More seats available for our event on November 3rd!

Update 10/23/18: As we noted earlier, our two “Is West Seattle Prepared (for the Big One?” sessions filled up very quickly.

We’ve recently had a few cancellations so there are now some open seats for the November 3rd session. If our registration tool allows you to sign up, then you are in luck…keep trying!!

If you’ve registered for that session and can’t make it, please cancel your registration.

Here is the link to register or unregister: More details about this session are below!

Is West Seattle prepared (for the Big One)?


Saturday, Nov. 3, 9 – noon,
Hiawatha Community Center
2700 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116

Learn about and discuss what we should do in West Seattle!

  • Hosted by Glenn Farley, Natural Disasters Reporter, KING-5 News.  
  • Opening keynote sessions by Dave Nichols, Certified Emergency Manager and West Seattle resident speaking on community preparedness. And, a presentation about Northwest earthquake science by Sandi Doughton, Seattle Times Science Reporter.
  • Hear about response plans from Seattle Police, Fire, Emergency Management and
    King County Public Health.
  • Learn how you can be better prepared personally.
  • Learn what steps you can take to mitigate your potential damage.
  • Learn skills to help you quickly respond to a disaster with demonstrations on water purification, sanitation in disasters, utility shut off, and other urban survival skills.
  • Meet your neighbors so that we work effectively together for recovery.

Free and open to everyone! We especially encourage families with children, tenants, seniors and those new to West Seattle to join us!

Register today to reserve a seat, and to reserve interpretation services in Somali, Spanish, Vietnamese or ASL.

Hosted by the West Seattle Hubs and West Seattle Be Prepared

This project is funded by a Neighborhood Matching Fund award from the City of Seattle, Seattle Department of Neighborhoods.

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