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Gov. Sisolak, first lady visit Carson City elementary school students

Posted: 5:21 PM, Oct 29, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-29 20:21:55-04
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CARSON CITY (KTNV) — Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak and first lady Kathy read to first-grade students at Empire Elementary School in Carson City Tuesday afternoon.

Gov. Sisolak was greeted at the door of Mrs. Emily Drew's classroom with a hand-crafted welcome poster from students. The sign had every student's name along with a handprinted from letter from Drew's and Mrs. Eva Currence's classes.

After settling down in the classroom, the governor and his wife took turns reading the book "Trick-or-Treat Nevada."

After the story, students asked questions and explained how they were learning to be engineers with details of how they fixed one of their playground swings, according to a spokesperson for the Carson City School District.

Gov. Sisolak also invited all the students to trick-or-treat at the governor's mansion on Thursday.