GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) — New York National Guard troops along with the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services will be presenting a free disaster preparedness class at the Crandall Public Library on Monday.
The event will take place at 251 Glen St. in Glens Falls from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 19.
The class is a part of continuing Citizen Preparedness Corps Training Program which provides residents with the knowledge and tools to prepare for emergencies and disasters, respond accordingly and recover as quickly as possible to pre-disaster conditions.
Working with the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES) and local emergency management personnel, troops are conducting these training events across the state.
The program is open to all interested residents and no pre-registration is required.