Two instructors are now offering free yoga classes each Saturday at 9 AM in the Marion Community Center attached to the main fire station (180 Gopher Lane). They are accepting donations to go to the Marion Fire Auxiliary in lieu of payment for their services. We hope to see you there. The instructors ask that… Continue reading Free Yoga (or for Donations)
Resolved to be involved in your community? Consider joining us or finding out about volunteer opportunities! Our first meeting in 2020 is this upcoming Monday, January 6th at 10 AM in the community center attached to the main fire station.
We welcome Pirjo Appling to our board of directors. She was elected by acclamation at our December business meeting. Pirjo will serve as the Auxiliary's president—replacing Victoria Williams who chose not to run for reelection. (Thanks, Victoria, for your leadership and service!) Secretary Carolyn Hurst and Treasurer Janine Presson were reelected.
Saturday, June 22, 2019 flea market, lunch, raffle prize drawing.
We will help the firefighters with their fourth annual Easter event. Hope to see you there, too!
Great prizes for the 2019 raffle!
We are requesting that you donate certain types of goods to us that we can sell during our annual flea market, in order to raise money for the Marion Fire District.
We are pleased to welcome newly-elected director, Christine "Chris" Sampley, to our governing board. Chris will serve the Auxiliary as its President, replacing Lily Brower. Lily Brower asked not to be nominated again when she discovered someone was willing to take the leadership baton from her. After stepping down to take a break from more… Continue reading Welcome New Director
Marion Fire Auxiliary (MFA) members yesterday unanimously approved Fire Chief Katie Mast's request for a grant for the Marion Fire District of $6,010 to be earmarked for the purchase of new fire hose. Many of the hoses used by Marion's firefighters in structural firefighting operations are in danger of soon becoming too worn out for… Continue reading Latest Grant Made