Firetruck Tales

We celebrated Fire Prevention Week with the Evesham Fire Department.  The firefighters brought their firetruck & equipment to us here at the Evesham Library for a fun & educational program about fire safety.  We learned in case of a fire to “Go Low” to the ground because smoke rises.  Also, if you are trapped, hang a blanket or towel out of the window & the firefighters will know to look for you there.  Never hide in a closet or under a bed.  And adults should check the batteries in their smoke detectors twice a year … do that at Daylight Savings Time! (Daylight Savings is coming up soon – we Fall Back on Sunday, November 6th.)

Visit Sparky the Dog here for fun & fire prevention information.

Learning about the firetruck

Firefighter Jeff suiting up

He sounds & looks a little like Darth Vader, but that is Firefighter Jeff!

We got to sit in the truck ...

and it was COOL!

Girls can be firefighters too!

The firetruck with LIGHTS

Firefighter Jim read us a story about Dot the Fire Dog

We LOVE firetrucks!


One Response to Firetruck Tales

  1. Bridget says:

    A HUGE thank you to Evesham Libary and Evesham Fire Department for putting this class together. This is such important information to go over with your kids and it was presented in a way that made it fun for the kids and care takers alike. Great job!

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