Frank And Grace Wow The Kids

by Allan Appel | Jul 13, 2016 7:30 am

Allan Appel Photo Sensing fresh lanolin on your hand. Feeling that wool is “jagged” yet smooth at the same time. Spinning yarn and making felt. Learning that to shear is to leave some hair above the skin and to shave is to cut it all off. Just getting outside on a sunny day and appreciating nature’s creatures.

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Graduation, The Sequel

by David Yaffe-Bellany | Jul 9, 2016 10:09 pm | Comments (5)

It had all the trappings of a traditional high school graduation —  a podium, a processional, a series of speeches by school administrators who preached hard work and big dreams.

But the second Hillhouse High School graduation ceremony in a month was far from a typical end-of-year celebration.

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