Youth Agency offering summer programs

The New Milford Youth Agency will offer several free programs this summer.

They will include breakfast at The Maxx on Railroad Street Thursday mornings from 10 a.m. to noon; a girls' book club for girls entering grades seven through nine in the fall Aug. 5 and 19 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.; high school girls' hikes Aug. 7; nature photography/hiking for youths in grade seven and up Aug. 4 and 6, departing from The Maxx at 12:30 p.m.; a "7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens" workshop Aug. 20 from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.; and a trail cleanup Aug. 5 and 17 from 2 to 5:30 p.m., departing from The Maxx.

For more information and sign up, call 860- 354-0047 and ask for Alison for the book club and girls' hikes; Laura or Stacey for the nature photography; Laura for the workshop; and Stacey for the cleanup.