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Cleveland Division of Fire giving out free ice cream during heat wave

Posted at 6:11 PM, Jul 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-18 18:11:11-04

CLEVELAND  — The Cleveland Fire Department is helping residents beat the heat with a tasty treat.

Starting this Saturday, the Cleveland Division of Fire will be hosting ice cream socials.

The first social will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Cleveland Fire Station 10 located at 1935 East 101st Street.

“Our Ice Cream Socials are a great chance for the community to meet Cleveland Firefighters in a non-emergency environment,” said Cleveland Fire Chief Angelo Calvillo. “Children can sit in the fire trucks, tour the stations and enjoy free hamburgers, hot dogs and some delicious ice cream.”

Mayor Frank Jackson is scheduled to make an appearance at the ice cream social.

Pierre's and Honey Hut donated the ice cream.

Ice cream socials will take place every Saturday until August 10.

You can find the times and locations below:

· Saturday, July 27, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Fire Station 11, 7629 Broadway Avenue.

· Saturday, August 3, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Fire Station 38, 12631 Bellaire Road.

· Saturday, August 10, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Fire Station 6, 17210 Harvard Avenue.