Ready for the Big One?

New York State wants you to be

Whether you’re new to the area or have lived here for years, chances are you’ve had experience with severe weather. At two events in Beacon and Cold Spring, residents will have a chance to learn about tools and resources to prepare for and recover from natural disasters.

The New York Citizen Preparedness Training program will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 25, at Beacon’s Fire Station No. 2, 13 South Ave. Call 845-765-0899 to register.

The same training will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 28, at Cold Spring United Methodist Church, 216 Main St. Call 845-265-3788.

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