Homeschoolers hit the (one-room) schoolhouse


From left, Daisy Lemasurier, 7, and her older sister, Maggie, 8, practiced writing their names on a chalkboard at the Irondale Schoolhouse recently. The two were there as part of the NorthEast-Millerton Library’s Homeschoolers at the Library program. Photo by Kaitlin Lyle

MILLERTON — The NorthEast-Millerton Library’s Homeschoolers at the Library program celebrated its first field trip on Monday, Sept. 25, by spending a morning at the Irondale Schoolhouse, located at the head of the Harlem Valley Rail Trail. According to Youth Services Coordinator Kristin McClune, the field trip was organized through a collaboration between the library and Ralph Fedele, an avid library patron and board president of Friends of the Irondale Schoolhouse Association. 

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