FRIENDS AND FOOD. Al Powers (left) chats with Bob Oleksiak at the Strawberry Festival held by the First Religious Society on June 22. (Photo by Ellen Huber)
FLOOD RELIEF. Seventh graders Maggie Prentice (left), Raquel de Alderete and Stevie Mundel are surrounded by donations they collected for Lazarus
House, a Lawrence homeless shelter that lost tons of supplies in the recent floods. (Courtesy photo)
PARENTS WITH CAMERAS. Observers and photographers watch Mrs. Walker's second-grade class perform a folk tale. (Photo by Rik Pierce)
THE PLAYERS. Second-graders act out the folk tale "Mouse Deer's Market," playing deer, tigers, monkeys, crocodiles, elephants and other creatures.
(Photo by Rik Pierce)
BUCKETS O' BERRIES, BIG SMILES. Tan Xhang and her son, Lin Xu, are delighted with their helpings of strawberries last Thursday at the annual
Strawberry Festival. (Photo by Ellen Huber)