PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRANDGirl Scout Troop 6056 members and leader Eve Smith came up with the idea to install a buddy bench at St. Ann School, 435 S. 6th St., Emmaus. The idea of a buddy bench was created by a first grade student, Christian Bucks, of York. His family was planning to move to Germany and he saw his new school had a similar bench on one of the playgrounds. The family ended
St. Ann School Principal Diana Kile talks about the bench to the children during the dedication.
Girl Scouts are recognized during a recent dedication ceremony as well as the Troop Leader Eve Smith. Girl Scouts pictured include, left to right: Sienna Brawn, Addison Miller, Amailee Sanchez, Marian Smith, Rose Alsleben and Alyssa Russo.
A plaque is placed on the bench with more information.