From 8 am to noon on Saturday, October 9, 2010, the City of Arcadia will host a free Emergency Preparedness and Crime Prevention Workshop at the Arcadia Public Library. Learn what to do in the event of a disaster and how to survive on your own until help arrives. Get tips on preparing an emergency plan and building a survival kit. Determine what may need to be done for those with special needs. Learn crime preventions techniques to protect you, your family, and your property. Find out how to use a fire extinguisher and turn off your utilities in an emergency. What are the current trends in identitiy theft and how can you keep from becoming a victim? What is the best way to keep your home safe during the holidays or while away on vacation? Attend this event and get the answers!