On April 13, local fire agencies will host a free Fire and Emergency Service Day. Meet local fire fighters and medical responders from Grant County Volunteer Fire departments; Cliff/Gila, Fort Bayard, Lower Mimbres, Pinos Altos, Santa Rita, Sapillo Creek, Tyrone, Upper Mimbres, and Whiskey Creek.
Silver Fire, and the U.S. Forest Service, Gila Regional Medical Center, Santa Clara, Bayard, and Hurley will also be represented. Come see fire trucks, ambulances, and a special visit from a Native Air Helicopter.
Join Sparky the Fire Dog and Smokey Bear for free hot dogs, treats for the kids, and a gift raffle.
Event is from 9 am to 1 pm in the parking lot at the Grant County Veterans’ Memorial Center off Hwy 180 next to Ace Hardware.