Union Fire Department, 567 Common Road, will host a chance for people with special needs to meet police, firefighters and EMS personnel and look at the equipment they may see at times in their lives to help them develop trust for these first-responders. The event, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15, will also include baseball in the field behind the fire department. Light refreshments will be served.

Sterling Elite has offered to provide rides to families in need of transportation. Call 785-3100 at least a week in advance to arrange a ride.