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A ‘Center’ of attention for teenagers in East Greenwich

March 13, 2014

A young teenager takes a shot inside the gymnasium at Eldredge Elementary School last Friday evening as part of the East Greenwich Teen Center, a recreational place that offers area youths a social outlet.

EAST GREENWICH — Three decades ago, Dan Casey was a child in need of a social outlet.

Growing up in East Greenwich among five other siblings by a single mother without the privileges the majority of residents enjoy on a regular basis, Casey, then at the young age of six years old, first heard of a program being formed at United Methodist Church where local adults and role models within the town were getting children of all walks of life engaged in recreational activities.

For the rest of this story and more local news, pick up a copy of the East Greenwich Pendulum.

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