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Nisswa first graders enjoy Polar Express Day

They use candies and frosting to create their own trains

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Tenley Ager, a Nisswa Elementary School first grader, shows her train creation Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in the school cafeteria during Polar Express Day. First graders and staff dressed in pajamas and took a ride on the Polar Express.
Nancy Vogt / Echo Journal
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NISSWA — Nisswa Elementary School first graders and staff dressed in pajamas and took a ride on the Polar Express during Polar Express Day on Friday, Dec. 9.

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After entering with their golden ticket, they were treated to a matinee performance of "The Polar Express," then made and decorated their own trains using candies and frosting with help from parents, grandparents and friends.

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