Chemeketa Community College has been educating firefighters since 1965, and graduates of the program serve in fire departments throughout Oregon. Former students, graduates family members and anyone else associated with the program are invited to attend a three-day celebration scheduled for September 11-13.
The festivities begin with a Friday evening wine and beer tasting at the Chemeketa Eola Northwest Wine Studies Center. Saturday’s fun will include a golf tournament at the Santiam Golf Club, a motorcycle poker run and a barbecue. Sunday will conclude with an open house at the Chemeketa Brooks Regional Training Center.
All proceeds from the reunion will support emergency service scholarships at Chemeketa. Registration and additional information can be found at go.chemeketa.edu/brooks or on Facebook at Chemeketa Emergency Services 50th Anniversary Weekend.