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Date change January 18 instead of January 25 - Due to a conflict with February 5th Meeting I have moved the January (3rd Thursday) meeting to January 18 instead of January 25. For future reference the meeting dates are all locked down now. Topics To Be Announced: First Monda Will Jan 11, 2018 12:30 AM
Please sign up for Meeting notifications on our website www.practicepreparedness.com - Many members have been complaining about never receiving email notifications for the group. Will has setup his main website www.practicepreparedness.com to include a meetup calendar and both a new posting email notification and newsletter si Will Jan 10, 2018 10:38 PM
Meetup details changed: Winter is upon us - Are you prepared? Is your vehicle? Your House? - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: https://www.meetup.com/Prepare­dnessSurvival101/events/234948­827/ When : Thurs Will Oct 21, 2016 10:53 PM
Meetup details changed: Basic Camping - Hands On With Tents, Gas & Propane Stoves And Much More - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/Prepared­nessSurvival101/events/2314902­13/ When : Monday, Will Jun 22, 2016 9:51 AM
The mailing list address for our group, Real World Preparedness & Survival 101, has been changed. - Just a note to tell you that I have changed the name of the one group from South Jersey Survival Skills to Preparedness & Survival 101 Nothing else has changed, it is simply in hopes of stirring new interest and more accurately reflecting t Will Feb 21, 2016 12:12 PM
Meetup details changed: Survival First Aid Primer - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/SouthJer­seySurvivalSkills/events/22772­2783/ When : Mon Will Jan 4, 2016 1:07 PM
Meetup details changed: Survival First Aid Primer - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/SouthJer­seySurvivalSkills/events/22772­2783/ When : Mon Will Dec 30, 2015 3:16 PM
Sharon has decided to step down as the organizer - We all thank her for her efforts to keep this group alive - Sharon has invested a lot of time and effort into trying keep this Meetup group alive after the previous organizers stepped down. Sharon has found a great job that is keeping her very busy and we are very happy for her. Sharon will still be around but Will Oct 14, 2015 11:46 PM
Just created a new discussion board topic - Books, Magazines and other reading materials pertinent to our discussions - Please track the discussion in order to keep updated on the latest additions and post any suggestions that might be worthy for the entire group to check out. Click below to view: Will Mar 9, 2015 1:58 PM
Created a Gardening to Produce Viable Sustenance discussion board - If you access the discussion you can click track discussion to receive updates to the board.   As previously explained in my mass email you can only access the discussion board via the desktop version of the Meetup.com site. The apps d Will Mar 4, 2015 10:18 AM
Please read my discussion and track it for critical updates and tips - The discussion topic is Important Perspective Regarding Today's Critical Issues (also track the deals discussion). If you don't know how to get to the Meetup discussions page it is only available under the full desktop version of Meetup.com. If Will Feb 23, 2015 4:29 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Meetup Cancelled: Weather Emergency Heavy Icing Advance Fire Training - With a Professional Simulator - Thanks for considering safety on the ice. It sounded like the ice would be really bad tonight! See you next time! Rosemarie Feb 2, 2015 1:12 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Weather Emergency Heavy Icing Advance Fire Training - With a Professional Simulator - The National Weather Service NWS has issued an extreme weather warning beginning at around 2 pm. They are already seeing early signs in outlying areas of icing. They are predicting flash freezing by 5 pm. The conditions will be extremely perilous. Will Feb 2, 2015 12:54 PM
PLEASE Bring Hot Drink Cup Utensils and Hot Bowl and Cup - Please bring utensils to eat with and either your camp kit (bowl, plate, cup), household or disposable.     Will Jan 22, 2015 5:10 PM
Preparations for outdoor adventures- ticks in winter - An experience on Saturday November 1 underlined my recurring theme of preparation for even the lightest of ventures into the great outdoors. A friend who is currently undergoing oral chemotherapy went for a stroll in a local park and found a deer tick Will Nov 2, 2014 11:38 AM
Meetup details changed: Winter Vehicle and Personal Preparations - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/SouthJer­seySurvivalSkills/events/21235­6612/ When : Mon Will Oct 31, 2014 3:49 AM
