Free home and energy workshops – June 10 and 11, 2016

June 8, 2016

The Cooperative Extension Service will host a series of free home and energy workshops this Friday and Saturday. All classes will take place at the Anchorage District Office, located at 1675 C Street, Suite 100. There is no cost to attend, but pre-registration is requested. View the complete schedule below.

Healthy homes: Radon in my lungs?!
Friday, June 10, 6–6:30 p.m.
Is your home free of the silent yet harmful gasses of radon and carbon monoxide? Register here:

Remote camping energy
Friday, June 10, 6:30–7 p.m.
Have you made all the improvements and supplied yourself to go off grid? Register here:

Are you ready?! Emergency preparation checklist
Friday, June 10, 7:30–8 p.m.
Go through an emergency preparation checklist to help make sure you’re ready in the event of a disaster. Do you have your evacuation kit ready so that you can cook, stay warm and have light during a disaster? Register here:

Healthy homes: What’s in the water, anyway?
Saturday, June 11, 6–6:30 p.m.
What’s in the water, anyway? Is your drinking water free from heavy metals, nitrates and coliform bacteria? Register here:

Emergency/disaster preparation: Energy
Saturday, June 11, 6:30–7:30 p.m.
Do you have what it takes to cook off of cinder blocks? How about purifying water with very little fuel and just a few cans? How about creating electricity from radiant heat? Learn these skills and more to help prepare for an emergency situation. Register here:


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