Guest speakers visit Milton

WEST MILTON — Five speakers gave presentations to the five third grade classes May 14 at the Milton-Union elementary School.

Bob Menker covered transportation, Rev. Steve Peters gave the history of churches in West Milton; Barb Cecil opened her trunk of vintage clothing, Ron Berner talked about what it was like to grow up in West Milton and Sean Mitchell talked about the importance of charities.T

he five classes walked downtown on May 15 to listen to speakers talk about the history of the buildings. Candy Curry, Jim Sarver, Wintson and Theda Klepinger, Matt Gingrich and Dr. Cliff Poling each covered a different block on both sides of the street. Dr. Poling and Gingrich took the classes inside to see the inside of the vaults that were part of their financial related buildings.

This activity is to help the third grade teachers fulfill their required history curriculum.