Prom Closet benefits teens

Published on: February 05, 2009

The Fifth Annual Prom Dress Give-Away benefiting teens without the financial means to purchase a dress for prom this spring is set at Lone Star College-CyFair Branch Library, 9191 Barker Cypress.

The dresses are free to the recipients and are theirs to keep thanks to community donations.

Dresses will be available for teens in need to try on and take home at no charge from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays March 21, March 28 (room change to Kids Korner), April 4, April 11, April 18 and April 25 in the library, room 131 as well as by appointment.

Teens in need of a dress should contact the Youth Service Specialist at their high school or Prom Closet organizers Nancy Flanakin, LSC-CyFair Friends of the Library president, at meaford8510@yahoo.com or LSC-CyFair Teen Librarian Elise Sheppard at elise.j.sheppard@lonestar.edu or 281-290-5248.