Special Programs for Adults


Social Security Benefit Options*

Wednesday, May 31, 6 to 8 p.m.

You will learn:
  • How to Maximize Your Income
  • How to properly file for Social Security Benefits
  • How to Maximize the amount you are eligible for
  • How to avoid the most common mistakes people make when claiming their benefits
  • How to optimize your assets to minimize or avoid paying taxes on your Social Security Benefits
  • How much income you can make and still draw Social Security
  • How Social Security is taxed
  • How to file and suspend
  • How to claim a spouse's benefit even if divorced
Sign up online at the American Financial Education Alliance or call 817-984-4038.
This Free workshop presented by American Financial Education Alliance instructor Richard Nevins.

Foster Care and Adoption Information Meeting

Wednesday, June 7, 6 p.m.

Please join us for a Foster Care and Adoption Information Meeting hosted by ACH Child and Family Services – a local not-for-profit organization working toward making sure all foster and adoptive children in our community have a healthy and safe home. 
ACH will cover the basic requirements to foster and/or adopt kids from our local community and will be happy to answer all questions about the process. 

Keep Burleson Beautiful Meeting

Wednesday, June 14, 4:30 p.m.

Keep Burleson Beautiful is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the health and prosperity of our city through litter prevention, solid waste minimization, education, and beautification. Although Keep Burleson Beautiful is a 501(c)3 non-profit, the organization has a close affiliation with the City of Burleson. Keep Burleson Beautiful is an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful and Keep Texas Beautiful.

Learn more about Keep Burleson Beautiful.


Cutting Expenses: Get Out that Little Black Notebook*

Tuesday, June 20, 6 p.m.

Where Does Your Money Go?
There’s one surefire way to cut your expenses. And that’s to
track where your money goes. We’re talking about all your
purchases, even a cup of coffee or lunch at work. This exercise
won’t take long, just about 15 minutes a day for one week. We’ll
tell you how to track your expenses and what to do with the
information you gather.

FREE workshop presented by Lorene Collier Purcy of Mindset Matters Consulting & Education LLC


World Building For Writers with Rachel Caine

Saturday, June 24, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon as Rachel Caine - author of the The Morganville Vampires, The Great Library and Weather Warden series speaks about her creative process and her upcoming works. 

Autograph signing and prize raffle to follow.

All Ages.


World Building For Writers with Daniel Calhoun

Saturday, July 1, 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Join us for a day of adventure as author Daniel Calhoun (Bow And Blade) speaks about how he goes about creating a whole new world.

Autograph signing and prize raffle to follow.

All Ages.

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Roots & Branches Genealogy Club

Tuesday, July 18, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Do you know the name of your great-great grandfather? Did one of your ancestors serve in the War of 1812? How many third or fourth cousins are waiting to be discovered by you? Come and join us for the first meeting! We will explore how we can expand our family tree.
Contact Norman Harrell at 817-680-1933 for more information and to let us know if you plan to attend.
*This program does not constitute endorsement by the Library of the individual presenter's policies or beliefs.