Archive for May 9, 2008

The Banner Visits Northfield

May 9, 2008

Thanks to Griff Wigley for following the Sesqui Banner as it makes the rounds in Northfield. The banner will be in Northfield today and Saturday (May 10).

That banner is really getting around!

May 9, 1918

May 9, 2008

Governor Orville Freeman was born. He served as governor from January 1955 to January 1961. He initiated the Food Stamp Program.

Thanks to the following classes for the research on May’s Day in History.
Mary Frisk’s 4th grade, Chaska Elementary
Julie Senden’s 4th grade, Chaska Elementary
Renee Boraas’s 4th grade media class, Victoria Elementary
Kathy Brown’s 4th grade East Union
Anna Edlund’s 4th grade Bluff Creek Elementary
Jen Froisland’s 4th grade Chanhassen Elementary
Cassie Pupovac’s 4th grade Clover Ridge Elementary
Julie Weise’s 4th grade Jonathan elementary
Gaye Guyton’sKindergarten, PAC

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.