2024 CVCC Trades Fair

When: Wednesday, May 8th 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where: CVCC, 155 Ayers Street, Barre, VT

Come visit the Central Vermont Career Center and learn about our school, instructors, programs, and students.

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We will have local industry partners and businesses to learn about including:

stock photo of auctionWe will have a Silent Auction to raise funds for Scholarships for CVCC Students.

Items up for bidding include:
  • Wind Chimes (3) and Shoe Rack from our Plumbing and Heating Program
  •  Rocket Lamp from our Electrical Program
  • Tie Dye Apron from our Cosmo I Program
  • Family or Child portraits from our DMA II Program
  • Basket of haircare and bodycare products from our Cosmo II Program
  • Self-Care/Stress Management Kit from our Medical Professions and Exploratory Program
  • Bluetooth headphones from our DMA I Program
  • Modernist Cuisine spherification and gel noodle kit from our Baking & Culinary Program
  • Mount and Balance with Multipoint Inspection Gift Certificate from our Auto Program
  • Drills (2) and Handmade Spoon and Fork from our Exploratory Program
  • Decorative hook rack and wall hooks (2 sets of 4) from our Design & Fabrication Program

trades fair photoLive demonstrations from our programs with students and instructors including:

  • Brazing and Soldering with our Plumbing and Heating Students
  • Demo wall / CVCC EMT sign with our Electrical Technology Students
  • Samples of hair color, cosmetology science, manicure art, a precision cut, and tinsel hair extensions for guests (donation to cover materials requested) with our Cosmetology I Students
  • Instant Photo Booth with our DMA II Students
  • Free haircuts and styling with our Cosmo II Students
  • Vital Signs Assessment and Anatomy and Physiology Model demos with our Medical Professions Students
  • Collage and button making and gallery of student-made posters and album covers with our DMA I Students
  • Food Truck (Tacos and Churros) and Bake Sale with our Baking & Culinary Students
  • Car-buying tips with hand-outs by our Automotive Students
  • Slideshow of CVCC's modular home project from Building Trades 
  • Current project displays from our Exploratory Students
  • Tour of CVCC's new simulation ambulance from EMS I and EMS II Students
  • Hand carving on a limestone block with pneumatic and hand tools, along with etching from Design and Fabrication.

Photos from our 2023 Trades Fair

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