The Shorebirds Community Fund and Sherman paid a visit to the Northwestern Elementary School PTA meeting in Mardela Springs to award them a check for $500. Northwestern Elementary School was one of over a 100 schools that participated in the 2013 Hit the Books reading program presented by Dr. James M. Crouse at The Brace Place and came in second place in the ticket redemption contest.
If you are interested in signing up your school for the 2014 Hit the Books program, contact Shawn Schoolcraft at 410-219-3112 ext. 168.
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