Governor LePage to celebrate students, technology on National Manufacturing Day

Students, educators, families and communities are invited to celebrate National Manufacturing Day in various locations across the state on Oct. 4. This annual event aims raise awareness and appreciation of manufacturing in the United States and highlight students and technology.

The Manufacturers Association of Maine will host events in Gorham, Orono and Belfast, with additional events taking place across the state. Governor Paul R. LePage and Senator Angus King will join participants at the Gorham event to experience hands-on manufacturing.

Association Events

Mega Industries, Gorham
10 to 11 a.m.
Register

Maine Advance Manufacturing Center (AMC), Orono
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
During this open house, visitors will learn about the capacity and capabilities of AMC, including rapid prototyping and 3D printing demonstrations.
Register

Mathews Brothers, Belfast
Public tours at 7 a.m., 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
To register, email rmaynes@mathewsbrothers.com.

Other National Manufacturing Day Events

Kennebec Technologies, Augusta
1 to 3 p.m.
See award presentation with the Maine Manufacturing Extension Partnership.
Details and registration

Arundel Machine, Biddeford
9 a.m. to noon
Details and registration

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