Educational Series

FREE Workshops led by professionals

Virtual Learning Opportunities

Madison Public Library Foundation’s Educational Series presents several free workshops each year that feature professionals speaking about their area of expertise, from financial planning to law to accounting. Each is recorded and available to watch anytime.  

Past workshops have included:

Estate Planning 101: What You Need to Know

Improving Your Health Literacy: Be a Better Advocate for Yourself & Your Loved Ones

Your Money & COVID-19: Gain Expert Help to Weather the Storm

Virtual workshops are usually held during the lunch hour; in-person events (pre-COVID) took place in the morning and included a hot breakfast.

Click on the icons below to watch recordings of past Educational Series events.

Estate Planning 101

Attorney Jennifer Hannon gives an overview of starting an estate plan. Zoom passcode: .$A54@f@

Improving Your Health Literacy

UW Health Dr. Elizabeth Perry talks about navigating the health care system.

Women & Wealth

Sophie Antal Gilbert of Russell Investments discusses women’s unique finance and savings needs.