Hi boys and girls! Welcome to Sparkles’ Kids Zone on Firelife.com!
We are celebrating! The fire safety dogs have been doing their Sparkles’ Kids Zone column on firelife.com for one year! Hi paw!
Summer is over and it officially became Fall on September 23rd! I hope that each of you had a very safe summer and that you are enjoying school!
All of us (the fire safety dogs) have been very busy! After traveling all summer, it is now time to travel in the fall too! It is our busiest time of year! October is a very busy month! The fire safety dogs will be making a trip to Chicago and to Maryland!
Fire Safety Dogs’ Fall Schedule
September – Siren the Fire Safety Dog featured in the September issue of FIDO Friendly magazine
September 20th – Sparkles’ Safety Spot 7:00 P.M. CST
September 29th – October 7th – Chicago
October 5th– National Safety Weekend at Sears / Kmart headquarters in
Chicago. This is a private event for headquarters employees
October 8th and 9th – Special fire safety dog coloring page for National Safety Weekend at your local Sears / Kmart store will be available (Compliments from our friends at First Alert and Sears / Kmart)
October 12th – 19th – Maryland
October 16th – National Fallen Firefighter’s Memorial Service, Emmitsburg, MD
October 18th – Sparkles’ Safety Spot 7:00 P.M. CST
October 25th – Clarksville Primary School
October 31st – November 8th Los Angeles (tentative)
November 1st – Sparkles’ Safety Spot 7:00 P.M. CST
November 15th – Sparkles’ Safety Spot 7:00 P.M. CST
November 15th – Book release of Animals and the Kids Who Love Them: Extraordinary True Stories of Hope, Healing, and Compassion by Allen and Linda Anderson. Book includes a story about Sparkles the Fire Safety Dog
Speaking of traveling, Thanks to our good friends at First Alert, Tango the Fire Safety Dog and Firefighter Dayna will be attending the kick-off event for National Safety Weekend at the Sears / Kmart headquarters in Chicago. The event will be attended by Sears / Kmart headquarters’ employees October 5th and we couldn’t be more excited!
In addition, a special coloring page designed by the fire safety dogs and First Alert will make its debut during National Safety Weekend at all Sears / Kmart stores across the country! Your neighborhood Sears full-line store and Kmart store will be hosting National Safety Weekend events from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 8, and Sunday, October 9.
Be sure to visit your local Sears and Kmart stores to get your very own copy of this special coloring page! You won’t find it anywhere else!
New Trading Card Alert
Tango received his brand new trading cards! What a lucky dog!
If you would like one of his new trading cards, please send Tango a self-addressed stamped envelope and he will send you one! Here’s the address:
Tango the Fire Safety Dog
c/o Firefighter Dayna Hilton
106 East Poplar Street
Clarksville, AR 72830
Tango will even sign it for you if you let him know who you would like for him to sign it to!
|Tango the Fire Safety Dog and Siren the Fire Safety Dog love to color! Do you?|
Fire Safety Tip
Make and practice a home escape plan. It’s important to have a meeting place and that everyone in your home knows where it is!
Here’s Siren the Fire Safety Dog with a fire safety tip:
Send an email telling to the fire safety dogs what you do to help keep your family safe and we will share your story here on firelife.com!
Siren is very excited! He is going to be in the September issue of FIDO Friendly magazine! The magazine has the cutest picture of Siren and Tango. Be sure to check it out!
New activity sheet just for firelife.com readers!
You will only find this activity sheet on Firelife.com! Have a grown-up help you save this file and then print it out. Have fun!
Sparkles’ Safety Spot
We hope that you have been able to catch an episode of Sparkles’ Safety Spot either live on the web or recorded on the web! We have a blast and would love for you to join us! Below you will find more information!
Here’s Episode 11! In episode 11, the fire safety dogs and Firefighter Dayna share how important it is to get out and stay out and how it is also super important to have a meeting place! Click on the picture of Firefighter Dayna to watch this episode of Sparkles’ Safety Spot!
You can learn all about Sparkles’ Safety Spot (which airs live on the web the first and third Tuesday of the month) on the show’s Web site! You can also find free downloadable coloring pages, find out when the next show will be and more! Visit HERE to learn more!
To watch Sparkles’ Safety Spot at 7 P.M the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month, or to learn more about the show, click on the button below!
Here are the airdates!
To learn all the latest about Sparkles’ Kids Zone, visit the fire safety dog’s Facebook
FUN WITH SKYPE!
Would you like for me and the other fire safety dogs to come to your school via Skype? Ask a grown-up to click HERE to learn more!
Color the Fire Safety Dogs a picture!
If you color a page, send me a picture of it and I will put it up here on the Kids Zone! This month, I will take all of the names of children who have submitted coloring pages and draw the name of one lucky winner to win one of my fire safety books*, pawtographed by me! So, get out those crayons and get coloring, and good luck!
Would you like to send a picture to me? Send it to me at firstname.lastname@example.org <mailto:email@example.com and I will share it here on the Kids Zone!
Remember, you can get your very own free coloring sheets, on my Web site! Click on the picture below to get your very own free coloring sheets!
Well, that’s it for now. Until next time, practice fire safety every day!
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|Sparkles the Fire Safety Dog|
|Siren the Fire Safety Dog|
|Tango the Fire Safety Dog|
* First Edition