Scenes From 2019 Living Treasures Ceremony

Honored at a ceremony Sunday at the Betty Ehart Senior Center, are the 2019 Living Treasures from left, Robert ‘Bob’ Benjamin, Joel Dahlby and Denny Erickson. The living treasures program was started in 1999 by Rosalee Heller with Karen Nielsen Brandt to celebrate the enormous role so many local senior citizens play in the history of Los Alamos. To learn about this year’s recipients, click here. Visit the living treasures website, here. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

A large crowd turned out to honor this year’s living treausres at a ceremony Sunday at the Betty Ehart Senior Center. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Kyle Wheeler presents Bob Benjamin with his 2019 Living Treasure medal and plaque. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

2019 Living Treasure Bob Benjamin addresses the crowd. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Kyle Wheeler presents Joel Dahlby with his 2019 Living Treasure medal and plaque. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

2019 Living Treasure Joel Dahlby speaks to the crowd. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Kyle Wheeler presents Denny Erickson with his 2019 Living Treasure medal. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

2019 Living Treasure Denny Erickson adresses the crowd. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

The buffet line at the Living Treasures Ceremony Sunday at the Betty Ehart Center. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

2019 Living Treasure Denny Erickson mingles with audience members. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

2019 Living Treasure Joel Dahlby mingles with audience members. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

2019 Living Treasure Bob Benjamin mingles with audience members. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Lunch is served at the 2019 Living Treasure Ceremony. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

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