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MCFRS News Release


For Immediate Release:
September 28, 2012

Release ID: 12-028
Contact: Scott Graham, Public Information Office
(240) 876-1260 Phone
(240) 777-2442 Media Line
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Mark Your Calendars - Upcoming Fire Department Open Houses

Montgomery County, MD - - - October is Fire Prevention Month and fire stations around Montgomery County will be hosting many educational, family-oriented activities and Open Houses throughout the month. This year’s theme focuses on the importance of fire escape planning and urges residents to develop and practice an escape plan and “Have Two Ways Out!” 

All Open House events are free and will feature many exciting activities including tours of the station, fire safety activities, educational information/handouts, demonstrations of emergency equipment and much more. Please visit the fire station’s website or call for a complete listing of activities planned.

October 6 Rescue Day @ BCC Rescue Squad
5020 Battery Lane, Bethesda, MD
info: 
http://www.bccrs.org/RescueDayMainPage.html
11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
October 6

Burtonsville Volunteer Fire Department, Station 15
13900 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, MD
240-773-8957

                       
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 pm
October 7 Sandy Spring Fire Department, Station 40
16912 Georgia Ave, Olney, MD 
240-773-4740
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
October 13

Chevy Chase Fire Department, Station 7                              
8001 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase, MD
301-652-0707

                       
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 pm
October 14 Gaithersburg Station 8
801 Russell  Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD
240-773-4708
12:00 p.m.– 4:00 pm
October 14

Kensington Station 5            
10620 Connecticut Avenue, Kensington, MD
(240) 773-4705

10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
October 14

Upper Montgomery Fire Station 14           
19801 Beallsville Road, Beallsville, MD
(240) 773-4714

12:00 p.m.– 4:00 pm
October 21

Hillandale Volunteer Fire Department, Station 24
13216 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD
240-773-4724

                       
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
October 21

Glen Echo Volunteer Fire Department, Station 11 
5920 Massachusetts Avenue, Bethesda, MD 
301-229-3200

                       
Time TBA

 

 

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