Pictured is a participant and volunteer, from a previous “Step Into Your Future” event, using power tools to build a step stool in the Carpentry program. (Photo submitted)
Pictured is a participant and volunteer, from a previous “Step Into Your Future” event, using power tools to build a step stool in the Carpentry program. (Photo submitted)

VAN WERT — Vantage Career Center is hosting a hands-on adventure for girls in the seventh and eighth grade on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Spend the morning learning new skills and exploring some non-traditional careers.

Participants will learn how to weld metal together to make a personalized name plate in the Welding lab. Use a tape measure, power drill, hammer, and nails in the Carpentry lab to build a personalized stepstool. Take on the Excavator Challenge and check out the latest GPS technology for a tractor in the Ag Diesel lab, with the Kenn-Feld Group. Try the newest technology apps, 3D virtual reality, and motion capture in the Network Systems lab. A morning snack, lunch, and a T-shirt are provided and participants get to take home everythingthey create! Best of all, it’s free!

To register, go to the Vantage website – www.vantagecareercenter.com – and click on the “Step Into Your Future” registration link, or email information to klinger.a@vantagecareercenter.com.

Hurry– space is limited to the first 40 students who register by Jan. 10, 2019. Please call 419-238-5411 ext. 2169 if you have any questions.