Follow Us

Twitter

Rotary Club Donates Dictionaries In Ansonia

by Press Release | Nov 8, 2017 10:09 pm

( ) Log in Facebook to Post a Comment | E-mail the Author

Posted to: Ansonia, News by You

Ansonia Rotary Club members John Yeager and Rich Knoll handed out personal dictionaries to Karen Clayton’s third grade class at Assumption School this week, completing the Club’s annual contribution to local education.

The Club purchased dictionaries for all of 200 of Ansonia’s third graders. Assumption staff and students welcomed the gift, and then located the longest word in the English language in the books and attempted to pronounce it.

The distribution of dictionaries at Assumption followed distributions at Mead and Prendergast Schools in the previous weeks, and was organized by Rotary Club member and Superintendent Carol Merlone and Club President Lori Veillette.

The annual purchase and distribution is part of the Ansonia Rotary Club’s Community Services progam. The Ansonia Rotary Club meets for lunch weekly at Crave Restaurant. For more information, go to www.ansoniarotary.org, or call 203-888-1101

Share this story with others.

Share |

Comments

Events Calendar

PosterWallAdd your Poster

Sponsors

Knight Foundation Valley Foundation The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Sponsors have no input into or responsibility for articles published on this site.

V.I.S. Site Design & Development

smartpill design