United Way of Clatsop County in partnership with NW Natural is bringing the “GET READY NORTH COAST” Event to the Astoria Armory Saturday, September 16th from 10am-2pm. There will be tons of emergency preparedness information for families. NW Natural will be giving away small kits to the first 100 families plus there will be a drawing for a large emergency supply kit. Emergency Agencies attending will be: C.E.R.T., Red Cross, Lutheran Disaster Relief, MEDIX, Astoria Fire Dept., Clatsop Regional Food Bank each will be on hand to talk about ways to be prepared for all types of emergencies. The Boy Scouts will have a stuffed animal triage unit and knot tying station too!
Additionally, Familywise and Walgreens are having a FRE FLU SHOT CLINIC during this event. There will be 150 FREE Flu Shots for those who are uninsured or underinsured to help get prepared for the upcoming flu season.
United Way of Clatsop County Agencies will be there with valuable information and resources, plus tons of fun activities for families to participate including an obstacle course, games, face painting, arts & crafts, Astoria Rocks and lunch. And it’s all FREE to our community.