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Octogenarian tea

Daily Staff ReportVail, CO Colorado
Special to the DailyJunior Laura Reichardt and Amadeo, a longtime Minturn local.

VAIL Vail Mountain School students hosted a tea Monday in honor of octogenerians. Thirty seniors from Basalt, McCoy, Eagle, and Minturn visited the campus and were interviewed by Vail Mountain School juniors and watched at performance by the Lower School Chours. They were served tea by fourth grades. The event was sponsored by Roger Behler and First Bank.

Junior Nick Wilhelm and Helen, share a laugh as Helen tells him her life story.

Fourth grader Francesca Faessler serves tea to a senior from Basalt.

Fourth graders Will Jacob and David Ortiz pass desserts to the seniors.

Junior Zach Smith interviews Edith from McCoy.

Junior Jens Kjesbo and Almeda.

Students in the fourth grade served tea sandwiches, warm beverages and dessert.

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