Great BC ShakeOut 2023

Date & Time: October 19, 2023 (10:19 am - 4:00 pm)

Category: Emergency Program (See all events in this category)

On Thursday, October 19 at 10:19 a.m., millions of people worldwide will practice how to "Drop, Cover and Hold On" during ShakeOut Earthquake Drills.

British Columbians can join by registering for the 2023 Great BC ShakeOut.

Participating is a great way for your family or organization to be prepared to survive and recover quickly from large earthquakes - wherever you live, work and play.

Did you know?

  • The Saanich Emergency Program offers free preparedness presentations for residents of Saanich, including a Neighbour Helping Neighbour (NHN) program.
  • The Saanich Emergency Program is recruiting volunteers to enhance our municipal readiness and capacity to support the community in an emergency. Join us!