FASNY Convention

Date: August 18 – 22, 2015

Location:


Desmond Hotel and Conference Center
660 Albany Shaker Road
Albany, NY

Join us for the 143rd FASNY Convention in Albany. Catch the annual presentation of the prestigious FASNY Heroes Awards — Firefighter of the Year and EMS Provider of the Year. Honor those who have gone before us at FASNY’s annual Memorial Service. Attend the educational seminars as presented by nationally-known fire service experts.
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Information from the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau

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Schedule of Events

Tuesday, August 18
Golf Tournament Benefiting Both the New York State Fallen Firefighters Memorial and National Fallen Firefighters Foundation

Fairways at Halfmoon

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Wednesday, August 19
Noon – 4:00 p.m. Registration, Secretary’s Office and FASNY Store Opens

Exhibits Open

Fort Orange Ballroom
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Ladies Event – Intro to Zumba: “Zentangle Art” and “Left Right Center” Lodge
6:30 p.m. (Cocktails)
7:00 p.m. (Dinner)
FASNY Past Presidents Dinner

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King Street Ballroom
Thursday, August 20
7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Registration, Secretary’s Office and FASNY Store Opens

Exhibits Open

Fort Orange Ballroom
8:00 a.m.
The Annual Memorial Service Remembering Our Deceased Members Followed by Opening Ceremonies of the 143rd Annual FASNY Convention King Street Ballroom
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Exhibits Open Fort Orange Courtyard
12:30 p.m. FASNY Federal Credit Union Annual Membership Meeting King Street Ballroom
1:00 p.m. 2% Tax Forum King Street Ballroom
2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m. Ladies Event – Bunko Lodge
4:00 p.m. Michael D. Whelan “Walk in the Park”

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The Crossings Park of Colonie, South Pavillion
6:30 p.m.
International Night Dinner Party

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King Street Ballroom
Friday, August 21 – FASNY’s Sixth Annual Training Day and Seventh Annual Youth Day
7:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Seventh Annual Youth Day

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Rensselaer Fire Training Center
7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Registration, Secretary’s Office and FASNY Store Opens Fort Orange Ballroom
8:00 a.m.
Sixth Annual Training Day Forums Begin

Hands-On Training Sessions Begin

Hands-On Sponsored by:

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NOTE: Certificates will be available online approximately one week after the Convention.

Desmond Conference Center/Albany Airport
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Exhibits Open
2:00 p.m.
Ladies Event – Ice Cream Social with Guest Speaker Lodge
7:00 p.m. LAFASNY Installation Holiday Inn on Wolf Road
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Sectional Hospitality Night – St. Patrick’s Day in August Fort Orange Courtyard
9:00 p.m. Gerard J. Buckenmeyer FASNY Volunteer Scholarship Fund Auction Fort Orange 5
Saturday, August 22
8:00 a.m. – Noon Registration, Secretary’s Office and FASNY Store Opens
9:00 a.m. President Robert N. McConville Convenes the Final Session of the 143rd Annual Convention King Street Ballroom
11:00 a.m. – Noon
FASNY Heroes Award Ceremony

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King Street Ballroom
Noon Scheduled Adjournment of the 143rd Annual Convention
In the event of a contested election, the meeting will adjourn after the polls are closed.
King Street Ballroom

*Room locations and times are subject to change*