I took a drive the other day. The sky was blue, the sumac red, and the ash trees had changed to yellow almost overnight. “There’s no going back!” they seemed to shout, startling me every time I rounded the curve to yet another explosion of color. I dodged a pothole and steadied the wheel - ready or not, the change of season was upon the land.
Leo Reinhart, 4, of Prior Lake, scooped another shovel-full of mud into a plastic bowl. Leo, a student in the Circle of Friends program at Edgewood School, is learning everything a preschooler should know: letters, numbers, seasons, the works.
Candidates for the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School District 191 Board of Education have been invited to participate in a forum at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Senior Campus (upper level) of Diamondhead Education Center, 200 W. Burnsville Parkway, Burnsville.
(EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the second in a seven-part question and answer series with the candidates for the Burnsville-Eagan-Savage School Board. The order of the interviews has been chosen at random. There are seven candidates, including four incumbents, vying for one of four seats. The terms last four years. The election is Nov. 4.)