Score one for child labor

Durham students work to fill laid off library position

Library assistants may be gone, but Durham Elementary School students are making it work.

But for students at Durham Elementary School, it’s no big deal.

“We like it” said Sydney Ningenfelter, 11.

Since the beginning of the year, fourth- and fifth-graders have been working in the school’s library, volunteering their time in a position that used to be filled by a paid library assistant.

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