DUMMERSTON — AARP Vermont, in collaboration with the Lydia Taft Pratt Library and the Dummerston Community Center, presents part two of a three-part fraud awareness series. At 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, the series continues with Fraud, Scams, and Con Artists: Coming to a Computer Near You - the why, how and basic defense regarding scams perpetrated over the internet. The final program of the series, Identity Theft: Steal Your Name, Steal Your Life, is slated for June 4.
The speaker for the series is Elliott Greenblott, AARP Vermont Fraud Watch coordinator. Greenblott, who has coordinated the program since 2015, currently writes a bi-weekly fraud education column for the Brattleboro Reformer as well as other New England Newspapers and hosts a community television series entitled Mr. Scammer which is produced by GNAT-TV in Sunderland, Vermont and aired on community access channels around the state.
All programs will be presented at the Dummerston Community Center, 156 West St. Programs are free, open to the public, and appropriate for audiences of all ages. The library can be contacted at 802-258-9878.