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Touch-A-Truck 2017

April 22 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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THE JUNIOR LEAGUE OF READING, PA INC. & THE FIGHTIN PHILS PRESENT…TOUCH-A-TRUCK 2017!

 

WEATHER UPDATE 4/22: Touch-a-Truck is ON! Come Join the Fun!

 

WHO: The Junior League of Reading, PA Inc. is an organization of women who have been committed to improving our community for over 90 years.

WHAT: In partnership with the Fightin Phils, The Junior League of Reading, PA, Inc. will host its 12th Annual Touch-a-Truck Community Event. Come enjoy a fun community event where your child can climb on, scramble over, and touch many types of trucks and other vehicles. There will be music, food, games, and special Fightin Phils activities! Last year we had over 1,500 people attend!

WHEN: Saturday, April 22, 2017, 11 A.M – 3 P.M. (Rain Date: April 23- same time).

We are hosting a “Sensory-Friendly-Hour” for children and individuals requiring a quieter environment from 9:30 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.!

WHERE: FirstEnergy Stadium, Home of the Fightin Phils, 1900 Centre Avenue, Reading, PA 19605

WHY: The proceeds raised from Touch-a-Truck 2017 will support The Junior League of Reading, PA and its community projects and services which expand the resources available to all children in order to enhance opportunities available for their growth, development and overall welfare. More specifically, it supports the Junior League’s Youth Empowered initiative, in which we strive to improve the self-esteem of our youth and empower them to lead.

How: Tickets can be purchased in advance online or the day of the event at the Junior League registration table. They are $6 for adults (ages 13 and over) and $3 for children (ages 2-12). Under age 2 is free.

Online Sales have ended. Tickets are still available at the door. See you there!

 

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND:

  • Tickets will be sold in advance and via credit card the day of the event.
  • A Sensory-Friendly-Hour will be held from 9:30 A.M.-10:30 A.M. for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and those requiring a quieter environment.
  • The “Roaming Railroad” will have train rides – check them out at www.roamingrailroad.com.
  • The Night Before Touch-a-Truck books will be for sale.
  • We welcome back Trucks For Maddox! Bring a NEW toy truck to donate to their nonprofit TrucksForMaddox.org and receive FREE admission for one child, ages 2-12.

 

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Proceeds from Touch-a-Truck will benefit The Junior League of Reading’s initiative, Youth Empowered, which is working towards improving the self esteem of our youth and empowering them to lead. 

 

 

 

 

THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS COMMUNITY SPONSORS:

 

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Details

Date:
April 22
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Venue

Fightin’ Phils’ First Energy Stadium
1900 Centre Avenue
Reading, PA 19612 United States
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Phone:
(610) 375-8469
Website:
http://fightins.com/first-energy-stadium.html