Protection for Houses of Worship, Non-Profits, and Small Businesses

Thursday, June 13, 6:30-9:00 pm

Oakland Mills Interfaith Center

5885 Robert Oliver Pl, Columbia

Prepare yourself for an emergency and protect your community! Learn how to mitigate attacks and respond to other disasters, including fire, severe weather, and earthquakes. Free and open to the community. RSVP required. 

Program Schedule

6:30 pm Howard County Fire and Rescue

7:00 pm Introduction, Rabbi Craig Axler, Howard County Board of Rabbis 
Opening Remarks, Howard County Executive Calvin Ball

7:10 pm Current Threat Summary, David Johnston, Department of Homeland Security

7:30 pm Prayer and Plans…the Important Balance, Chaplain Harry Johnson

7:50 pm Run, Hide, Fight and Security Plan for Houses of Worship (SHOW), Lt. Bill Cheuvront, Howard County Police Department

8:30 pm Lessons Learned by Local Houses of Worship

8:45 pm Stop the Bleed, Howard County Fire and Rescue

8:50 pm Q&A,  Lt. Bill Cheuvront, Howard County Police Department

For more information, contact Ralph Grunewald