Local FDs to hold open houses for Fire Prevention Week

Some local fire departments are holding open houses Saturday as part of Fire Prevention Week:

ORLEANS – The Orleans Fire Department welcomes local families to a free Open House on Saturday, October 14th from 12-2pm. The open house, sponsored by Papa Gino’s, is aimed at teaching families fire safety and prevention practices. The Orleans Fire Department Open House will be held at 58 Eldredge Parkway, Orleans MA

This open house commemorates National Fire Safety Month (October). Participants will receive safety tips such as “stop, drop and roll”, learn how to plan escape routes and how to crawl safely through a smoke-filled room. In addition, Papa Gino’s, the Dedham, Mass.-based pizza chain, will provide free pizza and children’s fire safety coloring sheets at the open house.

Papa Gino’s is celebrating its 23rd anniversary of sponsoring fire safety open houses throughout New England to encourage families to learn about fire safety. For the past 23 years, Papa Gino’s has sponsored open houses throughout New England, helping to educate more than 2 million people about fire prevention and safety. During the month of October, Papa Gino’s will also provide guests with fire prevention themed coloring sheets and a limited amount of certificates for kids, while supplies lasts. Fire department open houses are being hosted throughout Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island in October.

For more information about the Orleans Fire Department open house, call the Orleans Fire station at 508-255-0050.

YARMOUTH – The Yarmouth Fire Department Is proud to announce The Annual Fire Prevention Open House featuring free pizza, hot dogs, and popcorn, along with bouncy houses, demonstrations and more! The event will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at Yarmouth Fire Station 3 at 520 Buck Island Road in West Yarmouth.


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