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Event:

Community Disaster Exercise in conjunction with The Great California ShakeOut

Event location:City of La Mirada Community Disaster Exercise & Great California ShakeOut Drill
13716 La Mirada Boulevard, La Mirada, CA 90638

Contact Person:Andrew Vialpando, PIO, City of La Mirada, avialpando@cityoflamirada.org), 562-902-2982

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 9 - 11 am

Short Summary:The La Mirada Disaster Preparedness Steering Committee, an emergency preparedness network comprised of representatives from City of La Mirada, Los Angeles County Fire and Sheriff’s Departments, American Red Cross, Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District, community organizations and local businesses, is scheduled to host its Community Disaster Exercise in conjunction with The Great California ShakeOut earthquake preparedness drill, Thu., Oct. 17, 2013 (9-11 a.m.).



Event:

Silicon Beach Gets Ready

Contact Person:Greg Renick, CalOES, "Gregory@CalEMGregory.Renick@calema.ca.gov

Date/Time:10/14/2013, 8 am - 3 pm

Short Summary:Keynote Speaker Mayor Richard Riordan highlights this emergency preparedness event for businesses



Event:

Emergency Preparedness Fair

Event location:The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
20801 Marcon Drive, Walnut, CA

Contact Person:Bill Christopherson, Creekside Ward of the LDS Church, wchristo@live.com, 951-318-8141

Date/Time:09/21/2013, 9 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:LDS- Sponsored emergency preparedness fair.



Event:

Hollywood Emergency Preparedness Fair

Event location:6501 Fountain Avenue

Contact Person:Darrell Davis, Los Angeles Police Department (Hollywood Division), 213-485-4316

Date/Time:09/14/2013, 9:30 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:A public community emergency preparedness event .



Event:

All California Target stores, Investigation Centers and Distribution Centers to Participate in 5th Annual Great California ShakeOut Earthquake Drill

Event location:All California Target stores, investigation centers and distribution centers

Contact Person:Mya Walters, Target Communications, 626-230-3145

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 10:18 - 10:18 am

Short Summary:All team members in California’s 255 Target stores, in addition to investigations centers and distribution centers, will pause to practice “Drop, Cover and HoldOn” earthquake response techniques as if major earthquake were occurring at that very moment.
The drill is an opportunity for Target team members to practice how to respond if a major earthquake hits.



Event:

ShakeOut with Four Seaon's Hotel Westlake Village & The American Red Cross

Event location:Four Season's Hotel Westlake Village
Two Dole Drive, Westlake Village, CA 91362

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10 - 11 am

Short Summary:Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village, California, together with the American Red Cross Ventura County, is joining in the Great California ShakeOut, the world’s largest earthquake preparedness drill on Thursday, October 20th at 10:20 a.m. Key hotel leaders, trainers and employees from the hotel’s safety team will gather in the hotel’s state-of-the-art laundry facility to participate in a presentation on earthquake preparation from Regional Executive Jim McGee of the American Red Cross Central Coast Region. This will be followed by a drill to practice the appropriate steps to take in an emergency. Media are invited to cover and participate in the program by confirming with a media contact below.



Event:

Human Impact and Earthquakes

Event location:Philips Lecture Hall (06-124)

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:35 - 11 am

Short Summary:ShakeOut Drill incorporated into university class



Event:

Secure Your Home Against Earthquakes

Date/Time:

Short Summary:Come to Lowe’s in Evansville on S. Red Bank Rd. from 1-4PM to find out how to make your home more secure from earthquake damage. Free....

Alameda County



Event:

Partnership Brings ShakeOut and Disaster Backpacks to 120 3rd Grade Students in Hayward

Event location:Ruus Elementary School Hayward
28027 Dickens Ave. , Hayward, CA 94544

Contact Person:Public Education Officer Thor Poulsen, City of Hayward Fire Department, thor.poulsen@hayward-ca.gov, 510-750-0107

Date/Time:10/16/2012, 1:30 - 2:55 pm

Short Summary:Hayward Fire department pulls together a winning team to help educate the next generation on how to prepare for earthquakes by handing out free disaster Backpacks to 120 3rd grade students at a Hayward Elementary School.




Event:

The 1868 Hayward Fault Earthquake, Illustrated History/Dinner Talk

Event location:Spengers Grotto
1919 Fourth St., Berkeley, CA 94710

Contact Person:Builders Booksource, Builders Booksource, service@buildersbooksource.com, 510-845-6874

Date/Time:10/15/2012, 5:30 - 7:30 pm

Short Summary: 1868 Haward Fault Earthquake History Dinner/Illustrated Talk



Event:

City of Hayward ShakeOut Media Event

Event location:Hayward City Hall Plaza
777 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541

Contact Person:Thor Poulsen- Public Education Officer, Hayward Fire department, Thor.poulsen@hayward-ca.gov, 510-750-0107

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Short Summary:Presentation for the Media : City of Hayward, Learn How A Community Will Survive and Thrive Following the Next Large Earthquake in the Bay Area. Tour of Hayward City Hall Earthquake Base Isolation System, "Big Shaker" Earthquake simulator, How to Build an Earthquake kit, what to do in an Earthquake, and How to Retrofit Your Home.



Event:

CA Senator Corbett To Observe ShakeOut with Hayward Fire Dept.

Event location:Hayward Fire Station #1
777 B Street, Hayward, CA 94541

Contact Person:Thor Poulsen, Hayward Fire Dept., Thor.poulsen@hayward-ca.gov, 510-750-0107

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10 am

Short Summary:State Senator Ellen Corbett will ride along as an observer as the Hayward Firefighters check districts for damages & as they relay information back to the Incident Commander.



Event:

Montessori School Includes Oregon Sister School in Drill Plans

Event location:Golden Oak Montessori School
951 Palisade Street, Hayward, CA 94542

Contact Person:Deirdre Fennessy, Head of School, Golden Oak Montessori School, deirdre@goldenoakmontessori.org, 510-931-7868

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:15 am

Short Summary:This school is just 50 ft from the Hayward Fault. After the drop drill and structure evacuations, the school will activate teams for triage and search and rescue, access supplies, and establish contact with a sister school in Oregon.



Event:

Oakland Unified School District ShakeOut Drill

Event location:Lincoln Elementary School
225 11th Street, Oakland, CA 94607

Contact Person:Troy Flint, Public Information Officer (News Media contact), Oakland Unified School District, Troy.flint@ousd.k12.ca.us, (510) 879-8200

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 - 11 am

Short Summary:Oakland Unified School District will be a part of the annual California statewide ShakeOut drill on 10/21 at 10:21am



Event:

BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) Will Stop All Trains on ShakeOut Day

Event location:West Oakland BART Station
1451 7th Street, Oakland, CA 94607

Contact Person:Linton Johnson, BART Communications, LJohnso@bart.gov, (510) 899-2285 (pager)

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:21 am

Short Summary:On ShakeOut Day, San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) will stop all the trains in the Bay Area for about one minute to thank their 350,000 daily riders for supporting the BART Earthquake Safety Bond and will mark the 142nd anniversary of the last large earthquake on the Hayward fault that occurred on Oct. 21, 1868. See the trains stop at the West Oakland BART Station.




Event:

Kaiser Permanente ShakeOut Drill

Event location:Kaiser Permanente
1800 Harrison Street, Oakland, CA 94612

Contact Person:John Haydu, Kaiser, John.M.Haydu@kp.org, 510-625-4443

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:21 am

Short Summary:The 1800 Harrison Kaiser Building will be conducting a standard earthquake drill on 10/21. At 10:21am, an announcement will be made over the emergency PA system, that an earthquake is taking place and for all building occupants to immediately "duck, cover and hold" and remain in place while Building Emergency Response Team (BERT) members walk each floor to ensure maximum participation.
At approximately 3:30pm, we will be conducting a second earthquake drill, to prepare employees for aftershocks.

Contra Costa County



Event:

Safety Fair and CERT Exercise

Event location:Stanley School
3455 School Street., Lafayette, CA 94549

Contact Person:Dennis Rein, Lamorinda Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, drein@mofd.org, 925-698-4575

Date/Time:10/12/2013, 8 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:
Fire, Police, Emergency Medical Services, Red Cross, East Bay Regional Park District (EBRPD), and CERT will be there to explain and demonstrate everyday safety and emergency preparedness to children and adults.



Event:

BART to Stop Trains & Invites Media to Take Video/Photographs at El Cerrito Plaza Station

Event location:BART El Cerrito Plaza Station
6699 Fairmount Avenue, El Cerrito, CA 94530

Contact Person:Luna Salaver, Public Information Officer, BART, lsalave@bart.gov, 510-874-7474

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10 - 11 am

Short Summary:BART will stop all trains on the system for about one minute at 10:21 am on Thursday, Oct. 20 to participate in the Great California ShakeOut. BART invites the media to take video or photographs Thursday morning at El Cerrito Plaza Station, which is also one of the stations undergoing earthquake safety improvements. Public Information Officer Luna Salaver will be available to escort the media into the station.

Fresno County



Event:

H. M. Bailey ShakeOut

Event location:H. M. Bailey Primary School
1690 Q Street, Firebaugh, CA 93622

Contact Person:Ana Maria Fuentes, H. M. Bailey Primary School, afuentes@fldusd.org, 559-659-1421

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 10:17 am

Short Summary:This will be a practice earthquake drill that will take place in order to allow all students and staff to participate in this very necessary exercise.



Event:

Home Depot "Fire & Earthquake Safety Fair” - Fresno

Event location:Home Depot - Store #663
3272 W Shaw Avenue, Fresno, CA 93711

Date/Time:10/05/2013, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The Home Depot is working with FEMA, ShakeOut and Ready America to educate consumers about earthquake preparedness for their home or business in select stores across California. The events will include a full instructional Earthquake Preparedness and Fire Safety Workshop for adults, as well as a Fire Safety Kids Workshop.

Humboldt County



Event:

Humboldt's Ready

Event location:Azalea Hall
1620 Pickett Rd, Mckinleyville, CA 95519

Contact Person:Kathy Moley, Redwood Coast Tsunami Work Group, kathym@pacificwatershed.com, 707-839-5130

Date/Time:10/15/2011, 10 am - 3 pm

Short Summary:Humboldt's Ready It's not IF, it is When..? This is a free event sponsored by over 20 local businesses and Emergency Personnel.There will be something for everyone, all based on how to educate and prepare our community.The event will include informational booths and mini classes. Some of the presenters will be Judy Warren with "Shaky Grounds". New Life Services will present Disaster Preparedness Plans for Businesses. The Arcata Fire Dept. will have classes for children on fire safety, the Sheriff's Dept. will hold classes for children as well regarding strangers and walking in groups. Humboldt CHP & St. Joesephs Hospital will conduct Car Seat checks and the Sheriffs Dept. will provide free Child ID Kits. Other topics include; how will your get your $$ if the banks are closed? Is your car prepared if you are stranded? Lot's of great information, the Boy Scouts will have refreshments, should be a great event, hope to see you.

