The sixth annual Marbury Lecture series was held Tuesday at Cedar Creek School where West Monroe native, Louisiana State University graduate and player for the Cincinnati Bengals Andrew Whitworth spoke to students.
Field trips, science experiments and band practice are all typical for many local school children, including those homeschoolers who participate in the Christian Homeschool Educators Fellowship of North Central Louisiana.
And, on Friday, those who currently homeschool their children or are considering the option, are invited by the organization to learn more.
The back-to-school kickoff dinner is set for 6 p.m. Friday at Calvary Baptist Church. The cost is $3 per person, and informational booths will be set up so that individuals can learn more.