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The West Virginia Manufacturers Association will host the first-ever Manufacturing Extravaganza to shed light on career and educational opportunities in the manufacturing industry.

The event, "Hunt for Success," will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 16 at West Virginia State University's Wilson Student Union and will include a scavenger hunt among the various businesses represented.

The businesses expected to attend and set up informational booths include Toyota, Dow Chemical Company and NGK Sparkplug.

The event was planned to help vocational-technical school students learn the skills needed for manufacturing jobs. For details about the WVMA, visit WVMA.com.