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February 20, 2014

Smart Driver Course

EXETER - The all-new AARP Smart Driver course for drivers 50 years of age and older will be presented from 9:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m., on Sat., March 8, at the RiverWoods Retirement Community, 7 Riverwoods Dr., Exeter.

Advance registration by March 1 is requested. Class size is limited and registrations are accepted first-come, first-served. To register, phone John Hammon, volunteer instructor, at (603) 772-4342. The registration fee is $15.00 per person for AARP members, $20.00 for all others.

AARP Driver Safety is introducing its new Smart Driver course as the latest revision of the nation’s first and largest classroom refresher class for mature and experienced drivers. Class participants learn about defensive driving techniques, safe driving strategies, new traffic laws, rules of the road and much more. The class helps older drivers adjust their driving to age-related changes in vision, hearing and reaction time. Many insurance companies give multi-year discounts to drivers who take the course and older drivers are encouraged to take and re-take the refresher course once every three years.

For more information, visit the New Hampshire Driver Safety website at SmartDriverNH.weebly.com.

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