American Forestry Bear Icon Turns 65 This Year
MOORE HAVEN, FL. -- Smokey Bear is celebrating his special birthday and continuing to remind Americans that 'Only You Can Prevent Wildfires.'
Glades County Emergency Management joins the U.S. Forest Service and the National Association of State Foresters in honor of Smokey's birthday to have Smokey's 65th Birthday Party, August 8th, 2009 at the City Park in Moore Haven in Glades County.
There will be fun for the whole family, says the Glades Emergency Management department. The kids can take part in a bike rodeo and safety presentation, explore fire trucks and ambulances, meet the Glades County K-9, Koda and learn about the hazards of Fire and other disasters.
For the kids at heart there will be information booths with fun and informative materials. Also, there will be Swamp Buggy rides and Smokey will be there and he needs your help to blow out the 65 candles on his cake!