February 13, 2018Volunteer Readers Make Stories Come Alive in Our Preschools On Thursday, Feb. 1, staff and community volunteers read Strictly No Elephants and/or other picture books in all three of our preschools as part of World Read Aloud Day. Now in its 10th year, World Read Aloud Day is observed in 27 countries. A big thank you to all those who gave of their time to bring stories to our youngest students! Some of the volunteers for World Read Aloud Day in the preschools on Feb. 1 (clockwise from upper left): Denise Riggs-Ray at King CDC, Julia Liepman at King CDC, Lea Baechler-Brabo at Franklin, Gary Gibson at Hopkins, Carol Pacheco at Hopkins and Kimberle Sanders at Franklin. Photo credits: Barbara Scheifler at Hopkins, Becca Todd at King, Charles Burress at Franklin.