On Labor day weekend 2017, we set up a table at the Chestertown Stewart's on Route 8. Thanks to the Chestertown Volunteer Fire Company, we had a lot of people stop by to see their ORIGINAL truck, a 1933 Sanford!
Our President, Mike Turano meets with Carmella Mantello, the Legislative Director for Senator Betty Little at the Senators office in Albany!
In September 2017, we set up a table at Cronins Golf Resort, in Warrensburg, thanks to the Chestertown Volunteer Fire Company, at their annual Golf Outing!
We participated in the Hudson Valley & Schroon Lake Parades in 2017!
On October 9, 2017 President Mike Turano (Pictured left) and Trustee Bob Swan attended Tupper Lakes monthly meeting to talk about the association. Great food, awesome members!
In September we also stopped out at the Annual Stony Creek Fire Department Car Show Fundraiser. It was a hot one, but it was a great time!
On Saturday, October 28, 2017, our association set up a table at the MacBoston Hockey Game. We were humbled by the "Rolling Memorial" that they had set up out front.
In addition to seeing this Memorial, I got to see the name of a Friend that I haven't seen in a while.
Navy Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class
Jeffery L. Wiener who was killed on May 7, 2005 during Operation Iraqi Freedom
Jeff was a Volunteer Firefighter, and Past Captain of Tally Ho, Engine 3, of the Lynbrook Fire Department.
Jeff, we all miss you, and thank you for your dedication and making the Ultimate Sacrifice for our freedoms!
On Sunday, October 1, 2017, our Association provided an escort for the Red Knights, Chapter 27, as they rolled into North Creek on their charity run!
On Saturday, March 3, 2018, our Association held it's 1st Annual "Cabin Fever" Fundraiser. The event was hosted by the Panther Mountain Pub in Chestertown, and a great time was had by all!
St. Patrick's Day 2018
**Photo's courtesy of Marcy Machnick
On March 17, 2018, our association participated in the annual St. Patrick's Day parade in Chestertown. It was a bit cold with the breeze, but the sun was shining and the residents lined up to watch the parade! Pictured above are new members, Laura Bartlett and Daniel Porter along with President Mike Turano and our junior helper for the day, Baileigh Hornick.
Our Association set up at Chestertown's Annual "Woofstock" event to sell raffles for our "Fire Themed" Golf Cart
Our banner and Golf Cart at the First Tee at Cronin's Golf Resort during the HVVFA & Putnam Fire Golf Outings in June 2018
The Streaking Moose BBQ, located on Route 149 in Queensbury, hosts a weekly "giving back" program on Wednesday nights during their open season. Our association was fortunate enough to be chosen, by one of their employees, to be the recipient of one of those nights. Thank you to all the staff at The Streaking Moose for all that you do for your community!
Our Association participated in the 2018 HVVFA Mardi Gras Parade in West Glens Falls