Cobb County Government

Free gun safety instructional class upcoming at Switzer Library

The Cobb County Sheriff's Office is hosting a free gun safety class 6-8:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 21, at Switzer Library. It will include a discussion on gun safety and storage, gun types, choosing the right gun for you, gun ownership/transfer laws, use of force, firearm alternatives, Georgia weapons licenses and requirements and active shooter situations. There will also be time to answer questions from participants. This is a classroom instruction seminar only with no live fire training. Each participant will also receive one free safety gun lock. There is no need to register for the class. Switzer Library is located at 266 Roswell St., Marietta. For more information, email Glenn Daniel at