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Nim and the War Effort

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.

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Recycling is not a new idea. During World War II, children on the home front helped the war effort by salvaging scrap. Children aged eight to nine, join us for a fun afternoon listening to a story about a young girl helping the war effort and participate in activities to learn about World War II.


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