PGCVFRA Annual Convention
By John Hughes
September 21, 2017

The 95th Annual Convention of the Prince George's County Volunteer Fire Rescue Association and Ladies Auxiliary, hosted by the Brentwood Volunteer Fire Department started this past weekend. The events held sop far include a Corn-hole Tournament, Field events (Branchville performed extraordinarily well and won many events), the Joint Memorial Service with the Ladies Auxiliary and Past Presidents Dinner.

The schedule for the rest of the week is:

Thursday, September 21st
5:30 pm - 7:00pm Registration
6:00 pm Dinner
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm PGCVFRALA Registration
7:30 pm Join PGCVFRA Awards and Hall of Fame
PGCVFRA 1st Meeting immediately following--Engine Bay
LAPGCVFRA 1st meeting upstairs hall

Friday, September 22nd
5:00 - 7:30 pm Bull Roast $15
5:30 pm - 6:45 pm PGCVFRA Voting
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm LAPGCVFRA
7:30 pm PGCVFRA 2nd Meeting--Engine Bay
7:30 pm LAPGCVFRA Installation and meeting

Saturday, September 23rd
8:00 am Prayer Breakfast Upstairs Hall
9:00 am Parade Line up
10:00 am Parade Kicks off

1 hour after end of parade Hook up Competitions @ Old Company 4
TBD PGCVFRA 3rd meeting. Competition and parade awards will be presented.

Branchville will be participating in the parade. We will be taking C-11, Open Cab, E-811? (whichever is not in service) and A-811? (whichever is not in service).
We will also be competing in the Hook up games held after the parade. ALL MEMBERS ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE. Please make sure to wear long pants or bring with you sweat pants. You may compete ONLY if you are wearing long pants/

Please meet at the station at 7:00 am so that we can prepare the apparatus and make riding assignm,ent