Tag Archives: Arvon Township School

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Posted in December 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , | 25 Comments

Somewhere under the rainbow and between pink roses

Hello, dear friends and readers. Isn’t the rainbow photo truly lovely? It’s a picture taken by Anne, our county treasurer, just after a recent rainstorm.  It’s the little K-6 elementary school where I work.  Perhaps our tiny school is the … Continue reading

Posted in August 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 32 Comments

Day in My Life: Inside a two-room schoolhouse

Imagine you’re a six-year-old in 1911.  You live on a farm about a mile from the nearest neighbor.  It’s time for you to be educated, Ma says.  You’ve got new shoes–your first shoes ever–and you’ll walk with your big brother … Continue reading

Posted in April 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

With tears streaming down my face…

It’s my daughter’s fault. She ignited a memory this morning, a very cherished memory of our children’s elementary years. As many of you know, we live in a small township with about 460 residents (down twenty folks since the 2000 … Continue reading

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You can’t call that just a Bubble!

Let’s pretend we’re back in school and our teacher said, “Write a story about what you did today.” This blog is the story of my day.  (Yes, yes, many blogs are stories about my day.  But this one has photographs … Continue reading

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The second blog you’ve all been waiting for…Meet my friend & blog-reader Susan from across the bay!

Hello readers!  This is the second in a series of introductions.  Did you remember I promised (way back in August) to introduce you to some of the regular blog readers/commenters ?  The first one was Laurie Buchanan.  The second guest blog … Continue reading

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We interrupt this regularly scheduled blog…

…for a local public service announcement!      As some of you may know, I work for the Arvon Township School.  I work three mornings a week (one of my part-time jobs) as the Business Manager.   Our little school is a … Continue reading

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