2016 Dinner – Dance & Awards Ceremony

Posted on September 4, 2016 by Dan

On November 19, 2016 the Suffolk County Volunteer Firefighters’ Emerald Society will be holding its Dinner – Dance at the Central Islip Fire Department Headquarters: 97 Carleton Avenue, Central Islip, NY 11722.


On this occasion we will be honoring a member of the society Past Commissioner/Past Captain William “Billy” Theis of the Terryville Fire Department as our 2016 Irishman of the Year.


The SCVFES feels that Past Captain Theis has earned the honor of being named 2016 Irishman of the year for his dedication to the fire service and the community he has served for some many years.


At this Dinner we also are presenting our Valor and Achievement Awards:


The Larry Williams Award for Valor
1st Assistant Chief Kieran Murphy, Bellport Fire Department


The Brennan – Shrang Award for Valor
Firefighter Matthew Monahan, Commack Fire Department  


The Harold Lally Lifetime Achievement Award
Ex- Captain James Mahoney, Northport Fire Department  


Please help Support our Society by attending our dinner and by purchasing an ad in our Journal. I have enclosed a journal advertisement contract for your convenience.  We hope to see you there on November 19, 2016 where a good time is guaranteed to be had by all.


Download the following forms to purchase tickets or place a journal ad:

ticketform journalform

June 2016 Meeting

Posted on June 17, 2016 by Dan

The next meeting of the Emerald Society is Thursday June 23rd at the Kismet FD on Fire Island.

All attending must have paid their dues and ensure their name appears in the dues book as the society is going to have to pay per person for food at this meeting. 

Please contact president McAteer prior to Tuesday so we can try to get a head count. 

The schedule for the ferry from Bay Shore is available here: http://www.fireislandferries.com/schedules/

Pot of Gold Party

Posted on February 7, 2016 by Dan

The 4th Annual Pot of Gold Party will be held Saturday March 26th, 2016. As in the past the party is being held at MJ Sullivans Pub (164 Route 25A Mount Sinai, New York 11766) and will feature free food, Chinese auctions, live music by Bangers and Mash and the drawing of our annual 50/50 raffle.


50/50 tickets can be purchased at an Emerald Society meeting, at the 2016 Buff Show, or online by visiting the Emerald Society online store.



To download a flyer for the event click below:

2016 POG Flyer