Now is the time to sign up for one of the AARP Driver Safety Courses that
will be given in the Community Room at Boscov’s, 15 S. Main St., Wilkes-
Barre, .A Refresher Course will
be given this month on Monday, September 16, from 10:15 a.m. to 2: 15 p.m., on the 4th floor, in the Community
Room at Boscov’s. This Course is open only to individuals who
have completed either the 2-part Basic Course or Refresher Course, within
the past three years. The 2-part Basic Course will be held next month, on Tuesday, October 8, and Thursday, October 10, from
10:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. It is for individuals who have not completed a
2-part Basic or Refresher Course, within the last 3 years. Attendance at both
sessions is required.
Those who complete either of these Courses, and are 60 years of age, or older, may be eligible for a five
percent car insurance discount, for the next three years. The cost for each Course is $14 per person, or $12 for
AARP members, and needs to be renewed
every three years. 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 Les Loomis, the instructor, at 570-885-0572 soon, as the class is limited to twenty-five individuals.