College essay seminar at Trackside

High school students looking for some help in writing a college entrance essay are invited to a seminar on Monday, Nov. 11, 7 p.m., at Trackside Teen Center on Station Road.

Bill Peltz will present “The Art of Writing an Effective College Essay.” Mr. Peltz is the founder of Soar for Success and is an award-winning master teacher with nearly 40 years of experience. He is offering this free workshop to students and parents in order to teach the necessary skills and techniques of writing high-quality college essays.

In addition to speaking on essay writing, Mr. Peltz will broach the sensitive subject of “Reducing Tension at Home.” Knowing first-hand how the college process often brings added stressors to family life, Mr. Peltz will discuss some of the best ways to avoid and deal with the stress as it arises.

Information:,, or call 203-834-2888.