Firewise Workshop

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Are you ready for a wildfire?

The Firewise program teaches people how to adapt to living with wildfire and encourages neighbors to work together and take action now to prevent losses.

  • learn landscaping & mitigation techniques on how to make your home Firewise
  • Find out the benefits of becoming a Firewise Community
  • Get a home wildfire preparedness checklist and learn how to conduct your own home assessment
  • Learn how to create defensible space including simple adjustments to make your home safer
  • Meet your North Carolina Forest Service County Rangers and community resources.

When:  Monday, October 7, 2019, 6:30–8:30 p.m.

Where:  Rocky Face Park-Multipurpose Building, 3645 Rocky Face Church Road, Hiddenite, NC 28636

Cost:  FREE

Please register for this class by Friday, October 1 by calling the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Alexander County Center at 828-632-4451 or email at

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