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Excelsior Fire Prevention Open House and Safety Fair
October 7 @ 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM CDTFree
Caribou Coffee, Lemonade) The Salvation Army will be passing out water & Hot Coca.
- LIVE KITCHEN FIRE SAFETY-SLIDE A LID OVER A STOVETOP FIRE DEMONSTRATION Times: Every 30 minutes
- INTERACTIVE KITCHEN STOVETOP SAFETY DISPLAY
- HOME & BUSINESS FIRE EXTINGUISHER OFFER
- Fire Extinguisher Service and Recycling
- Re-chargeable fire extinguisher inspection and tagging
- ONLY $10.00 per extinguisher!!!
- FREE Fire Extinguisher Recycling
- Freddie the Fire Truck: Come talk to Freddie about fire safety.
- Sparky’s Spray House: Spray a real fire hose and hit the targets.
- Fire Prevention Fishing Pond: Earn your bait by participating in educational activities throughout the open house and then go fishing for fun surprises.
- Home Fire Drill Safety Plan Booth is where Scout Troop 430 will explain and show your family how to make a Home Fire Drill Plan and why it is important to practice the plan.
- Dem-Com Recycling Trailer shares information on how to prevent lithium batteries from causing a fire at your home, while charging, and when you travel.
- National Sprinkler Association: A Representative will be here to answer your questions about commercial and residential sprinklers
- Hennepin County 9-1-1 Dispatch will have a 9-1-1 dispatcher available to answer questions about new dispatching technology and talk about what kids need to know about calling 9-1-1 in today’s world.
- Hennepin County Sherriff’s Water Patrol and the Excelsior Fire District Water Rescue Display: See all types of watercrafts used for water emergencies
- American Red Cross can answer your questions and show you how to be “Red Cross Ready” by being prepared for an emergency or natural disaster.
- CenterPoint Energy: Stop by their booth and learn more about pipeline safety and sign up for a free Carbon Monoxide Detector
- Hennepin County Medical Center Burn Unit: Learn how to prevent burns and see their mouth dropping display.
- Deephaven Police Department: Meet your local police officers and learn about Safety.
- Knewtson Health Group: Get good advice about your child’s school backpack and how to take the load off of your child’s back.
- Hennepin County Sherriff’s Water Patrol Display: Checkout all types of water rescue equipment they use and the watercrafts they depend on for water emergencies
- Lindstrom Restoration will show you the devastating aftermath of residential fires and inform you how to prevent a fire.
- Salvation Army Canteen: See the newest member of the Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster Services Fleet.
- Hennepin County Medical Center Ambulance: Paramedics will give you tours of the ambulance and show you all the cool stuff they have to help people who are sick or injured.
- ResourceWest Hopkins and Minnetonka Family Services will be collecting coats and schools supplies.
- I.C.A. Food Shelf: Bring a non-perishable food item to help stock the shelves of the local food shelf for the holidays
- Door Prizes for all ages, win smoke alarms, carbon monoxide detectors, fire extinguishers, Stove Top Fire Stops, and many more prizes.
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