event for seniors will take place at the library this afternoon at 2 p.m. An attorney with Legal Aid of East Tennessee will be at the library for a free educational presentation on debt, with a time for questions afterward.

Anyone is welcome to attend this event, including family members of seniors. Afterward, qualifying seniors will have the opportunity to meet privately with the attorney. Qualifying seniors may receive legal advice, representation or preparation of legal documents.

On Thursday, April 4, the library will have a class on fraud and money scams against older Americans. This event will take place from 2-3:30 p.m.

The class will teach about the sorts of scams that seniors should be most cautious about. The event is free.

On April 11, the library will present a course on understanding your credit score from 2-3:30 p.m.

The course will teach you how your credit score is formulated and used in determining the scoring and how to manage your credit so you reach and obtain a high score. The class is free.

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