Emergency Preparedness: Sonoma Ready Series

Sonoma County Library and the County of Sonoma Department of Emergency Management partners to offer more workshops to help prepare you and your loved ones in case of an emergency!

Advanced registration is required. Registered participants will receive the Zoom invite one hour prior to the scheduled event. These programs may be canceled at any time due to an emergency.

* Program will be offered in English with simultaneous Spanish interpretation by Communication Bridge.

Go Bag Product Review*

Sat. September 18 at 11:00 am
Listen to experts review different brands/types of products for your Go Bag.

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How to Home Harden*

Sat. September 25 at 11:00 am
Learn about how to “harden” buildings, and create good defensible space so your home can better resist the heat and embers of wildfire.

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Family Storytime “Odin: Dog Hero of the Fires”

Wed, September 29th 6 – 7:30pm
In this special storytime, local author Emma Bland Smith, will read her book Odin: Dog Hero of the Fires and share behind the scenes photos.

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“Wilder than Wild” Film Screening and Q&A Panel

Wed, September 29th 6 – 7:30pm
Join us for a film screening of award-winning documentary film Wilder than Wild: Fire, Forests, and the Future, then ask questions to our panel of firewise Sonoma County professionals and film directors Kevin White and Stephen Most in a Q&A discussion.

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Watch the Summer 2021 Series

Watch the entire emergency preparedness series on our YouTube page.


Evac Packs at Library Branches

Evac Packs are available, while supplies last, at your local Sonoma County Library via Curbside Pickup or an in-branch visit. Evac packs are not currently available at Roseland Regional Library.

The Sonoma County Department of Emergency Preparedness’s Evac Pack contains a Personal Emergency Plan template for use in planning for disaster. The plan has space to fill in important information like meeting places, emergency contacts, medical needs, and more. Also included is an information sheet, tips for power shutoffs, and a check list for evacuations.