MARA will be participating in the Annual Emergency Preparedness Expo will be held on September 25, 2021 from 10am to 3pm at the Menard Sports Complex. Setup will be at 0900 and teardown at 1500. We will need about 10-15 volunteers. Please contact Don/KL7JFT at firstname.lastname@example.org
Pandemic protocols, as appropriate, will be in place. Hand sanitizer stations, and optional face masks will be available, especially for those not fully vaccinated. As many activities as possible will take place outdoors, weather permitting. The goal of this Emergency Preparedness Expo is to serve the needs of the community by providing all-seasons safety and disaster preparedness information and training at no cost to all residents and visitors.
This free, family-friendly event will feature:
- Interactive games and activities
- Disaster preparedness kit demos
- Disaster services displays
- Informative presentations
- Direct to consumer sales
- Door Prizes
- First 100 adults through the door will receive a free preparedness kit
We will be setting up the Comm Center and Support Trailers, demonstrating Ham Radio Operations, training our newer folks and exchanging information wit the public.