World Children’s Day

By Michael Dunlap for The News-Star

Dee Scallan, author of the Moby Pincher series, left, shows some kids how to do the lighting bug dance at the World Children’s Day on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2008. The Monroe’s Ronald McDonald House and the Ouachita Parish Public Librarys celebrated the World Children’s Day on Saturday. Local authors Cindy Foust, Carol Johnson, Dee Scallan read to children from books they have written and Olympic winner Hollis Conway talked about his Olympic experience. The Stomp Team from the OK program performed.