PATERSON, NJ -  Paterson Public Schools, along with various city organizations, will be hosting a Boys Leadership Summit on Saturday at International High School at 8:15 am

The flier on the event is calling it "a community forum to take ownership of the problems facing our youth in our community.''  As part of the program, boys would be referred to various mentoring groups in the city.

The event is free to al middle school and high school boys and their parents. The organizers also are providing free breakfast and lunch.

For additional information, call Clifton Thompson (973) 930-0371, Kenneth L. Simmons (201) 538-6143 or Michael J. Smith (973) 851-2240.