WARSAW — The Warsaw-Wayne Fire Territory will hold Family Safety Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, at Warsaw’s Central Park.
Throughout the day, attendees will be able to enjoy free activities focused on health and safety with a variety of hands-on learning opportunities, presentations and games.
The event will feature The Kasey Fire Safety Program. With the use of black Labrador Retrievers, talented song writing and guitar-playing firefighter Jeff Owens uses song and demonstration to inspire audiences of all ages to learn and retain important fire safety tips and lifesaving tips.
Warsaw-Wayne Fire Territory will also be holding doll house burn demonstrations throughout the event, all in the name of education. The smoke and flame patterns will help attendees learn about basic fire behavior.
Other activities planned include a bicycle rodeo, junior firefighter challenge, Kosciusko REMC bucket truck rides, snowplow hand painting, fire extinguisher training, and gummy worm surgery.
Scheduled events are:
- 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. – Event begins and Parkview Samaritan helicopter arrives.
- 11:30 a.m. – First jaws of life demonstration.
- 12:30 p.m. – Kasey Fire Safety Program
- 1 to 3 p.m. – Lutheran Air helicopter arrives.
- 1:30 p.m. – Second jaws of life demonstration.
This year’s event is sponsored by Lutheran Health Network KCH, Kosciusko REMC, News Now Warsaw, and Protechs, Inc.