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Children flock to Steinway library for urban chicken education

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Salome Martinez (l.) and Stella Papadamianos gives Dearie a petting. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Dearie the chicken is displayed. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Salome Martinez's shoulder serves as a perch for Dearie. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Maho Ohashi, 8, tries to stay still for Esmeralda. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Stella Papadamianos gives Dearie a petting. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Penny was one of three Serama chickens to visit the library. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Jules Corkery (r.) from Bucky Buckaw's Backyard Chicken Broadcast watches as Maho Ohashi, 8, lends her shoulder to Esmeralda. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Dearie takes Stella Papadamianos' head for a spin. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Robert McMinn, producer of Bucky Buckaw’s Backyard Chicken Broadcast, shows Stella Papadamianos how to properly hold a chicken. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Robert McMinn, producer of Bucky Buckaw’s Backyard Chicken Broadcast, demonstrates how to properly hold a chicken. Photo by Christina Santucci
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Joshua Martinez's head serves as a perching place for Esmeralda, one of three Serama chickens brought to the Steinway branch of Queens Library for a workshop on raising chickens in New York City. Photo by Christina Santucci

The Steinway branch of Queens Library hosted Bucky Buckaw’s Backyard Chicken Broadcast for a workshop on raising chickens.

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Aug. 31, 2012, 1:46 am

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