Hands-on open house: PTA hosts public at base

Kids got a look at the workings of Pohakuloa Training Area on Thursday during the Experience PTA event. (Courtesy photos/Pohakuloa Training Area)

A boy feels the pressure of a fire hose Thursday at Pohakuloa Training Area during the Experience PTA event.. (Courtesy photo/Pohakuloa Training Area)

POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA — Pohakuloa Training Area opened its doors to the public during its annual open house on Thursday. The event entertained more than 500 students and guests of all ages.