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Photos by Dana Pavek/WDC Schools Cindi Koll's Parent and Child Development class recently organized a holiday dance and luncheon for area special-needs students held at the Deer Creek Community Center. Students included, front row: Amanda Tarrell, Tyler Wegscheid and Maranda Lindquist; middle row: guest from Staples-Motley, Alisha Lovejoy and Allison Monson; back row: Cheramie Venzke, Ashley Moen, Sara Smith, Cindi Koll, Matthew Fank, Isaiah Toedter, Anna Meltzer and Trista Ashbaugh.

Holiday dance held for special needs students

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Holiday dance held for special needs students
Wadena Minnesota 314 S. Jefferson 56482

Cindi Koll's Parent/Child Development class recently coordinated a holiday dance and luncheon for special needs students from Staples-Motley, Verndale and Wadena-Deer Creek at the Deer Creek Community Center.

Students began preparing for this event almost two months ago. It serves as a community service project for the class.

Koll said the purpose of the project is to teach students how to organize an event for a worthwhile cause.

"They learn what a special, caring community the special-needs students are and how much these kids enjoy and appreciate the event," said Koll. "The students also learn how gratitude is an attitude."

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