MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The Maplewood Fire Department will be holding its 2nd annual open house for fire prevention week on Saturday, October 12th from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. at Fire Headquarters located at 105 Dunnell Rd.  All are welcome to attend and experience how the Maplewood Fire Department operates on a daily basis. Demonstrations on vehicle extrication utilizing the “Jaws of Life” and Roof Ventilation operations from a ground ladder will be conducted by fire department personnel. Children will have an opportunity to see a firefighter in full gear, climb on board the fire apparatus and view some of the tools and equipment used by firefighters. Also, there will be kid’s activities, an ice truck and fire safety giveaways to take home. Please join us at this free event and witness some of the professional emergency services provided to residents by the Maplewood Fire Department.