Park storywalk encourages reading, exercise for children
Representatives from Gilmer County Charter Schools and the Gilmer Parks and Rec Department are pictured beside one of the 20 display markers that comprise a new children’s storywalk at River Park. From left: Lottie Mitchell, (school system chief academic officer), Kathy Stephens (B-5 literacy committee member), Kevan White (parks and recreation director), Bob Sosebee (school system maintenance director), Dr. Shanna Downs (school system superintendent) and Katrina Kingsley (school system pre-K director).
New additions to the walking path at Ellijay’s River Park will help younger children sharpen both their reading skills and exercise routines.
A children’s storywalk recently installed along the…
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