Members of the Oyster River Volunteer Fire Rescue Association are welcoming the public to an open house at the fire hall at 2241 Catherwood Road on Saturday October 6 between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm.

Throughout the day the event will feature:

  • Tours of the department’s newly developed training structure
  • Fire safety and awareness training for young and old in Comox Valley Fire Chiefs’ Association fire safety house
  • Fire extinguisher demonstrations with hands-on opportunities
  • Emergency preparedness information with the manager of the Comox Valley emergency program
  • Fire safety door prizes
  • Equipment on display
  • Tours of the fire hall

There will be a BBQ lunch with proceeds going to completing the interior of the training building.

At 1:00 pm the members will demonstrate their auto extrication tools and skills with a “patient extrication” demonstration.

Please come for a visit and learn more about the fire safety and the services provided by our volunteer firefighters.