Feb
6
Sat
BOB – Check Food Expiration Dates
Feb 6 @ 9:00 am
BOB - Check Food Expiration Dates

Check any food you have in your bag, and replace any food that is past its expiration date. If you keep your bag in the car most of the time, you may need to switch out your food earlier. Heat makes food age must faster.

Feb
10
Wed
Recharge Your External Battery Packs
Feb 10 @ 9:00 am
Recharge Your External Battery Packs

If you use external batteries to keep your portable electronics powered up, remember to keep them charged. Over time even if not used, batteries can lose some of their charge.

Feb
20
Sat
Check Expiration Date of Prescription Meds
Feb 20 @ 9:00 am
Check Expiration Date of Prescription Meds

If you store prescription medications, make sure they have not expired. Replace any expired items.

Feb
27
Sat
BOB – Check Medical Expiration Dates
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am
BOB - Check Medical Expiration Dates

Check all medications you have in your bag, and replace any that are past their expiration date.

Mar
6
Sat
Run Your Generator
Mar 6 @ 9:00 am
Run Your Generator

If you have a generator, be sure to take it out of storage and start it up. Letting your generator run will keep the fluids especially gas in the carburetor to not cause issues. Shut off gas and run it dry when finished.

Mar
20
Sat
Check Roadside Assistance Items
Mar 20 @ 9:00 am
Check Roadside Assistance Items

Being stuck on the road can be made much tougher when you don’t have the correct tools or safety devices.

Mar
27
Sat
Power Up Solar Panels and Let Them Run
Mar 27 @ 9:00 am
Power Up Solar Panels and Let Them Run

Make sure that your solar panels are properly working and that you are receiving power through them. Check electrolyte levels of all lead acid batteries. Clean terminals and add protectant.

Apr
3
Sat
Check Expiration Dates on Food in Your Pantry
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am
Check Expiration Dates on Food in Your Pantry

Check the expiration dates of items in your long term food storage. Replace any expired food items.

Apr
10
Sat
Check Batteries in All Electronics
Apr 10 @ 9:00 am
Check Batteries in All Electronics

Check batteries in all electronics including radios, flashlights and GPS devices.

Apr
24
Sat
Check Flashlights & Lanterns
Apr 24 @ 9:00 am
Check Flashlights & Lanterns

Check all the flashlights and lanterns around your house to make sure they are in good working condition. Replace batteries or fuel if necessary.