The Vermont & the New Hampshire Upper Valley American Red Cross will host a training session at the Piermont Congregational Church as part of its Local Disaster Shelter Initiative. The training will take place from 9:30am - 12:00pm. Piermont residents will receive the training necessary to open a disaster shelter in their community when outside help is unavailable or delayed. Those interested should contact Bernie Marvin, town Emergency Management Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or Larry Kuperfman at the Red Cross at 802-660-9130, ext. 113 or email@example.com.