Messages from the Eaton’s Neck Fire Department
By Rich Baer
The number to call in case of a fire or medical emergency is 757 5700!
Do not hesitate to call. It is better to be safe than sorry.
Trained volunteers will respond to your call for help.
This late report concerns the
2015 4th of July Parade and Picnic. There was a
historical event in that for the first time the
same person won the fifty-fifty drawing for the
second year! The winner in both 2014 and 2015
was an East Northport volunteer fireman. In 2014
he turned over his winnings to the Eaton's Neck
Looking forward to cooler weather
and more training activities and social activities,
the fire department will host two events on the
first weekend of October. On Saturday, October 3rd,
the third annual Octoberfest will be held at the
fire house picnic ground from 4 to 7 PM. Food will
include Bratwurst, German potato salad, Bavarian
Pretzels, Black Bread, and a variety of Octoberfest
beers. Apfelstrudel and coffee will be served as
To join in the festivities send
your reservation to Joe Gallino, 15 Drake Pl. Make
checks out to the Eaton's Neck Fire Department in
the amount of $25.00 per person. This event has
proved to be very popular in the past two years, so
please send your reservations in before September
26. Thank you.
The next day , Sunday, October
4th, the department will host an open house for fire
prevention. There will be activities for
children which will include small hose handling
and aiming water streams on various targets. The
focus of the day will be on smoke detectors in the
home and their import role in fire safety.
Refreshments will be served and all are welcome, we
look forward to seeing you Sunday October 4th
Yours for fire safety, Rich Baer