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​     ​LUDLOW SAFETY COMPLEX OPEN HOUSE


     LUDLOW POLICE & FIRE DEPARTMENTS 


SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14TH

1:00 - 4:00 PM 

This event is held rain or shine.  For additional information please contact the departments directly 

LPD - 583-8305

​LFD. 583-8332 


The afternoon will include the following demonstrations:  



LUDLOW POLICE DEPT.  

  • Vehicle Displays
  • Special Response Team Display
  • K9 Demo
  • Dispatch Center
  • Special Police Program 
  • School Resource Officers
  • Detective Bureau - Internet & Fraud Prevention Information 
  • Patrol Division
  • Ludlow CARES Coalition 
  • Michael J. Dias Foundation 

RAG SHAG PARADE, TRUNK OR TREAT AND CARNIVAL


FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26th 

6:00 - 8:00 PM 

LUDLOW COMMUNITY CENTER/RANDALL BOYS & GIRLS CLUB

FREE​ AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC 

NATIONAL PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE BACK DAY


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27TH 

LUDLOW POLICE DEPARTMENT 

612 CHAPIN STREET - LUDLOW MA 


PLEASE NO NEEDLES OR LIQUIDS 


This event is directed towards providing a safe, convenient and responsible method of disposing of prescription drugs.  



RED RIBBON WEEK

OCTOBER 22nd - OCTOBER 26th

LUDLOW FIRE DEPT. 

  • Vehicle Displays 
  • Thermal Imaging Cameras
  • Smokey the Bear
  • "Sparky" the Fire Dog
  • Popcorn & Balloons
  • Fire Prevention Jeopardy Game 
  • Escape Maze Learning Tool 
  • Jaws of Life Demonstration @ 2:00 PM
  • Ice/Cold Water Rescue
  • Tanker Truck Demonstration 
  • Fire Prevention Information 


WALK TO REMEMBER 

A Step for Prevention 


Sunday, October 28th - 5:30 PM 

(Walk begins at 6:00 PM)  

LUDLOW HIGH SCHOOL 

CENTER STREET 

LUDLOW, MA 


Sponsored by Ludlow CARES Coalition and Michael J. Dias Foundation 


Ludlow Board of Health and Tapestry Health will be available for NARCAN Training for those who are interested.

(Training begins at 5:00 pm in the high school) 


Remembering those who lost their battle with addiction and supporting those who still struggle.  Believing that recovery and prevention are possible.  

​The walk will be on the Ludlow High School track (behind the school) we will then proceed to front of Ludlow High School for brief memorial service and speakers.  


Parking:   Areas will be available at Ludlow High School (Front & Back lots), Veterans Park Elementary School and Ludlow Town Hall. 


Music provided by the Ludlow High School Chorale Choir 


Luminary bags will be provided for those wishing to remember a loved one.