Grandparents Day celebrated at Cassville schools

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Seeing a grandmother and grandchild smiling together is probably the best thing in the world, and 5-year-old Mackenna Russell and grandmother Joan Russell got to play and laugh together on Friday at Cassville schools’ Grandparents Day. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com

Seeing a grandmother and grandchild smiling together is probably the best thing in the world, and 5-year-old Mackenna Russell and grandmother Joan Russell got to play and laugh together on Friday at Cassville schools’ Grandparents Day.

Grandparents Day is a national holiday celebrated the first Sunday after Labor Day since 1978. Local schools use this time to invite grandparents into the classrooms of their grandchildren for some quality time. In Michelle Ramaeker’s Kinder Academy class on Friday, Aaronaceigh Litchfield, 5, and grandma, Tabitha Cunningham, read a book together. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
Time spent with grandparents is the best time. Grandparents Chris and Carrie Fox spent some time with grandson Caiden Fox, 5, on Friday at Cassville’s Grandparents Day celebration. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
Harold Henson stopped by the Cassville school on Friday to spend some time with his granddaughter, Addison Henson, 6, in her first-grade classroom during the school Grandparents Day celebration. Jordan Privett/jprivett@cassville-democrat.com
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