Kids’ Coloring Contest!

14 Sep 2023

October is National Manufacturing Month

We’re celebrating with our first-ever Coloring Contest for PreK-6th grade students!

Get out your markers, crayons, and creativity to jazz up this exclusive page from our manufacturing children’s book!

coloring contest

How to Enter

  • 1. Print off this coloring page.
  • 2. Write your name, grade, and school at the top (so we can find our winners).
  • 3. Get creative! Color, paint, and decorate your page.
  • 4. Submit by October 27th and you could win a special prize!


Mail or drop off submissions at 434 Margaret Street, Lawrenceburg, IN 47025 to the attention of Mary Jutzi.

For local classrooms, contact Mary Jutzi at to schedule a pickup or submit virtually.

In November, Batesville Products employees will vote for their favorites, and winners will be awarded a special prize!

Check BPI social media for updates.

coloring contest

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More Ways to Celebrate MFG Month!

K – 6th Grade

This fall, we’re back in local classrooms talking about what we love (manufacturing!). Contact us to bring a guest speaker to your school. Presentations are typically 20 minutes long, depending on questions or hands-on activities.

  • Talk about what manufacturing is and what we do
  • Pass around examples of what we make
  • Read our children’s book Foundry Friends make a Casting to show how we make things
  • Answer questions about manufacturing
  • Optional: Hands-on group activities

Be on the lookout for this year’s Foundry Fun Day Camp, coming spring 2024!

foundry fun camp

6th – 12th Grade

Batesville Products is opening our doors again to middle school and high school students interested in manufacturing! To schedule a foundry or machine shop tour, please contact us. Tours are typically 1 hour per location.

It never hurts to check

Request a quote and a Batesville team member will be in touch to discuss your metalcasting goals and how our metalcasting experts can help make your next project a success.