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Chugga Chugga Choo Choo

Bobbie Dirks was in the Gallatin national Forest trail guiding when she was asked to come to Nevada City as a docent, in 2001, for living history. she quickly fell in love with the steam engine, #12 and volunteered to clean the locomotive. according to Roger Williams, “Dirks learned everything she could about the operation and maintenance.

PHOTO COURTESY JANET DOCHNAHL

28th Ennis Science Fair

“I truly had a great experience with my first science fair because of how many people stepped up to help me put it on. Janet Douchnal, Kaye Suzuki, Marc Elser, and Ms. Newman especially took so much of their own time to teach me how to set everything up and keep things running smoothly.

Photos courtesy AMANDA HEDGES

AJ’s Furballs

“Knowing I’m making a small part of the world a better place by caring teaches me that I have the ability to change the way people treat animals. Animals are the teachers on Earth, they are also spirit guides. They are with us at the different stages of our lives, they teach us, guide us, and in some cases protect us.

PHOTO BY HEATHER KENWORTHY

I Have A Dream

I have a dream that everyone would obey laws. - Kelcie

I have a dream that no one will hurt each other. - Odessa

I have a dream that the world would always be peaceful. - Dean

I have a dream that people don’t litter. - Brentley

I have a dream that Covid 19 would stop. - Tucker

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