The City of Delta is offering a children's gun safety course at Bill Heddles Recreation Center in Delta. Classes are Monday July 15, or Tuesday, July 16, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This course is designed for children ages 5-12, accompanied by a parent or guardian (required). There will no no guns or live ammunition in the classroom. The course will cover gun safety, Eddie Eagle rules, basic gun functions, appropriate guns for children, the Delta County 4-H shooting sports program, and other basic instruction related to gun safety. There will also be door prizes and giveaways for children.

The cost is $5 per child. Instructors are Dave Brown and Chris McMillan. Participants must pre-register by 5 p.m. three days prior to the class. Register at Bill Heddles Recreation Center or call 874-0923.

Load comments