Smokey Bear

ELLENSBURG — A special event on June 22, Living with Wildfire, will highlight fire safety.

It will take place from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at Olmstead Place State Park, 71 N. Ferguson Road. Guests may meet a firefighter and Smokey Bear, tackle an obstacle course and learn to use a fire extinguisher, a news release said.

Grab some popcorn and watch the 20-minute locally produced film “Era of Megafires” in the red barn. The movie starts at 8:10 p.m.

A Discover Pass is required, and $10 day passes are available on-site .

— Yakima Herald-Republic

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