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Free Hurricane Preparedness Workshop June 16th at Weedon Island

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Are You Prepared for Hurricane Season?

Join Pinellas County Extension and other county partners for a FREE Hurricane Preparedness Workshop for local residents set for 9 am Saturday, June 16, at Weedon Island Preserve. Tom Iovino, Pinellas County Emergency Management spokesman, will discuss the history of hurricanes in Tampa Bay and the potential threat from a storm this year.

Experts from the University of Florida and Pinellas County Animal Services will deliver sound advice on preparing your home, family, finances, pets, and waterfront in the event of a storm. Each participant will walk away with a reusable insulated tote bag full of informative resources including a manual LED flashlight. Refreshments will be provided. Door prizes include a complete set of tires donated by TiresPlus and an Energy Efficiency Kit provided by the Pinellas Energy Efficiency Project, all valued at more than $500!

Admission is free but seating is limited, reserve your seat online.

Additional Contact Information

Weedon Island Preserve Cultural and Natural History Center

1800 Weedon Drive NE
St. Petersburg, FL - 33702

(727) 453-6522