nna Sherbin had just finished making
her flower project — a carnation that
changes colors — to help decorate the
She knew exactly what she wanted to do next.
"It was fun — I would like to do it again," said
Anna, 6'12, of West Bloomfield.
Anna's best pal, Baylee Werner, also 6 1 /2 and a
resident of West Bloomfield, loves playing soccer
(she's on the same team as Anna) and dancing
(she's in the same class as Anna) — so perhaps it's
no surprise that her favorite activity this evening
(just like Anna's) was making the carnation project.
And the fun was just getting started.
Children placed their flowers by the stems in
water with a drop of blue food coloring.
The next step
was bringing it
over the next
several days as it
the holiday of
Sukkot, then e-
not giving any-
project was one
stop along the "Magic of Sukkot"
King, 9, of
Sukkot was the theme of this
year's "Apples & Honey and Lots,
Lots More" event, in its 16th year.
Held at the Jewish Community
Center in West Bloomfield, the
"Magic of Sukkot" featured
hands-on exhibits, crafts and a