CAROL ZICKLER/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS
Marion Blumenthal Lazan, who was born in Germany and now resides in Long Island, N.Y., spoke to students at Panther Valley Middle School. Teacher Pauline Davis invited Marion to the class of her seventh graders and they listened to her background surviving the Holocaust. She is now a well known author. The program took place in the Panther Valley High School auditorium. Seen left to right are Nina Hibbard, Marion, Sierra May, Mirceded Anthony, and Jesse Thomas.