Lasting ties for students, families through AFS

Participating this year in the AFS program at Housatonic Valley Regional High School are German Sharabok, at left, from Stavropol, Russia, Housatonic student Julie Horowitz and, at right, Kristin Drees from Essen, Germany. Photo by Patricia Decker

NORTH CANAAN — The Exchange Club of North Canaan hosted three students representing the AFS program at Housatonic Valley Regional High School (HVRHS) for a presentation at Geer Village on Tuesday, May 3. 

Vance Cannon, library media specialist at HVRHS and faculty advisor for the AFS Falls Village program, introduced German Sharabok from Stavropol, Russia, and Kristin Drees from Essen, Germany, who have spent the school year as sophomores at HVRHS. 

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