EVERSON, Wash. — Whatcom County Fire District 1 and the Everson Police Department are teaming up to host a “National Night Out” open house event for the public.
The event will be held at the Everson Fire Station, located at 101 E Main Street, from 6pm to 8pm on Tuesday, August 2nd.
Fire trucks and ambulances will be available to view up close, there will be activities for the kids and an ice cream truck will be on hand offering free treats (limited quantity).
There will also be an opportunity to sign up for Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) classes in Everson. This free class is available for all residents in WCFD1’s response area, including Everson, Nooksack and Deming. Classes cover the basics as to what CERT really is, how the team functions during non-emergent and emergency situations, along with various skills such as basic triage, treatment and fire suppression.