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WebEx: College & Scholarship Essay Writing

Entering grades 9-12

2020-08-04 14:00:00 2020-08-04 16:00:00 America/New_York WebEx: College & Scholarship Essay Writing

Tuesday, August 04
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Add to Calendar 2020-08-04 14:00:00 2020-08-04 16:00:00 America/New_York WebEx: College & Scholarship Essay Writing This workshop will focus on developing ideas, the use of clear and persuasive language, first draft, and editing.

Virtual Program

This workshop will focus on developing ideas, the use of clear and persuasive language, first draft, and editing.

Feel free to have essay questions and current drafts on-hand. You will be given the option to send your drafts to the instructor prior to the workshop. Local author Janine De Tillio Cammarata has years of experience writing college essays.

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This online program uses the WebEx live streaming platform. It will require access to a computer, mobile device with the WebEx app installed, and/or a phone for audio-only access.

Please provide a valid email address to receive the WebEx meeting invite. 

If you have not received an email with WebEx information at least one hour before the event, please email cphreference@sals.eduPlease do not try to join the meeting more than 10 minutes early.

AGE GROUP: | Teens |

EVENT TYPE: | Workshop |

TAGS: | Virtual Program |

Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Phone: 518-371-8622
Library Director
Alex Gutelius

Hours
Mon, Aug 03 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Tue, Aug 04 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Wed, Aug 05 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Thu, Aug 06 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Fri, Aug 07 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Sat, Aug 08 12:00PM to 3:00PM
Sun, Aug 09 Closed

About the library

The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library provides a wide range of materials, programs, and services to the residents of Clifton Park and Halfmoon. We are a member of the Southern Adirondack Library System. Our mission is to nurture and foster community connections by providing the space and resources for patrons to be educated, entertained, and enriched. Our vision is to be at the heart of our community. The go-to place to meet, learn, and do. 

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