Gerry No. 5 Veterans Firemen's Association, Inc. Marblehead, MA

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The MAY newsletter has been posted. Please go to the Newsletter tab to view or print.

Newsletter corrections: The goal for the Blood Drive on June 11th is 100 pints. Father's Day is on June 21st.

Golf Tournament Date Set - Holes Looking for Sponsors

Steve Shepard announced the annual Gerry Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, June 5th.  Rain date is Friday, June 19th.  Information regarding sign-up and the banquet will be forthcoming. This year we are seeking sponsors for the 18 holes. Sponsorship is $100 per hole.  Those interested in sponsoring a hole please contact Mark Lausier at 781-844-9386.


Dialing for Donors Volunteers Needed
We will be holding a Dialing for Donors phonathon on Thursday, June 3rd, from 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. for the upcoming blood drive. Please contact Arlyne Campbell or just show up at the Club to participate.  Your assistance is needed to make this an Blood Drive a great success in memory of Dave Morse. Free drinks, pizza, and raffle prizes for those who participate.


See our Classified Ads at the bottom of the page! Members may place ads for only $20.00 per month. Forms are available at the

Upcoming Gatherings and Events!

Interested in attending a muster? Fun and games? Camraderie with other members? Benefits? Good food? You've come to the right place.

C&W Dinner Dance - May 23rd - FREE ADMISSION
Featuring the Vegas Valentinos - check them out here

Friday, June 5th - Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament - Sign up now! (rain date = June 19th) Sign-up forms are here

Annual Scholarship Fishing Tournament - Saturday, July 11th

fishing tournament

$35.00 per angler - print your entry form HERE or at the Club

Tournament open to all - general public welcome. Anglers and surfcasters welcome.
Fishing begins at 5 a.m. Weigh-in at Tucker's Wharf (in front of Harbormaster's office).
Scales open at 2 p.m. and close at 3 p.m. SHARP.
One prize per winning angler. Prizes awarded for: longest striped bass (1st, 2nd, 3rd) and longest bluefish (1st, 2nd, 3rd).
Entries received after June 16th may not receive t-shirts until after the event.

Captain's meeting - Thursday, July 9th, 7:30 p.m. at the Gerry.

Our popular and limited edition t-shirts are also for sale for non-anglers for $15.00. Order forms are at the Club or available here.

Make out checks for fishing or t-shirts to "Gerry 5 Fishing".
All proceeds go to the Gerry 5 VFA Scholarships Fund
E-mail Mike Mentuck for additional information or with questions.

Gerry Softball League Schedule Announced
Come cheer on our team as we defend the League Title from 2014!





May 5

Kappy's Liquors


May 13

@ Maddies


May 18



May 28



June 1

@ Ryan Marine


June 10

@ New Team


June 15

@ Swi Sox


June 24

@ Kappy's Liquors


June 29



July 9

@ Codfathers


July 14

@ Barrelman


July 22

Ryan Marine


July 27

New Team


August 6

Swi Sox

Semi - Finals Best 2 out of 3


August 17

@ New Team


August 19

New Team

Monday (if necessary)

August 24

@ New Team

Finals Best 3 out of 5


August 26



August 27



August 31



September 1

If necessary


September 2

If necessary

All games are played at Green Street @ 8:30 p.m.


NOW TAKING ORDERS!! Gerry 5 logo items!

I will need your name and contact info plus a $5 deposit. Unless otherwise stated G5 logo on left chest and full back!
Men's Hoodies - black or navy with white G5 logo
Women's Hoodies - black or navy with white G5 logo
Men's Sweatshirts - black with white G5 logo
Men's Long Sleeve t-shirts - dark heather with red G5 logo, black with white G5 logo
Men's short sleeve t-shirts - black with white G5 logo
Women's short sleeve t-shirts - black with white G5 logo
Women's long sleeve t-shirts - charcoal with red G5 logo or black with white G5 logo
Men's full-zip Hoodies - black or navy with white G5 logo

Women's full-zip Hoodies - black or navy with white G5 logo
Men's and Women's tank tanks - dark gray or blue with white G5 logo NEW ITEM!
Additional colors may be available - contact Kathy for information!
Men's Charles River Vest - black or navy with white G5 logo embroidered on left chest
Women's Charles River Best - black or navy with white G5 logo embroidered on left chest
Men's polo shirts - Navy or Royal with white G5 logo
See Styles, Size, and Price Chart here
Either send your order via e-mail, or leave your order with the manager/bartender at the Club.
Thank you!

Show your brand proudly! We have a variety of screen-print hoodies, sweatshirts, and t-shirts for sale. We will also special order embroidered hats, vests, and jackets. See the flyers at the Club and samples in the display case. See the bartender, manager, or contact the Secretary if you wish to purchase or make a special order.

Thank you to our Business Sponsors!

Kilgore Insurance

Ed Principe

D G Mace Construction\Andrea.Dodge


DJ, Karaoke, Live Band - Any type of event
Have Music, Will Travel


Williams Construction and Project Management


Office Space for Rent
Approx. 1,150 square feet
Former doctor's office/day spa - easily adaptable for other uses
waiting area, lab room, two baths, three exam rooms
387 Rear Atlantic Avenue, Marblehead
Contact Joe Capone, 617-257-4906

Open Space for Rent
Approx. 1,750 square feet
18' Ceiling, 10' Clearance
Adaptable for many uses
387 Rear Atlantic Avenue, Marblehead
Contact Joe Capone, 617-257-4906

2015 Muster Schedule
27th - Ashburnham, MA
4th - Bath, ME
8th - Salem Willows, MA
25th - Newbury, MA
29th - Marblehead, MA

Mustering 101 by Erik Smith

Gerry No. 5 - Muster videos

Firefighters Cooking for a Cure

Notice: It is the policy and objective of the Gerry 5 Veteran Fireman's Association (Gerry 5 VFA) to provide a pleasant, inviting, and safe social facility to all who enter. The Gerry 5 VFA welcomes, and will not tolerate discrimination against, applicants, members and guests on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or marital status

Function room, Hall rental, Marblehead, Swampscott, Salem area - call 781-631-5214 for details

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