Urban Survival Skills Fair at Delridge Days

An Urban Skills Fair is an event where you can visit multiple skill and information teaching booths, designed to help you be prepared for emergencies and learn skills that you can use in any situation where normal life is interrupted. Join the volunteers from the West Seattle Emergency Communications Hubs to learn how to get clean […]

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Urban Survival Skills Fair at the Bee Festival

An Urban Skills Fair is an event where you can visit multiple skill and information teaching booths, designed to help you be prepared for emergencies and learn skills that you can use in any situation where normal life is interrupted. Join the volunteers from the West Seattle Emergency Communications Hubs and the West Seattle TimeBank […]

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Disaster Book Club: A Paradise Built in Hell

From the Seattle Office of Emergency Management: Join us for our May 2019 Disaster Book Club event! In April, we will be reading Rebecca Solnit’s “A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster.” Using case studies and personal experiences, Melanie Cole from the Seattle Office of Emergency Management will be there […]

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Madison Park SNAP organizing meeting

The Madison Park Community Council will host a Seattle Neighbors Actively Prepare (SNAP) organizing speaker at monthly meeting on Monday, May 6, 2019, 7:00-8:30.  This will be a follow up event to their March 18 Community wide emergency preparedness event. Come learn how to organize your block to be ready to respond and help each other in the event of disaster. […]

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Home Retrofit

Help reduce damage caused during an earthquake. Learn to become an informed consumer or how to do home retrofit yourself. Retrofit experts will show how to assess your home’s needs and how to use the City of Seattle’s pre-engineered Home Retrofit plans to permit and retrofit your home. Learn more about the retrofit process and […]

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Disaster Skills Workshop

This workshop provides training on key skills needed after a disaster and more in depth instruction on key preparedness actions. This workshop covers the following topics: *Fire Extinguisher Use *Utility Control *Water Storage/Purification and Emergency Sanitation Register: www.eventbrite.com…  

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Learn Disaster Preparedness From Seattle-based Experts

Prepared neighborhoods are more effective in their disaster response and have an increased capacity to be self-reliant for the first 72 hours after a disaster. LuAn Johnson PhD is an award-winning Seattle based internationally-recognized researcher and creator of Map Your Neighborhood (MYN), a program using videos, workbooks, and face-to-face meetings in Washington State, Los Angeles, […]

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Hub 101 for Hiawatha Hub

Join members of the Hiawatha Hub in the Admiral neighborhood of West Seattle for a practice Hub 101 session, building on past discussions.  This practice will cover fundamentals, hub layout and set up and essential operations.

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Urban Survival Skills Fair (new date)

An Urban Skills Fair is an event where you can visit multiple skill and information teaching booths, designed to help you be prepared for emergencies and learn skills that you can use in any situation where normal life is interrupted.  At this event, they will be giving away 100 free emergency toilets, don’t miss out! […]

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