Side Door is a free Friday after-school drop-in center open to all Montclair middle school students located at Union Congregational Church at 176 Cooper Ave. in Montclair, NJ 07042.
Side Door was established 12 years ago to provide Montclair middle school students with an alternative to hanging out in Upper Montclair. Open most Fridays after school lets out, Side Door offers a wide variety of activities to attract and engage middle schoolers and to encourage them to be active.
Visit us at sidedoormontclair.org in order to register and for more information. In January 0f 2016 we will open our second location at the Park House at Glenfield Park.
The center is chaperoned by adult volunteers from the community, while volunteers from MSU (Montclair State University) and MHS (Montclair High School) serve as mentors and participate in a variety of recreational activities. Director, Susan Johnson, has been giving Middle School students a safe, cool hangout, for 12 years.
Visit our website to donate to our various programs at www.sidedoormontclair.org. We ALWAYS need snacks, drinks, and other goods, so please consider donating one of the items listed below. They'll be shipped right to us. Thank you for your support!