Wisconsin Calendar of Events

If you’re interested in learning more about planning for college, student debt, the FAFSA, or financial literacy topics, check out this calendar of events. The list is sorted by date, with the most current event listed first. Or you can search by zip code to see what events are scheduled in your community. If you have an event you would like added to the calendar, please let us know by clicking here.

Shred Week – Chilton Public Library

April 22 - 29, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Chilton, WI

Protect yourself from identity theft; the library will have locked bins to shred sensitive papers. Maximum of four standard-sized paper grocery bags is allowed per patron. Shredding will be handled by ARMS


Wisconsin Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (WASFAA) Spring 2017 Conference

April 26 - 28, 8:00 am, Sheboygan, WI



Money Machine – Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (students only)

April 27 - 27, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm, Green Bay, WI


“Just Shred It!” Days – N.E.W. Credit Union

April 27 - 28, 9:00 am - 4 pm, Oconto Falls, WI


TEDx UWLaCrosse Salon: Adam Carrol

April 27 - 27, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm, La Crosse, WI

Adam Carroll is an internationally recognized financial literacy expert, author of Winning The Money Game, a two-time TED talk speaker and founder of MoneySavvy.com. He is the creator of the Broke, Busted & Disgusted documentary which will be featured on CNBC and Netflix in early 2017. Adam’s passion is helping people succeed faster by building a bigger life, not a bigger lifestyle.


Creating a Budget You Can Stick to

April 27 - 27, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm, La Crosse, WI

Join Wells Fargo’s Home Mortgage consultant, Carey Shilts, in learn better ways to balance your income and expenses to meet your current and future financial goals.


Books to Bucks: Linking Literature and Money for Young Earners

April 27 - 27, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm, La Crosse, WI

Linking Literature and Money for Young Earners:
From Books to Bucks takes reading, writing, listening, speaking, and math standards and integrates financial literacy through the use of developmentally appropriate children’s literature. Learn how to weave standards such as coin and bill identification and counting, earning, spending, saving, donating and other early finance and economic themes into your language arts block or Reader’s and Writer’s Workshop.


The Big Read – West Bend Public Library

April 27 - 27, 6:30 pm, West Bend, WI

Young children are welcome to join the financial festivities for The Big Read. Story time at area libraries will focus on a book with a money concept, and participating families each receive a copy of “Just Saving My Money” by Mercer Mayer to take home. What a great way to introduce your child to the world of financial literacy!


How to Start an Investment Club

April 27 - 27, 6:30 pm, Oak Creek


CPL Films “Boom Bust Boom” – Chilton Public Library

April 27 - 27, 6:30 pm , Chilton, WI

A film by Terry Jones of Monty Python; Boom Bust Boom investigates the worldwide economic crash of 2008.