The Burnsville Fire Department will open its doors and roll out the fire trucks for their open house on Oct. 12. The community is invited to get up-close and personal with firefighters, paramedics and the equipment they use.
This fun evening will include a number of activities related to public safety, including:
Tours of the fire station, fire engines and ambulances
Demonstrations on fire extinguishers, compression-only CPR and kitchen safety
Activities for kids, such as trying on firefighter gear, learning how to dial 9-1-1 and learning how to plan a fire escape
Opportunities to meet Fire Department chiefs, firefighter/paramedics and Sparky the Fire Dog
Individuals, families, scout troops, neighborhoods and other groups are all welcome to attend.