Woonsocket Fire Department open house Wednesday

Woonsocket Fire Department open house Wednesday

WOONSOCKET - The Woonsocket Fire Department invites families to an open house on Wednesday, Oct. 16, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Station 2, 5 Cumberland Hill Road.

October is fire safety month and the week of Oct. 6-12 is Fire Prevention Week. This event will help reinforce fire safety and prevention in the community. This year's theme focuses on how to prevent fires in kitchens, which is the leading cause of home fires and injuries in the country.

The local Papa Gino's, will provide free pizza and McDonald's will provide free soft drinks. There will be educational materials on hand and other activities for the children to enjoy.

For more information, call 401-765-2500.