Great BC ShakeOut

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Event Time

10:15 a.m.  -  10:30 a.m.

The Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) is participating in the annual Great BC ShakeOut drill on Thursday, October 19 at 10:19 a.m., and encourages residents, visitors, school, and businesses to participate as well. This annual, province-wide earthquake drill is an opportunity to practice how to protect yourself during an earthquake and to increase awareness about the need for emergency preparedness

Once again this year, to ensure that the Whistler community has an opportunity to participate in ShakeOut, the Whistler Public Library will host a live earthquake drill on Thursday, October 19 at 10:19 a.m.  Join library staff as they “drop, cover, and hold on” at the library. 

The RMOW encourages all residents, visitors, schools, and businesses to participate on October 19 and practice the Drop, Cover, and Hold On procedure at exactly 10:19 a.m.

Event Category

Community Events


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