Brockville – The Children Services Department of the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville is holding its fifth annual TOUCH A TRUCK event on Friday, August 24 at the St. Lawrence College parking lot located at 2288 Parkedale Avenue, Brockville.
Parents, grandparents and caregivers are invited to attend this FREE event with their children from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Touch, climb into and explore a variety of vehicles such as garbage and construction trucks, emergency vehicles, city bus, army vehicles, race cars and many more. As well, Brockville Home Hardware Building Centre and The Butcher Shop will be hosting a BBQ at the event with the proceeds going to Girls Inc.
Parking will be available in the east parking lot of St. Lawrence College at 2288 Parkdale Avenue as well as at Memorial Centre parking lot.
This event is made possible by the generosity of the following community partners: United Counties of Leeds and Grenville, St. Lawrence College, Brockville Home Hardware Building Centre, The Butcher Shop, Girls Inc., City of Brockville, Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Triple P Program, Leeds and Grenville Public Libraries, Upper Canada District School Board, STEO, the Employment and Education Centre, Bartholomew Community Hub, Campbell’s Towing, Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services, Hydro One, Brockville Police, Ontario Provincial Police, Brockville Rifles, Leeds and Grenville Paramedic Service, Brockville Fire Department, Howards Travel, G. Tackaberry and Sons Construction Company Limited, Thousand Island Concrete, Lafarge Canada, Weagant’s Farm Supply Limited, Green For Life, 1000 Island National Park, Brockville Nissan, 1000 Island Rentals, Morrison Bus Lines.
For more information, please contact the EarlyON Child and Family Centre – Leeds and Grenville at 613-341-9044 ext. 2374.