Five Things You Need to Know Today, September 25
Wilmington Memorial Library hosts event on planning how to pay for college.
"Five Things you Need to Know Today" is a Patch column that provides readers with essential, daily information at a glance.
1. Another ideal fall day is in the forecast for Tuesday in Wilmington. According to Weather.com, temperatures will settle in at 73° as the week rolls on. There is a zero percent chance of rain on the day and skies will be mainly sunny.
3. College is expensive. On Tuesday night you can find some tips on how to help pay for your children's education. Wilmington Memorial Library hosts College Planning: The Financial Aid Process, beginning at 7 p.m. The workshop will address the financial aid process, necessary paperwork, and strategies for paying for college and features presenter James Femia, a Certified College Planning Specialist with the National Institute of Certified College Planners.
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