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2020 Bike Build

Turning Wheels for Kids
Date: 
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
Date: 
Tuesday, December 28, 2021 (All day)

Key Messages & F.A.Q.s

Regional Fire Protection
Date: 
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
Date: 
Monday, September 28, 2020 (All day)

2020 Battle of the Badges

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

 

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Upcoming Events

2021 Mother's Day!

Date: 
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.

Memorial Day

Date: 
Monday, May 31, 2021 (All day)

 

Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of the United States of America. Over two dozen cities and towns claim to be the birthplace of Memorial Day. While Waterloo N.Y. was officially declared the birthplace of Memorial Day by President Lyndon Johnson in May 1966, it’s difficult to prove conclusively the origins of the day.

2021 Flag Day

Date: 
Monday, June 14, 2021 (All day)

In the United States, Flag Day is celebrated on June 14. It commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States on June 14, 1777, by resolution of the Second Continental Congress.  The Flag Resolution, passed on June 14, 1777, stated: "Resolved, That the flag of the thirteen United States be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the union be thirteen stars, white in a blue field, representing a new constellation." 

2021 Juneteenth

Date: 
Saturday, June 19, 2021 (All day)

Juneteenth (a contraction of June and nineteenth) – also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day – is a holiday celebrating the emancipation of those who had been enslaved in the United States. Originating in Galveston, Texas, it is now celebrated annually on the 19th of June throughout the United States, with varying official recognition.

2021 Father's Day

Date: 
Sunday, June 20, 2021 (All day)

 

Father's Day in the United States

Father's Day in the United States is on the third Sunday of June. It celebrates the contribution that fathers and father figures make for their children's lives. Its origins may lie in a memorial service held for a large group of men, many of them fathers, who were killed in a mining accident in Monongah, West Virginia in 1907.

Father's Day is a day for fathers and father-like figures.

 

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