A participant and volunteer from a previous “Step Into Your Future” event use power tools to build a step stool in the Carpentry program. (Submitted photo)
A participant and volunteer from a previous “Step Into Your Future” event use power tools to build a step stool in the Carpentry program. (Submitted photo)
VAN WERT — If you missed out on attending the Vantage Summer Camp – this career exploration is for you! Vantage Career Center is hosting a really cool, hands-on adventure for girls in the 7th and 8th grade from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Jan. 26. 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, hammerand 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. Be one of the lucky ones to 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 you get to take home everything you create.

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

Space is limited to the first 40 students who register by Jan. 10. Call 419-238-5411, ext. 2169, for more information.