West school briefs: Legislators hold forum with Bloomington school board

  • Article by: KELLY SMITH , Star Tribune
  • Updated: February 26, 2013 - 5:03 PM

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Legislators hold forum with school board

The Bloomington school board is hosting a public forum with its state legislators from 8-9:30 a.m. on Saturday at the Educational Services Center, 1350 W. 106th St.

The forum will include discussion on bills affecting public education and Bloomington Schools. Sen. Melissa Halvorson Wiklund, Rep. Ann Lenczewski, Rep. Paul Rosenthol and Rep. Linda Slocum are expected to attend the forum, which will be broadcast live on BEC-TV (Ch. 15) and streamed at www.bectv.org.



School hosts math, science night

Blessed Trinity Catholic School will host a Math & Science Night on Tuesday for students in kindergarten through third grade.

The event takes place from 6-7:30 p.m. at 7540 Penn Av. S. It includes a 6 p.m. dinner followed by teacher-led math and science activities. Go to www.btcsmn.org or call 612-866-6906 to RSVP.



Prospective families invited to info sessions

Main Street School of Performing Arts is holding information sessions for next fall’s prospective students.

The next session will be at 6:30 p.m. next Tuesday at the school, 1320 Mainstreet in Hopkins. The next meetings will take place at 6:30 p.m. April 9 and May 7. The sessions will include information on the curriculum and meetings with faculty, staff and current students.

Students to perform ‘Willy Wonka’

Students at the Main Street School of Performing Arts in Hopkins will perform “Willy Wonka” starting this week.

Performances will take place Thursday through Saturday and March 7 and 8. All performances are at 7 p.m. at the Lab Theater, 700 N. 1st St., Minneapolis.

Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students and can be purchased at msspahs.org or at the door. A special performance for $75 will take place March 9 for Spark the Arts Fundraiser, and includes food and a silent auction.

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