Mid-River Bulletin Board
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Called to Duty

Thursday, September 23, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bellows Falls Opera House
The Square
Bellows Falls, VT

 

On September 23rd, at 7:30pm, the documentary film “Called to Duty” will be shown at the Bellows Falls Opera House. This 90-minute film, created by the staff of Falls Area Community Television, relates the story of the Star Hotel Fire as told by the people who were there the night of December 29, 1981.

Using never before seen archival photos, and interviews with firefighters, families, and friends of the fallen, and witnesses to the event, the producers Mike Smith, Sue Smith, Marty Gallagher, and Alex Stradling tell the stories of the night of Star Hotel Fire – the rescues of the occupants trapped by the fire, the bravery of the firefighters, the leadership challenge of the new fire chief, and the tragic loss of two young men.

This event is a fund raiser for the Brown-Fuller Memorial Park being constructed on the site of the fire. Donations are encouraged for admission.



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Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

Called to Duty

Thursday, September 23, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bellows Falls Opera House
The Square
Bellows Falls, VT

 

On September 23rd, at 7:30pm, the documentary film “Called to Duty” will be shown at the Bellows Falls Opera House. This 90-minute film, created by the staff of Falls Area Community Television, relates the story of the Star Hotel Fire as told by the people who were there the night of December 29, 1981.

Using never before seen archival photos, and interviews with firefighters, families, and friends of the fallen, and witnesses to the event, the producers Mike Smith, Sue Smith, Marty Gallagher, and Alex Stradling tell the stories of the night of Star Hotel Fire – the rescues of the occupants trapped by the fire, the bravery of the firefighters, the leadership challenge of the new fire chief, and the tragic loss of two young men.

This event is a fund raiser for the Brown-Fuller Memorial Park being constructed on the site of the fire. Donations are encouraged for admission.



The Mid-River Bulletin Board is facilitated by WOOL-FM.
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Mid-River Bulletin Board
A timely event and information service for and by the communities in and around the Mid-Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire

Called to Duty

Thursday, September 23, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bellows Falls Opera House
The Square
Bellows Falls, VT

 

On September 23rd, at 7:30pm, the documentary film “Called to Duty” will be shown at the Bellows Falls Opera House. This 90-minute film, created by the staff of Falls Area Community Television, relates the story of the Star Hotel Fire as told by the people who were there the night of December 29, 1981.

Using never before seen archival photos, and interviews with firefighters, families, and friends of the fallen, and witnesses to the event, the producers Mike Smith, Sue Smith, Marty Gallagher, and Alex Stradling tell the stories of the night of Star Hotel Fire – the rescues of the occupants trapped by the fire, the bravery of the firefighters, the leadership challenge of the new fire chief, and the tragic loss of two young men.

This event is a fund raiser for the Brown-Fuller Memorial Park being constructed on the site of the fire. Donations are encouraged for admission.



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