The Blue Ridge Cherry Valley Rod & Gun Club, located on Smith Road in Sciota, will be sponsoring Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) Hunter-Trapper Education course on Sunday, May 19; Sunday, June 23; and Sunday, July 21.

You must register online at Pre-registration is required for class. No walk ins will be allowed because there is limited seating. Minimum registration age is 11 years old.

There is an online, four-hour home study session that must be completed before attending the actual class.

The program is based on the new PGC curriculum, supporting a one-day, six-hour class.

The Sunday class begins promptly at 8:30 a.m. Participants are instructed to bring their own lunch.

Certification earned is required by Pennsylvania law for all first time hunters.

For questions or more information, contact instructor Randy Strunk at or, of the Pennsylvania Game Commission.

See the club website for directions at