Fire Prevention Week Oakland County 2014
Fire Prevention Week is October 5 through October 11, 2014. Fire departments and communities across Oakland County will hold open houses, demonstrations, and free family fun events!
Fire Prevention Week 2014 theme is: “Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month.”
FIRE PREVENTION WEEK OAKLAND COUNTY EVENTS 2014
Birmingham MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Department Open House
Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 1p-4p
Adams Fire Station (572, South Adams, Birmingham MI)
Attendees will enjoy fire house chili, activities and demonstrations for children and adults, a tour of the station, and much more! Portable fire extinguisher and DTE Arcs and Sparks demonstrations will take place during the open house. Attendees will view an EMS and vehicle extrication display, along with HAZMAT apparatus and equipment. The Beaumont One helicopter will also be at the event. Attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions and view the inside of the helicopter. For more information, contact the Birmingham Fire Department at 248-530-1900 or visit www.bhamgov.org/fire.
Bloomfield Township MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Open House
Sunday, October 12, 2014 from noon-4p
Township Campus (Telegraph S of Long Lake Rd)
Theme of this year’s open house is “Smoke Alarms Save Lives. Test Yours Every Month.” The Open House is held in conjunction with National Fire Prevention Week. The kids will decorating pumpkins in the Pumpkin Craft area, there will be truck and heavy equipment to climb into, spouting fire hoses to hold, K9 demonstrations by the police and firefighting activities.
Clawson MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Open House
Sunday, October 12, 2014 from noon-3p
Clawson Fire Department (111 Gardner, Clawson, MI)
The Clawson Fire Department will once again visit local elementary schools to discuss the importance of fire safety. This year’s theme is “Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month.” Fire Department Open House will feature bouncers, a vehicle extrication demo, and fire safety smoke house plus other fun and games.
Farmington Hills MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Prevention Open House
Friday, October 10, 2014 from 3p-7p
Farmington Hills Fire Department (31455 W. Eleven Mile, Farmington Hills, MI)
The free event will feature educational demonstrations from Farmington Hills Fire Fighters and fun activities for all ages. Participants can sit in a fire truck, learn about escape techniques in the Fire Safety House, dress up in fire fighter’s gear, and get their photo taken with Sparky the Fire Dog. Information booths will feature displays from Botsford Hospital, the Farmington Hills Police Department, the City Clerk’s Office, and the Emergency Preparedness Commission. For more information about the Fire Prevention Open House, call the Farmington Hills Fire Department at 248-871-2800.
Northville MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Department Open House
Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 9a-4p
Northville Fire Department (215 W Main St, Northville, MI 48167)
Fire trucks and equipment will be on display and our Fire Department personnel will be on hand to answer questions and show visitors around. Fire prevention and public safety information will be available.
Rochester MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Prevention Open House
Sunday, October 12, 2014 from noon-3p
City of Rochester Fire Department (277 E. Second St., Rochester, MI 48307)
The Rochester Fire Department Open House will feature a rescue demonstration including vehicle extraction and rope rescue from heights, a Superior Air Ambulance helicopter landing, free hot dogs, free cider and donuts, free popcorn. Fire truck and rescue equipment will be on display.
Rochester Hills MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Apparatus Display
Friday, October 3, 2014 from 7p-9p
Meijer parking lot (corner of Rochester Road and Auburn Road)
Fire trucks, rescue vehicles and ambulances will be on display. The feature event will be a live fire demonstration!
Rochester Hills MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Department Open House
Sunday, October 5, 2014 from noon-3p
Rochester Hills Fire Station 1 (1111 Horizon Ct, Rochester Hills)
Rochester Hills Fire Station 2 (1251 E. Auburn, Rochester Hills)
Rochester Hills Fire Sation 3 (2137 W Auburn Rd, Rochester Hills)
Rochester Hills Fire Station 4 (2723 Walton, Rochester Hills)
Rochester Hills Fire Station 5 (251 E Tienken Rochester Hills)
See a live simulated fire attack on Sunday, October 5 at 1p at Station 1 (1111 Horizon Ct). Come view a simulated fire attack and view your firefighters in action during the time of an emergency.
Rochester Hills MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Safety Day
Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 1p-3p
The Village of Rochester Hills (NE Corner of Walton Blvd & Adams Rd, Rochester Hills, MI)
There will be fire trucks on display for the entire family interact with; hold the fire hose, get in the driver’s seat, try on boots and jackets that the fire-fighters wear and even ask questions to the “real-live” fire-fighters. And even Sparky the Fire Dog will be available for photos and to meet the kids. In addition, the safety house will be onsite for families to learn about an indoor environment that is smoke filled. It is a great time of the year to replace your fire alarms, and the fire department will be taking appointments to come out and install fire alarms for FREE. Plus, get battery replacements for your fire alarms for free too (while supplies last). It’s almost time to “fall back” and reset our clocks and it’s the perfect time to remember to replace or change the batteries in your fire alarms. Come as a family to ask questions and even develop your personal family escape route for your home. Do not miss out on this important community education event.
Rochester Hills MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Safety Display
Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 9a-noon
Home Depot (225 W Avon, Rochester Hills, MI 48307)
Held in conjunction with the free Kids Workshop Home Depot hosts each month.
Royal Oak MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Fighters Open House
Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 11a-2p
Royal Oak Fire Department (215 E. Sixth Street)
There will be refreshments, live Technical Rescue demonstration, Sparky the Fire Dog, Fire Prevention Smokehouse, Free Events, Jaws of Life Demo, fire vehicle displays, Thermal Imaging Camera display, and more! Lots of fun and enjoyment for everyone!
Troy MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Troy Fire Department Open House
Sunday, Ocotber 5, 2014 from 1-4p
Troy Fire Station #1 – 1019 E. Big Beaver, Troy, MI
Troy Fire Station #2 – 5600 Livernois, Troy, MI
Troy Fire Station #3 – 2400 W. Big Beaver, Troy, MI
Troy Fire Station #4 – 2013 E. Maple, Troy, MI
Troy Fire Station #5 – 6399 John R, Troy, MI
Troy Fire Station #6 – 5901 Coolidge, Troy, MI
Waterford MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Fire Department Open House
Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 10a-2p
Station 1 (2495 Crescent Lake Rd, Waterford, MI)
Events include: fire safety house, fire prevention education, vehicle extraction demo, fire truck tours, station tours and lunch.
Wixom MI Fire Prevention Week Event – Wixom Fire Department Open House
Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 9a-1p
Wixom Fire Department (Fire Station Wixom Road, Wixom, MI 48393)
This is a free event.
More Fire Prevention Week Metro Detroit and Oakland County, Michigan events coming soon!
This page is intended to be used as a guide. Oakland County Moms does not endorse these events. Oakland County Moms is not responsible for changes to event descriptions, event times or details being altered without notice or cancellations.