Indiana Hunter Education Class to be Held at Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds


DUBOIS COUNTY -- An Indiana Hunter Education Course is slated for Friday, January 24 through Saturday, January 25 at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds.    

Classes will run from 6:00p.m. to 9:00p.m. on Friday 24th and from 8a.m. to 4:00p.m. on Saturday 25th. Participants must attend both days to complete the course.  

All Indiana residents are invited to complete this FREE course.  

All instruction will be by Indiana conservation officers and certified Indiana volunteer hunter education instructors.  Certification is required for anyone born after December 31, 1986, who wishes to purchase an Indiana hunting license. 

The course will cover ethics, safety, laws, survival and safe handling practices for archery, black powder and firearms.  

Lunch will be provided for participants and attending family members on Saturday for $5/person.  

To sign up, visit There is a 150- student limit for the class and pre-registration is required. 

This course is being sponsored by the Dubois County Shooting Sports Instructor Council. 

For questions, call (812)685-2447.

Patoka Lake ( is at 3084 N. Dillard Road, Birdseye, IN 47513.