Imperial County



Event:

Dont Flake Out Shake Out

Event location:Clinicas de Salud
900 Main St., Brawley, CA 92227

Contact Person:Yanira Olivas, Clinicas de Salud, yanirao@cdsdp.org, 760-344-9951 ext. 158

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:20 - 10:25 am

Short Summary:All our Healthcare facilties and WIC's in Imperial and Riverside County will participate in the Drop, Cover and Hold On drill. We hope to ha....

Kern County



Event:

The Great California Shake Out

Event location:Buena Vista Museum of Natural History
2018 Chester Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Contact Person:Tim Elam, Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, kyrocks@peoplepc.com, 661-324-6350

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10 - 11 am

Short Summary:Participate in a "Drop Cover and Hold on Drill" at 10:21 AM. Listen to the drill and sound effects. Discuss earthquake safety after the drill is over



Event:

State Farm Offices, Kern County, ShakeOut drill

Event location:State Farm
900 Old River Rd., Bakersfield, CA 93311

Contact Person:Jill Elofson, jill.elofson.hxd8@statefarm.com, 661/663-2782

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 10:15 am

Short Summary:Media should call ahead for apptment as it's a secure site

Los Angeles County



Event:

BE PREPARED TO ‘BE MORE PREPARED’

Event location:LA COUNCIL BSA SCOUT STORE
2333 SCOUT WAY, LOS ANGELES, CA 90026

Contact Person:Nathan Wolfstein, (818) 781-1296

Date/Time:10/19/2013, 11 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:PREPARED. FOR LIFE.
We All Know We Need To Be More Prepared



Event:

MySafe:LA Great ShakeOut at Rosemont Elementary (Main LA-area media event)

Event location:Rosemont Elementary
421 N. Rosemont Ave (Echo Park), Los Angeles, CA 90026

Contact Person:Todd Leitz, MySafe:LA, todd.leitz@mysafela.org, 213-634-0100 ext. 2

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 4 am

Short Summary:MySafe:LA and the Los Angeles Fire Department, along with the Earthquake Country Alliance, will team up for a drill at an LAUSD elementary school that prepares first responders, students and teachers, and community-members for the "Big One." The drill will include students professionally made-up to look like they've been injured in the quake, and simulated post-quake scenarios managed by the first-in LAFD fire company and civilian members of LA's Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). This is the primary ShakeOut Day media event in Los Angeles.



Event:

Gardena Valley Baptist Church & Gardena CERT Shakeout Drill

Event location:Gardena Valley Baptist Church
1630 W 158th Street, gardena, CA 90247

Contact Person:Cindy Matsuda, Gardena Valley Baptist Church, hopecindymatsuda@gmail.com, 310-528-8730

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 6:30 - 9 pm

Short Summary:Join us for the Shakeout drill and a disaster preparedness workshop including hands on activities and demos. Mock fire suppression, 3 utility shut hands on demo, emergency food tasting, Water purification, Car battery charging your phone, types of emergency communication, GO BAGS, earthquake drill and much more.



Event:

Sr. Citizen and Access and Functional Needs Preparedness Expo

Event location:Torrance Walmart
19503 S. Normandie Ave., Torrance, CA 90501

Contact Person:Jane Billings, jmbilli@wal-mart.com, 7142706550

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 9 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:LA County Dept. of Aging: presentation
CalOES: presentation
Ready America



Event:

Great California ShakeOut Preparedness Expo

Event location:Great California ShakeOut Preparedness Expo
19503 Normandie Ave, Torrance, CA 90501

Contact Person:Chelsea Levy Ketchum, Walmart, 310-295-3315

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 9 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:The California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) and Walmart with support from the Los Angeles County Chief Executive Office, Office of Emergency Management (OEM), Community and Senior Services (CSS), American Red Cross, and Ready America will be partnering at the Torrance Walmart to educate individuals, families, and persons with disabilities and others with access and functional needs about disaster preparedness and the protective measures they need to follow during an earthquake. Nearly 300 Walmart stores located in the states of Alaska, California, and Hawaii are participating in the Great ShakeOut “Drop, Cover and Hold On” earthquake preparedness drill, Thu., Oct. 17, 2013.
Scheduled to be on display at the Torrance Walmart parking lot area will be a Cal OES fire engine, Los Angeles County CSS Adult Protective Services Information Assistance van, and Los Angeles County Operational Area Alternate Emergency Operations Center vehicle. Also, Ready America is providing 50 preparedness kits and will demonstrate how to use them.



Event:

ShakeOut at Pasadena Christian School

Event location:Pasadena Christian School
1515 N. Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91104

Contact Person:Vikki Mele, Pasadena CHristian School, vmele@pasadenachristian.org, 626-791-1214

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 10:17 - 11:17 am

Short Summary:1) Preschool through junior high
2) Sweeps of buildings
3) First aid area
4) Parent pick-up area
5) About a 45-60 minute drill



Event:

Superior Court Great California ShakeOut and Evacuation Drills at 38 courthouse buildings

Contact Person:Mary Hearn, , mhearn@lasuperiorcourt.org, 213-974-5123

Date/Time:10/17/2013

Short Summary:The State of California for the County of Los Angeles Superior Court will be participating in The Great California ShakeOut as well as conducting evacuation drills at the 38 courthouse buildings located in the Los Angeles County Operational Area.



Event:

ShakeOut 'Drop, Cover & Hold On' Drill at Westfield Topanga Plaza

Event location:Westfield Topanga
6600 Topanga Canyon Boulevard, Canoga Park, CA 91303

Date/Time:10/15/2013, 9:20 am

Short Summary:ASK YOURSELF: WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF YOU WERE IN A MALL AND AN EARTHQUAKE HAPPENED?

During your mall visit this morning we are asking you to take part in this PRACTICE Drill.



Event:

Know your Faults

Event location:La Cañada Thursday Club
4440 Woodleigh Lane, La Cañada Flintridge, Ca 91207

Contact Person:Suzanne Tutt, La Cañada Thursday Club, gstuttl@sbcglobal.net, 818 726-0522

Date/Time:10/13/2013, 1 - 3 pm

Short Summary:Know your Faults
Earthquake Readiness Program
for La Cañada & surrounding Communities

Dr. Lucy jones
Sun....



Event:

Westfield Promenade Mall

Event location:Westfield Promenade
6100 Topanga Canyon Blvd, San Fernando Valley, CA 91367

Date/Time:10/12/2013, 10 am - 4 pm

Short Summary:Bring the family and learn about Emergency Preparedness, School & Home Safety we will have fun activities for the kids including the Smokey Bear Shakey-Quakey School House, demonstrations from the following agencies, Police, Fire, CHP, DWP ,ARES, and more...



Event:

BE PREPARED TO ‘BE MORE PREPARED’ - Preparedness Fair and Sale

Event location:Valley Scout Store
16525 Sherman Way, Unit C-8 , 16525 Sherman Way, Unit C-8 , Van Nuys, 91406

Contact Person:Nathan Wolfstein, (818) 781-1296

Date/Time:10/12/2013, 11 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:PREPARED. FOR LIFE. We All Know We Need To Be More Prepared



Event:

2013 Buildings At Risk Summit, Southern California

Event location:The Westin Bonaventure Hotel
404 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071

Contact Person:John Bwarie, Structural Engineers Associations of Northern and Southern California, john.bwarie@gmail.com

Date/Time:10/08/2013

Short Summary:Attend the 2013 Buildings at Risk Summit to learn how to best prepare your buildings to withstand and recover from California's next major earthquake.



Event:

The Great ShakeOut Afterschool Fair

Event location:Los Angeles Fire Department Historical Society Museum and Memorial
Adjacent to fire station 27, Adjacent to fire station 27, Hollywood, CA 90028

Contact Person:Todd Leitz, MySafe:LA, todd.leitz@mysafela.org, 213-379-0021

Date/Time:10/08/2013, 4:30 - 6 pm

Short Summary:Great ShakeOut Afterschool Fair at the LAFD Historical Society Museum and Memorial in Hollywood. The event is one of several preview events, designed to raise awareness, registration and enthusiasm for the Great ShakeOut earthquake preparedness drill, taking place worldwide on October 17th, 2013 at precisely 10:17 A.M., local time.



Event:

Home Depot "Fire & Earthquake Safety Fair” - Burbank

Event location:Home Depot - Store #6654
1200 South Flower Street, Burbank, CA 94015

Contact Person:Maria Martinez, Home Depot, JOSE_A_SANCHEZ@homedepot.com, 818-683-2512

Date/Time:10/05/2013, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The Home Depot is working with FEMA, ShakeOut and Ready America to educate consumers about earthquake preparedness for their home or business in select stores across California. The events will include a full instructional Earthquake Preparedness and Fire Safety Workshop for adults, as well as a Fire Safety Kids Workshop.



Event:

Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair

Event location:Fire Station 87
10125 Balboa Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

Contact Person:Bill Hopkins, w.hopkins@mindspring.com, 818-363-7046 (after 10 am)

Date/Time:10/05/2013, 10 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:The 6th annual Valley Disaster Preparedness Fair, featuring special events and demonstrations, kids’ activities, CERT information, “Jaws of Life” demonstrations, the Yogi Bear “Shakey-Quakey Schoolhouse”, and more. 500 free emergency preparedness starter kits, and more



Event:

Drop, Cover & Hold On in Highland Park

Event location:Highland Park Gold Line Station
Marmion Way, Marmion Way, Highland Park, CA 90042

Contact Person:Adrian Vazquez and Loyd Kattro, Office of Senator Kevin De Leon, loyd.kattro@gmail.com, (323) 254-8282

Date/Time:10/01/2013, 4 - 8 pm

Short Summary:Learn about how to prepare for natural disasters by attending the Earthquake Preparedness Fair and the Farmers Market at the same time in Highland Park,CA



Event:

Silverlake’s “September is National Preparedness Month” Expo

Event location:Bellevue Recreation Center
826 Lucile Avenue, Los Angeles-Silverlake, CA 90026

Date/Time:09/29/2013, 11 am - 3 pm

Short Summary:A Silverlake and Bellvue Recreation Center community preparedness events with booths, tables, fire and police, door prizes, and more.



Event:

Avalon-Carver Emergency Preparedness Fair

Contact Person:Marilyn Weinger, Kids Are 1st, kidsare1st@gmail.com, 847-544-8169

Date/Time:09/28/2013, 10 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:A community Family Safety & Health Fair, with safety activities for families and children, including the Shaky Quakey School House.



