In honor of Money Smart Month, PNC Financial is sponsoring age-appropriate financial literacy concepts to preschool age children and their families. These programs are being offered in conjunction with our Money Smart Month Adult Programs .
Grow Up Great Story Times
These half-hour story times feature Sesame Street characters and teach about jobs, saving, value, and marketing choices. Presenters include Anna Francesca Garcia, Derrick Barnes, and Rob Herron III.
Friday, April 5, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.
North-East Branch, 6000 Wilson Rd.
Friday, April 12, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.
Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 - 2 p.m.
L.H. Bluford Branch, 3050 Prospect Ave.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.
Waldo Branch, 201 E. 75th St.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 10 a.m.
Westport Branch, 118 Westport Rd.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 10:30 a.m.
Trails West Branch, 11401 E. 23rd St.
Independence, MO 64052
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 - 10 a.m.
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St. and
Southeast Branch, 6242 Swope Pkwy.
Presented by Anna Francesca Garcia A face painter and Sesame Street games will delight children as they experience this interactive, hands-on financial education event with their families.
Savings Zone: A Money Smart Day Program for Children 
Saturday, April 20, 2013 - 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Central Library, 14 W. 10th St.
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Author Margaree King Mitchell shares a story of a small business owner’s perseverance during the Great Depression in her award-winning children’s book Uncle Jed’s Barbershop. Mitchell will speak at the Library as part of a children’s Money Smart Month activity. Following her presentation, the Library will have a face-painter and self-led activities promoting financial education. Author Book reading is from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m., with activity stations from 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.