Alex Burrowes, a seventh grader from Fairfield, won a prize at the party. Credits: Catherine Spinella
Freshmen Lisa Giuffre of Fairfield and Sam Schwarz of North Caldwell enjoy the "Divergent" party at the library. Credits: Catherine Spinella
Samantha Luk, an eighth grader from Fairfield, and Isabelle Wenzke. a seventh grader from North Caldwell, enjoy the party. Credits: Catherine Spinella
Christian Caggiano, a seventh grader from North Caldwell, tries archery at the party. Credits: Catherine Spinella
Some of the "Divergent" cupcakes enjoyed by students. Credits: Catherine Spinella
West Essex Regional School Libraries Host "Divergent Party"
Sunday, March 30, 2014 • 9:37am
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The West Essex High School and Middle School Libraries celebrated the movie debut of the Veronica Roth book "Divergent" with a party March 18 after school in the High School Library. More than 35 middle and high school students participated in activities with a "Divergent" theme, including a trivia contest, "archery," fitness, tattoos, "Pin the Protagonist to the Ferris Wheel," Fact or Fiction, and paper flower making.