Sunday, October 1, 2023 – SSVFD Annual Open House
SANDY SPRING VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE
When Sunday, October 1, 2023 – 1:00pm-4:00pm
Where: Station 4 – 17921 Brooke Road, Sandy Spring, MD 20860 [Map]
(NOTE: SSVFD has two Stations. This is the one in Sandy Spring, NOT the one in Olney.
Fun opportunity for kids to meet firefighters and see cool equipment used in fire and rescue work. Kids can see Sparky the Fire Dog and learn “Stop, Drop, and Roll” Parents can learn about Fire Safety, Emergency Preparedness, Bike Helmet Safety, and learn about hosting your child’s birthday party at the fire department. There will be CPR demos, bike helmet safety info, emergency preparedness info, and fire extinguisher demonstrations. There will also be a smoke detector display, and street address display. Explore opportunities to volunteer in an exciting field while giving back to your community as a firefighter, EMT, paramedic, or auxiliary member. See fire engines, a 100’ ladder truck, rescue vehicles, and rescue boats up close and personal. Learn about the Fire Department’s 4,000 sq ft “Oak Ballroom”, available for private and community events. Learn about other annual events including Santa and Chanukah Fire Engine runs, National Night Out, Olney Days, and the 9-11 Candlelight Remembrance.
Additional Parking available across Rt. 108 on Meeting House Road.
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For additional information on the Open House please email [email protected] or visit
For Kids see Sparky the Fire Dog