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Festival to Go at Andrew J. Townson School #39: Rochester, NY - October 24, 29, 30 2014

 

Festival to Go at School #39 took place over 3 days!

Friday, October 24, Allene Lind spoke to all the students in Grade 2.

 

Earthworms!

 

Wednesday, October 29, gathering in the library--members of Altrusa who so generously provided books to the school library.

 

Gathering of authors:  Elaine Costello, Rose O'Keefe, Vivian Vande Velde, Joan Baier

 

With school librarian, Catherine Buyer-Davis

 

Joan Baier begins her presentation to Grade 3.

 

Rose O'Keefe, speaking to Grade 4.

 

Back in the library with Cathy Buyer-Davis and VVV.

 

Elaine Costello reads to students in Kindergarten.

 

Elaine talks to students about her own book, and asks for suggestions.

 

Elaine reads from Will Hubbell's Pumpkin Jack.

 

Rose signs Altrusa-donated copies of her book, Frederick and Anna Douglass in Rochester, NY, in the library.

 

Altrusa members present certificate of appreciation to School #39 principal Jacquelyn Cox.

 

With Grade 4 teacher Ms. Brooks

 

 

 

a few of the Thursday, October 30 presenters:  Kathy Blasi, Vicki Schultz, Barbara Underhill

 

Barbara Underhill, speaking to kindergarten

 

Angela Zale, speaking to grade 3 students

 

Kevin Kurtz, speaking to grade 1