The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints located at 470 East New Lenox Road will begin a monthly series on emergency preparedness at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13.

This first class will focus on how to start a 72 hour emergency kit. Information will be shared on how to collect and organize items for the kit.

The class is for adults as well as children who can be responsible for their own emergency pack.

Information can be mailed to those who cannot attend.

For information, contact Rhonda Chivers at 413-684-1042.