Volunteers are needed for door-to-door fundraising on Thursday evenings, June 16th and June 23rd. Meet at the Hamden Middle School parking area by 6:15 p.m.
Fireworks Committee members will be at Stop & Shop at Dixwell and Skiff: Saturday and Sunday, June 18th and 19th from 10-4
The Hamden Volunteer Firefighters' Fireworks Committee is grateful for the individual donations from our Hamden friends and neighbors, as well as from the businesses and organizations listed below, that helped to make the 2011 Fireworks a success.
American Legion Post 88 Arden House Beecher & Bennett Country Portables LLC Dunkin' Donuts Guymark Studios, Inc. Hamden Arts Commission Hamden Elks Lodge 2224 Hamden CERT Hamden Fire Retirees' Assn. Hamden Rotary Club Home Depot Howard Paving Lye & Lye CPAs, P.C. Nolan's Hamden Monument Co. Splash Hamden, LLC Stop & Shop Utility Communications Wepawaug-Flagg Federal Credit Union Wildman Creative Services
It's never too late to donate!
The United States Army Field Band performed at the 2011 fireworks!
People arriving early
All set for the band
Vendors in place
Some Fireworks Committee members
"Deploying the troops"
Town Center Park just before showtime. Many Hamden families and friends were ready for another outstanding HVFF program.
The United States Army Field Band. They wowwed the crowd!
Band Program (CLICK to enlarge)
The United States Army Field Band gave an outstanding 90 minute performance as part of the 2011 Hamden Volunteer Firefighters' Fireworks display on Friday night July 1st.
Click on the photo at left to view a copy of the program of
musical selections that were performed that night.
On behalf of the Quilts of Valor Foundation, HVFF Committee member Nancy Olson presents Col. Thomas Palmatier with one of scores of quilts she has made with quilter Cindy Lewis. Check the QOV website by clicking on this photo.
During the intermission, HVFF Committee member, Nancy Olson, presented the band's commander and conductor, Colonel Thomas H. Palmatier, with a quilt from the Quilts of Valor Foundation. The quilt top was made by Mrs. Olson and quilted by Cindy Lewis. For more on the Quilts of Valor Foundation, CLICK on the logo at the left to visit their website.
Col. Palmatier accepts the quilt on behalf of the United States Army Field Band, of which he is the commander and conductor.
And then came the fireworks!
Your donations made it happen!
And if you enjoyed the show and would like to donate, it's never too late!
We can now accept your tax-deductible credit card donation through PayPal!
Official website for the Hamden Volunteer Firefighters' Fourth of July Fireworks