Come join us for a fun-filled day of food and various activities at the Liberty Fire Company #4 in Schuylkill Haven.
Here's a schedule of events:
** A poker run, with registration at 12 noon and kick stands up at 12:30 p.m. Cost to enter is $20 and includes T-shirt. High and low hands win.
** A large Chinese Auction/Basket raffle held inside the fire company engine room from 12 noon to 8 p.m. The grand prize is a 50-inch flat screen TV
** A firefighters' hose-n-barrel, starting at 1 p.m. on St. James Street next to the station. All fire companies invited. No apparatus needed, just firefighters. Turnout gear is optional, but helmets and gloves required.
** A pig roast from roughly noon-1 p.m. (whenever its ready) until 9 p.m. Platters include pork, baked beans and homemade French fries.
** Food will be available all day, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Menu includes hot dogs, hamburgers, pizza, homemade French fries, cheese fries, Old Bay fries, plenty of drinks and much more. Prices reasonable.
** Alcoholic beverages will be served from noon to 9 p.m. Must be 21.
** Music provided by DJ Inspecka from 5-9 p.m.
** A fire truck noise parade, beginning at 5 p.m. through the streets of Schuylkill Haven Borough. Registration is at firehouse, with lineup on St. Charles Street. Eight trophies will be awarded: Best non-red fire apparatus, dirtiest fire apparatus, loudest fire apparatus in parade, Best Appearing Mack, company traveling the longest distance, oldest fire apparatus still in service, company having the most personnel in the parade and "The Barbie" trophy, presented to the Best Appearing Female in the Parade.
Help us kick off summer by stopping in for great food, fun and refreshments. For more information, contact the Liberty at (570) 385-3341.
Feel free to invite your friends, fire company, whomever.