BayCERT has been requested to have a table at an upcoming forum Bud Caldwell is presenting on Disaster Preparedness, Thursday, June 13, 6:30-8:30 at the Webster Civic Center. I have volunteered to attend and bring the supplies. If anyone else would like to participate please join me.
No RSVP needed for this event!
We are looking for volunteers to help play “victims”, etc. at the final drill at the Nassau Bay City Hall Thursday, May 23.
The City Hall is located at 18100 Upper Bay Road, Nassau Bay and volunteers should meet at 6:00pm for moulage and instructions for the drill.
This will replace our regular monthly meeting that was scheduled for the Seabrook Fire Station.
We’re looking for a few GREAT Volunteers!
Date: May 11th
Time: 10am – 2pm
What: Seabrook Hurricane Safety Booth
Where: Seabrook City Hall (1700 1st St · Seabrook)
BayCERT will need at least 4 volunteers to work the booth and would like to use this as an opportunity to train and work shifts for our newest members!
If you can help, please contact the 2012 BayCERT President, Ms. Nettie Warren at firstname.lastname@example.org
Be sure to checkout our Meeting Minutes page for both the Officers’ Meeting Minutes and the Monthly Meeting Minutes!
ACTIVE SHOOTER DEFENSE CLASS
BayCERT is presenting the “Active Shooter Defense” training seminar to its members Thursday, April 25, 2013, Webster Civic Center, 311 Pennsylvania Avenue, 77598, 7 pm.
This one and a half hour presentation explains the reality of an active shooter in your community.
Stephen Daniel, Senior Community Liaison, Public Affairs, Houston Police Department will lead the program.
Please RSVP to Ronica Hall email@example.com if you plan to attend so enough handout material can be prepared.
For more information:
The La Porte Police Department is going to host another Animal Response Class! It is a 2-day class that will take place on May 30th and June 6th.
Please RSVP as space is limited to the first 50 people in the class.
Click to see flyer: CERT Animal Response Flyer
Emergency Management Specialist
City of La Porte
We have another great year ahead of us and to kick it off January has provided us with several great happenings!!
1st. We would like to officially welcome the City of Nassau Bay and Emergency Mgt Coordinator, Jamie Galloway into the BayCERT Team. We couldn’t be more happy to have another of the infamous J’s in the pack!
2nd. The next Generation of BayCERT members are currently training on Thursday nights at the Seabrook Fire Department. Let’s be sure to encourage and welcome them. Stop in to observe the class, refresh your skills or just introduce yourself and why you like being a part of BayCERT! Then, they’ll have a training drill near 2/23/13, where we’ll call on members to come play “victims”!
3rd. Congratulations to the 2013 BayCERT Officers!
• President – Nettie Warren
• Vice President – Bob Cooke
• Secretary – Donna Contenta
• Vice- Secretary – Jenna Contenta
• Treasurer – Debbie Rogers
Now, in the near-term we have some fun events, so be sure to mark those calendars and be sure to RSVP per the invites:
– February 9, Annual HCCC CERT Rodeo Roundup
– March 19, Skywarn Class
– March 23, Seabrook Trash Bash
Also be sure to check out this sites calendar with the latest Upcoming Calendar of Events for more information!
Have a safe week everyone!
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Click here to see the BayCERT-Events Calendar 2013 for the first part of the year!!
Elections for officers are held at the 1st meeting of the year.- These are by nomination, with a second nomination and a vote by everyone who attends the meeting. Results are immediate. The following positions are elected and come with additional responsibilities and officer meetings. Consider serving in the future, but always remember that it is a commitment, but a worthy one.
- Vice- President
- Vice- Secretary
- Treasurer – (requires finance/accounting experience)
These are your current officials, so please ask them if you have any questions about their positions! We’re a team and we work together!!
2012 Elected Officers
President: Jenna Contenta
Vice-President: Trisha Barton
Secretary: Donna Contenta
Vice-Secretary: Denise Laird
Treasurer: Debbie Rogers
Have a safe week and we’ll see you soon!
The Seabrook Office of Emergency Management is hosting an eight-week CERT training class at the Seabrook Volunteer Fire Station beginning Thursday, January 10, 2013, 6:30-9:30 pm. CERT is a Federal Emergency Management Agency program that educates citizens regarding emergency hazards they may face in their community and trains them in lifesaving skills. The class is free and upon completion each members receives the CERT backpack with emergency supplies.
For information about the class contact Ronica Hall 281-326-5644 firstname.lastname@example.org or Donna Contenta email@example.com .
Information about CERT is found at www.harriscountycitizencorps.com
The BayCERT Christmas Party is THIS Friday!! Woo Hoo
Here are your final 5 questions to get you in the spirit!!
16. In the movie WHITE CHRISTMAS, what was everybody hoping for?
17. What popular Christmas toy was named after Theodore Roosevelt?
18. What parade was first held January 1, 1886?
19. Who yelled “Stop” to Frosty?
20. What U.S.O. comedian could hardly ever claim “I’ll be home for Christmas”?
BONUS What country is credited with creating eggnog?
If you haven’t already RSVP’d to Ronica, please do soon ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org
Have a great week everyone!
2012 BayCERT President