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Saturday is Community Wildfire Protection Day

Tomorrow (Saturday) is Community Wildfire Protection Day in Nevada County, and the Fire Safe Council has a full program planned at the Rood Center. A series of experts will be speaking ona wide variety of prevention and forest health topics. Council Executive Director Joanne Drummond will lead things off…

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The Allstate disaster relief van will be there to show how mobile claims are processed during natural disasters. There will be free pet micro-chipping, and fun activities for the kids including Ray Ray the Clown with balloon animals, and, of course, Smokey Bear. Also, games and contests…

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Other exhibitors include the American Red Cross, Office of Emergency Services, Nevada County 4-H, CalFire, and the Tahoe National Forest. The event is from 10am to 3pm at the Rood Center out front, where the growewrs market is held. It’s free.

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