Ashland History and Railroad Museum will host a presentation from retired Assistant Fire Chief Don Paul titled "Fire Laddies: The History of the Ashland Fire Department" at 6:30 p.m. today, at the library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland.

Ashland History and Railroad Museum will host a presentation from retired Assistant Fire Chief Don Paul titled "Fire Laddies: The History of the Ashland Fire Department" at 6:30 p.m. today, at the library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland.

Paul will talk about life as a firefighter, discuss past fires in Ashland and the growth of the department from the 1880s to present day.

Call 541-261-6605 or see www.ashlandrrmuseum.org.