Boy Scout troop 50 was among the guests. They were trying to earn their Emergency Preparedness merit badge.
They played tornado toss, read emergency how-to guides and got home disaster kits.
But the troop is already well-versed in helping out during bad situations. Last summer they helped pass out water to firefighters when a building burnt down in downtown Villa Grove.
The event was at the Thelma Melohn Gymnasium in Philo.
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