Ford-Iroquois Farm Bureau to host defensive driving course in Gilman

GILMAN — The Ford-Iroquois Farm Bureau will sponsor a defensive driving course on Aug. 19-20 at the Farm Bureau building in Gilman. 

The two-day course will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. The cost is $17.50 per person and includes lunch for both days.

Safety expert Doug Sommer will be the instructor.  For more than 32 years, Sommer was a safety education specialist for public relations at COUNTRY Financial. The course covers driving in various road and weather conditions, the effects of alcohol and drugs on driving, and other defensive driving techniques and attitudes.

Class members who are age 55 and over are eligible to apply for auto insurance discounts.

Participants must register for the course by calling 800-424-0756.


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