Happy 100th Birthday to Ranger; 59th birthday to our library volunteer Trent Brown; and 9th birthday to our newest library patron Gabby Lopez. Gabby’s family and friends gave her a
Time Capsule Do Not Open Until April 2044 Buried April 7, 2019 Stone provided by Charman Family
Photo by Margaret Hetrick
BIG FISH!--Heath Sellers (R) and daughter Pepper Jo Sellers (L) pictured. David Seaton and Heath Sellers caught a 40 lb. catfish at Lake Leon over the weekend.
April 5, 2019
Your Ranger City Librarian and husband delivered school supplies last week to elementary students playing outside at recess in Roatan, Honduras. Their concrete courtyard was secured with razor wire and a locked gate. No playground equipment at all, but the children all seemed cheerful. I asked four girls, sitting on a windowsill, “Can I take your picture?” A dozen more kids quickly crowded in for the shot. Before we left, I gave the speech about the value of learning and working and listening to their teachers. That cute little girl next to me pointed to the girl next to her and said, “She doesn’t know English.” I told Jimmy, “We should have tried playing London Bridge!” Maybe we can visit again someday.
Our library was closed last week while Jim and I vacationed aboard Carnival Freedom’s cruise ship, anchoring at Ports of Call in Cozumel, Belize, and Roatan, Honduras. We’ve sailed out