Firefighters prepare for outdoor Fun Day
HANOVERTON -- The third annual Hanover Township Volunteer Fire Department Fireman's Follies and Family Fun Day will be at 11 a.m. Sunday at the Guilford Lake Ruritan Hall, state Route 172.
Events include fire department and emergency medical displays, firefighter competitions, crafts, food and games.
STAT MedEvac is scheduled to land a medical helicopter, weather permitting.
Area firefighters are assembling four-person teams for water battles, tugs-of-war, obstacle course runs and other competitions among departments.
A junior firefighter obstacle course will give kids a chance to run through an obstacle course, just like the firefighters.
There will be a Country Store raffle with gift certificates and merchandise donated by area merchants and crafters. Tickets will be available at the fun day before the raffle.
Games for all ages include a bounce house, water balloon booth, giant slide and wrestling with participants in inflatable sumo wrestling suits.
A 50/50 raffle will benefit fire services.
Vendors will display and demonstrate a variety of products and equipment for fire safety personnel. They will have memorabilia, apparel and collectible gifts for sale.