Highland Fire District and the Highland Hose Company #1 will be hosting an Open House Wednesday October 9, 2019 from 6 Pm to 8 PM at Station 1 firehouse located at 25 Milton Avenue, Town of Lloyd, Highland New York.
There will be free refreshments, videos, plastic fire hats, and information. There will be free door prize drawings held at 7:30 PM-you must be present to win. Door prizes are provided by the Highland Hose Company #1 Ladies Auxiliary.
A crew from Mobile Life Support Services will provide ambulance tours, free blood pressure checks, and information.
During Fire Prevention Week, October 6, 2019 through October 12, 2019 members of the Highland and Clintondale Fire Departments will be visiting Highland Public, Parochial and Nursery schools to present indoor demos on fire prevention and fire safety. There will also be outdoor demonstration at the schools that will include tours of a rescue truck and fire engines, Younger children will get to hold a Clintondale fire hose and flow water.
The Highland Hose Company #1 will be hosting a Coloring contest for Grades K through 5 with 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes in each group. As part of the Highland Fire Prevention Program each child will be provided with fire safety information to take home.
This year's Fire Prevention theme is " Not every hero wears a cape; Plan and Practice your Escape!"
All are welcome to attend the Open House, young and old, and the event is free. Please come and visit your firehouse and meet with the " all volunteer" firefighters.