SMFD personnel getting kids ‘Fired up about reading’

Zachary DeRoose came prepared to meet some firefighters and wore his PAW Patrol shirt with firedog Marshall. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY DENISE CATHEY


Firefighter Robert Dallimore reads aloud to the group of parents and children from Jan Brett’s “The Hat”  during the Fired Up About Reading event with the San Marcos Fire Department at the San Marcos Public Library.

Firefighter Zane Williard attempts to convince Bently Pavelka to stop, drop and roll with him during a fire safety demonstration.

Firefighter Zane Williard gives out high-fives and hugs to children while wearing his full firefighting gear as part of an effort to make children more comfortable with them in case of an emergency.

Engineer Bobby Nance walks the group of junior firefighters through the equipment they keep on their fire engine.

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