Monroe County Fire Rescue will host its annual “Beat the Heat” events this summer for children of all ages throughout Monroe County. Monroe County ﬁreﬁghters and ﬁretrucks will provide a gentle stream of misting water in a safe and fun environment.
Children should wear bathing suits, water shoes and sunscreen, and bring a bottle of water and a towel. Monroe County Fire Rescue will provide snow cones and ﬁre prevention material.
All the events are from 10 to 11 a.m. The dates and locations include July 10 at the Layton Community Baptist Church, July 17 at the Big Pine Community Park, July 24 at the Sugarloaf School and July 31 at Bernstein Park in Stock Island.
For information, call 305-289-6005. The dates will be canceled or rescheduled if there is threatening weather.