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2014 Berkeley Emergency Preparedness Fair 

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Kids growing up in earthquake country need a disaster-prepared household.  Pet owners need to know how to keep pets safe in a disaster. At this FREE community-wide event, we invite people at all levels of preparedness to take steps towards emergency readiness for their whole family.   

2014 BEPF LogoYou'll find family friendly activities, tips and information, on-site training, and interactive demonstrations of safety resources available to you in our community. There will be a showcase of emergency vehicles, prizes, kids activities, a blood drive and more.

Join families, kids, pets, schools, community organizations and businesses, and people of all ages to have fun, celebrate our community's resilience and protect those you love by getting ready together!

When: Saturday, April 26, 2014, 10:00 AM to 2:00PM

Where: North Berkeley BART Station, 1750 Sacramento St. (at Virginia St.), Berkeley  

Cost: FREE  


 FREE Fun Activities, Trainings, Information for All Ages

Download the Fair Program

Download Event Flyer   

Activities Schedule (subject to change)

All Day Activities(10am - 2pm)

Red Cross Blood Drive
Red Cross Pet First Aid
Red Cross Hands-Only CPR
Pet Preparedness Hands-on Activities
Children’s Art & Science Activities
Fire Extinguisher Practice
Refill or maintenance your extinguisher with BEST
Trackers Camp Rangers Ready Gear Check

Children's Area

10:00 - 1:00 Crafts with Sticky Art Lab
10:30 Library Storytime
11:15 Family Preparedness Games: Family meeting place (Prizes!)
12:30 Library Storytime
1:15 Family Preparedness Games: Grab and Go (Prizes!)

 Live Music
10:30am Smooth Toad
11:15am Mr. D's Music Club
11:30am RichterScales
12:15am Harlan James Blue Grass Band  
 

On Site Training Schedule
10:00   Disaster First Aid: Controlling bleeding, medical clinic operations, and mental health of victims and volunteers.
10:30   Este Preparado Con la Cruz Roja (en Español)
11:00   Disaster First Aid: Splinting broken bones, back injuries, and transporting victims.
11:30   Fast Response: Airway obstruction, shock, lifting, and burns
12:00   Disaster First Aid: Controlling bleeding, medical clinic operations, and mental health of victims and volunteers.
12:30   Children’s Hospital Oakland: Children in Disaster
1:00    Disaster First Aid: Splinting broken bones, back injuries, and transporting victims.
1:30    Este Preparado Con la Cruz Roja (en Espa
ñol) 

Trackers Earth

10:30 Trackers Camp Survival Demo: Water Purification  

11:30 Trackers Camp Survival Demo: Staying Safe and Found  

12:30 Trackers Camp Survival Demo: Campfire Building 

 Featured Food    

Fist of Flour Pizza

Kernel Steve's Kettle Corn

 

 

We will update this page regularly as more event activities and services are confirmed.

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  Event Contact Information: 

Information: oes@cityofberkeley.info or 510-981-5506

Volunteers Needed: Sign up to help at the fair  

 Ride BART to the Fair!

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