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Minnesota Deer Hunters Association sponsors Bemidji area firearms safety class

BEMIDJI – The Bemidji chapter of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association is teaming with Minnesota DNR officials to host a youth firearms safety class at New Salem Lutheran Church in Turtle River.

The five-session class will be held on Tuesday’s beginning April 23 and continuing through May 21. The sessions will begin at 6:30 p.m. and continue through 9 p.m.

On Saturday, May 25, the students will head to the range.

The registration fee is $7.50 and participants must bring a copy or their actual birth certificate

The instructors are volunteers who have been certified to teach the course. The lead instructor is Howie Schultz.

To pre-register call 218-586-2577. Registration may also be made during the first night of the class.