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2022 Seattle Stairclimb

31st Annual
Sunday, March 13, 2022 (All day)

2021 Bike Build

Turning Wheels for Kids
Sunday, February 12, 2023 - 21:00

Turning Wheels for Kids (TWFK) is a charity that purchases, builds and distributes bikes (and helmets) to kids in need. This is a program that 1165 has been involved in, both through donations of time and money, for probably 10+ years now. IAFF Local 1665 approved a donation of $2,500 to TWFK and on December 4th, kicking off the Holiday Season, 15 bike builders representing Santa Clara County Firefighters joined hundreds of other builders at the San Jose Convention Center.

2021 Saratoga's Firefighter of the Year!!!

Paul Lellman
Sunday, November 6, 2022 (All day)


2021 California Firefighter Summer Games

Softball Team
Wednesday, July 28, 2021 (All day)

A big congratulations to our Santa Clara County Fire Firefighters Softball Team!

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.


Upcoming Events

2022 Billy Jones Wildcat Railroad BBQ

Thursday, August 25, 2022 - 15:00


The annual BBQ is held for the volunteers (people who do free community service) who help support the Billy Jones Wildcat RR. The event is located at Oak Meadow Park in Los Gatos on Thursday September 16th. We need 4 to 5 people to help.  Set up/Cooking is at 3:30 - 5:00 pm. Serving is at 5:30 pm and Clean up is at 5:30 - 6:30 pm.

Happy Labor Day 2022

Monday, September 5, 2022 (All day)


2022 Rosh Hashanah

Monday, September 26, 2022 (All day)


Rosh HaShanah is the Jewish New Year. The biblical name for this holiday is Yom Teruah, literally "day of shouting or blasting." It is the first of the Jewish High Holy Days that occur in the late summer/early autumn of the Northern Hemisphere. The High Holy Days comprises both Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur.

2022 Yom Kippur

Wednesday, October 5, 2022 (All day)


2022 Columbus Day/Indigenous Peoples' Day

Monday, October 10, 2022 (All day)