On Saturday, August 17th at 2:00 p.m., The Danbury Museum & Historical Society will host a program about the History of the New York City Fire Department, presented by Damon Campagna, Executive Director & Curator of the New York City Fire Museum. The event is free & open to the public.
Mr. Campagna will share stories, images and information regarding the formation of the New York City Fire Department and its history.
"We are so pleased to be welcoming Mr. Campagna to the Danbury Museum. His presentation is a great complement to our current exhibit, Hometown Heroes, which honors Danbury's own police and fire departments."
Come early to view the Hometown Heroes exhibit at the Danbury Museum & Historical Society, open Tuesday through Saturday from 10am to 3pm. The museum is also selling raffle tickets for a beautiful quilt designed for the police or fireman-to-be in your family. Tickets for the raffle are just $2.00 each. The gift shop will also be open and is filled with many items, including specialy exhibit-themed sodas to celebrate our police & firemen.
Photo: Damon Campagna