Des Moines Police are inviting all to register for a free Emergency Planning Class on Tuesday night, Jan. 16, 2024, from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

“The first step in Emergency Planning is MAKE A PLAN,” organizers said.

This free class will be held at the Des Moines Police Station’s Training Room, located at 21900 11th Avenue South (map below).

Some topics being covered include:

  • Get alerts and know what to do.
  • Make a plan to protect your people.
  • Pack a Go Bag with things you need.
  • Build an emergency supply kit.
  • Help friends and neighbors get ready.
  • Prepare for local hazards.