Tow vehicles and more at annual Touch a Truck event

Event on Saturday, Sept. 28 at Abbotsford Centre

The annual Touch a Truck rolls into the parking lots at the Abbotsford Centre on Saturday, Sept. 28 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The free hands-on event includes a barbecue lunch with proceeds going to Envision Financial’s The Full Cupboard, which in turn goes to the Archway Food Bank.

Donations of non-perishable food items will also be collected.

Among the companies providing vehicles and interactive displays for the event are Aggressive Auto Towing, BC Sheriff Services, the Fraser Valley Bandits, Eagle West Cranes, Jack’s Towing Service, Western Concrete and many more.

Machine operators are on hand to talk to children about the machines and to answer questions.

Visit abbotsfordcentre.ca for more information.

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