College to Hold Fire Safety and Prevention Seminar – Children From The College’s Day Care Center to Learn Stop, Drop and Roll

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 08, 2010 —Community College of Philadelphia’s Campus Security, in conjunction with the Philadelphia Fire Department, will hold a Fire Safety and Prevention Seminar from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 12 at the College’s Bonnell Auditorium on 16th Street between Spring Garden and Callowhill streets.

The seminar is for all age groups and will include the children from the College’s Day Care Center. The children will be taught to Stop, Drop and Roll in the event of a fire, as well as other fire safety and prevention techniques.

The Philadelphia Fire Department will have on hand fire trucks including Rescue 1 and Engine 13 and their firefighting crews. During the seminar, Campus Security and the Philadelphia Fire Department will conduct lifesaving fire safety and prevention scenarios showing how to stay low under the smoke, and go; check the door for heat, and find a second way out to safety; and to stop, drop and roll in the event of a fire.

What: Community College of Philadelphia Fire Prevention Seminar
When: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 12
Where: Bonnell Auditorium (Room BG-10), on 16th Street between Callowhill and Spring Garden Streets