We are working with our FEMA Region I
(New England) counterparts to promote a first-in-the-nation pilot
program that will benefit nonprofits, small businesses, and service
organizations. OPEN, Organizations
Preparing for Emergency Needs, presents ten essential
preparedness actions to help these groups recover as soon as
possible after disasters. If you know of organizations that could
benefit from the seminar in Lowell on Thursday, Feb.
13 from 2-4:30 p.m.,
please forward the
attached flyer and encourage them to register via EventBrite.
Additional details available upon request.
Weds, 5:30-8PM, LGH
Monthly Rounds: Obstetrical
Emergencies. Primarily for EMTs, though all are welcome. 2 OEMS
Details on attached flyer; no need to pre-register. Remaining
dates for 2020 are on Tuesdays: Feb. 25, Mar. 17, Apr. 14, Sept. 29,
Oct. 21 (the only Weds), Nov. 10, Dec. 15.
Tues, 6-9:30PM, BLS
Refresher. Seven spaces left! AHA CPR for healthcare
professionals. Mandatory workbook $15 (or bring your own 2015
edition, if you have a copy). Certification cards $10, class itself
is free. Deadline to sign up noon Friday, Jan. 31. Westford Town
Thurs, 6-9:30PM, Heartsaver
the layperson. Mandatory workbook $2.50. Certification cards $20,
class is free. Sign up by noon Monday, Feb. 1. Millennium School in
Weds, 6-9PM, Until
Help Arrives. Free, open to MRC members and the
general public. Registrations appreciated though not required.
Millennium School in Westford.
[Feb. 13 is
a snow-date in
case other classes need to be postponed, esp. with the new FEMA
pilot that afternoon. First Aid class being rescheduled.]
Sat, 1:30-4PM, Volunteer
Fair. Seeking members at all levels to promote the
MRC at this popular annual event. Chelmsford COA.
Sat, 8A-4P, Training
Day at MCC
in Bedford. Currently seeking volunteers willing to take on small
tasks during the week leading up to this special event – picking up
donations, miscellaneous prep, day-of support.
Tues, 7-9PM, Special
depression and resilience. Stony Brook School in Westford; will be
inviting members to attend and help to spread the word!