Fire boat, Leschi, patrolling Puget Sound.

Join the Seattle Fire Department and MOHAI as we commemorate the 132nd anniversary of the Great Seattle Fire from Fire Station 5 and the Seattle Fire Boat—the Leschi!

Young firefighters-in-training will love exploring the Fire Boat Leschi, making crafts along with MOHAI Educators, watching online story time with a real Seattle firefighter, and learning about the helpers in our community.

Streaming live on the Seattle Fire Department Facebook page on June 5! Activities include:

  • Special live Firefighter Story Time in English and en Español
  • Make a paper fire truck and fire dog puppet—download the craft template and create along with a MOHAI Educator!
  • Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Medic One program in Seattle Fire Department – the first advanced emergency medical response system in the state of Washington
  • Investigate artifacts that help us learn about the Great Seattle Fire
  • Learn how firefighters become boat pilots, paramedics, rescue swimmers, and more!
  • Get your questions answered live by Seattle firefighters in English and en Español

Generous support for Fire Day provided by Amazon.

Photo: Bob Lukas