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Dogwood students learn about the joy of writing

February 29, 2024

Third grade students at Dogwood Elementary met local author Darren Sardelli on Thursday.  Mr. Sardelli is a humorous poet who shared with students how he went from not enjoying the craft of writing as a child to now making a living as a children's author!

His journey to becoming a writer and author was an inspiration to our students.

Mr. Sardelli shared with students many of his poems instilling a love of reading and poetry!  

Darren Sardelli speaking to students

Darren Sardelli speaking to students