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Are you Ready? Come to Storm Camp on Saturday, October 1!

Montgomery County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is proud to announce our next Storm Camp is Saturday, October 1st from 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm. The event will be held at the Rock Creek Terrace in Rockville, MD.

Storm Camp is a free half-day interactive educational event for adults and children designed to help you answer the question above with a resounding yes, no matter the threat. Kids 4-11 will enjoy a special program of fun and learning that will turn ordinary youngsters into “Ready Pirates” equipped with age appropriate emergency skills.

The Montgomery County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will hold its next Storm Camp at the Ford Center at Rock Creek Terrace Apartments. Storm Camp was developed by the CERT, which is part of the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services’ Division of Volunteer Services, and is taught by FEMA certified instructors that include active and retired EMT’s and Firefighters. Other partners and sponsors for this event include: The Emergency Response Team Committee of the Montgomery County (MD) Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.; Iota Upsilon Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and HOPE worldwide, Mid-Atlantic Chapter.

If you have any questions, please email stormcamp@montgomerycert.org

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Are you Ready? Register for Storm Camp!

In conjunction with the Beth Sholom Sisterhood, Montgomery County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) presents Storm Camp, a free half day interactive educational event for adults and children designed to help you be prepared, no matter the threat. Storm Camp will show you how to:

  • Build a Home Disaster Kit
  • Safely operate a fire extinguisher
  • Respond to common life threatening medical emergencies
  • Organize your neighborhood and workplace to be ready
  • Prepare your home and loved ones for emergencies large and small

Kids 4-11 will enjoy a special program of fun and learning that will turn ordinary youngsters into “Ready Pirates” equipped with age appropriate emergency skills.

Our Next Storm Camp is Sunday April 3rd from 10:00 am until 1:00 pm at the Beth Sholom Congregation and Talmud Torah.

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Storm Camp was developed by the CERT, which is part of the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Services’ Division of Volunteer Services, and is taught by FEMA certified instructors that include active and retired EMT’s and Firefighters.