55+ driver courses offered in area cities
The Minnesota Highway Safety Center will offer the following 55+ Driver Improvement four-hour refresher courses on the following days:
• May 16: 5:30-9:30 p.m., Lord of Life Lutheran Church, Baxter
• May 23: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Lutheran Church of the Cross, Nisswa
• May 31: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pequot Lakes Baptist Church
The driver improvement course is open to the public; pre-registration is requested.
The fee for the four-hour refresher course is $20 and the eight-hour course is $24.
For more information or to register, visit www.mnsafetycenter.org or call 888-234-1294.
People age 55 and older who complete the course qualify for a 10 percent discount on their auto insurance premiums for three years. First-time participants must complete the initial eight hours of training and a four-hour refresher class every three years to maintain the 10 percent discount.