The Abilene Boys and Girls Club has consolidated for the summer, keeping just one club open. Inside, hundreds of kids were busy playing. Far in a corner several elderly women sat at a table surrounded by quiet children with their little fingers trained on crochet hooks.
“So we’re going to go yarn under, over, and pull it out,” Marian Rivas said as she helped a young girl learn the basics.
“It’s real easy, let’s try it sweetheart,” Rivas said.