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Emergency Management

EM Speaker Series

Get first-hand stories from some of the most notorious disaster events in recent history. The "Disaster Next Door” is a special 7-week speaker series that will guide you through a different disaster theme each week, taught by experts who experienced these disasters first-hand. Our subject  matter experts will not disappoint, as we discuss events like: The 9/11 terrorists attacks, the May tornadoes, Hurricanes Harvey, Katrina and Superstorm Sandy, and more!  

Each session will begin at 6:30pm in the Community Learning Center. Our hour-and-a-half hour sessions are free to attend, with NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED. 

Session Topics to include:

  • March 15, 2018    Wildfires: Know the Risk
  • March 29, 2018    Emergency Operation Center Overview: How the Experts Prep for Severe Weather
  • April 12, 2018      The Oklahoma City Bombing:  Measures Taken Since 1995
  • April 26, 2018      When Tornadoes Strike
  • May 10, 2018       I-40 Bridge Collapse: This is Not the First Time its Happened
  • May 24, 2018       9/11, From Ground Zero 
  • June 7, 2018        Killer Hurricanes

The Disaster Next Door: An Emergency Management Speaker Series is sponsored by:

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