A firearm safety and marksmanship course will be held weekly on Tuesdays beginning at 5 p.m. Jan. 14, in the sportsman building at Mack Park. The course was originally sccheduled to begin today.
The program is open to boys and girls ages 9 and over.
Adults are welcome to attend the sessions with minimal cost for expendable materials. The program is free to children.
Precision rifles, both .22-caliber and .177-caliber, will be used. Eye and ear protection is mandatory.
The National Rifle Association has funded the program with a grant and will provide all necessary equipment and ammunition.
For information, call Joseph Benamati at (724) 479-8202 or (724) 388-2792 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.