Local librarians post for a photo with Sharon Giesler with the VFW Auxiliary

The VFW Auxiliary Post 2210 of Ste. Genevieve donated copies of “The Saluting Marine” to local school libraries, including the Bloomsdale Elementary library, the Ste. Genevieve Elementary Library, St. Joseph - Zell Library, St. Agnes Library, the Valle Catholic Schools Library and the Ste. Genevieve County Library. “The Saluting Marine” was written by Tim Chambers and illustrated by Erika Busse. In the book, a little boy learns about honor as he meets the famous Saluting Marine, and learns why we stand for our flag. The author, Tim Chambers (the Saluting Marine) started saluting in D.C. in 2002.