Saratoga firefighters and police will participate in a charity hockey game

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY (NEWS10) – The Saratoga Springs International Association of Firefighters (IAFF) Local 343 will play against the Saratoga Springs Police PBA at the annual Saratoga Fire and Police Hockey Classic Springs. The match will take place on November 19 at the Weibel ice rink with doors opening around 6 p.m.

Admission to the game is free with a donation of a new, unwrapped toy, or a monetary donation. The game will also include raffle items from a number of sponsors, with all proceeds going to the Franklin Community Center.

Those wishing to donate but are unable to attend the game should be aware that toy collection boxes opened on Wednesday and can be found at the following locations:

  • Saratoga Springs Fire Department Station 1 at 60 Lake Avenue
  • Saratoga Springs Fire Department Station 2 at 166 West Avenue
  • Saratoga Springs Police Department at 5 Lake Avenue
  • Kings Tavern at 241 Union Ave, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
  • Panza’s on the Lake at 510 NY-9P, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Catherine J. Martinez