3rd Annual Emergency Preparedness Day at Rockford Public Library
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Nordlof Center, 118 N. Main
The event will feature a talk and video presentation by storm chaser Danny Neal on his adventures, WTVO meteorologist Brandon Arnold will broadcast live in front of the Nordlof Center and discuss the role of TV news during a disaster, and a showing of the movie Twister in the J. R. Sullivan Theatre.
Participating organizations include ComED, Heart Solutions, Medline, NICOR, Rock River Valley Blood Bank, Williams Manny, Metro Ambulance and the Rockford Fire Department. Participants will receive valuable information on how to protect their family and home in case of a disaster as well as learn how to prepare an emergency kit. In addition, kids will learn how to build a tornado fog at home.
Deborah Fortune at 815-987-6609
Friends of RPL First Friday Book Sale
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Main Library / Patron Lounge, 215 N. Wyman St.
Gently-used adult and children’s paperback books, audiobooks, CDs and more will be for sale.
Come early to get your hands on the best DEAL in town! Fresh inventory each month!
For more information, call 815-966-2721.
Pamela Dunlap, 815-987-6610