'Tsunami Road Show' Hopes to Raise Tsunami Safety and Awareness

, Posted: Thu, February 28 2013 at 8:06 AM, Updated: Thu, February 28 2013 at 8:45 AM

The Oregon Emergency Management office has created a Tsunami Road Show to help residents prepare for a possible disaster.

The awareness course starts in March, marking the two year anniversary of the March 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami. 

The road show will teach people how to build an emergency kit and create an emergency plan for your family.

The Road Show will be starting in Seaside:
March 11:  Seaside
Broadway Middle School Library,1120 Broadway St. Seaside, Ore., from 7:00-8:30 p.m.

March 12:  Astoria
Astoria Library, 450 10Th  St., Astoria, Ore., from 5:30-7:00 p.m.

March 14:  Rockaway Beach
Neah-Kah-Nie High School, 504 N. Third Ave., Rockaway Beach, Ore., from 6:30-8:00 p.m.

March 15:  Lincoln City
Driftwood Public Library, 801 U.S. 101 Lincoln City, Ore., from 4:00-5:30 p.m.

March 19:  Florence
Siuslaw Public Library, 1460 Ninth Street, Florence, Ore., from 6:00-7:30 p.m.

March 21:  Coos Bay
Hales Center Auditorium, 1988 Newmark Ave., Coos Bay, Ore., 7:00-8:30 p.m.

March 23:  Brookings
Brookings Elks Lodge, 800 Elk Dr., Brookings, Ore., 2:00-4:00 p.m.

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