The Dutch Fork administration, custodians and Earth Club sent a truck of used books to Books for Africa in Atlanta, Georgia. This effort provides books for students who have limited access to instructional materials.
Students at St. John Neumann learned to cut and weave plastic grocery bags on pizza box looms. The “sit-upon” mats they made will be donated to Columbia’s homeless. Former students, now at Cardinal Newman HS, were on hand to help.
1st-5th-grade students in the Koinonia of Columbia Summer School Program learned about recycling, composting and seed planting from Jane Hiller, Sonoco Recycling and Karen Jackson, Clemson Extension Water Resources.