Registration is open until May 31 for the Heavy Equipment Career Exploration Day that will be held on Thursday, June 13 at Central Community College – Hastings.

This program is open to youth entering 8th through 12th grades in the fall. Participants will navigate and drive virtual heavy equipment simulators, get behind the wheels of a variety of heavy equipment, learn about the college’s heavy equipment program and hear a panel discussion from heavy equipment operators.  

Attendees and families may participate in campus tours at the conclusion of the program. Participants can find registration information at https://go.unl.edu/heavyequipment. Registration is $30 by the May 31 deadline.

BSB Construction in Curtis is offering 10 scholarships to area high school participants. While registering for the event, contact Ann – BSB Construction Office Manager/HR for more information at ann@bsbinc.net or call 308-367-4336.

 For questions, please contact 4-H Educator Beth Janning at the Adams County Extension Office; 402.461.7209.

This program is a partnership with Central Community College, Nebraska Extension 4-H Youth Development and Nebraska Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP). 

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