AARP Driver Safety Classes Offered In Mountaintop

The Basic 2-part AARP Driver Safety Class will be given at the Kirby Library, 35 Kirby Ave., in Mountain Top on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, from 10:00 a. m. to 2:00 p. m. and Tuesday, July 19th, from 10:00 a. m. to 2:00 p. m. Attendance at both sessions is required if an individual has not previously taken the course, or within the past 3 years.

A refresher course will be given on Thursday July 7, 2016, from 10:00 to 2:00 p. m., also at the Kirby Library, in Mountain Top. This Course is open only to individuals who have completed either the 2-part Basic Course or Refresher Course within the past 3 years.

These courses are open to anyone, but those who are 60 and older may be eligible for a five percent auto insurance discount for the next three years. These courses need to be renewed every three years.

The cost for this course is $20 per person, or $15 for an AARP member. A check payable to AARP should be brought to the course, and will be collected by the instructor. Students should bring pens, a driver’s license, a check payable to AARP to the first class, and their AARP membership card, if they belong to the organization. Those wishing to participate should call Leslie Loomis, the instructor, at 570-885-0572 soon, as the class is limited to twenty-five individuals.