BENNINGTON - "Keeping the'Gold' in Your Golden Years," a retirement planning workshop, will be presented by Lisa Helme, Director of Financial Literacy and Communications, Vermont State Treasurer's Office on Saturday, Feb. 9 from 2-4 p.m. at the Bennington Free Library. Personal strategies for covering retirement expenses will be discussed. Pre-registration is required by Jan. 31. To register call the Bennington Free Library at 802-442-9051 or send an email to reference@

The Bennington Free Library is located at 101 Silver Street in Bennington and is wheelchair accessible.