Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

Representing the District of Columbia

Norton to Read to First Graders at Bruce Monroe Elementary School, Tomorrow

Nov 6, 2019
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) will read to a classroom of first graders at Bruce Monroe Elementary School this Thursday, November 7th, at 12:15 p.m. as part of the national “Teach A Girl to Lead” campaign led by the Center for American Women at Rutgers University.  Norton, an alumna of Bruce Monroe Elementary School, is one of several elected women visiting their local elementary schools and reading Grace Goes to Washington by Kelly DiPucchio and LeUyen Pham.  The book describes how government operates and the importance of civic engagement in your community.

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WHAT: Congresswoman Norton reads to Monroe Elementary First Graders

WHEN: Tomorrow, November 7th at 12:15 PM

WHERE: Bruce Monroe Elementary School, 3560 Warder Street NW, Washington, DC