July 14th is National Macaroni and Cheese Day. We are celebrating this home cooked staple because of how often it sustains our members. So cook yourself a bowl of Mac and Cheese and if you’re feeling courageous enjoy one of our owns Special rendition.
Recipe Spotlight – Hotdogs Macaroni and Cheese – Amy Ockenfels
Prep time: 1 min.
Cook Time: 45 sec.
- 1 Hot dog
- 1 cup of Easy Mac
- 1/2 cup of water
Happy Independence Day from JMFD!
Look no further for a fun food item for both kids and adults!
Recipe Spotlight – Junk Yard Dogs – D’lynn Pokorney
- 1 pkg hot dogs
- Mashed potatoes
- Cheese slices
Truck 1949 is off to the shop to begin its restoration project. We’ve had some members and community members donate their time and resources for us to begin the restoration process.
Stay tuned as we keep you updated with the progress.
6/21/18 We had a request to burn a house down. When we receive these requests we use them as a training opportunity for the department.
If you have properties or large brush piles you would like assistance burning please contact us at 319-857-4343.
For the Red, White and Blue. Happy Flag day. JMFD says Thank You!
WHO: Open to ANYONE
WHAT: EMT Certification Course
WHERE: Jefferson-Monroe (Swisher) Fire Department – Main Entrance Meeting Room – 2559 120th St. NW, Swisher, IA 52338
WHEN: Monday & Wednesdays 1800-2200 (Aug 20- Dec 12)
WHY: EMS is all around us, EMS is a fast paced, trauma filled environment. Learn how to provide basic emergency care to an individual in need & help your community ☺
Register through Kirkwood Community College starting March 30th
Please make sure to register for both sections: EMS-255-JHFMW & EMS-350-JHFMW
*minimum of 10 students to run class
Lead Instructor: Crystal Shramek, RN, NRP, EMT-P, CCP
Questions? Contact Crystal Shramek at email@example.com or Brian Rechkemmer at Brain.Rechkemmer@kirkwood.edu
The current tuition for academic year 2017 is *$160.00 per credit hour. Students will encounter fees other than tuition and textbooks, throughout the course. The required EMS clinical shirt is available at the Kirkwood Bookstore for $35.00. Other course fees for academic year 2017 are as follows:
*FISDAP Registry $20.00 (Purchased at the KCC Bookstore)
*Background Check $45.00 (Paid to Certified Background)
*Immunization Tracking $30.00 (Paid to Certified Background)
*Practical Exam Fees $125.00 (Pay through Continuing Education)
*IDPH Certification Fee $30.00 (Paid to the IDPH with a money order)
*Retest Fees $20.00 (Must be cash)
*NREMT $80.00 (Paid at end of class when registering for NREMT)
*Prices are subject to change
We regret to inform you that one of our past members James (Jim) Cerveny passed Thursday 5/24.
Jim was a valued member and Firefighter of the Jefferson Monroe Fire Department (Swisher) from 1980 – 1994. He served as secretary and treasurer from 1985 – 1989.
We extend our deepest sympathies to his family and friends. His fire family misses him but his contributions and efforts live on through our community.
Rest peacefully brother you have served us all well!