Youth Empowerment Showcase (YES!)

Newton /
| 22 Apr 2024 | 10:47

The Center for Prevention & Counseling in Newton kicked off its 50th anniversary celebration April 10 with a Youth Empowerment Showcase (YES!) at Sussex County Community College’s Performing Arts Center.

On display were drawings, art and essays of children and teenagers about the importance of steering clear of substances, such as alcohol, marijuana and vaping.

Also included were submissions to the center’s “What’s Your Anti-Drug, What Makes You Happy” and “Achieving My Dreams, Alcohol-Free” contests.