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From left, standing, Laura Dunlap, assistant principal, and Stacey Milton, principal; and sitting, Jeani Moniotte, author, and Amy Millet, librarian, prepare for Seventh Ward Elementary’s annual Family Literacy Night on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017. The theme was based on Moniotte’s book “Crawfish Stew.” Families participated in several literacy stations, were able to meet the author and could visit the Scholastic book fair. Catering Cajun of Louisiana donated crawfish stew that was served and Raising Cane's and Sonic of Denham Springs donated meal coupons to all students who participated in the event.

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Seventh Ward Elementary’s annual Family Literacy Night on Nov. 14 was based on Jeani Moniotte’s book “Crawfish Stew.”

Families were able to meet the author, participate in literacy stations, visit the Scholastic book fair and eat crawfish stew donated by Catering Cajun of Louisiana. Raising Cane's and Sonic of Denham Springs donated meal coupons to all students who participated in the event.