HAYWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE

185 FREEDLANDER DRIVE

CLYDE, NORTH CAROLINA 28721

CONTACT: DEBBIE DAVIS

DIANA CONARD

PHONE: 627-4521

DATE: 8-6-2002

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

HCC OFFERS HUNTER SAFETY COURSES

Haywood Community College’s Natural Resources Division in cooperation with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission will offer the community several chances to attend a Hunter Safety course this summer and fall.

Following are the dates that the Hunter Safety course will be taught.

August 19-20-21

September 23-24-25

October 07-08-09

November 04-05-06

December 16-17-18

Attendees must attend all three sessions to receive their certification. Classes are open to anyone 12 years of age or older. Classes will meet on the HCC campus from 6-9 p.m. in Rooms 309 and 310. Please note that although this is a hunter safety course, no firearms are allowed on the HCC campus at any time.

Anyone wanting to obtain a first time hunting license is required by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission to take this training.

The Hunter Safety courses are offered as a community service and are free of charge. Pre-registration is required. To register, please contact Jenny Carver, HCC Natural Resources Division, at (828) 627-4560 or 627-4561.

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