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Busy Weekend for the West Sayville Juniors

By PATRICK DONOFRIO, Correspondent | October 18, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 101621108

WEST SAYVILLE, NY - The West Sayville Junior FD recently had yet another busy weekend. Their monthly meeting was held on Oct. 15th where they trained on the different classes and uses of fire extinguishers. Then on Oct. 17th, they assisted in the multi-district fire prevention event held at West Sayville's Headquarters. The West Sayville Junior FD consists of approximately 50 children ranging in age from 8-17. They hold monthly meetings, trainings, Juniors racing team, and assist the department whenever they are called upon. The Juniors program is very successful in the recruitment and retention of members and offers a smooth transition to the "big" department.

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