The men and women who attend the Refuse To Be A Victim crime prevention and personal safety program being held this Saturday, Sept. 14 will learn common sense techniques on how to minimize the risk of becoming a victim at home, in the workplace and in other situations. Certified course instructors are Marilyn Jones and Pat Butts.

The program will be from 8 a.m. to noon at the Cowanesque Valley Rod and Gun Club at 128 Addison Hill Road in Elkland. Included are personal safety strategies and tips on how to create a personalized safety plan to be prepared for whatever happens.

The fee to attend is $10 per person. To register, send your name, address, phone number, email address and date of birth to Marilyn Jones at

Those with questions can call Jones at 570-549-2794.