Schaumburg hosts Winter Emergency Preparedness Workshop Nov. 29
The village of Schaumburg is inviting the public to attend a Winter Emergency Preparedness Workshop designed to provide participants with a variety of information and resources to remain safe this winter season.
The workshop, sponsored by the village of Schaumburg Emergency Management and the village's Medical Reserve Corps, will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, at the Al Larson Prairie Center for the Arts, 201 Schaumburg Court in Schaumburg.
The event is free and open to Schaumburg residents. Seating at the event is limited; participants are asked to register online or by calling the Nursing & Senior Services Division at (847) 923-3766 by Wednesday, Nov. 23.
Various speakers will provide information on how to prepare for winter emergencies, what supplies are needed at home and for your car, and winter health safety and tips. Additional topics will cover snow and ice operations, police emergency crash plans, and the special needs registry.
Participants will have an opportunity to enter a raffle drawing.