Collectible Patch and Prints Marks 50 Years Of Hunter Education in Pa

Collectible Patch and Prints Marks 50 Years Of Hunter Education in Pa

Pennsylvania Game Commission
Pennsylvania Game Commission

Pennsylvania  – -(OutdoorWire.com)-  To honor 50 years of hunter education, the Pennsylvania Game Commission is offering a limited edition patch and fine-art print by George LaVanish, of Tyrone, Blair County. The print, titled Tomorrow’s Hunters, depicts and instructor and students in a hunter education training exercise. The companion patch is a thumbnail of the print’s theme.

As a token of appreciation, the four-inch embroidered patch and 13-inch by 18-inch print will be presented to each active volunteer instructor. The remaining items will be available to the public for sale.

Of the 5,000 patches, nearly 2,000 patches will sell for $5.66, plus shipping/handling and state sales tax. Orders for the patch are being accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis via “The Outdoor Shop” on the Game Commission’s website (www.pgc.state.pa.us). Just click on the icon in the upper right-hand corner of the page, choose the “Pennsylvania Game Commission Outdoor Shop” in the lower left-hand corner of the page, select “Merchandise” from the banner, then click on “Patches” and scroll down to the “50 Years of Hunter Education” patch.

Of the 3,000 prints, roughly 200 prints will sell for $79.95 for unframed print, and $179.95 for framed prints, plus shipping/handling and state sales tax. Prints will be available by late March. Orders will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis via “The Outdoor Shop” on the Game Commission’s website (www.pgc.state.pa.us). Just click on the icon in the upper right-hand corner of the page, click on “Pennsylvania Game Commission Outdoor Shop” in the lower left-hand corner of the page, select “Merchandise” from the banner, and then click on “Misc. Prints” in the left-hand column.

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Dianne Irwin
11 years ago

I looked on the outdoor site,but still cannot find the 50yrs. of hunter education patch.Are there some available? I would like to purchase 1. Thank you.