Learn the basic principles of safe hunting at the Illinois Department of Natural Resources hunter education class.
The next class will be at the Genoa Fire Station, 317 E. Railroad Ave. in Genoa.
Classes will be from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Oct. 24 and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 26.
The free class covers wildlife management, firearm safety, hunter ethics, game identification, first aid, survival techniques and regulations.
State law requires anyone born after Jan. 1, 1980, to complete a hunter education course before they can receive their first hunting license.
For information and to register, call 815-784-2132. Seats are limited.
Source: The Daily Chronicle