Meetup details changed: Winter and Holiday Safety, Security and Preparations - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/SouthJer­seySurvivalSkills/events/21235­6982/ When : Mon Will Oct 31, 2014 3:39 AM
RE: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Looking for interest in a trip to Hawk Mountain for some foliage and a light hike - I don't think they went i was waiting for the meetup time an Edwin Oct 25, 2014 6:40 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Looking for interest in a trip to Hawk Mountain for some foliage and a light hike - For some reason this message didn't show up in my inbox yesterday.  Not sure if the group went today, I would have gone.  If not I would like to go on the 1st. On Fri, Oct user 1. Oct 25, 2014 3:53 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Looking for interest in a trip to Hawk Mountain for some foliage and a light hike - Sorry, I will not be able to attend the trip to Hawk Mtn I would love to attend but have previous commitments... I hope all who attend bring camera GLENN Oct 25, 2014 2:53 PM
Re: SJ-Preparedness-and-Survival] Looking for interest in a trip to Hawk Mountain for some foliage and a light hike - Rosemarie Oct 24, 2014 2:25 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Looking for interest in a trip to Hawk Mountain for some foliage and a light hike - Rosemarie Oct 24, 2014 2:24 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Looking for interest in a trip to Hawk Mountain for some foliage and a light hike - Rosemarie Oct 24, 2014 2:20 PM
Looking for interest in a trip to Hawk Mountain for some foliage and a light hike - I have wanted to take a group up to Hawk Mountain for the past few years. This it the time. Breath taking scenery, awesome foliage, raptors everywhere and a great hike. Those requiring it we have a golf cart to ferry you to the top of t Will Oct 24, 2014 9:05 AM
Meetup details changed: Winter Vehicle and Personal Preparations - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/SouthJer­seySurvivalSkills/events/21235­6612/ When : Mon Will Oct 13, 2014 12:10 AM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Meeting Days - We are looking for feedback from our members - Will, the first tuesday and the first Thursday of the month are a conflict for me. Sharon B. Sep 15, 2014 7:33 AM
Meeting Days - We are looking for feedback from our members - Thanks to our growth, we have moved to the large meeting room. Unfortunately, we have found that first Mondays are in conflict with many Federal holidays, Election Day setup and other activities. Those activities mean that we do not have access to the Will Sep 9, 2014 10:51 AM
Going to dress out a meat rabbit this weekend I will allow guests if you are interested - I have a fully grown meat rabbit (approx. 10lbs). I am going to harvest it for meat and tan its hide. Those of you who attended Flesh earlier this year saw me do it before. If you want a refresher or want a first experience this is your chance. Will Jul 18, 2014 5:06 PM
Just a reminder - Camping - Types, Methods, Places, Tricks, Gear and More is Tomorrow Night - We look forward to seeing you tomorrow. I am going to try to secure the large room again. If you have unusual camping gear; pack tents, Hennessy hammock, etc please bring it for the edification of all. See you tomorrow. Will May 4, 2014 10:52 AM
I apologize for the bother ---- thanks again.. I wanted to explain the Group Review - Meetup.com is a bit convoluted in the way that it presents review opportunities. It is ok though because it weeds out the possibility for people to snipe who do not participate. The only way to do a group review which is separate from a Will Apr 10, 2014 9:27 AM
A courteous request - As I (Will) am attempting to grow this group, we need to provide well written, thoughtful reviews of the group and presentations so that new potential members are able to understand the balanced and real world approach that I am attempting to bring to Will Apr 9, 2014 10:31 PM
Just a reminder the Spring Survival Skills Mash Up is tomorrow at 7pm - Hope to see you there Will Will Apr 6, 2014 2:15 PM
Join us in just this Saturday for a trek to the Maryland Emergency Preparedness Expo - Join Will & South Jersey Survival Skills Meetup Group on 4/5/2014 for a trek from Deptford, NJ to the Greater Baltimore Hamboree & Maryland Emergency Preparedness Expo We'll find a place to grab dinner after and mull Will Mar 31, 2014 2:10 PM
