Touch-a-Truck events that offer free fun for kids and families will be hosted on Long Island this weekend.
On Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., children ages 2 to 11 are invited to the Middle Country Public Library (101 Eastwood Blvd.) in Centereach, to explore different types of trucks from law enforcement agencies, the fire department, the Town of Brookhaven and the U.S. Army Reserve, along with vehicles from commercial and industrial companies.
Smith Haven Mall (313 Smith Haven Mall) in Lake Grove will also be the site of a Touch-a-Truck event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. More than 50 vehicles will be on-site for children to sit in and climb on, and to be photographed. Trucks include big rigs, fire and rescue trucks, police vehicles and more. The event is presented by WBAB and BLI. Rain date is Sunday.