Residents of the Greater New Milford area are invited to donate gently used and modern prom dresses and accessories for the upcoming "Reinvent the Dress" event.

Donations of prom dresses, shoes, jewelry, purses, prom and hair accessories will be offered to students who otherwise might not be able to afford such items.

Students will have an opportunity to try and choose a dress and/or accessories of their choice for free -- although donations will be accepted --April 11-12 from 2:30 to 4 p.m. at the school.

Donations of items may be dropped off at the main office at the school on Route 7 South Mondays through Fridays from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. through April 10.