October 19, 2012

Backpack full of books honors longtime AAUW board member

Jessica Lane, Staff Writer,
The Express-Star

CHICKASHA — This backpack and the books it contains were purchased by the Chickasha Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) in memory of long-time member Eleanor Edmonson. Mrs. Edmonson was honored in this way because of her lifelong interest in children and reading. She served as a Board Member for Washita Valley Community Action Council/Head Start from 2006-2012. Children are allowed to take the backpack for a few days. The books included are: The Very Hungry Catepillar, The Poky Little Puppy, Moo Baa La La La!, Jonathan Goes to the Library, Pat the Bunny and Good Night Moon.