1917 Fire Commemoration - Schedule of Events in Harrison, Idaho, 2017
BOOT SCOOTIN' BOOGIE- Annual Dinner / Dance / Auction (Saturday, May 13, 2017)
Remarks by SMFPD volunteer firefighters, Captain Jim Sheppard, and Lieutenant Josh Masterson, including information about the Junior Firefighter Program: 6:30 p.m., during dinner at the Historic Harrison Gym. Introductions by John Thiele.
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND (Saturday, May, 27, 2017)
100 Year Fire Commemoration Kick-Off / 30th Anniversary of The St. Maries Fire Protection District. Harrison City Park area. Lead is SMFPD Captain Tim Kraack.
10 a.m. Kid Activities in the Park by Marcella Reed of SMFPD
Fire Truck & Equipment Display
Try on Turnouts / Photo Ops
Fire Hose Demo Competition
Sign Up for Bucket Brigade Competition
10:30 a.m. Firefighter Honoring Ceremony, MC - John Thiele, Harrison Chamber of Commerce President
Pledge of Allegiance
Speaker: Wanda Irish, Mayor City of Harrison
Speaker: Larry Nacarrato, Chief SPFPD
11:15 a.m. Burning of the Doll House
11:45 a.m. Bucket Brigade Competition
Afternoon Activities & Displays in the city park area.
Other activities in town that day:
100 YEAR COMMEMORATION / HARRISON TURNS 118 (Friday, July 21, 2017)
Weenie Roast, Harrison City Park, 6 pm.
The date of the 1917 fire was July 21st, exactly 18 years to the day of Harrison's incorporation.
HISTORICAL PRESENTATION (Saturday, July 29, 2017 - Old Time Picnic Weekend)
Presentation / Tour by Robert Singletary from Museum of North Idaho. Harrison Grange, 4 p.m.
PARADE (Sunday, July 30, 2017)
Big Fire Dept presence in parade, downtown Harrison
OKTOBERFEST - OPEN HOUSE AT FIRE STATION Saturday, Oct 7th)
Harrison Fire Station Open House (30th Anniversary) Downtown Harrison