MAMatteson TouchATruck.rsTTESON— State Senator Michael E. Hastings (D-Frankfort) is partnering with local government officials to host a free community Touch-A-Truck event from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 30.

The event will allow children and their families the opportunity to touch, sit in and explore real vehicles from a number of different trades.

There will be a wide variety of vehicles such as a PACE Bus, vehicles from the Cook County Sheriff's Office, Matteson Public Works, Will County Farm Bureau, Richton Park Fire Department and more.

 The family-friendly event is open to local residents.

Date: Saturday, July 30

Time: noon to 3 p.m.

Location: Matteson Community Center (20642 Matteson Ave, Matteson)

For more information, call Hastings’ office at (815) 464-5431.