Upcoming Events

Everfi Financial Literacy Month Hub

Start date: April 1, 2021

End date: April 30, 2021

Location: Online

Your One Stop Shop for Financial Literacy Lessons & Activities This April, we’re celebrating and recognizing teachers like you who are helping students navigate their financial futures. To help you do just that, we’ve bundled our favorite no-cost lessons and activities perfect for classroom, whether in-person or remote. Get yours today!

Kentucky Treasurer’s Financial Literacy Bee

Start date: April 1, 2021

End date: April 15, 2021

Kentucky Treasurer Allison Ball and the Kentucky Financial Empowerment Commission are sponsoring the Everfi Financial Literacy Bee! The Financial Literacy Bee provides an opportunity for students to have some fun and learn critical financial concepts, all from the comfort of home! In this 30-minute course, you’ll explore short interactive lessons to help you better understand […]

Money Smart Week 2021

Start date: April 10, 2021

End date: April 17, 2021

Location: Online

Virtual Money Smart Week 2021 will be held Saturday, April 10 – Saturday, April 17. This week-long free virtual campaign aims to help people better manage their personal finances with a focus on those hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. This year’s line-up includes: Saturday, April 10 @ 11:00 a.m. EDT | Talking Cents (The […]

UK Cooperative Extension – Stretching Your Dollar

Date: April 15, 2021

Time: 1:00 pm EDT

Location: Online

Learn practical tips on stretching your dollar and figuring out how you can manage your money that comes in and goes out each month. This event will be livestreamed on the Woodford County Library’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/woodfordlibrary.

Kentucky Jump$tart Student of the Year Applications Due

Date: April 15, 2021

Time: 11:59 pm, EST

Location: Online

This award honors a current Kentucky graduating senior who demonstrates an exceptional understanding of financial literacy and motivating others to learn about personal finance. A one-time $500 cash award will be issued to the selected student. The winning student’s name and school will be announced in a press release issued after the prize has been […]

UK Cooperative Extension – Credit Considerations

Date: April 22, 2021

Time: 1:00 pm EDT

Location: Online

Find out what makes up a credit score and what you can do to improve your score. This event will be livestreamed on the Woodford County Library’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/woodfordlibrary.

KY Jump$tart Virtual PD: Teaching Through NGPF Arcade Games

Date: April 22, 2021

Time: 4:30-5:30 pm EST

Location: Online

We are excited to announce Kentucky Jump$tart’s newest partnership with Next Gen Personal Finance. Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF) is a national nonprofit that is expanding access to personal finance education by delivering free professional development and curriculum. In this session we will be looking at how to best implement NGPF’s Arcade Games through teaching […]

Join the Kentucky Department of Financial Institutions, Investor Protection Trust (IPT), Detroit Public TV and PBS Books for the second event in our “Boomers to Zoomers: Building a Secure Path Toward Retirement” series on Friday, April 23, 2021 at 1:00 pm EST. Our April Facebook livestream will discuss “How to Invest: What’s New and What’s […]

Teaching Methods and Resources for Kentucky’s New Financial Literacy Standards Calling all career, business, FACS and personal finance teachers in Kentucky! We hope you can join our webinar covering Kentucky’s new Financial Literacy Standards. At this April 26 event, Money & The Economy, you can learn about: The new Kentucky standards for Money & The […]