RiseUP for Arts Creative Leadership Program (Off-site)

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Program Description


Ages 13-18: Teens who participate in this series will attend four workshops to learn how to plan, create, and install a mural for the Teen Room at the Noah Webster Library. This art installation will help beautify the library and help promote teen mental health and well being. 

  • Monday 6/17 session: Art/Mural basics
  • Tuesday 6/18 session: Design mural concept
  • Thursday 6/20 session: Begin painting mural
  • Friday 6/21: Complete mural

Please commit to the entire series. Teens must provide their own transportation to and from the RiseUP for Arts studio in Hartford.

Questions? Contact the Teen Department at kkarp@westhartfordCT.gov.


Special thanks to the West Hartford Public Library Foundation and the West Hartford Prevention Partnership for generously providing the funding for The Creative Leadership Program and mural.


Any individual requiring an accommodation to participate in a library program should contact the library two weeks prior to the program. Please use the contact information listed on this page.