Category Archives: Events

Classes are open for registration!

The Seattle Office of Emergency Management emailed out their schedule of upcoming classes yesterday. Below is a snapshot. Visit their online Event Calendar to sign up, and to check for additional offerings. At the moment, we don’t see any in West Seattle, … Continue reading

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Free First Aid training! Learn how to Stop the Bleed!

Last Saturday, October 29th, I attended a class at Harborview that I first learned of, and posted about, over a month ago. It warrants another mention! Why? Blood loss is the leading cause of preventable death in multiple casualty events, like mass … Continue reading

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See us at the Delridge Projects Workshop and Resource Fair tomorrow!

We wanted to let you know that we’ll have a booth at the Delridge Projects Workshop and Community Resource Fair. It’s tomorrow, Saturday, October 8, 2016, 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM, at the Southwest Teen Life Center (2801 SW Thistle Street). Stop by if … Continue reading

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Upcoming citywide preparedness event on October 11th: The Big Shaker Hits Seattle

The Seattle Emergency Hubs have been invited to have a booth at an upcoming event that the Seattle Office of Emergency Management is organizing.  It isn’t yet posted on their website or here on their Emergency Management event calendar, but you … Continue reading

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Photos: Disaster Relief Trials – Cargo Bikes check-in at West Seattle Hubs

We had great weather and a great time last Sunday at the Disaster Relief Trials in West Seattle. As described in our previous post, four of our West Seattle hubs and the West Seattle Tool Library participated as checkpoints for the riders … Continue reading

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Timely training – learn how to “Stop the Bleed”

We received the following information about a new series of first aid classes earlier today via the Seattle Office of Emergency Management’s SNAP program. As I started to post it this evening, news reports about another active shooter situation in … Continue reading

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Watch or join the Disaster Relief Bike Trials on Sunday!

As we noted earlier this summer, several of our emergency communication hubs plan to activate during the Disaster Relief Bike Trials on Sunday, September 25th — which is being held in conjunction with the Alki Summer Parkways event. Four of our thirteen hubs … Continue reading

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