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Summer Saturday hours, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM, June - August.

Virtual Program: Saving Money and the Earth while Living a Life of Abundance

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Are you thinking about simplifying your life and decreasing your ecological impact? Ann Kearney will give you concrete strategies for saving money and having a smaller environmental footprint. At the end of the program, participants will be shown how to create a digital Dream Board to help visualize and clarify your goals, priorities, and hopes, in order to empower themselves to create meaningful changes.


Ann Kearney is a Connecticut native, homeschooling mother of three, plant-based cook, RN, former IBCLE (International Board Certified Lactation Consultant), retired LLL (La Leche League) Leader. She is an avid traveler, hiker, and lifelong learner. Ann spent two years living in an RV while traveling the country with her husband and three children. In preparation for the journey, they sold or gave away around 90% of what they owned, including two cars, and downsized from a 2400 sq.ft. home with a two car garage, yard and shed, to a 192 sq.ft. RV, while only storing a few bins at friend's homes.She and her husband have remodeled three houses and are currently living in, and remodeling, a home they bought as a foreclosure in the Connecticut woods, with their three children. 

Registration is required. Join us via Zoom! 

***Please find your Zoom link and passcode in your confirmation e-mail.***

Instructions for Zoom: 

You do not have to have a Zoom account to attend a program. When you register for this program, you will be sent a unique Zoom ID and password.

To join on your computer, go to on your computer's browser and open Zoom Meetings (PC) or Open (Mac) and enter the meeting ID and password a few minutes before the program. Or, you can download the Zoom app on your computer, phone or tablet, open the Zoom app, and type in the meeting ID to join us. 

Please make sure you connect with your device's video and audio. 

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If you have special needs to attend this program, please contact the library in advance.