Books on Parade 

Some story books came to life in Bangor today.The folks at Downeast Elementary School held their annual Books on Parade.Each classroom picks their favorite story book they have read and creates a float based on the book.The students walked their way around the school twice showing off what they have been working on.Librarian Kimberly McNutt says it seemed like a fun way to get the students involved in reading.”I just thought it was a great way to end the year. Reminding the students they can read books throughout the summer.””Just going around and pulling the float and seeing everybody.”Family members showed up for the parade.The students tossed candy to the crowd.