A free workshop for teens will be held November 18 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the Castro Valley Library on how to complete a college application and write a personal statement essay.
Participants will learn about the steps in writing a winning personal statement and will get to critique a sample admissions essay. There will be a discussion of what college admissions officials are looking for in an application.
For information call 510-667-7900.
The library is located at 3600 Norbridge Avenue and is easy walking distance from the Castro Valley BART station.