Delta Kappa tours space center

DOWNEY - The Delta Kappa Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma International Society, a sorority of female teachers, was provided a private tour of the Columbia Memorial Space Center on Tuesday.The twenty-five society members said they were "touching everything and wanting to look everywhere." "I wanted to express my gratitude to the city for providing this gem to our community, as well as give much deserved credit to [manager] Christie [Pearce] for a wonderful evening," said Charlene Shimada, a Downey resident, teacher and president of the Delta Kappa Chapter. Following the meeting, Delta Kappa held a fundraiser at Chili's to raise money for its chapter.

********** Published: October 28, 2010 - Volume 9 - Issue 28