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Effective until May 1st, 2020 - ALL events are CANCELED! This includes Bingo, breakfast, Etc. Sorry for the inconvenience, but we want everyone to stay safe.
By orders of the PA Governor, the Tannery Social Club will be CLOSED until further notice starting at 12 midnight tonight.
By orders of the PA Governor, the Tannery Social Club will be CLOSED until further notice starting at 12 midnight tonight. An announcement will be posted when it will reopen.
Notice from the Board of Directors of the Fire company: We have decided to close bingo for 2 weeks, 3/14 & 3/21/2020. At that time the board will meet again and survey the situation of the Coronavirus. Sorry for the inconvenience of our players. But we would like everyone to stay safe and well.
Bingo is cancelled due to inclement weather for Saturday, January 25th, 2020. See you next week!
Bingo is cancelled due to incoming snow storm for Saturday, January 18th, 2020. See you next week!
**Reminder** - Bingo reopens this Saturday, January 4th at 6:00 PM & Breakfast returns Sunday, January 5th at 7:30 AM! Hope to see you there!
Open House was held at Engine House 16 on October 5th, 2019 from 10 AM to 2 PM. Guests were able to tour the station & equipment, get their faces painted, meet Smokey Bear and the areas first responders. A MedEvac helicopter was also on display along with an ambulance from Lake Harmony Rescue Squad. There was also a special presentation of a Birthday Cake for Smokey Bear, who turned 75 years young in August. Happy Birthday!
On Wednesday evening, Frank Ruland, a firefighter from the Bergheim Fire Department in Germany visited the USA for an annual USA tour. Frank visited several fire companies in New Jersey & Pennsylvania over the course of the last week & Albrightsville was added to that list on 9/18. Frank was given a tour of the station & equipment, which he was very pleased with. In 2021, Frank & several others from Bergheim will be coming back to the United States & Albrightsville is al...
On this night...18 years ago, 246 people went to sleep in preparation for their morning flights. 2,606 people went to sleep in preparation for work in the morning tomorrow. 343 firefighters went to sleep in preparation for their morning shift. 60 police officers went to sleep in preparation for morning patrol. 8 paramedics went to sleep in preparation for the morning shift of saving lives. None of them saw past 10 a.m. Sept. 11, 2001. In one single moment, life may never be the same. Tonight bef...
On Monday evening, Albrightsville volunteers took some time to pump some water at the Penn-Kidder School. Crews worked on stretching hose lines, obtaining a water supply and also learning the operations of pumping the apparatus. Over the course of the next several months, Three members from AVFC will be attending Essentials of Firefighting, which is the entry level training course to be a firefighter totaling 188 hours of both class room & hands-on training. Going over these operations is vi...
We need your help... Volunteer today! Ages 14 & up. Accepting all types of membership - Junior FF, Firefighter, Fire Police, Social Member. No experience? No problem, we'll get you the training you need! For more info, call the firehouse (570)-722-8325, or stop by the Firehouse on a Monday or Saturday evening!
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Swedeland Vol. Fire Company, Station 48, Upper Merion Twp, Montgomery County, PA.
Beaver Meadows Volunteer Fire Company #1, Fire Dist 21, Beaver Meadows, Carbon County, PA
Christiana Fire Company, Stations 3/6/12, Christiana, New Castle County, DE.