The 13th Annual Kiwanis Winter Sports Challenge is part of the Old Forge Winter Carnival and will include snowshoe and cross-country ski events. The snowshoe and ski events will be held at McCauley Mountain Ski Area.
The proceeds of the Kiwanis Winter Sports Challenge will be contributed to the Kommunity Youth and Activity Center (KYAC) in Old Forge.
Registration will begin at 9:00 AM, at McCauley Mountain and the event will run from 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM. Demo snowshoes will be provided through the cooperation of The Mountainman Outdoor Supply and their vendors.
All who register will receive a raffle ticket for a DOOR PRIZE DRAWING. The No. 1 Fundraising Team will receive a Traveling Plaque and Permanent Certificate, the No. 2. Fundraising Team a Permanent Certificate and the No. 1 Fundraising Individual a Permanent Certificate and $50. In addition, this year the top fundraiser 18 or under will receive an award of $100.
More information regarding the event and Registration/Pledge Forms are available by calling Bill Ransom at 369-2858 or Bob Teesdale at 369-2059.
Defensive Driving Course
Herkimer County is offering the 6 hour Defensive Driving Course to Herkimer County residents and non-residents through the Herkimer County Clerk’s Office.
The course is at the 911 Building, 71 Reservoir Road, near the HCCC Campus.
Enrollment is on a first come basis. Payment is $35.00 and includes all books and materials. Upon completion of the classroom training, participants are eligible for a reduction in New York State Points and Insurance.
To enroll or for further information, please call 867-1130.