Kindness is contagious

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On Thursday, Feb. 16, third-graders at Seymour Smith Intermediate Learning Center met with author Courtney Scheinel, who wrote The “Kindness Club” children’s book series. Students learned what it means to be a writer and took part in a kindness writing activity. They practiced writing a thank-you letter to someone who performed an act of kindness, describing how it affected them. The next step involves either returning the kindness or passing it on to someone else. The program was sponsored by the FRIENDS of the Pine Plains Free Library. 

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