The Side Door Program in Montclair runs throughout the school year and offers a cool place for middle school kids to hang out after school. The program is back for another school year, thanks to being selected as one of the recipients of a fall 2010 grant from the Montclair Foundation.
Side Door is run by Union Congregational Church in Montclair. Kids register (with their parents signature) and have a place to watch movies, play games, eat pizza and just hang with their friends on Friday afternoons.
Who: Middle school kids and older.
What: Drop-in program for middle school kids and older. Play basketball, ping pong, board games, watch movies and more. Soda, chips and pizza for sale.
Where: Union Congregational Church, 176 Cooper Avenue, Montclair, NJ, 07043.
When: Re-opens Sept. 23, 2011, 2:15 pm – 5 pm. Open most Friday the public schools are in session.
Cost: Free. Register here.