Event:

ShakeOut at Union Station (Los Angeles main media venue)

Event location:Los Angeles Union Station
800 North Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Contact Person:Monica Diaz, American Red Cross, monica.diaz@redcross.org, 3105628737

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 4:30 am - 6 pm

Short Summary:In celebration of the largest earthquake drill in U.S. history, National and local leaders will come together for a press conference, the Drop Cover Hold On drill, and an earthquake simulator, with a special focus on transportation and commuting issues during and after earthquakes.



Event:

Traveling Red Table at Los Angeles Union Station

Event location:Los Angeles Union Station

Contact Person:Anna Schweissinger, Clear Channel, 9168329323

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 9 - 11 am

Short Summary:The Traveling Red TableTM was created by the California Earthquake Authority (CEA) and American Red Cross (Red Cross) to highlight the Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety, with emphasis on ShakeOut registration to practice the fifth step – how to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” when the ground shakes.



Event:

CSUN ShakeOut Festival

Event location:NE corner of Sierra Quad
Cal State University Northridge, Northridge, CA 91330

Contact Person:Doug Yuleq, California State University Northridge, doug.yule@csun.edu, 626-590-9134

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 9 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:Earthquake preparedness fair held from 9 am to 1 pm on CSUN's Sierra Quad complete with informative booths, demonstrations, handouts, and prizes.



Event:

MySafe:LA, LAFD, CHLA Student Rescue Drill

Event location:Harvard Elementary School
330 North Harvard Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90004

Contact Person:Cameron, Barrett, MySafe:LA, cameron.barrett@mysafela.org, 949.307.4359

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 9 - 11:15 am

Short Summary:In addition to the 10:18AM Great ShakeOut drill on the morning of 10/18/12, MySafe:LA, in collaboration with the Los Angeles Fire Department will conduct a realistic drill and demonstration at Harvard Elementary School.



Event:

ShakeOut Drill at Pasadena Christian School

Event location:Pasadena Christian School
1515 N. Los Robles Ave., Pasadena, CA 91104

Contact Person:Vikki Mele, Pasadena Christian School, vmele@pasadenachristian.org, 626-791-1214

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 10:15 - 11:15 am

Short Summary:Schoolwide earthquake drill including first aid station, search & rescue teams and dismissing students.



Event:

Earthquake Preparedness

Event location:California Department of Insurance
300 South Spring Street, South Tower, Los Angeles, CA 90013

Contact Person:California Department of Insurance, Lisa Keeler, lisa.keeler@insurance.ca.gov, 916.492.3354

Date/Time:10/17/2012, 1:30 - 2:30 pm

Short Summary:'Shaking' things up with creamy, hand-scooped ice cream blended 'shakes', while taking in ShakeOut news and other earthquake information.



Event:

Family and Pet Emergency Preparedness Expo

Event location:Walmart
22015 Hawthorne Blvd., Torrance, CA

Contact Person:Brooke Brager, Walmart, brooke.brager@wal-mart.com, 479-277-2310

Date/Time:10/16/2012, 10 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:Family and Pet Emergency Preparedness Expo featuring pet micro-chipping, pet adoptions, pet first aid demonstrations, pet preparedness giveaways, and free educational material from leading emergency management organizations.



Event:

Press Conference and Demonstration of “OK/HELP”

Contact Person:Matt Myerhoff, City of Los Angeles, Matt.Myerhoff@lacity.org, 8182938962

Date/Time:10/15/2012, 8 am

Short Summary:Councilmember Mitchell Englander, Chair of the Public Safety Committee, Dr. Lucy Jones of the U.S. Geological Survey, LAFD Chief Brian Cummings, and Chief Communications Officer Theresa Corigliano of the American Red Cross will hold a press conference and demonstration on Monday, Oct. 15 in advance of the Great ShakeOut to launch "OK/HELP," a valuable tool to help citizens and first responders in the immediate aftermath of a major earthquake.



Event:

Buildings at Risk Summit - Earthquake Loss Reduction Summit 2012

Event location:Westin Bonaventure
404 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071

Contact Person:Lynn Hanger, Structural Engineers Association of Southern California (SEAOSC), SEAOSC@SEAOSC.org, 562-908-6131

Date/Time:10/11/2012, 8 am - 6:30 pm

Short Summary:The Structural Engineers Association of Southern California (SEAOSC) will be hosting our second annual earthquake loss reduction summit on Thursday October 11 as a precursor to the "Great California ShakeOut" event that will be held on October 18th.



Event:

Hermon ShakeOut: The Play

Event location:Fresco's Community Market Parking Lot
5914 Monterey Road, Hermon, CA 90042

Contact Person:Mark Legassie, Northeast LA Disaster Survival Task Force, info@lasurvival.org, 323-895-6275

Date/Time:10/22/2011, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Short Summary:This ambitious and creative drill will involve community participants of all types, who get to choose from at least 18 different role options to play out, and "where the whole town is the stage". It is based in Hermon, in northeast LA, but will involve players from all surrounding communities. The scenario is an earthquake followed by fire that requires evacuation to a Neighborhood Survival Area. Interested people should pre-register at www.LAsurvival.org.



Event:

Más Listo Más Seguro

Event location:Union Pacific Empowerment Center
4315 Union Pacific Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90025

Contact Person:Monica Diaz, American Red Cross Los Angeles Region, diazm@arcla.org, (310) 445-2653

Date/Time:10/22/2011, 9 am - 2:30 pm

Short Summary:On Sat., Oct. 22, the Red Cross Los Angeles Region will host its inaugural Más Listo Más Seguro Disaster Preparedness Fair. The event will raise awareness among Spanish-speaking Angelinos about the importance of emergency preparedness through fun and informative activities for families.



Event:

ShakeOut at UCLA

Event location:UCLA Bruin Plaza
405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095

Contact Person:Monica Diaz, American Red Cross Los Angeles Region, diazm@arcla.org, (310) 445-2653

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:UCLA has partnered with the American Red Cross to promote disaster preparedness and safety at the university to all students, staff, faculty, and visitors. The event will include a Drop, Cover and Hold On drill.




Event:

Shake Out 2011

Event location:1515 N. Los Robles Avenue

Contact Person:Vikki Mele, Pasadena Christian School, vmele@pasadenachristian.org, 626-791-1214

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:20 - 11:20 am

Short Summary:ShakeOut drill will involve all staff and students. Our "search & rescue" teams will encounter unexpected situations. Simulations for First Aid, student dismissals, as well as other shelters for remaining students & staff.



Event:

Salvation Army ARC Advisory Council Meeting

Event location:Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center
21375 Roscoe Blvd., Canoga Park, CA 91304

Contact Person:Captain Judith Rockey, Director of Special Services, TSA ARC Canoga Park, Judith.Rockey@usw.salvationarmy.org, (818)683-3510

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:20 - 10:25 am

Short Summary:The Salvation Army (ARC) Adult Rehabilitation Center (ARC) Canoga Park, CA Advisory Council monthly meeting will incorporate participation in the 2011 Great California ShakeOut Earthquake Preparedness Drill.



Event:

ShakeOut at Caltech

Event location:1200 E. California Blvd.

Contact Person:Margaret Vinci, Caltech, mvinci@gps.caltech.edu, 626-395-3298

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:20 am - 3 pm

Short Summary:At 10:20am the entire campus will particpate in a drop, cover and hold-on drill followed by drills involving specific team: floor wardens, s....



Event:

Para Los Ninos School

Event location:Para los Ninos Family Learning Complex
1617 E.7th Street, Los Angeles, CA

Contact Person:Elena Stern, Para Los Ninos, estern@paralosninos.org, 310-738-1376

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:20 - 10:45 am

Short Summary:The school will do a drop, cover and hold-on drill at 10:20am followed by an evacuation drill to promote safety and preparedness skills



Event:

Primary Los Angeles Area Press Conference, Store Drill, and Earthquake Simulator

Event location:Target
8999 Balboa Blvd, Northridge, CA 91325

Contact Person:John Bwarie, USGS, jbwarie@usgs.gov, 626-318-5547

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:30 - 11:15 am

Short Summary:A press conference following the drill at a retail store to announce the Success of ShakeOut in Southern California, an MOU between Target & the USGS, and the public-private partnership that helps makes LA ready for the next big event. Ready America’s “Big Shaker” will be on site beginning at 4 a.m. for interviews.



Event:

CSUN ShakeOut Festival

Event location:Sierra Quadrangle
California State University Northridge, Northridge, CA 91330

Contact Person:Doug Yule, Department of Geological Sciences, doug.yule@csun.edu, 818-677-6238

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 9 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:CSUN's Geological Sciences Department is planning ShakeOut Event advertising and earthquake preparedness presentations Oct. 17-19 and an Earthquake Festival on Sierra Quadrangle, Oct. 20, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.



Event:

LA County Fire Department Exercise of California USAR Task Force 2

Event location:Del Valle Regional Training Center
28101 Chiquito Canyon Road, Castaic, CA 91384-4640

Contact Person:Matt Levesque, Public Information Officer, Los Angeles County Fire Department, 213-760-2141

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 9 am - 9 pm

Short Summary:This all day exercise will demonstrate the response to a simulated local earthquake catastrophe with a large number of collapsed structures and people who are trapped, by the same L.A. County Fire Department USAR Team that responded to the Haiti earthquake catastrophe (2010), the New Zealand earthquake (2011), and the Japan earthquake and tsunami catastrophe (2011).



Event:

MySafe:LA/LAFD Bushnell School ShakeOut Event

Event location:Bushnell Elementary School
5507 Bushnell Way, Los Angeles, CA 90042

Contact Person:Cameron Barrett, MySafe:LA, cameron.barrett@mysafela.org, 949-307-4359

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 9:30 - 11 am

Short Summary:MySafe:LA, the LAFD, SoCal Gas, SCEC, CERT-LA and CalTech will conduct a press conference followed by an earthquake drill at Bushnell Elementary School in Los Angeles. Students and teachers will act as victims of a significant earthquake. CERT, LAFD and FEMA members will search, rescue and treat them.



Event:

Los Angeles County Fire Department ShakeOut Exercise

Event location:Los Angeles County Fire Station 159
2030 W 135th Street, Gardena, CA 90249

Contact Person:Matt Levesque, Public Information Officer, Los Angeles County Fire Department, 213-760-2141

Date/Time:10/19/2011, 1 - 4 pm

Short Summary:LA County Fire Department Fire Department Engine Companies will conduct relay pumping and other methods to fight post-earthquake conflagrations, and personnel from Engines, Truck Companies, and other Fire Department Units will practice rescuing victims trapped beneath collapsed buildings.



