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AmeriCorps Seniors Launches 2023 Winter Education Series

The Winter Education Series is an annual offering of the AmeriCorps Seniors of Cape Cod and the Islands. The presentations are free and open to all. The series runs from January through March and the January programs feature speakers from the American Red Cross. This year’s series will be on Zoom. To register or a program or for the entire series, contact Alberto Martinelli at 508-394-4630 x524 or Alberto.Martinelli@escci.org.

Sheltering on Cape Cod with Allie Donahue, Southeast Disaster Program Manager with the American Red Cross of Massachusetts
Thursday, January 19
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on Zoom
An informal discussion on how sheltering works and why sheltering on Cape Cod is so important. Find out shelter locations

and learn about the organizations the Red Cross partners with in preparing and managing the shelters. Join the conversation to discover how you can get involved in making sure your community is safe during storms.

 

Winter Storms on Cape Cod with Rick Bardine, Community Preparedness Education Program Volunteer
Thursday, January 26
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on Zoom
An overview of what to do before, during, and after a winter storm. Learn the difference between advisories, watches, and warnings and how best to plan for extreme weather. Review the signs of hypothermia and frostbite and the steps to take if you see those signs. Find out how to stay safe in your vehicle, what to do after a storm, and much more.

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