Arrowhead Design Engineering Manufacturing Center to have open house

Freeman Staff

Oct. 15, 2015

TOWN OF MERTON ó The community is invited to join Arrowhead High School students, families, educators and business and community leaders for an interactive open house showcasing the schoolís new Design Engineering Manufacturing Center.

The grand opening event will be held 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday at AHSís South Campus,  700 north Ave. Tours will be offered of the DEM Centerís engineering, manufacturing, design and innovation labs. There will be student and staff demonstrations of new equipment and technology. A recognition and dedication ceremony will be held at 5:30 p.m. Monday.

The 10,000-square-foot hands-on learning center, which opened in September, is a public-private initiative designed to engage and support students with real-world equipment, technology and experiences to stimulate interest in careers in engineering and manufacturing.