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Los Angeles County


2016 National Preparedness Month with Supervisor Ridley Thomas

Event location:Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital
1680 E. 120th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90059, Los Angeles, CA 90059

Contact Person:Ken Kondo, LAC CEO OEM,,

Date/Time:September 30, 2016, 10 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:This event will provide you an opportunity to get more information on education and training in emergency preparedness as part of National Preparedness Month.


2016 EXPO - Emergency Preparedness for the Foothill Communities

Event location:The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint
2121 E. Route 66, Glendora, CA

Contact Person:Robert Foth, Glendora Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,, (626)376-2672

Date/Time:October 15, 2016, 1 - 4 pm

Short Summary:Extensive list of guest experts including Kenneth Kondo from the Los Angeles County Office of Emergency Management. LACF "Shakey Quakey Schoolhouse earthquake simulator. San Dimas Search and Rescue. Individual experts presenting timeline preparedness topics such as water storage, canning, food storage on a budget, etc. Prefect for neighborhoods, families, and individuals.

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©2016 SCEC Southern California Earthquake Center @ USC
The Great California ShakeOut Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!