Foothills Fire & Life Safety Expo June 4–Volunteers Needed

CERT Volunteer Dave Thomas

CERT Volunteer Dave Thomas

The annual Foothills Fire & Life Safety Expo will be Saturday, October June 4, 2016, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Caldwell County Community College and Technical Institute on Highway 321.

The Caldwell County CERT team will have a display booth to share information about CERT and emergency preparedness. Kenneth Teague will also have a booth for Emergency Management. The Lenoir Amateur Radio Club will have a tent with ham radios and antennas installed for demonstrations. There are many other booths, equipment, and demonstrations by all the fire and police agencies in Caldwell County. There are lot of free activities, demonstrations, and giveaways for the entire family.

CERT Volunteers Needed

CERT volunteers are needed to help set-up the CERT booth beginning about 8:00, staff the booth talking to the public and distributing material, and tear-down at the end of the day. Let us know if you are able to spend some time helping inform our community about emergency preparedness and CERT.

Marie Hiller-Dave Thomas-Kenneth Teague

Marie Hiller-Dave Thomas-Kenneth Teague

Send an email to with your name, email, phone number, and hours you would like to work.

Caldwell County Fire & Life Safety Festival

Caldwell County CERT  will have a booth at the Fire & Life Safety Festival.

Date: October 6, 2012
Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Details: On October 6, 2012, the Caldwell County Fire Rescue Association will be hosting the 2012 Fire & Life Safety Festival on the campus of Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute in Hudson, NC. The event will include an individual and team firefighter combat challenge, bucket brigade, antique fire apparatus show, vendors, arts and crafts, live music, bounce houses and games for the kids as well as a large raffle and plenty of food and drinks. Anyone interested in learning more about this event or needing additional information on the Festival or its events, or to register for any of the competitions, can contact Dino DiBernardi at or Sam Smith at

Admission: FREE

Event Location: Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute

Contact Information
Contact Name: Dino DiBernardi
Contact Phone: 828-757-1108
Contact Email: