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You are cordially invited to the Thinking Money Exhibition on display at
Saratoga Library, April 1 to May 1, 2017!

Thinking Money is designed to teach tweens, teens and the adults in their lives about money. Join our band of voyagers and learn how money works, acquire important money skills and navigate the ever-changing world of personal finance.

Photo: Thuy VuGrand Opening Panel Discussion and Reception 

Baydog Millionaire: Navigating the California Dream and the Future You 
Saturday, April 1, 2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saratoga Library's Community Room

KQED Newsroom host, Thuy Vu, will moderate a panel discussion on how today's youth can navigate the California Dream. We are excited to present our Grand Opening Panelists, each of whom brings a unique perspective on the topic:

Komal Ahmad
Komal Ahmad
Founder and CEO of Copia, a for-profit company working to eradicate hunger and reduce waste.

Manny Cappello
Manny Capello
Saratoga City Council member and business faculty instructor at De Anza Community College.
Carl Guardino
Carl Guardino 
President and CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a public policy trade association.
Alex Lofton
Alex Lofton 
Head of Growth and Co-founder of Landed, Inc., making homeownership accessible.
Evan Low
Evan Low 
Assembly Member of California's 28th District.

Get Financial in April with our Thinking Money Exhibit and Programs!

Topics for the whole family will cover financial planning, saving, wants vs. needs, imagining the future you, financing college, and saving money and the environment.
All programs are FREE and open to the public.
Reserve a Class Tour for Grades 4 - 12
Educators of Grade 4 – 12 students are invited to schedule a free guided tour of the exhibition. The 45 minute tours are available on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 AM April 3 - 28. Reservations for a tour are available on a first come, first serve basis. Email with your preferred dates. Be prepared to have two to three options in case your first choice is already booked.


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Thinking Money was developed by the American Library Association Public Programs Office in collaboration with the FINRA Investor Education Foundation, whose support made this exhibition possible.