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Firefighters plan family activities

Published: Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

TAMPICO – The Tampico Fire Department Family Fun Day will be from 12:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 10 at the fire department, 102 N. Main St.

Children’s water fights will take place, with registration at 1 p.m. Other activities will include a Scholastic book fair, a performance by a magician will perform, and face painting. A smokehouse will be open for fire safety information, and Clifford the Big Red Dog will make an appearance. Food will be served all day.

Raffle tickets will be sold for 50 cents each, or those attending may donate school supplies and receive a ticket for each item.

Proceeds will help to pay for technology-based items at Prophetstown-Lyndon-Tampico elementary schools.

For more information, call 815-677-0233.

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