SUFFOLK FIRE RESCUE (VA) TO HOST FIRE AND LIFE SAFETY CAMP FOR KIDS

 

Suffolk, Virginia:

Suffolk Fire & Rescue is excited to announce the
dates for the 2024 Fire & Life Safety Camp for children ages 6-9.
The half-day local camp runs Monday-Friday and introduces children to life as a
firefighter with Suffolk Fire & Rescue. Campers are presented with a variety of fun,
challenging and educational activities. The mission of the camp is to teach children
lessons on fire safety, home escape plans, bicycle safety, water safety, basic first aid,
and much more!

Campers are taught and supervised by Suffolk Fire & Rescue personnel and teenage
volunteers who were at some point campers themselves. There is no fee for the camp
and children are provided snacks and lunch each day. Camp is from 8:30 a.m. until
1:00 p.m. and is held at Fire Station # 6 located at 300 Kings Fork Road.

The sessions are as follows:
Session 1: June 24-28
Session 2: July 8-12
Session 3: July 22-26
Session 4: August 12-16

Registration period is April 1-15, 2024. Parents may register their children at
https://secure.rec1.com/VA/suffolk-va/catalog