JULY

July 4, 2015 – Independence Day! Celebrate Safely and Leave the Fireworks to the Professionals.

July 10, 2015 – Recruit Class #230 Graduation
The graduation ceremony for Recruit Class #230 will take place on July 10, 2015, at 1:30 p.m. at the Department of Fire Services, 1 State Road, Stow, MA.

July 31, 2015 – Recruit Class #231 Graduation
The graduation ceremony for Recruit Class #231 will take place on July 31, 2015, at 1:30 p.m. at the Department of Fire Services, 1 State Road, Stow, MA.

AUGUST

August 28, 2015 – Recruit Class #232 Graduation
The graduation ceremony for Recruit Class #232 will take place on August 28, 2015, at 1:30 p.m. at the Department of Fire Services, 1 State Road, Stow, MA.

SEPTEMBER

September – Campus Fire Safety Month

September 8-9, 2015 – NFA Course: Commissioning New Occupancies
The Massachusetts Firefighting Academy will be offering the National Fire Academy (NFA) course September 8-9, 2015 – NFA Course: Commissioning New Occupancies at the Department of Fire Services Stow campus on September 8-9, 2015

September 11, 2015 - Observances
There will be observances of the losses suffered in the September 11 attacks throughout the Commonwealth including one at 6 p.m. at the State House’s Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Ashburton Park.

September 18-October 4, 2015 – Fire Safety at the “Big E”
From September 18- October 4, 2015, the Western Mass. Safety and Fire Educators (Western MA SAFE) will be staffing a booth in the Massachusetts Building at the 17-day agricultural fair know as “The Big E” in West Springfield. The Department of Fire Services will be supporting this effort. Massachusetts Day is September 24.

September 18 - 20, 2015 – 21st annual Hazardous Materials Training Conference
The 24th annual Hazardous Materials Training Conference will take place September 16-18, 2015 at the Radisson Hotel Plymouth Harbor. It is sponsored by the Mass. Assoc. of Hazardous Materials Technicians (MAHMT).

September 18, 2015 – Recruit Class #233 Graduation
The graduation ceremony for Recruit Class #233 will take place on September 18, 2015, at 1:30 p.m. at the Department of Fire Services, 1 State Road, Stow, MA.

September 28-29, 2015 – 21st annual MA Public Fire and Life Safety Education Conference
The 21st annual MA Public Fire and Life Safety Education Conference will be held September 28-29, 2015 at the Westford Regency Inn and Conference Center. The 2015 Fire and Life Safety Educator of the Year Award will be presented at the conference.