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Johnny Appleseed Day at Highcliff Elementary

| Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
Randy Jarosz | For the McKnight Journal
Kindergartner Armani Polito, 5, colors in a craft while participating in Johnny Appleseed Day activities on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Highcliff Elementary School in Ross Township.
Randy Jarosz | For the McKnight Journal
Kindergartners Reece Williams, 5, (left) and Adel Schnitgen, 5, pick out items for a craft project while celebrating Johnny Appleseed Day on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Highcliff Elementary School in Ross Township.
Randy Jarosz | For the McKnight Journal
Kindergartner Brady McClelland, 6, uses an interactive whiteboard to put apples back onto a tree while participating in Johnny Appleseed Day activities on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Highcliff Elementary School in Ross Township.
Randy Jarosz | For the McKnight Journal
Kindergartners Anderson Wyckoff, 5, (left) and Connor Guttman, 5, play a game called 'Rotten Apples' while participating in Johnny Appleseed Day activities on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Highcliff Elementary School in Ross Township.
Randy Jarosz | For the McKnight Journal
Kindergartner Bella Vincenzo, 6, (right) shows her apple project to classmate Erika Deker, 5, while celebrating Johnny Appleseed Day on Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at Highcliff Elementary School in Ross Township.

Kindergartners at Highcliff Elementary School in Ross Township celebrated Johnny Appleseed Day on Sept. 26 with a variety of apple-themed activities.

John Chapman, known as Johnny Appleseed because of his efforts to plant apple trees in Pennsylvania and other states, was born Sept. 26, 1774.

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