At Wichita bank hangs a century-old piece of local art history
Wichita Eagle (blog)
Covey went on to become a noted muralist, quietly – as his second wife, Lois Lenski, a popular children's book illustrator, gained more public fame than Covey. Covey painted murals for the 1939 New York World's Fair, La Guardia Airport, and various ...
Editorial: McKeel experiment deserves time
The girls in Jennifer Baker's 4th-grade class celebrate reading Lois Lenski's "Strawberry Girl" by wearing strawberry bonnets and having a wrap-up tea party in their class at South McKeel Academy in Lakeland, March 30, 2017. Baker, a teacher at South ...
Single-sex classes at South McKeel seem to be working
... McKeel Academy classroom, girls sit around a table fitted with a strawberry tablecloth wearing strawberry-printed bonnets. They sip on strawberry juice and munch on strawberry wafers during a reading lesson on the book “Strawberry Girl” by Lois Lenski.
Area Calendar 3/27/17
Lois Lenski Children's Literature Lecture; 7 p.m. Monday, Stevenson Hall, Room 101, Illinois State University, Normal; speaker: Betsy Bird, public librarian and blogger on children's literature; topic: “Wild Things Online: How the Internet Will Save Us ...