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11.19.17 - SAVE THE DATE! Tunxis Hose is celebrating our 125th Anniversary in 2018. Part of our celebration will be a special 125th Anniversary Fireman's Carnival July 12th, 13th, & 14th. This year will feature two nights of fireworks (Friday & Saturday) and a much larger fireman's parade. We will also have many opportunities for our local residents, business owners and friends of the department to support us in our 125th year of service through our Anniversary Book. Please visit our 125th Anniversary Page for more information.
10.21.16 - With rain forecast for tomorrow, the 3rd Annual Car Show will be moved to the rain date of Sunday Oct 23rd. We hope to see everyone there for a much nicer day!
10.14.16 - The 3rd Annual Car Show is coming up. Please join us as a participant or a spectator on October 22, 2016. Click HERE for more information.
6.4.16 - We are one week away from the 32nd Annual Tunxis Hose Company No. 1 Golf Classic! We want to give a big thanks to all of our supporters this year, especially our Chief Sponsor, The Olive Bar, and our Assistant Chief Sponsor, The Healing Corner. Last minute foursomes are still being accepted. Visit our golf page under events to signup online or email email@example.com
4.5.16 - Tunxis Hose Company No. 1 32nd Annual Golf Classic is just two months away! Time to mark your calender's and get out to the range. Information has been posted to the event page HERE. Players can sign up on our event page, by filling out one of our registration cards found at local business, or past players can fill out the registration card which will be mailed to them soon. As always, our event wouldn't be possible without the generous support of local businesses. Any businesses looking to support Tunxis Hose through this event can find sponsorship opportunities listed HERE.
3.21.16 - Tonight we celebrated two service anniversaries. Thank you FF Richard Glanovsky for 55 years of service and FF Albert Cromack for 45 years of service. CLICK HERE to view the pictures from this evenings dinner ceremony.
2.24.16 - Come enjoy a great meal March 5th at our annual pasta supper fundraiser. Support Tunxis Hose Company No. 1 while dining on some fantastic pasta, meatballs, sausage, and of course our "famous sauce". CLICK HERE for more information
1.4.16 - Congratulations to all of this years Annual Awards Ceremony recipients. Each year Tunxis Hose Company No. 1 hosts an award ceremony during the annual holiday party. Achievements and outstanding performance throughout the year are recognized and awarded. Below is a list of this years award recipients.
Firefighter of the Year - Don Rust
Rookie of the Year - Dave Barr
Chief's Award - Todd Litchfield
Top Responder (Officer) - Paul Krause
Top Responder (Member) - Don Rust
Completion of CFA Recruit Class 56:
Completion of Firefighter 1 Class:
Completion of EMT Class:
1.4.16 - Congratulations to FF/EMT Ryan Pulver on his graduation from Connecticut Fire Academy Recruit Class 56. Class 56 graduated the CFA on December 11th, 2015. The Recruit Firefighter program is an intensive, 14 week resident course that focuses on developing the knowledge, skills and abilities needed for the newly hired career firefighter. Ryan is the first member in the history of Tunxis Hose Company No. 1 to put himself through such a program.
1.1.16 - Happy New Year! The Officers and Members of Tunxis Hose Company No. 1 would like to wish everyone the best in 2016 and thank all of our business and community supporters for a wonderful year. We look forward to seeing everyone at all of our 2016 events.
The Training Facility Is Finished!
The construction is complete and the men and women of the Town of Farmington Fire Departments and the Avon Volunteer Fire departments are eager to start training! This facility is the result of years of hard work and planning and is quite the achievement. Once the building dedication is complete, the facility will be open for a wide variety of training exercises. The building dedication is open to the public and will be held on November 5th at 1PM. Please see the image below for more information.
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