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Published July 06, 2011, 06:13 PM

Mrs. Senior Nebraska pedaling to save music education

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A 74 year old woman plans to pedal 4000 miles around the United States. Mrs. Senior Nebraska Patricia Starr stopped in Fargo on her way to Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

A 74 year old woman plans to pedal 4000 miles around the United States. Mrs. Senior Nebraska Patricia Starr stopped in Fargo on her way to Sioux Falls South Dakota. Her journey will cross seven states. Her mission is to raise money for music education and to raise awareness for senior bands across the country. Starr, a concert pianist, believes music is very important in children's lives and says we need to do what we can to keep it in our schools.

Patricia Starr – Mrs. Senior Nebraska: “Getting attention to the fact that everyone needs to get on board here and help these kids. Music has been cut, cut, cut, we know that in every state we have been in.”

Starr has already raised 36 thousand dollars. Her tour will end in Painesville, Ohio, with a concert.

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