The Cedaredge Community United Methodist Church is hosting a farewell party and 65th wedding anniversary celebration to honor longtime members Ann and Ron Troxel of Eckert.
Please join the couple on Saturday, July 30, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the lower level fellowship hall of the church located at the corner of 3rd and Aspen, Cedaredge. A program is planned for 3 p.m. Cards are welcome, but no gifts, please.
The Troxels will leave the area shortly to reside with their daughter in California.
The seventh annual Eckert Crane Days, the annual viewing of the sandhill cranes migrating north from New Mexico through Colorado's West Slope, will be March 16-18. Representatives from the Black Canyon Chapter of the Audubon Society (BCAS) will be at the viewing site east of Eckert at Fruitgrowers Reservoir, 9 to 11 a.m. each day, to answer questions and provide binoculars and spotting scopes.