N.C. Cooperative Extension, in partnership with the N.C. Forest Service, will offer a FREE Chainsaw Safety Workshop at 1 p.m. on Nov. 15. The session will provide participants with information about proper operating techniques, as well as proper safety equipment needed to operate a chainsaw.
The workshop will include classroom instruction by Granville County Forest Ranger Rob Montague, along with demonstrations about how to minimize your risk while operating a chainsaw.
There is no charge for this workshop, however, registration is requested. To register, visit http://go,ncsu.edu/manageyourwoods, or call 919-603-1350 or 252-438-8188. Those interested may also email Johnny Coley of N.C. Cooperative Extension at firstname.lastname@example.org or Paul McKenzie at paul_McKenzie@ncsu.edu.
The Granville County Expo and Convention Center is located at 4185 Hwy 15 South in Oxford.