Emergency Preparedness Fair - October 13

Saturday, October 13, 2012 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Come to the free Community Preparedness Fair on Saturday, October 13, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. (LDS Church - 14903 Westlake Drive), and learn how to prepare for natural disasters, power outages, and other emergencies.

Special guest speaker Alice Busch, EMT and Certified Emergency Management Specialist, will speak about the inevitability of a major earthquake and/or other disruptions in our local area, and the important role preparedness, community resiliency and leadership will play in lessening the devastating effects and speeding recovery in the aftermath.

Additional exhibits and presentations include:

  • 72-hour emergency kits
  • Food storage / canning
  • Water storage
  • Water purification
  • Power and heat
  • Cooking in the dark
  • Emergency shelter
  • Sanitation
  • Gardening
  • Public Health Emergency
  • Emergency communications
  • Neighborhood planning

Fun activities for kids include face painting, meet a firefighter and a police officer, check out emergency response vehicles, and movie and popcorn.

For more information, please contact Mark Seibert.

LDS Church
14903 Westlake Drive
Lake Oswego,