An open house and registration event for interested participants to learn about the Mt. Juliet Fire Explorers will be Dec. 16 at 7 p.m. at Mt. Juliet Fire Station No. 1 at 104 Belinda Parkway in Mt. Juliet. The Fire Department of Mt. Juliet announces that it will charter a new Fire Services Explorer post under the Boy Scouts of America’s Learning for Life program. The Fire Service Career Exploring program is open to young men and women ages 14 that have completed the eighth grade, but are not yet 21 years old with an interest in learning more about careers in the field of fire and emergency services. This Explorer Post will provide an opportunity for Mt. Juliet’s youth to learn more about the fire service.