A St. Croix District nutrition fair will take place at Ricardo Richards Elementary School Friday from 8:15 to 11 a.m.. It's sponsored by the State Office of Special Nutrition Programs in the V.I. Education Department in cooperation with the U.S. Defense Department. Defense representatives will display a wide variety of fresh fruits and vegetables while expressing the nutritional value of the foods being presented. Students, faculty and staff will taste test the fruits and vegetables and share their experiences. Students will receive gift bags containing samples of some of the fruits to take home. Call 773-1095 for more information.