Parents in St. John’s Junior School on Michael Street have spent the last eight weeks working with Word Aid Kilkenny and the Home School Community Liaison Coordinator to create two story sacks.
A story sack is a bag or box containing a
The parents met in the school every Friday morning and busied themselves painting, sewing, crocheting, knitting and crafting characters,
Many cups of tea and chats were had along the way too and the end results were superb. Both story sacks had been on display in the windows of Khan’s Bookshop and Stonehouse Books for the past week.
The course culminated in a ‘Storytime’ session with Ms. Doyle’s senior infant class which the children thoroughly enjoyed. All the parents were presented with certificates