Legislators experience ‘Manufacturing Mania’

State Sen. Henri Martin and state Representatives Whit Betts and Cara Pavalock on Oct. 2 attended ‘Manufacturing Mania’ at the Bristol Boys & Girls Club. The annual event teaches middle school students about the manufacturing process and potential careers in the manufacturing industry. This year’s event brought together more than two dozen participating exhibitors with hundreds of seventh and eighth grade students from eight middle schools. From the left, a representative from New Britain-based manufacturer Peter Paul Electronics Co. speaks with Pavalock (R-Bristol),  Betts (R-Bristol, Plymouth), and Betts.Pavalock.MartinMartin (R-Bristol).