Touch a Truck event at UM-Flint

FLINT — The Flint Township police and fire departments will join other local law enforcement agencies at the eighth annual Touch a Truck event Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.in the University of Michigan-Flint parking lot at Saginaw Street and Fifth Avenue.

The event is designed to build relationships between the police, firefighters and the Flint community. Kids are welcome to come see how a variety of safety vehicles work, sit in the driver’s seat and beep the horn.

The event includes free hot dogs, face painting, balloons, music, child ID kits, bounce houses and more activities for all ages.

For more information, contact Gaye Stover at 810-762-3330. — J.J.