Children from Kootenay Kids Early Care and Learning Centre toured the Nelson firehall on Tuesday.

Children from Kootenay Kids Early Care and Learning Centre toured the Nelson firehall on Tuesday.

Firehall tour thrills youngsters

The Nelson Firehall was filled with a group of young, potential recruits on Tuesday.

Firefighter Leo Grypma gave the children from Kootenay Kids Early Care and Learning Centre a tour of the firehall on Tuesday morning.

He demonstrated how to use the Jaws of Life, gave the kids a tour of the museum and even let them try the fire hose.