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Family Night returns this Thursday night at the Auburndale Public Library. The theme this month is ABCs of Back to School. Join us on Thursday, August 18, from 4:30 PM to 6 PM for crafts, games, and snacks! ... See MoreSee Less
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The next Active Assailant Preparation Program is scheduled for Saturday, August 20, 2022 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.The PCSO Active Assailant Preparation Program includes the Concealed Weapons Permit class required by the FL Dept of Agriculture AND best practices on how to prepare for, prevent, or respond to an active assailant.This program is taught by highly trained PCSO law enforcement professionals. It provides:The requirements directed by the Florida Department of Agriculture as part of an application to obtain a concealed weapons permit; And an overview of active shooter incidents and best practices about how to prepare for, prevent and respond to an active assailant at your church, business, or another venue.The "Run, Hide, Fight" training model will be covered, including tactics and strategies of what to do when law enforcement arrives. Instructors will also discuss the potential role of Florida concealed weapon license holders and the legal justification of "lethal engagement" with an active assailant.**This class will include firearm use or training and is taught by PCSO instructors.IF YOU WISH TO ATTEND THIS Active Assailant Preparation Program YOU MUST CALL 863-298-6242 during normal office hours (Mon-Fri, 8-5) to reserve your spot. There are only 50 spots per class so call now before they fill up.Cost of the class is $45; proceeds go to Polk Sheriff's Charities, Inc., and the cost is non-refundable.The concealed weapon permit class is from 8:00 a.m. to noon, followed by a one-hour lunch break. The active assailant preparation training follows from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.Once the program is completed, the student will receive a certificate of completion, to include in their permit application. Each student will also receive an application packet with instructions on how to apply, through the Florida Department of Agriculture.CLASS REQUIREMENTS:Students shall not wear loose hanging clothing and shall wear close-toed shoes. Each student will be required to provide the following:1- A modern manufacture firearm capable of using modern ammunition.2- 50 rounds of clean modern manufacture ammunition for the firearm that is brought.3- Modern manufacture protective eye-wear designed for a shooting environment.4- Modern manufacture hearing protection designed for a shooting environment.5- Adequate sun protection. (i.e. hat, long-sleeved shirt, sunscreen)6- Adequate hydration for extended outdoor activity.Any questions about this course can be answered at 863-298-6242, during normal office hours. ... See MoreSee Less
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Shift into Second Saturday this weekend! The classic car show will be happening in Downtown Auburndale this Saturday from 4pm to 8pm. ... See MoreSee Less
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