Photo story: Cookies and Canvas draws more than 200 to Howard-Ellis fundraiser
NILES — Howard-Ellis Elementary School’s Parent Teacher Organization hosted a Cookie and Canvas event Thursday, Dec. 6.
Families were invited to come together for a night of painting, refreshments and a visit from Santa Claus. Art teacher Richelle Bower taught those who attended how to paint a festive reindeer. Proceeds for the event were raised assist in costs for field trips, scholarships, school store and library funding. (Leader photos/KELSEY HAMMON)
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