Event:

Los Angeles County Fire Department ShakeOut Exercise

Event location:Los Angeles County Fire Station 54
4867 Southern Avenue, South Gate, CA 90280-3466

Contact Person:Matt Levesque, Public Information Officer, Los Angeles County Fire Department, 213-760-2141

Date/Time:10/18/2011, 1 - 4 pm

Short Summary:LA County Fire Department Fire Department Engine Companies will conduct relay pumping and other methods to fight post-earthquake conflagrations, and personnel from Engines, Truck Companies, and other Fire Department Units will practice rescuing victims trapped beneath collapsed buildings.



Event:

Walmart/LA County Fire Preparedness Demonstration

Event location:Beardslee Elementary
1212 East Kellwil Way, Duarte, CA 91010

Contact Person:Hillary Moglen, Griffin|Schake, hmoglen@griffinschake.com, 323-892-2080

Date/Time:10/17/2011, 10 - 11 am

Short Summary:The Los Angeles County Fire Department, Mayor of Duarte, Superintendent of Duarte School District and Walmart will host an emergency prepare....



Event:

Beach Cities joint CERT Organization

Event location:South East MB, Mira Costa High School parking lot
1401 Artesia Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Contact Person:George Butts, Manhattan Beach CERT Association, Inc, gbutts@mbcerta.org, 310-701-0101

Date/Time:10/15/2011, 10:15 am - 7 pm

Short Summary:The largest exercise planned in the LA South Bay area.



Event:

Buildings At Risk - Earthquake Loss Reduction Summit

Event location:University of Southern California

Date/Time:10/13/2011, 7 am - 5:30 pm

Short Summary:This is a major earthquake loss reduction summit of interest to building officials, architects, building owners, the public, government officials, insurance company representatives, engineers, and police and fire departments.



Event:

CIEDM MeetUp on Disaster Reduction & Resilience

Contact Person:Dr. Edward Huang 黄铁屿, California Institute of Environmental Design & Management (CIEDM), ciedmeco@gmail.com

Date/Time:10/12/2011, 10 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The event is designed to raise public awareness of September as the National Preparedness Month, October 12 be the International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction, October 9-15 be the Earth Science Week, & October 20 be the Great California ShakeOut.



Event:

BEVERLY HILLS: Accounting Firm NSBN LLP ShakeOut Drill

Event location:NSBN LLP
9454 Wilshire Blvd. 4th Floor, Beverly Hills, CA 90212

Contact Person:Sue Zisko, NSBN LLP, sez@nsbn.com, (310)288-4219

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:15 - 11 am

Short Summary: After the 10:21am earthquake drill, a staff member go into “cardiac arrest” from the shock of the earthquake and we will have a staff rescue team of CPR & AED trained staff members handle the situation.



Event:

Developed Exercise at Pasadena Christian School

Event location:Pasadena Christian School
1515 N Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91104

Contact Person:Vikki Mele, Pasadena Christian School, vmele@pasadenachristian.org, 626-791-1214 x 277

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 - 11:25 am

Short Summary:Private school of about 500 students and staff from preschool through junior high will conduct their first ShakeOut simulation, complete with multiple team deployments.



Event:

Parsons International ShakeOut Drill & Information Fair (with Kaiser)

Event location:Parsons Corporation
100 W Walnut , Pasadena, CA

Contact Person:John Thornton, Parsons International, John.thornton@parsons.com, 626-755-6086

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 am

Short Summary:Parsons will conduct a campus-wide DCHO drill, evacuation and information fair. (Media must call in advance to attend)



Event:

Para Los Ninos Charter Elementary Joins ShakeOut

Event location:Para Los Ninos Charter Elementary School
Family Learning Complex, Family Learning Complex, Los Angeles, CA 90071

Contact Person:Elena Stearn, Para Los Ninos Charter Elementary School, 310-738-1376

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 am

Short Summary:Entire campus will participate in the "Drop, Cover, & Hold On" portion of the 2010 Great California ShakeOut.



Event:

Culver City To Drill Morning and Evening, City-Wide!

Event location:City-wide, Remote EOC location at Lindburgh Park
11001 - 11099 Rhoda Way, Culver City, CA 90230

Contact Person:Perry Waldow, Culver City CERT, perrywaldow.cccert@gmail.com

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 7 pm

Short Summary:City-wide exercise in Culver City will begin at 7:00 in the evening, in addition to the 10:21 a.m. ShakeOut on October 21.



Event:

PRIMARY Los Angeles Area Event: Multi-Organizational Drill, Press Conference, and Earthquake Simulator

Event location:Providence High School and St. Joseph's Medical Center
511 South Buena Vista Street, Burbank, CA 91505

Contact Person:Patricia Aidem (Providence), 818-631-7429, Patricia.Aidem@providence.org,
Lori Newquist (CalEMA) 916-508-5648, laura.newquist@calema.ca.gov

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 5 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:5 am: Interviews with Big Shaker earthquake simulator begin at
10 am: Briefing and then School/hospital/response drill
11:30 am: Press conference with State and local officials follows.



Event:

La Mirada Activates For ShakeOut - Special Response at Biola University

Event location:La Mirada Emergency Operations Center
La Mirada Community Sheriff's Station, La Mirada Community Sheriff's Station, La Mirada, CA 90638

Contact Person:Anne Haraksin, City of La Mirada, 562-943-0131

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 9 am

Short Summary:City will activate the EOC, mount special response efforts for "victims" at Biola University, perform safety assessments on city facilities and Public Works staff will be checking critical infrastructure.



Event:

Huntington Memorial Hospital Tests Surge Capacity

Event location:Huntington Hospital
100 West California Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91105

Contact Person:Daniel Holden, Huntington Memorial Hospital, daniel.holden@huntingtonhospital.com, 626-397-5661

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:Blair High School is sending 200 students who will be moulaged, in order to test the hospital's capacity to triage and admit a large number of victims.



Event:

LA Fire Dept & MySafe:LA Hold ShakeOut School Evacuation Drill

Event location:Gulf Avenue Elementary School
828 W "L" Street, Wilmington, CA 90744

Contact Person:Cameron Barrett (MySafe:LA PIO), MySafe:LA, Cameron.barrett@mysafela.org, 213-485-8040

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 9:30 am

Short Summary:Focusing on 5th & 6th grade students, this drill will include a USAR crew "rescuing" a "trapped" classroom, and CERT member assists. It will include training and demonstrations for students, along with a FREE earthquake DVD for all students.



Event:

Los Angeles ShakeOut Participant Recruitment

Contact Person:Larry Bogatz, LA CERT, LSBogatz@aol.com, 310-993-8990

Date/Time:10/20/2010, 5:30 - 8 pm

Short Summary:LA CERT teams will be available at The Grove and the Beverly Center to provide ShakeOut information the public, and to assist in registering them for the ShakeOut.



Event:

Earthquake Quartet #1

Event location:LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions)
6522 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Contact Person:David Rogers, dvr@allshookup.org

Date/Time:10/14/2010, 7 pm

Short Summary:Earthquake Quartet #1 is a concept piece that describes the earthquake cycle. It will be performed by USGS Geophysicists Dr. Any Michael (t....



Event:

Los Angeles County Proclamation Event

Event location:Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
500 West Temple Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Contact Person:Ken Kondo, LA County Office of Emergency Management, kkondo@ceooem.lacounty.gov, 323-980-2267

Date/Time:10/12/2010, 1 pm

Short Summary:The LA County Board of Supervisors will proclaim Thursday, October 21, 2010 as the "The Great California ShakeOut Day" in LA County.



Event:

2010 LA LIVE Emergency Readiness Fair

Event location:Nokia Plaza at LA Live

Date/Time:09/16/2010, 9 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:LA Live Readeness Fair and press conference to promote disaster preparedness. (Press conf 9am and Event 10am - 2pm)



Event:

LA City Employee Preparedness Expo

Event location:Los Angeles City Hall - South Lawn at the Farmers Market
200 N. Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Date/Time:10/08/2009, 10 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:Emergency Preparedness is YOUR responsibility! Are you prepared at home, work and in transit? Do you know how much food and water to store....

Los Angeles County



Event:

California Science Center

Event location:Exposition Park
Enter visitor parking lot at Figueroa and 39th; show credentials for complementary parking. News vans: enter on Figueroa and State Dr. underneath DC 8 plane., Los Angeles , CA

Contact Person:Paula Wagner & Ken Kondo, pwagner@cscmail.org / KKondo@ceooem.lacounty.gov, 213-744-2144 - PW 213-792-5128 - KK

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 5 - 11:30 am

Short Summary:Children, government officials, and others doing drill; educational activities, earthquake simulators; California Superintendent of Public I....



Event:

University of Southern California

Event location:USC Health Science Campus
1975 Zonal Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90033

Contact Person:Leslie Ridgeway / Meghan Lewit, lridgewa@usc.edu, LR: 323-442--2823, 323-200-8015 - cell / ML: 323-442-3941, 213-700-0322 - cell

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:Mass casualty incident exercise beginning at 10:15; set-up/preparations begin at 9:00 - News crews can call us to arrange for directions an....



Event:

Drill at Para Los Ninos Charter Elementary School

Event location:Para Los Ninos Charter Elementary School
1617 E. 7th St., Los Angeles, CA 90021

Contact Person:Elena Stern, 213-250-4800 X 517

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 10 - 11 am

Short Summary:All school drill



Event:

Los Angeles County Fire Department Headquarters drill and evacuation

Event location:LACOFD Headquarters
1320 Eastern Ave., Los Angeles, CA

Contact Person:Public Affairs, 323-881-2413

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 10 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:10a.m. interviews at facility; drop, cover and hold on drill at 10:15; evacuation following



Event:

Los Angeles County Fire Department Search and Rescue Drill

Event location:Del Valle Regional Training Center
28101 Chiquito Canyon Rd, Castaic, CA 91384

Contact Person:Public Affairs, 323-881-2413

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 1 - 8 pm

Short Summary:Major Structure Collapse Simulations and Urban Search & Rescue Operations

Marin County



Event:

The Great Califorina ShakeOut at the Marin County Civic Center

Event location:Marin County Civic Center
3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael, CA 94903

Contact Person:Margaret Speaker Yuan, Marin Sheriff's Office of Emergency Services, ogrants@marinsheriff.org, 415-473-6872

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:20 - 10:30 am

Short Summary:On the Marin County web site, http://www.co.marin.ca.us/
see Emergency Drill under Notices. It is also on the Marin County Sheriff's D....

