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A variety of presentations, fairs, and other events are being planned by many organizations in association with The Great Central U.S. ShakeOut. The events listed below are open to the public; many other presentations to businesses and organizations are also being made.

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Full-Scale Earthquake Disaster Exercise

October 2, 2016, 10:15 am - 1 pm, Training at Morning Star Church

Adult and TEEN CERT training September 30 – October 2, 2016 at Morning Star Church in Dardenne Prairie, MO. Full-scale earthquake disaster exercise on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 10:15 a.m.

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FEMA P154 & ATC-20 Training

October 7, 2016, 8 am - 5 pm in Memphis, TN

Training on Rapid Visual Screening (RVS) of buildings for potential seismic hazards (FEMA P-154) and Post-Earthquake Safety Evaluations (ATC-20).

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QuakeSmart Business Summit

October 18, 2016, 9 am - 3 pm, Presentation at The University of Memphis

QuakeSmart earthquake mitigation and preparedness summit for businesses.

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The Great Central U.S. 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!