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2020 Bike Build

Turning Wheels for Kids
Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 22:00

First of all, thanks to all those who helped out by building bikes and my apologies to those who wanted to participate but were not able to be included.

Local 1165 made a $1,500 donation to Turning Wheels for Kids which allows them to buy, build and distribute bikes to kids in need.

IAFF Position Statement

Covid-19 Vaccines
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 (All day)

Key Messages & F.A.Q.s

Regional Fire Protection
Saturday, October 3, 2020 (All day)


Key Messages

     ●  Many communities and unincorporated areas in Santa Clara County rely on a regional fire protection system.

     ●  The increasing demands placed on the system by growing communities and a massive wildfire problem threatens the stability and efficiency of that fire protection system.

VOTE Kansen Chu

County Supervisor
Monday, September 28, 2020 (All day)

2020 Battle of the Badges

3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
Sunday, January 31, 2021 (All day)



Upcoming Events

2021 St. Patrick's Day

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 (All day)


Patrick's birthname was Maewyn. He was born in Roman Britain. He was kidnapped into slavery and brought to Ireland.

He escapted to a monastery in Gaul (France) and converted to Christianity. He went back to Ireland in 432 as a missionary. While Christianity had already taken hold in the country, tradition has it that Patrick confronted the Druids at Tara and abolished their pagan rites, making Christianity more widespread.

2021 Cesar Chavez Day

Wednesday, March 31, 2021 (All day)


Cesar Chavez Day is a U.S. federal commemorative holiday, proclaimed by President Barack Obama in 2014. The holiday celebrates the birth and legacy of the civil rights and labor movement activist Cesar Chavez on March 31 every year

Cesar Chavez (born César Estrada Chávez, locally; March 31, 1927 – April 23, 1993) was an American farm worker, labor leader and civil rights activist, who, with Dolores Huerta, co-founded the National Farm Workers Association (later the United Farm Workers union, UFW).

2021 Easter Sunday

Sunday, April 4, 2021 (All day)


In many countries, Easter is a public holiday, and as it always falls on Sunday, some countries also have Easter Monday as a public holiday, including Australia, Germany and Ireland.

2021 Earth Day

Thursday, April 22, 2021 (All day)


Earth Day is an annual event celebrated around the world on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First celebrated in 1970, it now includes events coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network] in more than 193 countries.

2021 Mother's Day!

Sunday, May 9, 2021 (All day)


Mother's Day in the United States

Mother's Day in the United States is annually held on the second Sunday of May. It celebrates motherhood and it is a time to appreciate mothers and mother figures. Many people give gifts, cards, flowers, candy, a meal in a restaurant or other treats to their mother and mother figures, including grandmothers, great-grandmothers, stepmothers, and foster mothers.

Flowers and other gifts are given to mothers on Mother's Day.