A LERT event is being held at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Seymour, IN on September 30 and October 1. The event is a Chainsaw Training that would prepare participants to be certified to be able to participate in LERT deployments. On Friday, September 30, a 2 ½ hour classroom module will be held at the Fellowship Hall of the church – 605 South Walnut Street, Seymour, IN, 47274 beginning at 6:30 and ending at 9:00. A meal will be provided prior to the class at 5:30. The next day, participants will be able to have hands-on experience at a site close to the church. The cost is $25/participant. A complete description of the class and signup can be found on the Indiana District page of LERT, or at https://www.lcms-lert.org/need/detail/?need_id=715341 . This class is being limited to 21 participants who will be using the chainsaws. Others may participate and be trained as those who can work with and around those wielding the chainsaws. Certification for this part of the team is also required to be able to deploy. Questions can be directed to Pastor Rodriguez at Immanuel – 812-522-3118.