A personal self-defense class for women and girls 14 and older will start Feb. 14 at Storm Lake Middle School.
Captain Todd Erskine, Storm Lake Public Safety, will teach female participants (14 and older) how to make themselves safer while at home as well as out in public. Participants will learn how to deescalate confrontations and how to use basic striking techniques to flee from a threatening situation. The class could save your life! Class size is limited. This class will be held for two Mondays, February 14 and 21, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Storm Lake Middle School Multipurpose Room. The fee is $20. Registration deadline is Thursday, February 10.