The Grand Island Snowmobile Club, in cooperation with the Grand Island Rod and Gun Club, will hold a free New York state snowmobile safety course from 5-9 p.m. Nov. 18 and 19 at the Grand Island Rod and Gun Club, 1083 Whitehaven Road.
This is a state-required safety course for 10-13-years-old who wish to operate within 500 feet of an adult and 14-17 years old who wish to operate as an adult.
A parent or guardian must sign the required registration form to attend the course. They are encouraged to attend with their children. Students must attend both evenings to obtain their certificate.
Adults new to the sport, as well as experienced riders, are encouraged to attend. Pop, water and a snack will be provided by the club.
Preregistration is encouraged, but walk-ins will be accepted. Social distancing and facemasks may be required.
To register, contact Paul Coughlin at 716-812-2339 or [email protected].
Additional information may be found on the New York State Parks website: http://parks.ny.gov/recreation/snowmobiles/education.aspx.