Preparedness Expo

Disasters Happen  #Preparenow!


Saturday, September 29, 20185

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.


Heritage Baptist Church 

1315 Sussex Ave. E, Tenino



We will be accepting donations for the Heritage House Food Bank.  Items needed are toiletries, non-perishable foods and diapers of all sizes.  Donations are appreciated, but not required for entrance into the expo.

This year's Expo will feature lots of events and demonstrations to help prepare you for a disaster.   Some of the activities include:

  • The Thurston County Sheriff's Office K9 demonstration

  • Preparedness Kit Building with The American Red Cross

  • Fire Extinguisher Training

  • HAM Radio Communications Techniques

  • WALTER the Boat will be on hand for boating safety.  Get your picture taken with Walter!

  • Compression only CPR

  • Thurston Community Alert & Smart 911 Sign up!


  • American Red Cross
    Heritage House Food Bank
    Korfood Pantry
    Puget Sound Energy
    Quake Ready Kit
    Rescue Tape NW
    Service Master of Tacoma
    South Thurston Fire and EMS
    South Sound 211
    South Puget Sound Mobile Search & Rescue - Bloodhounds
    Thurston County Amatuer Radio Emergency Services (ARES)
    Thurston County Community Planning and Economic Development
    Thurston County Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART)
    Thurston County Emergency Management
    Thurston County Emergency Management Council
    Thurston County Medic One
    Thurston County Sheriff's Office - K9 Demonstration
    Thurston County Sheriff's Office - Community Services Unit (CSU)
    Thurston County Sheriff's Office Dive Team
    USGS Volcano Observatory
    WA State Parks Boating Program, WALTER (the boat)
    Yelm Veterinary Hospital

  • Food Vendors For Purchase:

    • Texas Smokehouse BBQ

Sponsored by the Thurston County Emergency Management Council

For More Information Contact:  Vivian Eason, Thurston County Emergency Management

360-867-2825 or email easonv@co.thurston.wa.us



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