The Vermont & the New Hampshire Upper Valley American Red Cross will host a training session for the towns of Belvidere and Waterville at Belvidere Elementary School as part of the Red Cross Local Disaster Shelter Initiative. The training will take place from 9:30am - Noon. Belvidere and Waterville residents will receive the training necessary to open a disaster shelter in their community when outside help is unavailable or delayed. Those from Belvidere who are interested should contact Melissa Manka at 802-644-9677 or firstname.lastname@example.org and for Waterville residents, contact John Terrel at email@example.com. For residents of either town, you can also contact Larry Kuperfman at the Red Cross at 802-660-9130, ext. 113 or firstname.lastname@example.org.