Category Archives: Announcements

Who’s shakin’ on October 17th?

Me! You! Everyone! Mark your calendars for 10/17 at 10:17 AM for the 2019 Great Washington Shake Out. Over a million Washingtonians have already registered to participate! This annual earthquake preparedness exercise offers an easy opportunity for hands-on practice of … Continue reading

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Volunteer opportunities!

The Seattle Office of emergency Management (OEM) is looking for community members within each of the seven Seattle Council Districts to serve as Emergency Preparedness Educators. Full Volunteer Position Description: https://www.seattle.gov/Documents/Volunteering/20190930_PubEd_CouncilDistrictPD.pdf Volunteer Services Application: https://www.seattle.gov/Documents/Volunteering/Volunteer-Application-Current_Fillable.pdf For more information, contact Carrie … Continue reading

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Free Training: October 21st, 10 to noon, Planning for Animals in a Disaster

The flyer and information below are for an upcoming training session on disaster response around animals. While we do not have existing standing teams specific to Seattle, this presentation will cover what is being done in King county. Animal Planning … Continue reading

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Don’t miss our Urban Survival Skills Fair on Saturday, August 10th, at Delridge Day!

The Delridge Day festival runs from 11 until 3 at the Delridge Community Center (4501 Delridge Way SW). This wonderful annual community festival highlights local organizations and has a strong focus on community safety. The SW Police Precinct will host … Continue reading

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Two more opportunities to learn Urban Survival Skills (and have fun)!

Have you glanced at our calendar lately? We’ve recently added two more Urban Survival Skills Fair sessions! The first, a Mini-Urban Survival Skills Fair at Field Day will be on Saturday, June 22nd from 11 until 3. Visit 5+ stations to learn skills related … Continue reading

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Seattle’s Fault – field exercise follow-up

Thanks to all who stopped by or participated in yesterday’s Seattle’s Fault citywide field exercise! Two of our hubs, Morgan Junction Park and Hiawatha Playfield, activated for this event. West Seattle Blog and King5 each stopped by the Morgan Junction hub: West Seattle Blog’s coverage … Continue reading

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Seattle’s Fault!

Join us on Saturday, June 1st, from 9 AM to noon, for the Seattle’s Fault field exercise! Two of our West Seattle emergency communication hubs will participate in this citywide event! Come to either Morgan Junction Park or Hiawatha Playfield to watch or volunteer. … Continue reading

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