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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, April 19, 2010
Bill Terhune, Thurston County Emergency Management, (360) 791-9701
Vivian Eason, Thurston County Emergency Management, (360) 786-5243

Planning and First Aid Featured at Faith Communities Workshop, April 26

Church Planning and Emergency First Aid will be discussed at the Faith Communities Disaster Preparedness Workshop on Monday, April 26 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Newbridge Community Church, Adult Education Room, at 812 Central Street SE in Olympia.

Ed Quarles, a disaster reservist with the state Department of Emergency Management, will discuss “How to Get your Church Planning Started.” South Bay Fire Chaplain Bill Terhune will give a presentation on Emergency/Disaster First Aid. The workshop also provides an opportunity for groups to participate in disaster planning, coordination and networking.

The workshop is free and open to all community members. No registration is necessary. Details are available by calling Bill Terhune at 791-9701 or Vivian Eason of Thurston County Emergency Management at 786-5243.

County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3