How to Become a Notary will be the topic of a free workshop from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, at the Monticello Branch Library at Monticello.

The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center at the University of Arkansas at Monticello will sponsor the workshop.

“The Arkansas Secretary of State’s Office will walk participants through the notary application process and discuss best practices and issues facing notaries today,” according to a news release. “All current and prospective notaries public are encouraged to attend because special emphasis will be given to new laws that have recently passed affecting all notaries.”

The registration deadline is 3 p.m. Oct. 1. Details: Lavonica Davis, UAM, 870-460-1266.