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Who's Participating in Great California ShakeOut?

The Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills began in California in 2008.

Who's Participating in Great California ShakeOut?
Two Belmont schools and several local agencies in will be participating in this year's Great California ShakeOut, in which millions of people worldwide will practice how to  Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:17 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17.

The  Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills began in California in 2008 as an opportunity to practice how to be safer during big earthquakes.

The ShakeOut has also been  organized to encourage  you, your community, your school, or your organization to review and update emergency preparedness plans and supplies.

Locally, the  San Mateo County Office of Education, Immaculate Heart of Mary School and  Carlmont High School, the San Mateo County Office of Emergency Services  will be participating Thursday.

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