Middle-schoolers can participate in free fire camp

The Asheville Fire Department will hold its annual fire summer camp, Fire Escape, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 20-23.

Designed for middle school-aged kids, this free summer series is a highly interactive camp filled with great hands on activities. It allows the kids to meet local firefighters and learn what it takes to be one!

For more information and to apply, visit ashevillenc.gov/fire and click on the application for Fire Escape. The deadline to sign up is Friday, June 3.