This summer, teens and tweens are invited to tap into their creativity with free, one-of-a-kind summer workshops at the West Milford Township Library. All programs will be held in the Town Hall meeting room, and require registration. For the Yoga class, you will need to have your parent/guardian sign a waiver.
Registration begins Monday, June 27. To register, call 973-728-2822, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the Adult/Teen Services Desk.
Wednesday, July 6, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.: Paper Mosaic: Up-cycle a sturdy gift box with paper mosaic art.
Wednesday, July 13 - 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.:Do you like computer games? Learn how to code at this free workshop. [middle school and high school]
Tuesday, July 19, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.:Yoga: Learn a variety of poses and the connection of movement and breath. Please bring a Yoga mat or towel.
Wednesday, July 27, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Eco-Friendly Art Journal: Re-purpose CD folders into journals with a message.
Wednesday, August 3, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Bioprint: Write a short bio and transform it into a giant thumbprint.
Ten local youths participated in West Milford Township's Teen/Tween Spring Break Poetry Contest. Our Poet-in-Residence was provided with copies of all entered poems without any identifying information. That means she judged all work on its literary merit alone, without being influenced by age, name or gender. Click the links below to view their poems.
First Place: Maquillaje by Fleur Kuhta
Second Place: The Planets by John Morgan Hughes
Third Place: Look Up by Stefani Janelli
Fourth Place: He Made It All by Thomas Kachler
Honorable Mention: Ford Mustangs by Andrew Malec
Honorable Mention: Sea Shell by Leyna Lewandoski
Honorable Mention: Someone by Connor Kopko
Honorable Mention: Accidents by Rebecca Girardin
Honorable Mention: Be On Broadway by Marie Parkin
Honorable Mention: Little Red Pen by Chloe Burns
Congratulations to these Ten Talented Teens & Tweens!
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