Where will you go? What should you pack? Is your home secure? Are You Really Prepared?
Join Pinellas County Extension and other county partners for a FREE Hurricane Preparedness Workshop for local residents at Weedon Island Preserve on Saturday, June 16, at 9 a.m.
- Tom Iovino, Pinellas County Emergency Management spokesman, will deliver the Keynote address. He will present the history of hurricanes in Tampa Bay and discuss the potential threat from a storm this season.
- Experts from the University of Florida and Pinellas County Animal Services will deliver sound advice on preparing your home, family, finances, pets, and waterfront in the event of a storm.
Each participant will walk away with a reusable insulated tote back full of informative resources including a manual LED Flashlight.
Refreshments will be provided.
Door prizes include a complete set of tires donated by TiresPlus and an Energy Efficiency kit provided by the Pinellas Energy Efficiency Project, all valued at more than $500!
Registration is limited, reserve your seat by going online to http://hurricanepreparedness.eventbrite.com/.
Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center is located at 1800 Weedon Drive NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33702.
For questions, call (727) 453-6522.
Pinellas County Extension is a partnership between Pinellas County government and the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences as part of a nationwide network of land grant universities. The University of Florida is an equal access/equal opportunity institution.
The mission of Pinellas County Extension is to provide research-based knowledge and education programs enabling people to make practical decisions to improve their quality of life and the world around them. Education focuses on marine issues, sustainable living, lawn and garden, families and consumers, and 4-H youth development.
Pinellas County Extension offers programming throughout the county. For more information, including a program calendar of events, visit www.pinellascountyextension.org and find Pinellas Extension on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.