Declan Smith had a fun tractor ride during Saturday’s JDRF Meet a Machine fundraiser. (KELSEY McLEAN/Black Press)

Kids meet machines at diabetes research fundraiser at Nanaimo’s port

Meet a Machine was held Saturday at the Port of Nanaimo

Some of Nanaimo’s mighty machines parked at the port yesterday so that kids could get a close-up look.

The Meet a Machine event in support of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation was held Saturday at the Port of Nanaimo.

Dozens of various trucks, tractors, and other kinds of industrial vehicles were parked at 100 Port Way for the fundraiser for Type 1 diabetes research.

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