Adulting 101-Summer Series

July 12, 2022 - August 2, 2022 Sessions are offered every Tuesday from 1-2 pm EST, July 12-August 2, 2022

Registration Deadline: August 1, 2022 - 11:45PM


Contact: Ellie Baden, or Katherine Jamieson,

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Are you ready to leave for college or be out on your own? Are you prepared to do adult tasks and have skills to be successful? Michigan State University Extension's Adulting 101 programs help teenagers and young adults demystify the obscure reality of being an “adult” through engaging educational sessions. Each session is packed full of important life skills and tools necessary to live independently.

Join us on Zoom!

Every Tuesday

July 12 - Aug 2, 2022

1-2 p.m. EST


July 12: Getting Organized

Learn about various digital tools to help you stay organized. We will discuss how to make a to-do list, keep an organized calendar, reduce clutter, and find things faster.


July 19: Home Food Preservation

Learn what blanching is, what foods need to be blanched and why, what foods freeze well, and what foods don’t. These tips will help you preserve your foods and save money.


July 26: Informed Renter

Know your rights and responsibilities as a tenant. We will talk about the rental process from finding a place to live to moving out.


August 2: Healthy U

How to keep yourself healthy now and in the future? Learn some strategies and ways to advocate for your wellness, stay mentally, and physically healthy as you transition into adulthood.



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