Info Fax #5 March 10, 2010

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1. FDNY Baseball Tryouts 2010

  • On Wednesday, March 10th, from 10am-noon, at Unlimited Sports Action 30 Beechwood Ave. Port Washington, NY 11050. Map
  • On Thursday, March 25th from 8-10pm, at Play Like a Pro 1745 Express Drive North Hauppauge, NY 11788. Map
  • On Saturday, March 27th from 9:30am-11:30am at Forest Hills H.S. 67-01 110th Street Queens, NY 11375. Map
All positions are needed. For more info call Scott Miller, 917-225-7872 or e-mail scott@nyfiredup.com.

2. New York Islanders Night
On March 13th at 7pm, come join the Stephen Siller Foundation and The New York Islander's at the Nassau Veteran's Memorial Coliseum for a night to honor Stephen Siller and all those who perished on 9/11 and help raise funds for the following Firefighter's Burn Centers: The New York Firefighters Burn Center Foundation, Nassau County Medical Center Burn Unit and Stony Brook Firefighters Burn Center. To order tickets call 1-800-882-ISLES ext 3 or e-mail GroupSales@NewYorkIslanders.com.


3. Gary Sinise & Lt. Dan Band
On Thursday, March 18th, 7:30pm at the 69th Regiment Armory located at 68 Lexington Ave. (c/o E.26th Street) Map. Tickets: $29.95. Doors open at 5:45pm. At 6pm a documentary film, The House of Drum-FDNY L-61, the story of SSG Chris Engeldrum and the journey of his family in their effort to fulfill their mission to honor one of FDNY's finest followed by Gary Sinise & Lt. Dan Band at 7:30pm. To buy tickets go to www.69thfriends.org/Lt.html.


4. St. Baldrick's Foundation
On Sunday, March 21st, from 12-6pm, St. Baldrick's Foundation - Be a hero for kids with cancer. "Head-shaving event for childhood cancer research" will be held at 526B Larkfield Road, East Northport, NY Map. For further info, contact: Wayne Forte (L-164) at 516-523-1530 or visit www.stbaldricks.org and join team Fuzzy Friends.


5. 12 Step Retreat
The Annual 12 Step Retreat is open to all Fire Department personnel, active and retired, who are attending anonymous programs. This year's Retreat will be held at the Mount Manresa Retreat House, 239 Fingerboard Road, Staten Island, NY 10305 Map. Sign-in begins at 5:30pm on Friday, March 26, 2010. The Retreat concludes with a noon luncheon on Sunday, March 28, 2010. The traditions of the 12 step programs will be observed and your anonymity will be respected. The cost of the program is $195. For further information, call the following friends of Bill W: Linda P :718-720-2554 Mike F : 845-744-6335 Bill D : 516-872-4219 John H : 631-499-5641.


Fraternally,

Stephen J. Cassidy
President

Joseph A. Miccio
Recording Secretary