Ready, Set, Know Event Sept. 9-10

Posted at 1:30 p.m.

As part of Fairfax County’s local National Preparedness Month activities, we hope you can join us on Sept. 9-10 at the Burke Centre Festival at the Ready, Set, Know event brought to you by the Citizen Corps Council and the Office of Emergency Management.

Ready, Set, Know will focus on the theme of National Preparedness Month as well as preparing you for disaster by giving tips on being prepared, making a kit, making a plan and getting involved. A special part of the Ready, Set, Know event occurs on Saturday between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m., when you can receive a pre-packaged starter emergency preparedness kit from Ready NOVA.

Learn more about Ready, Set, Know in this video with Matthew Marquis, community outreach liaison with our Office of Emergency Management.

The 40th annual Burke Centre Festival will be held at 6060 Burke Centre Parkway.

  • Saturday, Sept. 9, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, Sept. 10, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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