Emergency Preparedness Open House & Potluck Next Monday

The Kenton/Arbor Lodge Neighborhood Emergency Team (NET) is hosting a Emergency Preparedness Open House & Potluck next Monday, the 15, at the Historic Kenton Firehouse.

See their official write-up below:

Arbor Lodge & Kenton Community
Emergency Preparedness Open House & Potluck
Families welcome!

Meet neighbors and your local Neighborhood Emergency Team (NET) while enjoying an evening in the garden! We’ll share preparedness tips, resources, have activities for the kids. This is a casual event—feel free to stop by and say hello!

When: Monday, August 15th 6:30 – 8 p.m.
Where: Historic Kenton Firehouse, 8105 N Brandon Ave., in the garden
Potluck: Bring a dish to share or something to grill—or just stop in to say Hello!

• Connect with your neighbors, local businesses, and community groups
• Find out about Portland’s Neighborhood Emergency Teams (NETs) & meet your local NET volunteers
• Learn
o Discover ways to prepare your block of residents via fun events
o What to include in your preparedness packs & ‘Go’ kits
o Where to get information in an emergency
o How to sanitize water containers, use walkie-talkies, & tie various knots
o How to become a NET or affiliated trained volunteer for your block
• Help
o Build a block-by-block neighborhood map
Identify volunteers & skills, potential hazards & resources, and households needing extra help
o Share your skills with your block and others
o Get involved with your local neighborhood emergency team

See you in the garden!
Brought to you by your local Neighborhood Emergency Teams (NETs)—
For more information visit: www.portlandprepares.org

Interested in supporting this event?
Contact: arborlodgeprepares@gmail.com or kentonprepares@gmail.com