News and stories about AVFRD events.

Fun in the Sun at Hollowind Hosedown

By |June 17th, 2016|Categories: Events, Fundraisers|

Hollowind Hosedown has become an annual AVFRD fundraiser. A group of families gather at a cul-de-sac and have a hosedown close to last day of school. They collected $1200 on Tuesday! On top of that, to demonstrate their commitment to AVFRD, they also purchased a memorial brick for Station 6's walkway. [...]

Spring Open House 2016

By |April 3rd, 2016|Categories: Events|

Spring Open House - Coming May 15th We are so excited to announce the upcoming Spring Open House and New Station Grand Opening on May 15th from noon to 3:45. Dedication of the station will be at 11:00 am with tours to follow. Come share the fun. More information can [...]

Fall Open House 2015

By |August 26th, 2015|Categories: Events|

Fall Open House Broadcasting Live 12-2 Date: Sunday~ May 17thTime: Noon to 3:45 p.m.Location: Lansdowne Station 22 on Sandridge WayPrice: There is no charge to attend~ but donations are greatly appreciated Our Spring Open House is one way we show our thanks to you~ our neighbors~ for all your support. [...]

Spring Open House 2015

By |May 5th, 2015|Categories: Events|

Spring Open House Celebrating our Emergency Medical Service Personnel Broadcasting Live 12-2 Date: Sunday~ May 17thTime: Noon to 3:45 p.m.Location: Lansdowne Station 22 on Sandridge WayPrice: There is no charge to attend~ but donations are greatly appreciated Our Spring Open House is one way we show our thanks to you~ [...]

9/11 – Still Remembering

By |September 11th, 2014|Categories: Events|

Well Said Gabe!We came together as a nation~ as neighbors~ and as families. In the fiery choking dust of the towers~ mangled wreckage of a plane in a Pennsylvania field~ and in the concrete and twisted steel of the Pentagon I saw some of the best in people. It was [...]

9/11 Ride 2014

By |August 16th, 2014|Categories: Events|

Yesterday~ members from Ashburn and Leesburg flew the arch and flag for one of the 9/11 memorial rides. AVFRD takes great pride in being asked each year to be a part of this event. STRONG WORK BOYZ!

The Magnolias at Leisure World

By |July 8th, 2014|Categories: Events|

Residents of The Magnolias at Leisure World sponsored a chili cook-off on February 10~ 2012~ with benefits going to AVFRD. Firefighter Heidi Wallner and Administrative Member Jerry Brown served as two of the four judges. Firefighter Ray Repage and his crew stopped by to chat with the residents.

Pancake Breakfast

By |July 8th, 2014|Categories: Events|

PANCAKE BREAKFAST - AUGUST 3~ 2014 Bring the whole family to enjoy a hearty breakfast of pancakes~ eggs~ bacon~ sausage~ biscuits and gravy~ hash browns~ coffee and juices. Best of all~ you don't have to cook~ or clean. Before or after breakfast~ take the time to wander among the fire [...]

Hollowind Hosedown

By |June 13th, 2014|Categories: Events|

I was able to visit the Hollowind Hosedown again this year; and~ as always~ the event was a real favorite. Full families gathered on the secluded cul de sac long before the arrival of the fire truck. Tents were set up and lawn chairs lined the street in anticipation of [...]