News Release

Published on Thursday, October 08, 2009

Western Technical College will host a College-wide Open House on Thursday, Oct. 22, at all campus and Regional Learning Center locations.

The La Crosse campus will kick-off the Open House with a Ribbon Cutting/Grand Opening event for the newly completed corporate and community training center, the Lunda Center, 319 7th St. N. Facility tours, technology demonstrations, and refreshments will be available. In addition, the La Crosse campus will have general tours, hands-on activities, program highlights, and door prize drawings from 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Transportation will be provided to Western’s Automotive/Diesel Technology Center and the Health Science Center for tours of those facilities as well.

The Regional Learning Centers will also offer refreshments, tours, and door prizes. Following are the Open House times by location:
Black River Falls, 1:00-6:00 p.m.
Independence, 1:00-6:00 p.m.
Mauston, 12:30-5:30 p.m.
Tomah, 2:00-6:00 p.m.
Viroqua, 4:00-6:00 p.m.

The public is invited to attend anytime during the events, which are free. For details on activities, visit For more information about additional Western Technical College programs and services, call 608.785.9200 or visit the Web site at