Youngsters celebrate Senator Dole’s birthday

Posted on Jul 23, 2013 in Alumni News, Campus News, and News

The Dole Institute of Politics hosted a celebration of Senator Bob Dole’s 90th birthday yesterday.

The event featured birthday cake, party hats and a giant birthday card for the public to sign– along with events that are more typically found at a child’s birthday party. Local children, including a group from the Boys & Girls Club, made political buttons, ate cupcakes and enjoyed scavenger hunts in the gallery. The Lawrence Public Library also partnered with the Dole Institute to host Story Time.

Check out our photos from the event here, or watch the slideshow below:

 

 

Photos by Dan Storey. Read more about the event from the Lawrence Journal-World.

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