Monterey County



Event:

US Army Garrison Fort Hunter Liggett

Event location:Fort Hunter Liggett
Building 238 California Ave., Fort Hunter Liggett, CA

Contact Person:Helen Elrod, helen.elrod@us.army.mil, 831-386-2782

Date/Time:10/15/2009

Short Summary:Drill and exercise

Orange County



Event:

American Red Cross Disaster Preparedness Academy

Event location:Anaheim Convention Center
800 West Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92802

Contact Person:Bonnie Colling, American Red Cross, Orange County Region, bonnie.colling@redcross.org, 714-481-5341

Date/Time:10/30/2013

Short Summary:As part of our ongoing mission to prepare our community for disasters, whether caused by nature or humans, the American Red Cross will host....



Event:

Cal State Fullerton ShakeOut Drill (with mock victims)

Event location:California State University, Fullerton
800 N. State College Blvd, Fullerton, CA 92831

Contact Person:Sue Fisher, CSUF University Police, sfisher@fullerton.edu, 657-278-3572

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 10 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:We will Drop, Cover, Hold On on 10/18, followed by "victims" of fallen debris, around campus



Event:

28th Annual Disaster Preparedness Academy

Event location:Anaheim Convention Center
800 West Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92802

Contact Person:Bonnie Colling, American Red Cross, BColling@oc-redcross.org, (714) 481-5341

Date/Time:10/10/2012, 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Short Summary:The American Red Cross will host the 28th annual Disaster Preparedness Academy on October 10 at the Anaheim Convention Center.



Event:

Traveling Red Table at the 28th Annual Disaster Preparedness Academy

Event location:Anaheim Convention Center
800 West Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92802

Date/Time:10/10/2012, 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Short Summary:The Traveling Red TableTM was created by the California Earthquake Authority (CEA) and American Red Cross (Red Cross) to highlight the Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety, with emphasis on ShakeOutTM registration to practice the fifth step – how to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” when the ground shakes.



Event:

Disaster Preparedness Academy presented by the American Red Cross

Event location:Anaheim Convention Center
Level 3, Anaheim, CA

Date/Time:10/26/2011, 7:30 am - 4:30 pm



Event:

Fun Earthquake Photo Booth and Car Prepared!

Event location:California State University Fullerton
800 N. State College Blvd., 800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton, CA 92831

Contact Person:Sue Fisher, University Police California State University Fullerton, sfisher@fullerton.edu, 657-278-3572

Date/Time:10/19/2011, 10 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:Fun Photo Booth to help people share the "Drop, Cover and Hold On" moment, along with a cool car that is prepared and ready to go!



Event:

Ask The Experts

Event location:California State University, Fullerton
800 N. State College Blvd., 800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton, CA 92831

Contact Person:Sue Fisher, University Police, CSUF, sfisher@fullerton.edu, 657-278-3572

Date/Time:10/18/2011, 10 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:Ask the Expert Day at CSU Fullerton.



Event:

Collaborating Organizations Active in Disaster-Orange County

Event location:American Red Cross
600 Parkcenter, Santa Ana, CA 92705

Contact Person:Roger Tierney, COAD-OC, COAD.OrangeCounty@gmail.com

Date/Time:10/13/2011, 10 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:Quarterly Meeting of Orange County COAD-OC supporting community-based and government organizations collaborating to support disasters.



Event:

Planning for Emergency Preparedness Foundation (PEP) Full Scale Drill

Event location:Leisure World
13531 St. Andrews Drive, Seal Beach, CA 90740

Contact Person:Ann Pepper, PEP committee president, apepper2033@msn.com, 562-594-8065

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 - 11 am

Short Summary:This is the first year of organizing their population for the ShakeOut drill. 5000 residents will drop, cover, and hold on, and then building captains will go door to door checking on their residents and handing out materials.



Event:

Cal State Fullerton Campuswide ShakeOut Drill

Event location:Cal State Fullerton
800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton, CA 92831

Contact Person:Sue Fisher, Emergency Management Coordinator, sfisher@fullerton.edu, 657-278-3572, or cell 714-366-2446

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:October 18-21 is Great ShakeOut week at CSUF. On 10/21 there will be a campus-wide Drop, Cover, Hold On, followed by an evacuation drill. The EOC will be activated and our Medical Emergency Response Team will be accepting “injured” persons at the Mock Triage Tent by the Student Recreation Center. “Fallen debris” will be courtesy of the Valencia High School art students in Placentia.



Event:

Discovery Science Center

Contact Person:Leslie Perovich, 714-913-5012

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 10:15 am

Short Summary:Drop, Cover, Hold On Drill, educational activities in quake zone, learn how to be prepared and more



Event:

Golden West College

Contact Person:Margie Bunten, 714-895-8315

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 10:15 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:Evacuate 14,000 students for 20 minutes with a 1.5 hour drill of their Emergency Response Team.

Other County (outside of CA or unspecified)



Event:

2011 Shake Out: Getting Earthquake Ready in Massachusetts

Event location:Blue Cod Technologies
500 Donald Lynch Blvd., Marlborough, MA 01752

Contact Person:Karen Regan, Blue Cod Technologies, Inc., karen.regan@bluecod.com, 508-683-2876

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 12:20 pm - 1:20 am

Short Summary:Massachusetts-based Blue Cod Technologies to participate in the 2011 Great California Shake Out.

On August 23, 2011, a 5.8 magnitude earthquake near Richmond, Va. sent shockwaves up the East Coast including New England. Although the Commonwealth emerged unscathed, the earthquake served as a wakeup call for the region. In response, Blue Cod Technologies has registered as an official 2011 Great California ShakeOut site to share information on how to better prepare, protect and recover from an earthquake.

Riverside County



Event:

Living in Earthquake Country, Understanding Earthquakes

Event location:Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center
50-500 Highway 74, Palm Desert, CA

Contact Person:Tammy Martin, Friends of The Desert Mountains, tmartin@desertmountains.org, 760-568-9918

Date/Time:03/22/2014, 1 - 3 pm

Short Summary:The ground we live on will shake violently and destructively during the next great earthquake in the Coachella Valley, It could happen any d....



Event:

Living in Earthquake Country, Understanding Earthquakes

Event location:Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center
50-500 Highway 74, Palm Desert, CA

Contact Person:Tammy Martin, Friends of The Desert Mountains, tmartin@desertmountains.org, 760-568-9918

Date/Time:02/22/2014, 1 - 3 pm

Short Summary:The ground we live on will shake violently and destructively during the next great earthquake in the Coachella Valley. It could happen any d....



Event:

Living in Earthquake Country, Understanding Earthquakes

Event location:Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center
50-500 Highway 74, Palm Desert, CA

Date/Time:01/25/2014, 1 - 3 pm

Short Summary:The ground we live on will shake violently and destructively during the next great earthquake in the Coachella Valley. It could happen any d....



Event:

Living in Earthquake Country, Understanding Earthquakes

Event location:Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center
50-500 Highway 74, Palm Desert, CA

Contact Person:Tammy Martin, Friends of The Desert Mountains, tmartin@desertmountains.org, 760-568-9918

Date/Time:12/28/2013, 1 - 3 pm

Short Summary:The ground we live on will shake violently and destructively during the next great earthquake in the Coachella Valley. It could happen any d....



Event:

Living in Earthquake Country, Understanding Earthquakes

Event location:Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument Visitor Center
50-500 Highway 74, Palm Desert, CA

Contact Person:Tammy Martin, Friends of The Desert Mountains, tmartin@desertmountains.org, 760-568-9918

Date/Time:11/23/2013, 1 - 3 pm

Short Summary:The ground we live on will shake violently and destructively during the next great earthquake in the Coachella Valley. It could happen any d....



Event:

ShakeOut Expo

Event location:Lake Elsinore Diamond Stadium
500 Diamond Drive, Lake Elsinore, CA 92530

Contact Person:John Larsen, Lake Elsinore Citizen Corps, jlarsenlecc@gmail.com, 951-249-2547

Date/Time:10/19/2013, 10 am - 3 pm

Short Summary:The SHAKE OUT EXPO in LAKE ELSINORE, CA. is an admission free, “fun-festival” like public event designed to communicate through live presentations, hands on interactive demonstrations and exhibitions an essential knowledge for personal emergency disaster planning and preparedness.



Event:

Riverside County RACES, Coachella Valley, Training Drill

Event location:Alternate Emergency Operations Center
Oasis and 111, Indio, CA

Contact Person:Philip Shaver, RACES, philshaver@mac.com

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 10:17 am

Short Summary:October 8: Support communications between the County of Riverside and the City of Indio.
October 17: Supporting communications between the County and The City of La Quinta
October 17:RACES Earthquake Reporting Drill



Event:

Family Safety Day

Event location:DHS Community Health and Wellness Center
11750 Cholla Drive, Desert Hot Springs, CA 92240

Contact Person:David Ngyuen, American Red Cross, Orange County Region, 714-481-5386

Date/Time:10/05/2013, 9 am - 1:30 pm

Short Summary:Sessions include: disaster preparedness presentation, compressions-only CPR and basic first aid, puppet show. Lunch will be provided.



Event:

Home Depot “Fire & Earthquake Safety Fair” - Palm Springs

Event location:Home Depot - Store #8526
5200 E Ramon Rd, 5200 E Ramon Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92264

Date/Time:10/05/2013, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The Home Depot is working with FEMA, ShakeOut and Ready America to educate consumers about earthquake preparedness for their home or business in select stores across California. The events will include a full instructional Earthquake Preparedness and Fire Safety Workshop for adults, as well as a Fire Safety Kids Workshop.



Event:

City of La Quinta Emergency Operations Center ShakeOut Drill

Event location:La Quinta City Hall (and area schools, business, & households)
78495 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, CA 92253

Contact Person:Paul Hess, City of La Quinta Emergency Services, phess@la-quinta.org, 760-777-7061

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 8:30 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:City of La Quinta Emergency Operations Center Earthquake Exercise - "3 Days After"



Event:

St. Paul the Apostle ShakeOut Exercise

Event location:St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church
14085 Peyton Drive, Chino Hills, CA 91709

Contact Person:Irene Long, SPTACC Disaster Preparedness Team, IreneDLong@gmail.com, 951.735.5664

Date/Time:10/29/2011, 5 - 8 pm

Short Summary:Parishioners and their families practice how they will protect themselves and their loved ones if they are in church during an earthquake.



Event:

2011 Shake Out in the Coachella Valley

Event location:First Steps Prenatal Care
1490 6th Street, Coachella, CA

Contact Person:Alicia Hollins/Annette Aviles, THE EIGHT, arhollins@theeight.org, 7606181528

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10 am - 3 pm

Short Summary:Come Join THE EIGHT and First Steps Prenatal Care and the Coachella Chamber of Commerce at 1490 6th Street, in the City of Coachella on Thursday, October 20, 2011 as we “SHAKE OUT” in support of our goal of 9 million participants in 2011 practicing quake safety!

