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Newark Thrives! Citywide Lights On! Afterschool-Newark

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John F. Kennedy Recreation Center

211 West Kinney Street

Newark, NJ 07103

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In partnership with OST program providers Newark Thrives! will be hosting “Citywide Lights On! Afterschool-Newark”, on Saturday, October 27th from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm at John F. Kennedy Recreation Center, located at 211 W Kinney Street, Newark, NJ 07103. Lights On! Afterschool is a nationwide event celebrating afterschool programs and their important role in the lives of children, families and communities. Lights On! Afterschool sends a powerful message that millions more kids need quality afterschool programs.This event will provide a space for Newark community organizations and program providers to promote youth services and recruit young people to their youth programs. Newark youth and families will engage in hands-on learning activities and fun workshops, receive free food and giveaways all while enjoying the amazing amenities of John F. Kenedy Recreation Center which include the center's gymnasium, activity rooms, and live entertainment from the Lights On! Youth Talent Spotlight Stage.

We invite Newark youth, families, educators, and program providers to join us in the celebration of Newark afterschool programs and engage in this opportunity to learn more about programs & services available to young people within the community.

OST programs, and youth service vendors are strongly encouraged to REGISTER by Tuesday, October 9th at the link below to secure an informational table for this event: http://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LightsOn2018

Thank you for your support! If you have any questions feel free to reach out to our Program Manager Shane Fuller via email at sfuller@newark-thrives.org or via phone 973-769-5169.

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