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Students Celebrate National Peace Day

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Students at Grimsrud Elementary celebrated National Peace Day a day early. 

Even some parents joined in as the entire school sat out on the school's front lawn and sang songs, listened to stories and watched the creation of a peace painting. 

"Alie LaRock showed us how peace in her heart is through art, and Kris Kitko showed us today how peace for her is though music," says Peace Day chairperson Janet Bassingthwaite. "And so, I think for the kids, the best part was just seeing all the ways that you can celebrate this whole abstract idea of peace."

Each student created a peace token, and after the celebration, placed it in the new peace garden Grimsrud created for the holiday.
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