We will also provide free giveaways and free information regarding STDs, Prenatal Care and other Community Resources from 10AM to 3PM.



Event:

SHAKE OUT EXPO

Event location:Lake Point Park
420 East Lakeshore Dr, Lake Elsinore, CA 92531

Contact Person:John Larsen, Lake Elsinore Citizen Corps, jlarsenlecc@gmail.com, 951-249-2547

Date/Time:10/15/2011, 12 - 5 pm

Short Summary:The SHAKE OUT EXPO, a free “fun-festival” like public event is designed to communicate through live presentations, hands on interactive demonstrations and exhibitions an essential knowledge for personal, family and community emergency disaster planning and preparedness. Hosted by the City of Lake Elsinore and its volunteer CITIZEN CORPS organization the 2nd annual SHAKE OUT EXPO will be held Saturday October 15th, 2011 from Noon to 5:00pm at the cityʼs Lake Point Recreation Park facility.



Event:

Non-Profit Group To Drill Staff and Clients With Disabilities

Event location:DesertArc
73-255 Country Club Drive, Palm Desert, CA 92260

Contact Person:Cheryl L. Curley, DesertArc, ccurley@desertarc.org, 760-346-1611 x 405

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:DesertArc, a non-profit aimed at enhancing the lives of people with disabilities, will do an organization-wide exercise at two locations, involving about 400 clients and staff.



Event:

University of California, Riverside

Contact Person:Paul Walker, paul.walker@ucr.edu, 951-827-2609

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 10 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:Drop, Cover, and Hold On campus Drill with emergency response personnel & building evacuations afterwards at several campus locations; eart....



Event:

DesertArc

Contact Person:Cheryl Curley, ccurley@desertarc.org, 760-346-1611 x405

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 10:15 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:Drop, Cover, and Hold On; vocational training for 350 staff and Adult Day Center clients who will participate; management staff will test em....

Sacramento County



Event:

Home Depot “Fire & Earthquake Safety Fair” - Sacramento

Event location:Home Depot - Store #6649
3611 Truxel Rd, Sacramento, CA 95833

Date/Time:10/05/2013, 10 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:The Home Depot is working with FEMA, ShakeOut and Ready America to educate consumers about earthquake preparedness for their home or business in select stores across California. The events will include a full instructional Earthquake Preparedness and Fire Safety Workshop for adults, as well as a Fire Safety Kids Workshop.



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Great California Shake Out Awareness Preparedness Event

Event location:City of Rancho Cordova
2729 Prospect Park Drive, Rancho Cordova, CA 95670

Contact Person:Betty Taylor, Metro Fire Community Emergency Response Team, bltaylor05@comcast.net, 916-705-0753

Date/Time:10/17/2012, 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Short Summary:This event is sponsored by the Metro Fire CERT team and is being hosted by the City of Rancho Cordova and the Cordova Community Council. Me....



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Earthquake Preparedness

Event location:California Department of Insurance
300 Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA 95814

Contact Person:California Department of Insurance, Lisa Keeler, lisa.keeler@insurance.ca.gov, 916.492.3354

Date/Time:10/17/2012, 12 - 1 pm

Short Summary:'Shaking' things up with creamy, hand-scooped ice cream blended 'shakes', while taking in ShakeOut news and other earthquake information.



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Regency Park Elementary School

Event location:Regency Park Elementary School
5901 Bridgecross Drive, Natomas, CA

Contact Person:Trinette Marquis, trinette.marquis@twinriversusd.org, 916-566-1789

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 10:15 am

Short Summary:900 children will drop, cover and hold on

San Bernardino County



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Drop! Cover! Hold on! at the Victor Valley Museum

Event location:Victor Valley Musuem
11873 Apple Valley Road , Apple Valley, CA

Date/Time:10/18/2013, 10 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The epicenter of ShakeOut-related activities in the High Desert will be at the Victor Valley Museum in Apple Valley on Friday, October 18 from 10 AMt o Noon. Please join us for an educational and fun-filled event, during which students will participate in the Drop Cover and Hold On Drill and be treated to an Earthquake Preparedness fair, complete with emergency equipment, emergency responders and earthquake preparedness educational activities. FREE ADMISSION



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Join the Great California ShakeOut at the County Museum

Event location:SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MUSEUM
2024 Orange Tree Lane,, Redlands, CA 92374

Contact Person:Jennifer Reynolds, San Bernardino County Museum, jreynolds@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, (909) 798-8605

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:Join millions of Californians in participating in the Great California ShakeOut, the largest earthquake drill in history, scheduled for 10:17 a.m. on October 17, 2013. The ShakeOut is organized to inspire Californians to get ready for big earthquakes and practice how to protect ourselves when it happens. Museum admission fees will be waived during the ShakeOut event and activities from 9am to noon.



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ShakeOut Workshop

Event location:San Bernarino County Fire Department/Office of Emergency Services
1743 Miro Way, Rialto, CA 92376

Contact Person:Michael A. Ramirez, San Bernardino County Fire Department/Office of Emergency Services, michael.ramirez@oes.sbcounty.gov, 909-356-3998

Date/Time:08/17/2013, 8 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:Training for San Bernardino Unincorporated County CERT Programs to prepare them for the 2013 Great California ShakeOut



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Drop! Cover! Hold On! At the Victor Valley Museum

Event location:11873 Apple Valley Road

Contact Person:Kathleen Springer, San Bernardino County Museum, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, (909) 307-2669 ext. 242

Date/Time:10/19/2012, 10 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The epicenter of ShakeOut-related activities in the High Desert will be at the Victor Valley Museum in Apple Valley on Friday, October 19 from 10am to noon.Please join us for an educational and fun-filled event, during which students will participate in the Drop Cover and Hold On Drill and be treated to an Earthquake Preparedness fair, complete with emergency equipment, emergency responders and earthquake preparedness educational activities.



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Drop! Cover! Hold On! At the San Bernardino County Museum

Event location:2024 Orange Tree Lane

Contact Person:Kathleen Springer, San Bernardino County Museum, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, (909) 307-2669 ext. 242

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The epicenter of ShakeOut-related activities will be at the San Bernardino County Museum in Redlands from 9am to noon. Please join us for an educational and fun-filled event, during which students will participate in the Drop Cover and Hold On Drill and be treated to an Earthquake Preparedness fair, complete with emergency equipment, emergency responders and earthquake preparedness educational activities.



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ShakeOut at the Victor Valley Museum

Event location:Victor Valley Museum
11873 Apple Valley Rd, Apple Valley, CA

Contact Person:Kathleen Springer, San Bernardino County Museum, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, 909.307.2669x242

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10 - 0 am

Short Summary:Drop, cover, and hold on at the Victor Valley Museum in Apple Valley. Admission is free from 10 a.m. to noon on October 20, 2011.



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The Great California Shakeout drill and earthquake fair

Event location:San Bernardino County Museum
2024 Orange Tree Lane, 2024 Orange Tree Lane, Redlands, CA 92374

Contact Person:Kathleen Springer, San Bernardino County Museum, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, 909.307.2669x242

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:Participate in the Great California ShakeOut at the San Bernardino County Museum -- free museum admission on October 209 from 9 am to noon.



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Community Disaster Preparedness Day

Event location:Hi-Desert Star - (parking lot)
56445 29 Palms Hwy, Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Contact Person:Nancy Guinn, MB CERT, nguinn@hidesertstar.com, 760-218-0151

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 9 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:To increase public awareness and educstion of what to do in a disaster situation and the local organizations that will be involved.



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Earthquake Disaster Simulation: CERT/ECS & Retail Building Materials

Event location:Thompson's Building Supplies
11027 Cherry Avenue, Fontana, California 92337

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 9 - 0:30 am

Short Summary:At Thompson's Building Supplies an exercies involving all employees and Fontana PD CERT & ECS will take place. CERT Search & Rescue Teams will deploy to search all of the Retail facility and storage covering 33 acres.



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Field Trip: San Andreas Fault, Redlands to Los Angeles County

Event location:convene at San Bernardino County Museum
2024 Orange Tree Lane, 2024 Orange Tree Lane, Redlands, CA 92374

Contact Person:Kathleen Springer, San Bernardino County Museum, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, 909.307.2669x242

Date/Time:10/15/2011, 7:30 am - 6 pm

Short Summary:San Bernardino County Museum Senior Curator Kathleen Springer will lead a field trip along the San Andreas Fault from Redlands to Los Angeles County. Reservations required.



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The Science Behind the ShakeOut

Event location:San Bernardino County Museum
2024 Orange Tree Lane, Redlands, CA 92374

Contact Person:Kathleen Springer, San Bernardino County Museum, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, 909.307.2669x242

Date/Time:10/01/2011, 2 - 3 pm

Short Summary:An illustrated lecture by San Bernardino County Museum Senior Curator Kathleen Springer, free with Museum admission.



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Field Trip: Epicenter of the Shakeout

Event location:convene at San Bernardino County Museum
2024 Orange Tree Lane, 2024 Orange Tree Lane, Redlands, CA 92374

Contact Person:Kathleen Springer, San Bernardino County Museum, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, 909.307.2669x242

Date/Time:09/24/2011, 7:30 am - 6 pm

Short Summary:A field trip along the San Andreas Fault from Redlands to the Salton Sea led by San Bernardino County Museum Senior Curator Kathleen Springer



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PRIMARY Inland Empire ShakeOut Media Venue

Event location:San Bernardino County Museum
2024 Orange Tree Lane, Redlands, CA 92374

Contact Person:Kathleen Springer, San Bernardino County Museum, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, (909) 307-2669, ext. 242

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 9:45 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The San Bernardino County Museum will host hundreds of school children performing the drill as well as an earthquake preparedness fair in our courtyard, and County agencies will share information on emergency response to disaster. Educational activities include the “Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety” activity, as well as a public lecture on the “Science of the ShakeOut.”



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San Andreas Fault: Redlands to Los Angeles County

Event location:San Bernardino County Museum
2024 Orange Tree Lane, Redlands, CA 92374

Contact Person:Kathleen Springer, San Bernardino County Museum, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov

Date/Time:09/16/2010

Short Summary:Please join Kathleen Springer, Senior Curator, and J. Chris Sagebiel, Curator of Geology on a day trip to the San Andreas Fault from the Museum to Devil’s Punchbowl County Park. We will traverse the fault as it makes it way through the Cajon Pass with stops at Blue Cut and Lost Lake in Lone Pine Canyon. In the San Gabriel Mountains, in the town of Wrightwood, we will view the evidence of faulting from a major quake 1812 as well as observing the rupture from the last time the San Andreas thundered mightily in Southern California, in 1857. At Big Pines, we will reach the highest point on the San Andreas Fault before descending into the desert to catch up with the fault again where it is spectacularly displayed at Devil’s Punchbowl.



