Disaster preparedness course in Madawaska

Posted June 19, 2011, at 8:07 p.m.

MADAWASKA, Maine — The  Aroostook County Branch of the American Red Cross Pine Tree Chapter will offer a free disaster preparedness course, Disaster Services: An Overview, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at the safety Complex Building, 428 Main St. in Madawaska. The course will provide information to assist their community to prevent, prepare and respond to emergencies and disasters. Participants will also learn about volunteer opportunities at their local Red Cross. For more information, call 493- 4620.