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Windsor County Mentors celebrates National Mentoring Month through library outreach

Thursday, Jan. 9 at 4:30 p.m—NORWICH—As part of its annual celebration during National Mentoring Month, Windsor County Mentors is holding three mentoring information events in public libraries in Windsor County. At each of these sessions, a Windsor County Mentors staff member will be joined by one or more mentors and mentees to share information with the public about WCM programs and the powerful impact of mentoring on the lives of children. These library events are open to the public; anyone who is interested in or curious about mentoring is encouraged to attend.

These outreach events will be held as follows:

-Thursday, Jan. 9, at 4:30 p.m.  at the Norwich Public Library, 368 Main St.

-Tuesday, Jan. 14, at 5 p.m. at the Windsor Public Library, 43 State St.

-Thursday, Jan. 16, at 6 p.m. at the Springfield Town Library, 43 Main St.

In the event of inclement weather, each participating library will post any necessary updates for the scheduled events.

Windsor County Mentors creates and supports mentoring partnerships between caring adults and Windsor County youth to help children thrive. Mentoring partners share activities, create friendships, and build community connections, guiding children as they develop their sense of self, their interests, and their resilience in the face of the challenges youth face today.

For more information about Windsor County Mentors, contact Matthew Garcia at directorwc@outlook.com or Julianne Harden at windsorcm@outlook.com, or call the WCM office at 802-674-5101.

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