Penn State Abington to host 'Touch A Truck' family event on June 8

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ABINGTON, Pa. — Penn State Abington will host "Touch A Truck" on Saturday, June 8, from 9 a.m. to noon. This free family event is a partnership with the Abington Township police, fire, and public works departments.

Kids of all ages can explore equipment used by first responders along with Army Humvees, bomb squad vehicles, a crane truck, and more! Learn how they work from their drivers and operators.

Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

Please RSVP. The rain date is June 9.

About Penn State Abington

Penn State Abington provides an affordable, accessible and high-impact education resulting in the success of a diverse student body. It is committed to student success through innovative approaches to 21st-century public higher education within a world-class research university. With more than 3,100 students, Penn State Abington is a residential campus that offers baccalaureate degrees in 25 majors, accelerated master's degrees, undergraduate research, the Schreyer Honors College, NCAA Division III athletics and more.