Fishing event offers chance for intergenerational bonding

Monday, May 7, 2012 - 2:21pm

Longview — Robert Embrey has been fishing for 83 years.
Fishing pole in hand, the 89-year-old Buckner Westminster Place resident patiently waited for a catch in the properties backyard lake.
“Since I’ve moved up here, I haven’t gotten to fish very much,” he said sitting on a park bench next to Billie, his wife of 65 years. “I started when I was 5 or 6. My parents got me into it.”
Friday afternoon, he was joined by nearly 20 seniors from Christian Heritage School for an event called Fishing With Our Elder’s, an opportunity for intergenerational time.
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