Plan Prepare Protect - Saturday May 20th

Wildfire Preparedness Day
11:00 am – 3:00 pm / Hidden Springs Community Clubhouse

Commit a couple of hours, or the entire day, and watch as your actions to plan, prepare and protect your home and community will positively contribute to reducing wildfire risk in the community. Complete just one of the workshops and receive a dinner voucher courtesy of HSTA! Space is limited.

Creating Defensible Space 11:00 – 11:45 am / Jerry McAdams, Boise Fire

Take personal responsibility and prepare long before the threat of a wildland fires so your property is ready to sustain the threat! Sign up to attend! 

Firewise Landscaping 12:00 – 12:45 pm / Brett Van Paepeghem, Idaho Firewise

Firewise landscaping, along with effective defensible space, can help reduce the threat to your home from a wildfire. Sign up to attend!

Lean, Clean and Green! 1:00 – 1:45 pm

Learn proper shrub and tree pruning techniques from experts to eliminate easily ignitable fuels, or “kindling,” near your home!  Sign up at the workshop for Hidden Springs fuels reduction chipping program for an easy way to dispose of unwanted vegetation by Hopkins Evergreens. Sign up to attend!

Home/Garden Show
3:00 – 6:00 pm / Village Green / Merc Parking Lot

A fun afternoon featuring live music, a climbing wall, Pinewood Derby competition, food and drink available for purchase at the Dry Creek Mercantile.