Marianna Fire -Rescue will be presenting a “Fire Safety Fun Day” on Saturday, October 10, 2009 between 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the fire station located at 4425 Clinton St., Marianna, Florida. You are invited to attend for a day of fun for the whole family.
The event filled day will start out early with a MFR 5K Run/Walk beginning at 7:30 a.m. with registration between 6:00 a.m - 7:15 a.m. Also there will be a 1 mile Run/Walk for the kids. You can see more information on the MFR 5K Run/Walk at the news section on the Marianna Fire Rescue page on the Marianna (www.cityofmarianna.com) website.
After the run, the Fire Safety Fun Day begins with educational activities including fire truck tours, fire extinguisher and vehicle extrication demos, JCFR Fire Safety Smoke House, and JCFR Blood Pressure Checks. Fire Prevention and Kid Safety materials such as Junior Firefighter and Kid ID Kits will be given out to children and their parents.
They also invite you to come see the firefighter clowns who enjoy entertaining and educating kids about fire safety. Sparky the Fire Dog and Smokey the Bear will also be there to educate the kids on fire prevention. A Bounce House, Slide, Dunking Booth, and the National Guard Rock Wall will be provided for entertainment for all who attend. Free refreshments including drinks, hamburgers, popcorn, and boiled peanuts will be served. There will be many opportunities to take pictures, so bring your camera and enjoy a fun filled day of fire safety for all ages.