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Scotch Plains Public Library to Host After-School Club for Middle School Students

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Starting on Monday, Jan. 9, kids in grades 5-8 are invited to Teen Scene to relax, socialize, and have fun every Monday and Wednesday after school at the Scotch Plains Public Library. From 3:30-4:30 p.m., students can complete homework in our gallery space or head into the meeting room for games, snacks, and make activities with friends. No registration is required.  Please note that the library will be closed on Monday, Jan. 16. 

These events are free for students in grades 5-8. For more information, call 908-322-5007 x 204, email library@scotlib.org, or stop by the Reference Desk. For more information about other upcoming teen activities, visit www.scotlib.org/teens. Scotch Plains Public Library is located at 1927 Bartle Avenue, one block from Park Ave. in the center of town.

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