All ages are invited to Touch-A-Truck: A Family Safety, Health & Preparedness Fair on the Sautee Nacoochee Center (SNC) campus, Saturday, October 1 between 10 AM and 3 PM.
This free, family-friendly event will feature displays of multiple specialty emergency vehicles, a helicopter fly-in (weather permitting), family support resources and visits from the Night Rider Car, Wonder Woman and Batman, the Chic-fil-a Cow, along with children’s activities, demonstrations and more!
- Career and volunteer first responders will be on hand to talk about their work and equipment and spread the word about safety and emergency preparedness.
- White County Public Health and Public Safety and area support service providers will answer questions and offer information.
- The Georgia Department of Natural Resources will demonstrate mountain rescue equipment and techniques.
Come honor first responders and spend a few hours having fun and learning about health, safety and emergency resources in our community. All activities are free. Food vendors will be on site. Presentation of colors at 10 AM. The helicopter’s arrival is dependent upon the weather.
Touch-A-Truck is co-organized by the SNCA Board of Directors and the all-volunteer Community Emergency Response Team (CERT).
For additional information, contact SNCA at 706-878-3300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
. The Sautee Nacoochee Community Association is a member-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization located at 283 Hwy 255 in Sautee, Georgia. www.snca.org.
Partial list of participating agencies, organizations and businesses:
American Red Cross
Appalachian Friends of the Bears
Big Friendly Truck Area Rescue
Boy Scouts of America
Cleveland Police Department
Georgia Bureau of Investigation Bomb Disposal Unit
Georgia Department of Natural Resources
Georgia Forestry Commission
Georgia State Patrol
Girl Scouts of America
Helen Fire Department
North Georgia Emergency Network
Old Sautee Store
United States Forestry Service
White County Community Emergency Response Team
White County Department of Natural Resources
White County Emergency Medical Service
White County Fire Department
White County High School Junior ROTC
White County Sheriff Department