Sen. Ernie Lopez, R-Lewes, stopped by Epworth Preschool in Rehoboth Beach to read a few Thanksgiving books to the children, ages 2-4, in the Pelican, Turtle and Monkey classes. Lopez emphasized to the children the importance of reading at home and at school. Pictured in the back row are (l-r) Melanie Buruca, Aidan DiFazio, Lopez, Liam Wright and Ellie Sprague. In the front are Jacob Blondin, Anji Keswani, Kennedy Blakeman, Grace Dougherty, Hobby Ryan, Reece Kuklish, Liam Crowley, Kinzie Bunting, Haley Stack, Gia Berberian and Summer Fusco. For more information about Epworth Preschool, call the office at 302-227-7120.