The Junior League of Jackson will host Touch A Truck Jackson April 24 and 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Trustmark Park in Pearl. This family event offers hands-on opportunities for children to get an up-close look at utility vehicles, excavators and more. On Friday April 24, at 4:30 and 7 p.m., author Sherri Duskey Rinker presents an interactive performance of her book, “Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site.” On Saturday April 25 from 9 to 10 a.m. during the Big Wheel Hour, guests will be treated to a pancake breakfast with characters and entry before the event opens to the public. Tickets to each event are $20 per person and can be purchased at www.touchatruckjackson.com. General admission hours on Saturday are from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for $5 per person. Working on the event are (from left) Jane Harkins, Mandy Woodward, Amanda Fontaine, Amada Overby, Alison O’Neal and Christine Polk.