Firefighters to Visit Area Schools

firetruck HaysFire Prevention Week is October 6th -12th, and to help promote fire safety the Hays Fire Department will meet with area first and second graders.  The firemen will be visiting with their safety trailers in tow to do presentations and demonstrations about fire safety and prevention. They will also be visiting third grade classrooms for a short presentation and to share materials with reminders on fire safety and prevention at home.

The Hays Fire Department will be visiting the following elementary schools, starting at 9 AM, to start their presentations.

  • 10/8- Washington AM
  • 10/9 – Wilson AM
  • 10/10 – Roosevelt AM / Lincoln PM
  • 10/11 – O’Loughlin AM

This is a great opportunity to remind parents, families, and the community to have the important discussions about how to prevent fires at home and how to be safe in the event of a house fire.  For more information about this event, contact fireman Brian Zimmerman at or 628-7330.