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Gene Scheri will present program on SVFD’s history on Tuesday

(Photo contributed)
Pictured is a photo of the 1976 downtown Spring Valley fire of Steinberg's Furniture Store.

SPRING VALLEY — Fire Chief Emeritus Gene Scheri will present a program at the Spring Valley Historic Association Museum at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Scheri, who has been a member of the Spring Valley Volunteer Fire Department for more than 50 years, will discuss some of the highlights of the SVFD’s 127-year history. There is no charge to attend the event.

The SVHA Museum is located at 201 W. St. Paul St., Spring Valley, and is open Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or by appointment. Memberships are $15 a year per individual and $20 a year per family. Membership forms may be downloaded from www.spring-valley.il.us. For more information, call 815-830-4303.


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