This year marks the 20th anniversary of the Loma Prieta Earthquake. The City is throwing a week long series of events called the Big Rumble. As part of that, the neighbors of Clayton and Carl Street are throwing a joint block party.
When: Oct. 17th 10am to 3pm.
Where: Carl Street between Clayton and Cole (Street will be closed for through traffic)
What: Community potluck, a wide range of earthquake preparedness games and activities for all ages to enjoy.
Who: Residents between Frederick and Parnassus (for Clayton Street) and Clayton and Cole (for Carl Street). But anyone is welcome to attend, please bring dish(es) with labels and utensils to share. Would be great if you can bring tables!!!
We will share stories “Where were you in ‘89” when the quake happened. There will be disaster preparedness materials, giveaways, activities and ice breakers including: Emergency preparedness Bingo, What’s in a Disaster Supply Kit, Home Hazard Hunt. There’s even going to be a bouncy house for the kids. Raffles include a Red Cross Disaster kit. Musicians: bring your acoustic instruments for a jam session.
RSVP to ColeValleyFriends(at)gmail(dot)com is not mandatory, but greatly appreciated for planning purposes! Email us how many people are coming, whether you will be able to provide tables, help with set up etc. It’s time for neighbors to meet each other face to face!