National Night Out is coming to Camano Island this Augustthanks to Camano Island Fire & Rescue, the Mabana Flames, the CamanoPreparedness Group, and the Camano Island Chamber of Commerce.
Community members are invited to the Vista/Madrona andMabana stations from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2.
“National Night Out is a chance for our community to meettheir first responders and get to know their neighbors,” Chief Levon Yengoyansaid. “We think it’s important to bring our community together here on theisland, and what better way to do that than hosting National Night Out at ourfire stations.”
Each station will offer free hot dogs, fun kids’ activities,and a chance to see fire engines and ambulances. The Island County Sheriff'sOffice will have a deputy and patrol car at both fire stations; WashingtonState Parks will have a ranger and ranger vehicle at each station as well.
The first 25 children who visit the Vista and Mabanastations will also receive a free bicycle helmet courtesy of Safe KidsSnohomish County.
The Vista fire station is located at 273 N West CamanoDrive. The Mabana fire station is located at 3651 South Camano Drive.
Camano Fire plans to host National Night Out on the islandeach August.
National Night Out began in 1984 as an annualcommunity-building campaign that promotes strong community partnerships andneighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods safer, more caring places tolive and work. Find more information about National Night Out athttps://natw.org/