The Wayne County Council for the Arts will host Financial Planning for the Self-Employed, a seminar presented by American Express Financial Services. Deanna Morell, financial planner, will speak on the best methods for preserving and insuring financial security as a self-employed individual. The seminar will take place from 3:30-4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3, at the Arts Council’s new home at 108 West Miller St. in Newark. Everyone is welcome to attend. An $8 donation to the Art Council is requested. For more information call the Arts Council at 331-4593 or Deanna Morell at 331-1177.