Bridges to Local Employment

Limestone Learning Foundation
Bridges to Local Employment
Posted on 05/16/2022
Bridges to Local Employment

The Limestone District School Board, in collaboration with Specialist High Skills Major and Lennox & Addington Economic Development, are pleased to announce the Bridges to Local Employment Event, happening at Napanee District Secondary School on Thursday, May 26 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.


Grade 7 to 10 students from Lennox & Addington area schools and local industry representatives in the Transportation, Trades, Manufacturing and Heavy Equipment industry will be participating in the event. Staff from Limestone District School Board and Lennox Addington Economic Development will also be in attendance.

Students will learn about the Specialist High Skills Major program offered to senior secondary students. Local industry representatives will discuss opportunities within their business and discover how students can build their pathway to these important and rewarding careers. It is an excellent opportunity for students that have interest in a career in the to interact and learn first-hand about what is available from local businesses in these sectors.

Participating students will also hear from Lennox & Addington Economic Development staff about their Kidpreneur initiative, learn about entrepreneurship and potentially envision their own new Transportation, Manufacturing, Heavy Equipment, or other business venture.

Lennox & Addington businesses that wish to learn more or participate in this event, please contact Craig Sindall at [email protected] or call 613-354-3381.

More information is available on Naturally L&A's website. 

The Limestone District School Board is situated on traditional territories of the Anishinaabe & Haudenosaunee.