Trades school open house set

NEW CASTLE, Pa. – The New Castle School of Trades will hold an open house Nov. 7 as part of its two-year anniversary.

The event, scheduled for 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., will offer tours, information and allow visitors to meet some successful companies.

Representatives from Dearing Compressor, Exterran, Cleveland Brothers, TMK-Ipsco, Joy Cone, Team Fisheland and others will be on hand to share information on skills needed to take advantage of local employment opportunities growing due to the uptick in manufacturing and the oil and gas industry.

The school, with an enrollment of 670 students, is located at 4117 Pulaski Road, New Castle, Pa., along U.S. Route 422. To register for the Open House call 1-800-837-8299.