- Launch My Idea
- College Essay Workshop
- Job Opportunities
- Rise Above Leadership Group
- Dancing mindfulness
Launch My Idea
This newest program for high school students allows those with a talent, hobby, or passion to share it with others by organizing a youth program. For more information, visit our Launch My Idea page.
College Essay Workshop
High School Seniors: Let's get started!
Need help getting started with your college essay? Join us for a two-session workshop in which you'll learn the importance of the application essay, brainstorm essay topics based on your unique talents and interests, and work on your first draft.
Space is limited.
WHEN: Monday, September 17th and Monday September 24th
WHERE: Ellington Youth Services, 31 Arbor Way
TIME: 6:30 to 8:30 PM
FEE: $25 per night or $40 for both (pay at the door, cash or check)
REGISTER: email EssayEdit18@gmail.com
Instructors: Kathy and Ali Larew
Applications for summer work will be accepted beginning April 1st.
Please see employment application on tab.
Please check back for more information.
Rise Above is leadership group made up of high school students with a mission of offering high school students the opportunity to learn and apply leadership skills along with being role models to their peers and younger students. They provide various community services activities and programs. For more information, visit our Rise Above page.
Dancing Mindfulness uses the art form of dance as the primary medium of discovering mindful awareness.Through a variety of music and movement, and with respect to the attitudes of mindfulness, participants tap into their body's own healing resources and come away feeling relaxed, empowered and rejuvenated.
No Dance experience needed.
Instructor: Tressa Giordano
WHEN: Thursday, October 18th and November 15th
TIME: 6:45 to 7:30 pm
PLACE: Ellington Senior Center, 40 Maple Street
FEE: $5 per class
REGISTER: Email Tressa Giordano at firstname.lastname@example.org.