The Blue Sage Center for the Arts is seeking photographers to capture the essence of Paonia in the biennial "Picture Paonia" photography event.
On Saturday, Sept. 9, photographers will have 12 hours to take a photo, indoors or outdoors, within a one-mile radius of the Blue Sage, that captures the essence of Paonia. They then have until 7 p.m. to get their photographs certified.
Participants have 10 days to submit three of their best gallery-ready photos for judging. Early registration is $15 for the first photo, and $10 for each additional photo, with a deadline of Friday, Sept. 2. Same-day registration is $25/$15. Kids 17 and younger can enter the youth division for a $10 fee, plus $5 for each additional photo.
Details are available at BlueSage.org, by calling 527-7243, or at the Blue Sage between noon-5 p.m. Monday, and Thursday-Saturday.
Delta Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) will be holding its annual fireworks show at Confluence Park on Wednesday, July 4, having received approval from Delta City Council at the council's June 5 meeting.
The DVFD has 28 volunteers and expects to have eight to 10 firefighters from Cedaredge join them this year.