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Teddy Bear Picnic celebrates future Class of 2030

Hugging her giant teddy bear, new Creslane kindergarten ”graduate” Kendyl Mendonca gets a big hug of her own from stepdad Andy Normand during last Friday's Teddy Bear Picnic. GINI DAVIS/THE CRESWELL CHRONICLE

Held outdoors in the courtyard rather than the school gym for the first time since all-day kindergarten began three years ago, Creslane kindergartners and their families – and each child's favorite teddy bear or other stuffed animal – gathered for the annual Teddy Bear Picnic on the morning of June 15, the last day of the . . .