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The Great California ShakeOut

Event location:San Bernardino County Museum
2024 Orange Tree Lane, Redlands, CA 92374

Contact Person:Kathleen Springer, San Bernardino County Museum, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov

Date/Time:09/11/2010

Short Summary:Kathleen Springer, Senior Curator in Geological Sciences will illustrate that our region straddles the mother of all faults, the mighty San Andreas Fault. This giant gash that slices through California is the boundary between two of the largest tectonic plates on the planet, which in turn makes our area one of the most geologically active regions in North America! The ShakeOut scenario, a hypothetical earthquake designed by scientists to show what will happen when a major earthquake strikes southern California, is intended to raise earthquake awareness and to motivate preparedness as well as participation in the “Drop, Cover and Hold On” drill that will occur at 10:21 a.m. on October 21, 2010, the day of the Great California ShakeOut, a statewide, and now annual drill.

San Bernardino County



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San Bernardino County Museum

Contact Person:Jennifer Reynolds, Media Specialist / Kathleen Springer, Sr. Curator, jreynolds@sbcm.sbcounty.gov / kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, 909-307-2669 ext. 278 / 909-307-2669 ext. 242

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 9:15 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:Drill, preparedness fair, educational activities, Science presentation; remarks by SB County Sup. Neil Derry at 9:15 a.m.

San Diego County



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SHAKE OUT SAN DIEGO: STUDENTS AND LOCAL EXPERTS PRACTICE EARTHQUAKE DRILL

Event location:Lewis Middle School
5170 Greenbrier Ave. (Allied Gardens) , San Diego, CA

Contact Person:Courtney Pendleton, Red Cross, courtney.pendleton@redcross.org , 858-205-0148

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 10:10 - 11 am

Short Summary:As part of the Great ShakeOut drill, middle school students will demonstrate the Drop, Cover, Hold on technique, the safest response to an earthquake. Local experts in geology, fire and preparedness will be available for interviews about the potential for San Diego earthquakes and the fire danger that occurs after a quake.



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Home Depot “Fire & Earthquake Safety Fair” - San Diego

Event location:Home Depot - Store # 680
4255 Genesee Ave, San Diego , CA 92117

Date/Time:10/05/2013, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The Home Depot is working with FEMA, ShakeOut and Ready America to educate consumers about earthquake preparedness for their home or business in select stores across California. The events will include a full instructional Earthquake Preparedness and Fire Safety Workshop for adults, as well as a Fire Safety Kids Workshop.



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Maranatha Christian Schools Earthquake Drill

Event location:9050 Maranatha Drive

Contact Person:Janet Winter, or Mark Waldorf, Maranatha Christian Schools, janet.winter@maranathachristianschools.org, 858-759-9737

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 1:18 - 1:25 pm

Short Summary:School earthquake drill, for Pre-School through High School, complete with PA annoucement



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San Diego Santa Fe Depot ShakeOut Drill Day Media Event

Event location:Santa Fe Depot
1050 Kettner Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92101

Contact Person:Yvette Urrea Moe, San Diego County News Center, Yvette.UrreaMoe@sdcounty.ca.gov, 6195954632

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Short Summary:The ShakeOut Drill Day Media Event at San Diego Santa Fe Depot will feature the American Red Cross and California Earthquake Authority's Traveling Red Table, preparedness information, a press conference, a demonstration for train passengers to practice what to do in case of an earthquake, and the ShakeOut Drill at 10:18 a.m.



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Traveling Red Table at the Miramar Air Show

Event location:Miramar Air Show

Date/Time:10/12/2012, 10 am

Short Summary:The Traveling Red TableTM was created by the California Earthquake Authority (CEA) and American Red Cross (Red Cross) to highlight the Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety, with emphasis on ShakeOutTM registration to practice the fifth step – how to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” when the ground shakes.



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ShakeOut Drill

Event location:Taft Middle School
9191 Gramercy Drive, San Diego, CA 92123

Contact Person:Yvette Moe, County Communications Office , Yvette.UrreaMoe@sdcounty.ca.gov, (858) 245-9366

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:20 am

Short Summary:Students and staff at Taft Middle School will be doing a Drop, Cover, Hold On drill at 10:20 a.m. on 10/20 to demonstrate the safest respons....



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ShakeOut: Grossmont College in El Cajon

Event location:Grossmont College
8800 Grossmont College Dr., El Cajon, CA 92020

Contact Person:Rick Griffin, rick.griffin@gcccd.edu, (619) 644-7840

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:20 am

Short Summary:Grossmont College in San Diego County to use sound equipment to simulate quake roar and vibration.



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San Diego County ShakesOut

Event location:San Diego County Health & Human Services
Behavorial Health Services Division, Behavorial Health Services Division, San Diego, CA

Contact Person:Yvette Urrea-Moe, HHSA - Behavioral Health Services Division, 858-245-9366

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:21 am

Short Summary:Over 655,000 San Diegans are participating in the ShakeOut. The County Health & Human Services Agency's Behavioral Health Services will demonstrate how to protect themselves from falling objects. Representatives from the County Office of Emergency Services will be on hand to emphasize the importance of having an emergency plan.



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Balboa Park Safety & Security Cooperative

Event location:Natural History Museum and other locations
1549 El Prado , San Diego, CA 92101

Contact Person:Casey Smith, David Carlson, Dave Dalton, CDSmith@sandiego.gov / dcarlson@sandiegozoo.org / ddalton@sdnhm.org, 619-235-1120 / 619-231-1515 ext 4217 / 805/732-6147

Date/Time:10/15/2009

Short Summary:Drop, Cover, Hold on Drill; 24 institutions in Balboa Park participating (so more than one location); some building evacuations to follow

San Francisco County



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2013 Buildings At Risk Summit, San Francisco Bay Area

Event location:The Delancey Street Foundation
600 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94107

Contact Person:Wayne Low, Structural Engineers Associations of Northern and Southern California, walow@degenkolb.com

Date/Time:10/15/2013

Short Summary:Attend the 2013 Buildings at Risk Summit to learn how to best prepare your buildings to withstand and recover from California's next major earthquake.



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City and County of San Francisco Mayor's ShakeOut with Drew Elementary School

Contact Person:Kristin Hogan, San Francisco Department of Emergency Management , kristin.hogan@sfgov.org, 415-487-5016

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 10 - 10:30 am

Short Summary:Mayor Ed Lee, joined by San Francisco Department of Emergency Management Deputy Director, Rob Dudgeon and San Francisco Fire Department Chie....



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California Academy of Sciences

Event location:California Academy of Sciences
55 Music Concourse Drive, San Francisco, CA 94118

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 10:18 - 10:18 am

Short Summary:The California Academy of Sciences' staff and guests will participate in the Shakeout drill. The public is encouraged to participate. The....



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Earthquake Preparedness

Event location:California Department of Insurance
45 Fremont Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Contact Person:California Department of Insurance, Lisa Keeler, lisa.keeler@insurance.ca.gov, 916.492.3354

Date/Time:10/17/2012, 1:30 - 2:30 pm

Short Summary:'Shaking' things up with creamy, hand-scooped ice cream blended 'shakes', while taking in ShakeOut news and other earthquake information.



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Traveling Red Table at the Loma Prieta Anniversary & ShakeOut Prep Rally

Event location:Union Square

Contact Person:Anna Schweissinger, Clear Channel, 9168329323

Date/Time:10/17/2012, 11 - 1 am

Short Summary:The Traveling Red TableTM was created by the California Earthquake Authority (CEA) and American Red Cross (Red Cross) to highlight the Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety, with emphasis on ShakeOut registration to practice the fifth step – how to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” when the ground shakes.



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Loma Prieta Anniversary & ShakeOut Prep Rally

Event location:Union Square
333 Grant Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94108

Contact Person:Cynthia Shaw, American Red Cross, cynthia.shaw@redcross.org, (408) 666-6857

Date/Time:10/17/2012, 11 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:Featuring a preparedness fair and the American Red Cross volunteer “flash dance,” demonstrating Drop, Cover, and Hold On! National and local leaders will come together in commemoration of the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake and in preparation for the 2012 Great California ShakeOut. A "Flash Drill," earthquake simulator and key guest speakers will make this a fun and exciting event!



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San Francisco Drop, Cover and Hold On Drill School Event

Event location:William Cobb Elementary School
2725 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94115

Contact Person:Laura Adelman, City & County of San Francisco, Laura.adleman@sfgov.org , 415-558-3830

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10 - 10:45 am

Short Summary:A ShakeOut Drop, Cover and Hold on Drill media event taking place at William Cobb Elementary School.



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SF General Hospital & Trauma Center "Quake But Don't Break" Community Seismic Safety Fair

Event location:SF General Hospital & Trauma Center
1001 Potrero Ave., San Francisco, CA 94110

Contact Person:Lann Wilder, SF General Hospital & Trauma Center, Lann.Wilder@sfdph.org, (415) 206-3397

Date/Time:10/23/2010, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:SF General Hospital & Trauma Center will host "Quake But Don't Break" Community Seismic Safety Fair on Sat., Oct. 23, 2010 from 9 AM to 12-noon. The fair will feature interactive displays, models, videos about the hospital rebuild project, seismic retrofit, and disaster preparedness.



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The Great California ShakeOut Earthquake Drill

Event location:San Francisco State University Campus-wide
1600 Holloway Ave UPD, San Francisco, CA 94132

Contact Person:Nan Broadbent (Media Relations), University Communications, nbroadbe@sfsu.edu, (415) 338-7108

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 - 10:30 am

Short Summary:San Francisco State University campus-wide drill will test all building and outdoor sirens and mass notification system.



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City of San Francisco: School Drill and Media Event

Event location:Alamo Elementary School
250 23rd Ave, San Francisco, CA 94121

Contact Person:Laura Adelman, San Francisco Dept of Emergency Management, Laura.Adleman@SFGOV.ORG

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 am

Short Summary:Drop, Cover, and Hold On drill followed by a media event.



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Shake Out - Chinatown Disaster Drill Exercise

Event location:Portsmouth Square
Kearney and Washington Streets, Kearney and Washington Streets, San Francisco, CA

Contact Person:Brian Whitlow, San Francisco CARD (Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disaster), brian@sfcard.org, 415-955-8946 ext. 235

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 am

Short Summary:Drop, Cover, and Hold On drill



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California Seismic Safety Commission

Event location:Hotel Whitcomb
1231 Market St, Grand Ballroom, San Francisco, CA

Contact Person:Karen Cogan, karen@stateseismic.com, 916-263-5506

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 9:30 am - 6 pm

Short Summary:ShakeOut observation and discussion at 9:30; meeting 11 am - 6 pm

San Luis Obispo County



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Drop! Cover! Hold On! At the Mailings & More / Achievement House in the City of San Luis Obispo

Event location:Achievement House Downtown San Luis Obispo Office and Mailing and More
553 Higuera St., San Luis obispo, CA 93401

Contact Person:Amy Hicks, NCI Affiliates, Inc., mailingandmore@achievementhouse.org, (805) 543-0412

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 10:10 - 10:30 am

Short Summary:On October 18th at 10:18 a.m., an earthquake drill will be held at Achievement House in Downtown San Luis Obispo for the Great California Sh....



