On a perfect Saturday, October 15th, the SVFD welcomed the community to the Lincolndale firehouse for our annual fire safety week open house. All vehicles were on display for our visitors to touch, walk through and sit in. Sparky the fire dog kept our younger guests entertained with witty repartee. Firefighters demonstrated various techniques used to free occupants trapped in a vehicle such as ... (Full Story & Photos)
On October 15th the Somers Volunteer Fire Department will be holding our annual fire prevention open house at the Lincolndale Fire House across from the Somers High School on route 139. The event starts at 11AM and goes to 2PM. Stop by to learn about fire prevention. see demonstrations and learn about the capabilities of the Somers Volunteer Fire Department. There will be fun for kids of all ages.... (Full Story & Photos)
The SVFD has participated in a career day program with Jesse Arnett's 6th grade health class at SMS for the last 6 years. In 2 visits each marking period, SVFD members demonstrate both firefighting and EMS techniques. Each class begins with a short lecture, followed by both hands-on and demonstrations. Students are informed of the benefits of membership and the persistent need for volunteers in ... (Full Story & Photos)
Summer Trails Day Camp requested a show and tell session from the SVFD. The SVFD responded by bringing Rescue 20 and Utility 5. We gave the kids a "crash" course in rescue techniques and tools. The kids learned a lot and the SVFD volunteers love supporting the town with events such as this.... (Full Story & Photos)
On Wednesday June 8th members of the Somers Volunteer Fire Department marched in the annual Katonah Parade. Featured in the parade was Engine 180 and Car 2441 along with the SVFD manpower. Somers won a trophy for 2nd best in the non-regulation category. As usual the parade was a success and a fun time.... (Full Story & Photos)
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