Skip to main content

Longwood Fire Company welcomes community

10/09/2013 01:27PM ● Published by ACL

Members of the community are invited to see how Longwood Fire Company operates on Oct. 20.

“We have an excellent department and we would like those we serve to come and meet us and to view our facility,” said Chief A.J. McCarthy. “Last year we handled 512 calls of all types. We provide a valuable service to the community and we know the public supports us. The open house is an excellent time for all members of the family to spend some time with us.”

Longwood Fire Company is at 1001 East Baltimore Pike, near Longwood Gardens. The Open House will take place from noon until 4 p.m.

Scheduled events include a vehicle rescue demonstration at 1:30 p.m., a moon bounce, a smoke trailer for practicing home evacuations provided by Kennett Fire Company, fire extinguisher training, face painting, fire trucks and special operation vehicles, ID kits performed by the Kennett Township Police Department, first aid and blood pressure checks by Longwood EMTs and paramedics, and prizes from various local businesses.

Hot dogs, snacks and drinks will be available, in addition to a variety of free fire prevention materials, including Longwood fire hats.

For more information, visit www.longwoodfireco.com.

Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Chester County's free newsletter to catch every headline

fire company kennett fire company longwood fire company kennett township police department
  • If you're not getting the results you want with your current fitness routine, consider joining a ...


  • The Washington Memorial Chapel has announced that the Justice Bell, which serves as the symbol o...


  • Photos with Santa

    12/16/2017
    10:00AM — 09:30PM

    Welcome Santa as he returns to the Concord Mall! Come say "hi" and pose for your holiday photos t...


  • The Nutcracker

    12/16/2017
    12:30PM — 04:00PM

    This Christmas, get swept up in the dream of Tchaikovsky's most famous composition, The Nutcracke...


  • The Nutcracker

    12/16/2017
    12:30PM — 04:00PM

    This Christmas, get swept up in the dream of Tchaikovsky's most famous composition, The Nutcracke...


  • Brad Rau

    12/16/2017
    07:00PM — 10:00PM

    December 16th Penns Wood Winery 2-5 pm Penns Wood Winery 124 Beaver Valley Rd, Chadds Ford, PA ...


Chester County High School Sports