Rotarian Linda DeForest gathers with children from Northmead Elementary for the annual event. — Photos by Maddy Houk
The Patterson Rotary Club has been busy this week distributing 522 dictionaries to every third-grader in the Patterson Joint Unified School District, Sacred Heart Catholic School and New Jerusalem School in Vernalis. This is the sixth year local Rotarians have visited the schools for dictionary distribution. Rotarians are pictured dispensing dictionaries to 94 third-graders at Northmead Elementary School on Tuesday, Oct. 1.