04/20/16 8:00am
ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO Third grader Kenzie Montoya with writing mentor Christine Pelletier at the 2Rs4Fun program at the library.

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTO Third grader Kenzie Montoya with writing mentor Christine Pelletier at the 2Rs4fun! program at the library.

Kids have big imaginations and they are often natural story tellers.

But getting those stories down on paper can be challenging, especially for younger children who are just starting to develop their writing and language skills.

That’s where “2Rs4fun!” comes in. It’s a writing program that pairs Shelter Island third and fourth graders with adult mentors for 10 weekly sessions each fall and spring at the Shelter Island Library. (more…)