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8/18/2016 - Art of the College Essay

MEDIA RELEASE, August 18, 2016, Southbury, CT

Art of the College Essay

Get a jump on the college application essay process. Students in grades 9-12 may join us for two workshops led by essay coach Kate Callahan.

Myths & Truths about College Application Essays
Thursday, September 15 - 7:30 to 8:45 pm

Teenagers reach many milestones as they grow. Writing a college application essay is one. Essay coach Kate Callahan will talk candidly about what really matters in the essay process. Teens AND parents welcome!

Jump Start Your Essay Process
Saturday, October 22 - 2:00 to 4:00 pm

From brainstorming to outlining to writing their highly anticipated first line, students will be guided through steps to clarify and inspire their writing process. All students will leave with at least an outline and an intro paragraph. Laptops encouraged but not mandatory.

Registration is required. Please call the Reference Desk at 203-262-0626 ext. 130 for information or registration.


Contact: Heather Szaley Aronson
Southbury Public Library Teen Department
203-262-0626 ext. 110