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Manufacturing Month 2022 – Inspire the Next Generation of Manufacturers

Tuesday, October 4, 2022 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
Held annually on the first Friday in October with events that continue throughout the month, MFG Day—National Manufacturing Day—helps show the reality of modern manufacturing careers by... Read More

Manufacturing Day 2021 | Statewide In-Person and Virtual Events

Inspiring the Next Generation of Manufacturers VIEW 2021 #MFG DAY EVENTS IN WASHINGTON Manufacturing Day Mission Manufacturing Day (MFG DAY) gives manufacturers an opportunity to open their d... Read More

Governor Inslee Issues Proclamation Recognizing National Manufacturing Day and Washington Manufacturing Month

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 | News Release, Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
In recognition of the importance of the manufacturing industry in Washington State, Governor Jay Inslee issued a Ceremonial Proclamation recognizing October as Manufacturing Month.   Go... Read More

We're Just Days Away from MFG Day 2021!

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
Help us inspire the next generation of manufacturers and educate students, parents, teachers, and the public on manufacturers' vital role in our lives. If you're a manufacturer and are hosting an... Read More

Governor Jay Inslee Recognizes the Significance of National #MFGDAY19

Monday, September 30, 2019 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
Released on Friday, September 27, Governor Jay Inslee signed a proclamation recognizing the significance and importance of observing National Manufacturing Day in Washington State. The manufacturing s... Read More

The Impact of Manufacturing Day 2019 in Washington—and How to Get Involved.

Thursday, June 6, 2019 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
Manufacturers across the country are preparing for Manufacturing Day® 2019, or MFG Day. Arriving October 4 this year, MFG Day is designed to inspire and recruit the next generation of manufacturer... Read More

#MFGDay17: Career Paths For A Stronger Community

Thursday, October 12, 2017 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
ControlTek, along with nLight Photonics and TigerStop, are outstanding Clark County manufacturers with forward thinking leadership and process improvement mentality.  They know what it takes to b... Read More

Manufacturing Day 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
What is Manufacturing Day? Quite simply, this is a day to celebrate manufacturing and all that it is – and isn’t.  There are a lot of misconceptions about the manufacturing industry... Read More

Happy #MFGDay 6

Friday, October 7, 2016 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
It’s a BIG Day in Manufacturing!   It’s Manufacturing Day 2016! According to the Department of Commerce: Manufacturing supports 17.4 million U.S. jobs Manufacturing career op... Read More

Bringing Science On the Road - #MFGDAY16

Friday, September 23, 2016 | Workforce Development, Manufacturing Day
Everyone agrees:  We need to get the youth of America excited about manufacturing. Doing that can prove challenging, but one unique program, the PlastiVan, is getting the job done. “The P... Read More