Set aside Friday evening, when for $5 you can have fun and help send a kid to preschool. Beginning at 7 p.m. at the Forest Lake High School auditorium, about 100 staff members of ISD 831 will present a talent show to raise money for Community Education scholarships.
The school district’s facilities bond proposal that will be decided May 20 stems from a task force of area residents who looked at each building, parking lot and athletic field. But it’s not the first time a task force met to address the problem of school facilities wearing out.
Forest Lake schools will add Feb. 17 and March 31 to the days school is in session. The school board voted at the Feb. 6 meeting to add these days after school was canceled five days in January for extreme cold weather.