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Night at the Firehouse

October 10, 2018, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Kids, slide down a real fire pole!

Side-by-Side Burn Rooms With Residential Sprinkler Demonstration
Rescue Demonstrations-Extrication Fire Safety and Injury Prevention
Kids Test Their Skills With Fun and Educational Games
Fire Apparatus On Display
Rapelling Demonstrations by Firefighters
“What Do Firefighters Wear?” Demonstration
Learn about Safety from Good Samaritan Hospital ER Nurses
Emergency Preparedness Information
Learn Safety Practices at the “Firesafety Fun House”
Meet the Firefighters!
Fire Behavior Demonstration
Come see our brand new fire engine!


October 10, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Downers Grove Fire Station 5
6701 S. Main St
Downers Grove, IL 60516

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