A babysitters training course will be offered later this month in Merrill.
Students in grades 5-8 will be taught the basics of how to safely provide care for young children and also get ideas for fun activities to do with the children.
Organizers say registration is expected to fill quickly.
The training course will be held Friday, October 26 from 9 am to 4 pm at the Lincoln County Family Resource Center, 401 W. Main Street in Merrill. To register call 715-539-9228. Cost is $20.