MDC Offering Free Virtual Firearms Care Class

Missourians can register for a free virtual firearms care class set for later this month.

The Missouri Department of Conservation will offer a free virtual class on the basic care and cleaning of firearms from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 25.

This class will present tips and techniques for cleaning the five types of chambering actions for rifles and shotguns.

Handguns will also be addressed.

Adam Brandsgaard, MDC conservation educator, will also discuss steps to prepare firearms for storage.

Participants in the virtual program will be able to work with their firearms at home as the class is being taught.

This class is for participants ages 10 and older.

Registration is required.

To register for this class, visit the link with this story on our website,