Schuylkill firefighters organizations will hold muster/open house Sunday
The Schuylkill County Volunteer Firefighters Association and the Schuylkill Historical Fire Society will co-sponsor their Annual Muster/Open House on Sunday, Oct. 4. at the Schuylkill Fire Training Grounds in Frackville.
Events commence at 10:30 a.m. and will continue until 3 p.m.
A Memorial Service will be conducted at the Fallen Firefighters Monument at 2 p.m. to commemorate Schuylkill County's 35 firefighters who died in the line of duty.
The Muster/Open House will also feature a parade of antique fire apparatus, pumping demonstrations, live rescue demonstrations, antique and modern fire apparatus display, and a fire memorabilia vendor market.
Food and refreshments will be available throughout the event, and the public is invited to attend. Parking and admission is free.
The Schuylkill Fire Training Grounds are located one mile east of Frackville along the Morea Road.
For additional information, call the Schuylkill Historical Fire Society at (570) 462-4400.