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Yorktown Montessori School Book Fair Benefits Children's Hospital

Students at Our Montessori School in Yorktown dressed in costumes for the book fair.
Students at Our Montessori School in Yorktown dressed in costumes for the book fair. Photo Credit: Contributed
The book fair at Our Montessori School in Yorktown benefited the Maria Fareri Children's Hospital.
The book fair at Our Montessori School in Yorktown benefited the Maria Fareri Children's Hospital. Photo Credit: Contributed

YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Students at Our Montessori School in Yorktown showed their school and community spirit recently at the school’s annual Scholastic Book Fair.

Each day for a week leading up to the book fair, students brought in bags of loose change and raised $180 to purchase books for the family resource room at Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital in Valhalla.

Each book includes a “get well” bookmark created by OMS students. This is the second year the students have organized this donation.

This year’s book fair, organized by the school’s senior class (grades four-six), featured games, crafts and reading to engage the school’s junior classes (grades one-three), kindergarten and preschool students.

Kids wore costumes, played games and enjoyed story time. OMS families also made sure that classroom wish lists were fulfilled by purchasing books for teachers.

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