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PathPoint non-profit organizations will practice Drop! Cover! Hold On!

Event location:PathPoint in San Luis Obispo & Grover Beach
SLO - 2060 Parker St., San Luis Obispo, SLO - 2060 Parker St., San Luis Obispo, , CA

Contact Person:Karen Moore, PathPoint, (805) 782-8890 x 1516

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 10:18 - 10:18 am

Short Summary:On October 18th at 10:18 a.m., earthquake drills will be held at PathPoint in San Luis Obispo and Grover Beach for the Great California Shak....



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Atascadero Christian Home

Event location:Atascadero Christian Home
8455 Santa Rosa Road, Atascadero, CA 93422

Contact Person:Bill Mohr, Pacific Christian Homes, BMohr@PacificChristianHomes.org, (805) 907-5872

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 10:18 - 10:18 am

Short Summary:The residents of Atascadero Christian Home attend safety training classes routinely and this week is no exception. On Tuesday, October 16 o....



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California ShakeOut at PathPoint

Event location:PathPoint -EVR
2060 Parker Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Contact Person:Joe Eister, PathPoint- , Joe.Eister@pathpoint.org, 805-546-8463

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:20 - 11 am

Short Summary:PathPoint promotes community awareness and helps people with disabilites become productive members of their community. We will be practicing safey during an earthquake- What to do before, during and after the drill. We will practice drop, cover and hold, and check, call, care, and how to contact people within the organization if phone lines are out. We will be reviewing earthquake preparedness at work and home.

San Mateo County



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Home Depot “Fire & Earthquake Safety Fair” - Daly City (Bay Area)

Event location:Home Depot - Store #1092
303 E Lake Merced Blvd, Daly City, CA 94015

Date/Time:10/05/2013, 9 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The Home Depot is working with FEMA, ShakeOut and Ready America to educate consumers about earthquake preparedness for their home or business in select stores across California. The events will include a full instructional Earthquake Preparedness and Fire Safety Workshop for adults, as well as a Fire Safety Kids Workshop.



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San Bruno Emergency Preparedness Day

Event location:San Bruno Resource and Recovery Center
458 San Mateo Ave, San Bruno, Ca 94066

Contact Person:Dena Gunning, Chair, San Bruno Community Preparedness Committee, prepnow@sbcglobal.net, 650-291-4051

Date/Time:09/29/2012, 10 am - 2 pm

Short Summary:ARE YOU READY?
Come join us and learn what to do to better prepare for all types of emergencies.



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Cañada College (morning drill)

Event location:Cañada College
4200 Farm Hill Road, Redwood City, CA

Contact Person:Mike Celeste, celestem@smccd.edu, 650-358-6840

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 10:15 am

Short Summary:10:15AM & 7:15PM. Designated tone will sound carillon system.  Full evacuation drill



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Cañada College (evening drill)

Event location:Cañada College
4200 Farm Hill Road, Redwood City, CA 94061

Contact Person:Mike Celeste, celestem@smccd.edu, 650-358-6840

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 7:15 pm

Short Summary:10:15AM & 7:15PM. Designated tone will sound carillon system.  Full evacuation drill

Santa Barbara County



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MERRAG District-wide Drill

Event location:Montecito Fire Protection District
Station 1, Station 1, Montecito, CA 93108

Contact Person:Geri Ventura, Montecito Fire Protection District, gventura@montecitofire.com, 805-969-2537

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 10:20 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:MERRAG members practive Drop, Cover and Hold on, then respond to mock scenarios.

Santa Clara County



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The Great California ShakeOut and 24th Loma Prieta Anniversary

Event location:The Tech Museum of Innovation
201 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113

Contact Person:Roqua Montez, The Tech Museum of Innovation , rmontez@thetech.org, (408) 795-6225

Date/Time:10/17/2013, 4 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:You are invited to attend The Great California ShakeOut and 24th Loma Prieta Anniversary, a nationally significant preparedness event at San Jose’s Tech Museum of Innovation on October 17, 2013. The event will host a museum-wide ShakeOut drill with hundreds of school children and local community leaders demonstrating “Drop, Cover and Hold On” at 10:17 a.m., along with millions of fellow Californians across the state. The event will also play host to the media while we will commemorate the 24th anniversary of the 1989 damaging Loma Prieta earthquake with an earthquake simulator, and demonstrations of mobile apps designed to better prepare our community members to survive and recover from the next damaging earthquake and any fire that follows.



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Earthquake 2013 Business Preparedness Summit

Event location:The Aspiration Dome at Juniper Networks
1081 Innovation Way, Sunnyvale, CA 94089

Contact Person:Susan Garcia, Bay Area Earthquake Alliance, info@earthquake2013summit.com, 650-239-9190

Date/Time:10/11/2013, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Short Summary:Bay Area Earthquake Alliance members and residents of the San Francisco Bay Area are invited to attend the "Earthquake 2013 Preparedness Summit" on Friday, October 11th. To make our cities more resilient, we need to make our economy more resilient, by ensuring that large and small businesses can survive and recover rapidly from damaging earthquakes. Rebuilding after a disaster requires materials, jobs, and infrastructure. The Summit provides a great opportunity to learn more about preparedness and how businesses and residents can be earthquake ready! Help us spread the word and invite a business friend to participate!



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Shake Out Drill Day at The Tech Museum 0f Innovation

Event location:The Tech Museum of Innovation
201 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113

Contact Person:Candace Brooks, The Tech Museum of Innovation, cbrooks@thetech.org, 408-795-6266

Date/Time:10/18/2012, 10 am - 1 pm

Short Summary:The Tech Museum of Innovation will host a Shake Out Drill with 800+ students & museum guests as they practice Drop, Cover, & Hold On during the Shake Out Drill on 10/18 at 10:18a.m.



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SAP Ribbon Cutting

Event location:SAP
3410 Hillview Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304

Contact Person:Diane Reader, SAP, diane.reader@sap.com, 650 849 4219

Date/Time:10/19/2011, 10 am - 3 pm

Short Summary:Unveiling of a new Incident Command Center, and earthquake preparedness exercises featuring the Big Shaker – world’s largest mobile earthquake simulator



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Earthquake Week at The Tech Museum

Event location:The Tech Museum
201 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113

Contact Person:Candace Brooks, The Tech Museum, cbrooks@thetech.org, 408-795-6266

Date/Time:10/15/2011

Short Summary:Join us for Earthquake Week at The Tech Museum in San Jose, CA - October 15-23,2011. We'll be doing the Great California ShakeOut DRILL 'live' at 10:20am on 10.20/11.



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LARGEST BAY AREA ACTIVITY: Earthquake Week - Secure your Space at The Tech Museum!

Event location:The Tech Museum
201 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113

Contact Person:Candance Brooks, The Tech Museum, cbrooks@thetech.org, 408-795-6266

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:20 am

Short Summary:The Tech Museum in San Jose is doing a series of earthquake events and activities leading up to the ShakeOut from October 18–24, 2010.



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The Great California ShakeOut at the Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose

Event location:Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose
180 Woz Way, San Jose, CA 95110

Contact Person:Patience Davidson-Lutz, Children's Discovery Museum of San Jose, pdavidson-lutz@cdm.org, (408) 298-5437, x223

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 11 am

Short Summary:At 11:21 a.m., sound effects will cue Museum visitors to drop-cover-hold, as we practice earthquake safety.



Event:

Tech Center Museum

Event location:Tech Center Museum
201 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA

Contact Person:Roqua Montez, rmontez@thetech.org, 408-795-6225

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 10:15 am

Short Summary:Events all week, 10:15 drill, educational activities. Comments from Matthew R. Bettenhausen, Acting Secretary, California Emergency Manageme....



Event:

Children's Discovery Museum

Event location:Children's Discovery Museum
180 Woz Way, San Jose, CA

Contact Person:Patience Davidson-Lutz; Autumn Gutierrez, pdavidson-lutz@cdm.org, (408) 298-5437

Date/Time:10/15/2009, 11:15 am

Short Summary:11:15AM (eq drill; museum opens at 10AM); experiment with "shake-tables" in the Art Loft with a real scientist, EMT&SJ Fire will talk to vis....

Santa Cruz County



Event:

School Celebrates ShakeOut with MilkSHAKES!

Event location:Cypress Charter High School
2039 Merrill Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Contact Person:Les Forster, Principal, Cypress Charter High School, lforster@santacruzk12.ca.us, 831-477-0302

Date/Time:10/21/2010, 10:25 am

Short Summary:For the second year in a row, the school will celebrate participation in the ShakeOut with milkSHAKES made in a commercial strength, 3-spindle machine.



Event:

Dangers in Paradise

Event location:Cabrillo College

Date/Time:10/16/2009, 7 - 10 pm

Short Summary:The Danger in Paradise event will discuss the Loma Prieta earthquake and its impact on Santa Cruz 20 years later.

Sonoma County



Event:

Bennett Valley Emergency Communications Drill

Event location:Bennett Valley Grange
4145 Grange Road, Santa Rosa, California 95404

Contact Person:Bill Finkelstein, Bennett Valley Grange, Sonoma County Radio Amateurs, Bennett Valley Community Association, bill@bennettvalley.org, 707 536 1026

Date/Time:10/19/2013, 8 am - 12 pm

Short Summary:The Sonoma County Radio Amateur Group, Bennett Valley Emergency Preparedness, and the Bennett Valley Grange, will hold a Communications Dril....



Event:

Shake, Rattle & Rock n' Roll

Event location:The Village Court
Montgomery Village Shopping Center, Montgomery Village Shopping Center, Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Contact Person:Jason King, Bolt Down the Bay Area, jasonwch@sbcglobal.net, 1.866.664.BOLT

Date/Time:10/20/2011, 5:30 - 8 pm

Short Summary:A more light hearted approach to raise awareness for earthquake preparedness while we are living our lives.

Ventura County



Event:

Emergency Preparedness Fair

Event location:Camarillo Home Depot
401 West Ventura Boulevard, Camarillo, CA 93010

Contact Person:Alison Calderon, Home Depot, 805-389-9918 x077

Date/Time:10/05/2013, 9 am - 1 pm




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The Great California ShakeOut Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!