CVCC Skills_Flyer_Christmas_2017_FacebookHickory – More than 50 vendors will sell their unique creations at Catawba Valley Community College’s “Skills For Skills Arts & Crafts Show” Sat., December 9, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the college’s Tarlton Complex on the main campus on Hwy. 70 in Hickory.

Vendors will be selling hand-made pottery, furniture, wreaths, clothing, pet products, jewelry, wood crafts, leather crafts, candles, signs, and books and produce onsite monograming. There will also be several direct sales vendors.

Proceeds will help fund the college’s SkillsUSA student chapter for state and national competitions. The chapter has earned numerous top 10 placements at both the state and national level during the past 11 years. SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. CVCC’s SkillsUSA chapter is recognized as one of the best programs in the country. It is a campus-wide success winning 19 national medals in the past three years.

CVCC’s SkillsUSA program is supported by the CVCC Foundation, Inc.

For more information, contact Becky Rees at 828.327.7000 ext. 4296,