The Nature Connection, a hub of outdoor recreation for students and their families in Delta County and Olathe, is hosting a series of planning meetings to create community-specific plans for providing youth and their families opportunities to enjoy outdoor activities including skiing, hiking, biking, rafting and kayaking, archery, camping and more.
Meeting times and locations are as follows:
Cedaredge -- 6-8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29, Cedaredge High School;
Olathe -- 3:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12, Olathe Elementary School;
Delta -- 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13, Bill Heddles Recreation Center; and
North Fork area -- 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, 5-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, The Nature Connection, 397 Bulldog Street, Hotchkiss.
For details, visit www.thenatureconnection.net, contact Anita Evans at 970-901-1459, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.