SCLSNJ's Talk It Up programming brings Congressman Lance to Somerset Intermediate School

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Congressman Leonard Lance, Somerset Intermediate School Principal Reginald Sainte-Rose, and SCLSNJ's North Plainfield Memorial Library branch Librarian Amy Behr. Credits: SCLSNJ
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Congressman Leonard Lance poses with members of Somerset Intermediate School's Student Council.  Credits: SCLSNJ
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Congressman Lance's public speaking advice: "Pretend you are speaking to someone in a normal, everyday conversation; pretend you're talking to your friend." Credits: SCLSNJ
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Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) visited Somerset Intermediate School in North Plainfield on Tuesday to meet with over 80 students and faculty. Lance took students' questions for over an hour on current events and issues facing the country. Lance was introduced by members of the student council. He urged all students to stay interested and engaged in public service. The visit was a part of the SCLSNJ's North Plainfield Memorial Library branch Talk It Up grant programming. For more information, visit SCLSNJ.org/s/TalkItUp. During District Work Periods, Congressman Lance visits New Jersey schools, businesses, and town halls to meet constituents and update them on his work in Washington.

Somerset County Library System of New Jersey (SCLSNJ) partners with you to connect, to explore, to share and to discover. Together we enrich lives, expand knowledge and strengthen communities. SCLSNJ branches can be found in Bridgewater, Bound Brook, Hillsborough, Manville, North Plainfield, Peapack & Gladstone, Rocky Hill at Mary Jacobs Memorial Library, Somerville, Warren Township and Watchung. Additionally, there are two SCLSNJ reading stations in Branchburg and Washington Valley. Visit SCLSNJ.org for further information about library services offered at SCLSNJ.

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