Will is considering a group trip to the Oaks Gun Show Extravaganza - The Oaks Gun Show will be held on March 28th - 30th, 2014 I was thinking about going on Saturday around 10a. We could meet at the Deptford Walmart parking lot and pool together. Will Mar 28, 2014 7:50 PM
Just a reminder there are only 5 days until the rescheduled meeting March 10 at 7 pm - The hygiene meeting that was scheduled for March 3 has been rescheduled for March 10 (Monday) at 7 pm.     Will Mar 5, 2014 10:11 PM
Meetup Cancelled - the Venue is Closed Due to Weather: Hygiene and Your Survival - Hygiene and Your Survival, scheduled to occur on Monday, March 3,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. Will is going to reschedule the meeting for Monday March 10. We hope to see you then.     Will Mar 2, 2014 6:07 PM
Here we go again! It looks like the meeting for 3/3 will be postponed until 3/10 - I just got off the telephone with the power that be in Monroe Township. They tell me that they will not be opening Pfeiffer Center on Monday morning due to the predicted snowfall. Depending upon the final result of the actual snowfall, they may Will Mar 2, 2014 2:35 PM
Comprehensive Water Treatment is Tomorrow Night Weather Willing - Yes the rescheduled comprehensive water treatment class is tomorrow night at 7p. I hope to see everyone there. Of course just to make things interesting it is going to snow. So keep an eye on the sight for updates just in case. So I hop Will Feb 9, 2014 5:04 PM
Meetup Cancelled: Comprehensive Water Treatment and Purification for home, hiking, camping, etc - Comprehensive Water Treatment and Purification for home, hiking, camping, etc, scheduled to occur on Monday, February 3,[masked]:00 PM has been cancelled. Please update your plans accordingly. The Township of Monroe has closed all government fac Will Feb 3, 2014 7:55 AM
The meeting for tomorrow will be rescheduled for possibly next week - I just received a telephone call (2 minutes after I sent the last mail) from the township of Monroe. They have declared a snow emergency and have cancelled all township activities for Monday Feb 3 and Feb[masked]. So the meeting is obviously can Will Feb 2, 2014 6:05 PM
The Reason that we strive to learn Survival Skills is What Challenges Us with the Meetings - Hello again everyone. Well, as has occurred several times recently the weather is once again threatening to complicate things for tomorrow's meeting ( Feb 3, 2014 ). Snow and freezing rain is in the forecast. I (Will) have just spent t Will Feb 2, 2014 5:54 PM
Just a reminder there are only 5 days until the meeting Feb 3 at 7 pm - Comprehensive Water Treatment and Purification for home, hiking, camping, etc Put on your thinking caps, bring your notebook and pen this one will be a whirlwind of info compressed into a 1hr 40 min presentation. If you have water treat Will Jan 29, 2014 12:19 PM
Tonights Meeting - Will will be there no matter what - So if you are venturing out please text him so Will knows to expect you at[masked] I am ready to go.   Will Will Jan 6, 2014 4:36 PM
Weather Emergency Issue - Would everyone that planned on attending please email Will - We are after all a group of survival and preparedness minded people, not wussies. That said, we have no desire, when not in SHTF conditions to cause anyone to be put in harms way to attend a meeting. That said, I have not yet seen any Will Jan 6, 2014 4:15 PM
South Jersey Survival Skills Meetup wishes you and yours a health, happy, and safe Thanksgiving Holiday - Sharon, Rich, Will, and all of us wish you and your loved ones a safe and happy Thanksgiving Holiday and for those who are celebrating the unusual advent of Thanks Hanukkah Happy Holiday! As you know we are ha Will Nov 26, 2013 4:23 PM
Please invite your friends and RSVP for the upcoming Meeting December 2 at 7 pm - Please invite your friends and RSVP for the upcoming Meeting December 2 at 7 pm This is going to be a very information packed meeting. After an interesting and challenging meeting last month, we will be covering the both planned topics Will Nov 13, 2013 12:43 AM
Description of Meeting - Sharon B. Sep 6, 2013 2:12 PM
Face book page - Hi Everyone, If possible please join our facebook group. Its a much better way and simpler way to communicate with each other. This is a closed, private group so you have to wait to be accepted. If you haven't joined this group, here is the li Sharon B. Sep 6, 2013 2:10 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Kit Class - Well i always want to learn new preparedness tricks but my real motive in coming is the hope of meeting like minded others. If not many signed up please let me know; don't want Will to do a class for 3 people!! Vicky W. Sep 5, 2013 8:25 PM
