2017 Free Seminars

SATURDAY

TIME

SUBJECT

PRESENTED BY

10AM

Get Organized! Why Bother?

For Peace of Mind

11AM

Amazing Native Plants For Your Garden

Sprigs and Twigs

12PM

Buy, Borrow, or Build

Savings Institute

1PM

Construction Loans

Chelsea Groton Bank

2PM

How to Hire a Contractor

Nutmeg Building and Remodeling

3PM

Preparing Your Home For Sale

Eastern CT Association of Realtors


SUNDAY

TIME

SUBJECT

PRESENTED BY

11AM

Ask The Landscape Professional

Sprigs and Twigs

12PM

Preparing Your Home For Sale

Eastern CT Association of Realtors

1PM

Spring Clearing – Get Organized

For Peace of Mind

2PM

Resilient & Wood Flooring Options

Eastern CT Flooring and U.S. Floors

Get Organized! Why Bother?

For Peace of Mind

Have you always dreamed of being more organized? Learn how to make those dreams a reality. Sandra Wheeler – Professional Organizer and owner of For Peace of Mind – will talk about the cost of disorganization in your home, office and life. She will discuss the key steps and get you motivated to make a change this year.


Buy, Borrow, or Build

Savings Institute


Amazing Native Plants That Will Work In Your Garden

Presented By Sprigs & Twigs, Inc.

Linda K. Lillie, President and Senior Designer of Sprigs & Twigs, Inc. and native plant expert will explain what native plants are and why they are so important. She will show pictures and have handouts of native plants that will work in attendees gardens.


Construction Loans: Have You Ever Dreamed of Building Your Own Home?

Presented By Chelsea Groton Bank

Attend this seminar to learn about financing such a project from the mortgage professionals of Chelsea Groton Bank. Chelsea Groton finances many new construction homes and this presentation will explore the nuances of the construction mortgage loan process. Topics will include how to secure land, when to draft plans for the project, hiring a contractor, and the possibility of being your own builder or general contractor. Set yourself up for success by attending this informative seminar presented by experts in the field!


How to Hire a Contractor

Presented By Nutmeg Building and Remodeling LLC

This seminar covers methods to screen contractors by reputation and fact checking. Attendees will learn the importance of “getting it in writing.”


Preparing Your Home for Sale

Presented By Eastern CT Association of Realtors

Deciding when it’s right to sell your house, Hiring the right listing agent, preparing your home for sale, understanding how real estate markets work, setting the right price for your home, marketing your home, working with offers, finalizing the deal, closing on the sale of your home.


Spring Clearing – Get Organized

For Peace of Mind

Don’t just clean your house; ‘clear’ your house. Learn steps to organize what you use and love and how to let go of the rest. See your spaces differently and repurpose them. Sandra Wheeler – Professional Organizer and owner of For Peace of Mind – will share key steps to getting more organized in your home or office.