LIMA — The West Central Ohio Manufacturing Consortium (WCOMC) will host a Lunch & Learn program Wednesday, Aug. 6, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Rhodes State College. The location of the event will be sent later, pending attendance.

Keynote speakers will be Dr. Michael Carroll and Will Burns of the Bowling Green State University Center for Regional Development. They will give a presentation on the recent recession and recovery and how it has impacted where employees now live and work in this region. Business and economic development leaders and local government officials should attend.

Employees of WCOMC members (up to two employees) can attend at no cost. Price is $20 per person for non-members, which includes a buffet lunch.

To assure an accurate meal count, please RSVP by Friday, Aug. 1. For more information call (419) 995-8406 weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This program follow the WCOMC Full Board meeting. The board will meet to conduct business 11 to 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 6. Non-members are welcome to attend.