Tweens/Teens Scenes

Offered in partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Nassau County

 

Thank you for supporting the Tweens/Teens Scenes in 2020! 

For Ages 10-18

Thursday, February 13, 3 - 5:30 pm

Fernandina Beach Middle School, 315 Citrona Dr, Fernandina Beach

& Callahan Middle School, 450121 Old Dixie Hwy, Callahan
 

Silver Sponsors: The Miller Family / WestRock

Fernandina Beach Middle School will host two celebrity authors:

 

Tween students heard from three noted authors, including Susan Viau, author of Samantha Hansen has Rocks in her Head; Eileen Meyer, author of The Superlative A. Lincoln; and Stacy Horan, author of Inland

 

Teen students met Margot Lee Shetterly, a Hampton, Virginia native, University of Virginia graduate, entrepreneur, and intrepid traveler who spent 11 years living in Mexico. Her book, Hidden Figures, tells the story of four female African American mathematicians at NASA, known as “colored computers,” and how they overcame gender and racial barriers to succeed in a highly challenging STEM-based career.

In addition,  from three noted authors: K.I. Knight, author of Fate/Freedom; Jana Laiz, author of Weeping Under This Same Moon; and Evelyn Holingue, author of All the Mountains We Can Climb, presented to students. 

 

At Callahan Middle School, two noted authors, Annette Laing, author of Look Ahead, Look Back; and Andrea Patten, author of The Inner Critic Advantage; presented to students.

Fernandina Middle School Speakers:

Callahan Middle School Speakers:

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