Emergency Preparedness Weekend 2014


Attend Camp May 2nd through  4th

$2o per person

Saturday Classes ONLY

10 am - 4 pm

$5 per person

YMCA Camp Clay

9196 Liberty Union Rd

Van Wert Ohio 45891

www.vwymca.org  Camp clay tab

To Register, contact Clint Myers, Camp Clay Director at: clint@vwymca.org

or Register on-site that weekend.


 Click HERE for a downloadable registration form.

This event will be for those interested in practicing their bug out skills. Join like minded community members to share ideas and network.  Endorsed by the Van Wert County Sheriff Department, EMA, and American Red Cross.

Several classes will be offered over the weekend such as: Food storage, Bug Out Bags, Generator & small engine repair, Inexpensive prepping, make-your-own E-85 fuel, water purification, self defense, as well as other topics.

The community will be invited to walk through and learn from us individuals strong enough to depend on ourselves in an emergency.  Public is invited Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm for a fee of $5. 

Site will provide space for camping, showers, restrooms, training classes, water and organized activities (guitars and harmonicas welcome). You need to bring your food and whatever else is in your bug out prep to make your own camp Generators, solar pv, wind power. Be as primitive or modern as you wish but no electric directly provided to camps. Cost will be $20 per adult, $10 per child, or $40 for the entire family for the weekend. Can set up as early as Thursday and open to public Saturday at 10AM. If you have prepper type items for sale you are more than welcome to do so for a $25 vendor fee.