BCC Rescue Squad, Open House Saturday, Oct. 11

The Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad will hold its free annual Open House, “Rescue Day 2014,” on Saturday, October 11, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., rain or shine. Rescue Day 2014 will feature fire and rescue activities and displays for all ages, including tours of the station; live demonstrations of emergency medical, rescue, and firefighting equipment; free kids’ firefighter hats; a model train display; and a moonbounce. The Rescue Squad’s most advanced firefighting and rescue equipment will be on display, including emergency vehicles and the Squad’s thermal imaging camera that is used to help locate fire victims in blinding smoke.