School’s new vending machine quenches thirst for knowledge

School’s new vending machine quenches thirst for knowledge | GUIDON

By Marianne Ward Forget the candy and soda. Students lined up at the vending machine to “buy” books at Partridge Elementary School. Immediately following the ribbon cutting Nov. 18, the book-dispensing vending machine started distributing literature. The new vending machine allows students to select a book to keep, but there’s a catch – students must earn a token to “purchase” one of the books.