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Emergency workshops coming to Victoria venue near you

Victorians have another chance to learn how to best prepare for the big one, thanks to a free workshop being offered at a number of Victoria neighbourhoods over the coming weeks.

Learn how to properly store water, assemble an emergency kit for your home and car and reconnect with family after a damaging earthquake.

There are six two-hour workshops to choose from, the first happening Thursday (Sept. 20) from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Fairfield Community Centre, 1330 Fairfield Rd. Next Tuesday, Sept. 25 the workshop happens from 1 to 3 p.m. at city hall.

To register or find a list of locations and times of future workshops, email vema@victoria.ca or visit www.PrepareVictoria.ca.

rholmen@vicnews.com

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