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A variety of presentations, fairs, and other events are being planned by many organizations, leading up to The Great Nevada ShakeOut on 10/16. The events listed below are open to the public; many other presentations to businesses and organizations are also being made.

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Veterans Tribute Career & Technical Academy - Great ShakeOut

October 17, 2013, 9:20 - 9:45 am, Drill at Veterans Tribute Career & Technical Academy (Clark County)

The Veterans Tribute Career & Technical Academy will be participating in the Great ShakeOut in Nevada.

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Media invited as emergency managers gather at emergency ops center for ShakeOut

October 17, 2013, 9:45 am in Reno, NV (Washoe County)

Media invited as emergency managers gather at emergency ops center for ShakeOut
Residents, businesses urged to prepare for emergencies; drop, cover and hold-on in drill 10/17 at 10:17 a.m.

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FEMA Webinar: Earthquake Safety & Mitigation for Schools

October 16, 2012, 2 - 3:30 pm, Webinar at Webinar Link: https://fema.connectsolutions.com/nehrp-webinar/ Audio: Dial 1-(877) 241-4296, Participant Code: 34167944

In support of the upcoming Great ShakeOut earthquake drills (drop, cover, hold on drills) on October 18, 2012, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) is pleased to announce a one-hour webinar on Earthquake Safety and Mitigation for Schools.

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FEMA Webinar: Reducing the Risks of Nonstructural Earthquake Damage

October 15, 2012, 2 - 3:30 pm, Webinar at Webinar Link: https://fema.connectsolutions.com/nehrp-webinar/ Audio Line: 1 (877) 241-4296 Participant Code: 34167944

In support of the upcoming Great ShakeOut earthquake drills (drop, cover, hold on drills) on October 18, 2012, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP) is pleased to announce a 1 ½ hour webinar on Reducing the Risks of Nonstructural Earthquake Damage.

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The Great Nevada ShakeOut Drill

October 20, 2011, 10:20 am, Drill/Exercise at homes, schools, businesses, and organizations all across Nevada

The Great Nevada ShakeOut Drill: everyone drop, cover, and hold on!

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The Great Nevada ShakeOut Drill

October 21, 2010, 10:21 am, Drill/Exercise at homes, schools, businesses, and organizations all across Nevada

The Great Nevada ShakeOut Drill: everyone drop, cover, and hold on!

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The Great Nevada 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!