Country School House Conference in Decorah this weekend
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 4:30 AM
"A Year in the Life of a Country School" will be performed Saturday at about 9:15 a.m. at Locust School north of Decorah as part of the Country School House Conference this weekend in Decorah. Performers include, from left, front row: Lacie Bjergum, Sue Bruvold, Lillian Bruvold, Elaine Hegg, LaVonne Bjergum, Elaine Anderson and Katie Bjergum; and back row: Paul Bruvold, Richard Anderson, Dave Hegg and Paul Hexom. The performance is free and open to the public, but registration is required for some conference events. (Decorah Newspapers photo by Sarah Strandberg) See Thursday's Decorah Journal for an interview with Elaine Hegg, author of "Death in a One-Room Country School." Hegg will talk about her book during the conference at 2:30 p.m. Friday.