Emergency Preparedness Sessions-Jun 16

Emergency Preparedness Sessions-Jun 16

 

Emergency Preparedness Workshops

KerrisdaleEarthquake&EmergencyPreparedness(KEEP)isagroupofcommunityvolunteershelpingtoprepareKerrisdaleindividuals,businesses,organizationsandothersformajoremergencies&disasterssuchasearthquakes,wildfires,urbanfires,floods,extremeweatherevents&more.Theiraimistobuildpreparedness,strengthenresilience,expediterecoveryandreducesuffering&loss. *Individual&FamilyEarthquake&EmergencyPreparedness–learnactionsyoucantakenowtoprotectyourself,othersandpetsintheeventofanemergencyordisaster.June16,9:30–11a.m.RepeatedJuly14,9:30–11am.KerrisdaleSeniorsCentre *MapYourNeighbourhood–learnhowtoprepare&organizeyourimmediateneighbourstoworkasateamtosavelives,protectvulnerablepeople&pets,reducelossandrecoverfasterafteradisaster.SessionsfollowtheJune16&July14PreparednessSessionsabove–11:15amtonoon. *DisasterSupportHub(DSH)TableTopExercise–SeenthesignattachedtotheKerrisdaleCommunityCentre?ADSHisadesignatedlocationwhereyoucancometoofferorreceivecommunityassistance,resources,servicesandinformation.Attendthisexercisetobepreparedandhelp.July16,6:30–8pm.RepeatedAug.20,6:30–8pm.KerrisdaleCommunityCentre ForregistrationandinformationonhowtobecomeinvolvedwithKEEP,emailusat:KerrisdaleEmergency@gmail.com

Kerrisdale Earthquake & Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) is a group of community volunteers helping to prepare Kerrisdale individuals, businesses, organizations and others for major emergencies & disasters such as earthquakes, wildfires, urban fires, floods, extreme weather events & more. Their aim is to build preparedness, strengthen resilience, expedite recovery and reduce suffering & loss.

*Individual & Family Earthquake & Emergency Preparedness – learn actions you can take now to protect yourself, others and pets in the event of an emergency or disaster. June 16, 9:30 – 11 a.m. Repeated July 14, 9:30 – 11 am. Kerrisdale Seniors Centre

*Map Your Neighbourhood –learn how to prepare & organize your immediate neighbours to work as a team to save lives, protect vulnerable people & pets, reduce loss and recover faster after a disaster. Sessions follow the June 16 & July 14 Preparedness Sessions above – 11:15 am to noon.

*Disaster Support Hub (DSH) Table Top Exercise – Seen the sign attached to the Kerrisdale Community Centre? A DSH is a designated location where you can come to offer or receive community assistance, resources, services and information. Attend this exercise to be prepared and help. July 16, 6:30 – 8pm. Repeated Aug. 20, 6:30 – 8pm. Kerrisdale Community Centre

For registration and information on how to become involved with KEEP, email us at: KerrisdaleEmergency@gmail.com

 

Kerrisdale Community Garden

Kerrisdale Community Garden

  Welcome to the Kerrisdale Community Garden (KCG).   The Kerrisdale Community Garden (KCG) is a collaborative association of 21 plot holders who work together to: grow vegetables and flowers in an organic and pesticide-free manner collaborate on community based projects enjoy the harmony and good feeling that comes from honest satisfying work in a beautiful… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) Meetings

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) Meetings

  Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) All Ages KEEP is a community-led volunteer initiative to increase Kerrisdale community capacity, and build collaborative readiness to address earthquakes and other urgent situations of vulnerability. Free workshops will be held on the third Tuesday of each month. To join or inquire about more information, please email: KEEP-KCCS@googlegroups.com… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP)

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP)

  Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) All Ages KEEP is a community-led volunteer initiative to increase Kerrisdale community capacity, and build collaborative readiness to address earthquakes and other urgent situations of vulnerability. Free workshops will be held on the third Tuesday of each month. To join or inquire about more information, please email: KEEP-KCCS@googlegroups.com… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) All Ages KEEP is a community-led volunteer initiative to increase Kerrisdale community capacity, and build collaborative readiness to address earthquakes and other urgent situations of vulnerability. Free workshops will be held on the third Tuesday of each month. To join or inquire about more information, please email: KEEP-KCCS@googlegroups.com Tu… Continue Reading

Join the KCCS Board

Join the KCCS Board

Are you interested in becoming more involved in the Kerrisdale Community Centre Society? Our AGM will be on February 19, 2020. As a member of the Society, you are invited to apply to become a Director and we look forward to your participation. Applications are due by February 8, 2020 to allow adequate time for… Continue Reading

Public Info Session on Electoral Reform – Nov 13

Be informed before you VOTE! Are you wondering what the proposed electoral reform would mean? Listen to our speakers from both sides of the electoral reform debate to explain which system BC should use for provincial elections. SUZANNE ANTON – VOTE NO on proportional representation ANTONY HODGSON – VOTE YES on proportional representation The session will… Continue Reading

When Kerrisdale ROCKED!

When Kerrisdale ROCKED!

When Kerrisdale ROCKED! Built in 1949, the Kerrisdale Arena has offered a host of recreational options to the community from skating lessons, roller derby and ice hockey games to concerts by some of the most influential musicians of our time. In 1956, Bill Haley & the Comets ROCKED Vancouver at the Kerrisdale Arena and by the… Continue Reading