Female high school students demonstrate trade skills at Bangor conference

Posted April 06, 2012, at 5:27 p.m.

BANGOR, Maine — Female high school students from surrounding areas were invited to stretch their imaginations in choosing a future career at the 10th annual Totally Trades! conference at United Technologies Center on Friday.

Professional women provided the students with hands-on experience exploring and building  skills in trades and technology.

The conference was sponsored by Women, Work and Community and a host of other businesses.