How to build a kite: supplies

Missourian graphics editor Mary Nguyen demonstrates how to build a kite using a newspaper, dowels, tape and string on Friday afternoon in the Reynolds Journalism Institute.

FROM READERS: Bikers on a local trail

FROM READERS: Relaxing on a biking trip

FROM READERS: The Trailing Joyride

FROM READERS: Biking to Twin Lakes Recreation Area

FROM READERS: Bikers at Flat Branch Park

FROM READERS: Completed crepes

FROM READERS: Finishing the crepe

FROM READERS: Spreading the crepe

FROM READERS: Beginning to make a crepe

FROM READERS: Crepe making tools

FROM READERS: Making crepe batter

Lindbergh girls soccer beats Hickman

Lindbergh midfielder Lindsey Oettle, front, dodges Hickman senior Jessie Ross during the Hickman-Lindbergh game at Hickman High School on Friday. Hickman lost 2-1.

Hickman girls soccer loses to Lindbergh

Left to right, Hickman players Sami Purdy, Paige Nelson and Lindbergh player Rachel Marchi watch as Lindbergh defender Ashley Karpel receives the ball during the Hickman-Linbergh game at Hickman High School on Friday.

Hickman midfielder heads ball

Flanked by Lindbergh midfielders Rachel Marchi (left) and Lindsey Oettle (right), Hickman senior midfielder Grace Grigg heads the ball against Lindbergh at Hickman High School on Friday. Hickman lost to Lindbergh 2-1.

Brendyn Perkins takes China for walk

Brendyn Perkins, 7, who has autism, walks China, a therapy dog, at the Autism Intervention Conference on Friday at the Holiday Inn in Columbia. The MU College of Veterinary Medicine and Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders are jointly working on a survey to determine the benefits of using human-animal interaction to aid people with autism.

Chris Kelly reads to Ryan Whithaus

Ryan Whithaus, right, smacks his lips as Rep. Chris Kelly, D-Columbia, reads aloud "Gingerbread Baby." No doubt the subject matter led Whithaus to start thinking about lunch.

Chris Kelly visits MU Child Development Lab

Children enjoy their guest reader, Rep. Chris-Kelly, D-Columbia, who visited the MU Child Development Lab on Friday.

Chris Kelly reads to children

From left, Nathan Boren, Minoo Jang, and Ryan Whithaus listen as Rep. Chris Kelly, D-Columbia, reads aloud. Each child chose a book for Kelly to read to the group.

Starting seedlings

John Boucher, 22, pots Pazazz Red Flare flowers at Central Missouri Subcontracting Enterprises on March 19. Boucher has been preparing plants for CMSE's greenhouse opening scheduled for mid-April.