Kit Class - Just to clarify what the kit class is about: These are individual kits (mini kits) with items you may need in case of a disaster.  They can be specifically geared towards your individual needs. They are made to be light weight and can be a life saver. Sharon B. Sep 5, 2013 1:48 PM
Wrong link for antibiotics - Sorry. Some how I gave you the wrong link for stockpiling antibiotics. Rose Aug 26, 2013 4:47 PM
Antibiotics article - Rose Aug 25, 2013 7:39 AM
Amateur radio class - Free amateur radio classes starting Sept. 11th from 7-10 pm in Cumberland county -Deerfield twsp (Bridgeton). This class runs every Wed Rose Aug 17, 2013 9:34 AM
Survival Weekend -   Our group was invited to participate in a survival weekend in September. It's on a 40 acre farm. If anyone is interested, you can read about at the link below.   Sharon B. Jul 23, 2013 9:56 AM
Facebook group page - Hello Everyone, Here is the new facebook group that you can join for our group. You don't have to be friends on facebook to join. You just have to ask to join. It is a closed group. It will be good for posting articles, blogs, anything of inter Sharon B. May 7, 2013 10:25 AM
Interesting article -   I thought some members would like to read this article:   http://archive.aweber.com/sfsw­eeklynews/MqmBU/h/Why_Is_An_NB­A_Star_Stocking. Sharon B. Apr 24, 2013 8:34 AM
membership fees - Hello everyone! I just wanted to bring up the topic of membership fees as the site is charging us to use the site. This will be discussed at the first meeting. Not sure if you guys did this before or not. I think it should be kept minimal Sharon B. Apr 23, 2013 3:08 PM
RE: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Hello Members - mary i Apr 8, 2013 6:55 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Hello Members - Preview not available jesse t Apr 8, 2013 6:26 PM
RE: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Hello Members - mary i Apr 8, 2013 12:44 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Hello Members - Thank you for taking on the task of organizer! I haven't been to any meetings yet either, but would love to see these meetings take place. Williamstown library would be a decent meeting place. Did you have any idea of day of the week or ti user 7. Apr 8, 2013 10:58 AM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Hello Members - Haven't been to a meeting yet, but would like to start. Live outside of Deptford. Anna Sent from my HTC smartphone on the Now Network from Sprint! ----- Reply message ----- From: " Anna Apr 8, 2013 9:24 AM
(no subject) - Very interested, live in blackwood. Joseph Joseph Apr 7, 2013 9:50 AM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Feedback from Members - I am in with Jesse, Williamstown once a mon bob Apr 7, 2013 7:46 AM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Feedback from Members - Hey Sharon, Would like to attend some meeting, Charlie from Swedesboro Williamstown user 5. Apr 6, 2013 9:56 PM
Feedback from Members - Hello, Jesse brought up a good point about who is interested in meetings so we can determine a location. So if those of you could let me know that you're interested in attending once a month meetings and where you are located.  Thanks and  en Sharon B. Apr 6, 2013 8:41 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Hello Members - Preview not available jesse t Apr 6, 2013 8:30 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Hello Members - Bob, Do you live nearby to attend meetings? Would love to have you share with the group at the meetings! Sharon B. Apr 6, 2013 1:58 PM
RE: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Hello Members - Rosen O. Apr 6, 2013 1:11 PM
Re: [South-Jersey-Preparedness-and­-Survival] Hello Members - This year I have made a "to learn" list. A few of the items are reloading, canning and distilling. bob Apr 6, 2013 11:13 AM
Hello Members - Hello Everyone! I have decided to take on the task of organizer for this group. I would love some input from existing members of how things have run in the past and what they did or didn't like. I also would like to change the location to Willi Sharon B. Apr 6, 2013 11:02 AM
EDC/BOBs in the cold? And what does a gps do for you? - Two things I'm wondering about. Cold: Now that its getting cold and below freezing, I'm taking drinks, binoculars, and electrics out of the BO Van. I'm just not sure ho user 3. Dec 20, 2011 4:36 PM
Fw: The Survivalist Blog : ?The East Coast Retreat Dilemma? plus 1 more - Where to go on the East Coast Dilemma.... user 3. Nov 28, 2011 9:50 AM
First email, hello, and info - Hi, Testing the group user 3. Nov 22, 2011 3:33 PM

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