Many of the Capital Region Firefighter companies will be highly active throughout Fire Prevention Week and the month of October! You’ll find the departments active at local schools, churches, area shopping centers and even Trunk or Treat events as Halloween nears! Visit their Facebook pages or websites for more information.
Fire Prevention Events for All Ages At Your Local Fire Company
Camp Hill Fire Company
- Event: Fire Company’s Open House
- When: Saturday, October 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Location: Fire company’s station– 2198 Walnut St., Camp Hill, Pa 17011
- Details: Fun activities for all ages. Attendees can use a hoseline to put out a fire, with the help of a Camp Hill volunteer, tour and ride on top of a fire truck, meet Sparky the fire safety dog, enjoy food and other treats, have their face painted and more.
Citizens Fire Company of Highspire
- Event: In attendance at Highspire Bureau’s Trunk or Treat
- When: Sunday, October 22 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
- Location: Highspire Memorial Park– Lumber Street, Highspire, Pa 17034
- Details: Attendees will be able to meet their local firefighters and learn about volunteer opportunities. Attendees can also enjoy free candy, treats, activities, games and more.
Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company
- Event: Fire Company’s Truck or Treat
- When: Saturday, October 28 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
- Location: Fire company’s station–1200 Good Hope Road, Mechanicsburg, Pa 17050
- Details: Meet local firefighters, learn fire prevention tips, enjoy treats and food trucks offering Kokua Shaved Ice, Demiller and Mad Dash.
Lisburn Community Fire Company
- Event: Fire Company’s Community Day
- When: Thursday, October 28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Location: Fire company’s station– 1800 Main St., Mechanicsburg, Pa 17055
- Details: Apparatus will be on display and attendees can watch public safety demonstrations from firefighters and other first responders, enjoy a variety of food, participate in free activities including a bounce house, scavenger hunt with prizes and more. Additionally, for three dollars, attendees can go on a ferris wheel, kids fun house and merry-go-round.