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Megan Mensch, left, and Andrea Andrews, center, dance with Bloomsburg University student Abby Nguyen during a luau Saturday evening sponsored by Trinity Learning Community, a BU student organization. The group has events throughout the year for adults with special needs who live at Trinity House in Bloomsburg. The luau, held at First Presbyterian Church, Bloomsburg, was open to the public and to all community members who have special needs.

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