The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office will host a hunters’ education class for the gun portion only on Monday, March 26 and Wednesday, March 28 from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m.  The class will be held at the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds Corporate Building in Little Valley.

There is no charge for the class. Participants must attend both days of instruction to receive a certificate.

It is preferable that participants be at least 12 years of age. If a parent wants an 11-year-old to take the class, the parent must attend and sit with the child on both days.

Class size will be limited to 35 students. Those attending must bring some form of identification such as a driver’s license or birth certificate, and a pen or pencil. They may also bring snacks or something to drink. The class will break for dinner.

Pre-registration is required. Students must register at 

For additional information, contact the Sheriff’s Office or the Department of Environmental Conservation at 372-0645.