Third Annual Taste of Wellsville

Event Date(s): 
Saturday, October 11, 2008 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Location: 
Wellsville campus

Visit the Wellsville campus and sample a "Taste of Wellsville," where local food establishments will showcase their tasty signature dishes at stations around campus along with curriculum demonstrations by our very own students.

Participating Wellsville eateries include:

  • Students prepare pizzas at the 2007 Taste of Wellsville event.Better Days
  • Giant
  • L'Italia
  • Ponderosa
  • Papa Louie's
  • TOPS
  • Truly Scrumptious
  • Case Catering

Tickets for food items are 50 cents each and are available the day of the event. (10% of proceeds will go to the Friends of Allegany County Arc.)

An action-packed afternoon is planned!

Interactive student demonstrations will include:

  • Excavator bowling
  • Backhoe softball
  • Excavator simulator
  • Hog wild motorcycle competition
  • Tire roll
  • Biodiesel reactor display
  • Masonry demonstrations
  • Fossil-free fuel exhibit
  • "Rock and Build" with the masons
  • Hammer test
  • 3D modeling with unigraphics
  • Oxy-fuel welding
  • Culinary demonstrations: preparing garnishes and cake decorating
  • Tic-Tac-Toe
  • "Whack a Mole"
  • PLC piano
  • ABB robot demonstration
  • How to build a computer

Check out our photovoltaic panels, take a campus tour, and get your blood pressure checked by an Alfred State College nursing student.

ACCORD Corp. will be performing car safety seat testing. Walk-ins are welcomed, however, appointments for this testing are appreciated. Appointments can be made by calling Allison Mosher at (585) 593-0792 ext. 1217.

Raffle drawings will be held at 2 p.m. at the patio in the center of campus. Tickets are $1 each. Proceeds from the drawings will benefit a scholarship fund for Applied Technology students. Need not be present to win.

Raffle items include:

  • Loveseat lawn chair made by our Building Trades students
  • Wine rack made by our Computerized Design & Manufacturing students
  • Bakery gift basket; items baked by our Culinary Arts students
  • Auto care gift basket donated by our Automotive Trades students
  • PlayStation Guitar Hero donated by the Electrician, Computer and Robotics Technician Department.
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