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Delta County Reads is a program that brings the community together to read a book and then watch the corresponding film. Delta County Libraries, along with the Blue Sage Literary Committee and the Paradise Theatre, have expanded the program each year since it began in 2016.

Winter Gear Lending Program: The Nature Connection and Delta County Libraries have partnered to bring more opportunities to explore and play outside in and around Delta County. New in 2020, the Cedaredge Library will have a fleet of snowshoes available to borrow. The mission of this partners…

Have you ever taken a course, or done a Bible study that has changed your life? There is a class called Perspectives on the World Christian Movement that has done that for many on the Western Slope who have taken the class. This year it will be offered on Wednesday evenings, starting Jan. 29…

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The Ouray County Performing Arts Guild is pleased to present the annual San Juan Chamber MusicFest, OCPAG's flagship event, featuring a group of musicians of international acclaim, under the artistic direction of renowned concert pianist Max Levinson. Markus Placci returns on violin, Melissa…

Registration is now being accepted for the Colorado River District annual seminar on Sept. 18. A one-day briefing on important Colorado River challenges, this year's theme is "Uncertainty: You can count on it -- Feast or famine on the Colorado River." As the theme suggests, the historical po…

Dee Friesen will present "Biography of a Star" at the 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13 meeting of the Black Canyon Astronomical Society (BCAS). The meeting will be held at the Lion's Clubhouse, 602 North Nevada Avenue, Montrose. How was the sun formed, how long will it live, and what will happen to t…

The eighth annual Pea Green Pedal and Fun Run happens Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Lion's Pavilion at Confluence Park in Delta. Hosted by the Delta County Memorial Foundation, this family-friendly event offers activities for people of all ages and skill levels. There will be a 40- and 20-mile b…

Learn a sport to last a lifetime. Bill Heddles Recreation Center and Christian Curtis are offering tennis clinics for youth ages 8-13. These clinics are three weeks, Sept. 7, 14 and 21, and participants can learn/review basic tennis skills such as stance, ground strokes, net play, serve, str…

The Truth Project, a 12-week video series offering a worldview training with Dr. Del Tackett and produced by Focus on the Family, will begin at 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18 at Grand Mesa Southern Baptist Church, 110 SE Jay Avenue at Highway 65 in Cedaredge. Admission is free. Bring family and frie…

At 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, MaryAnn and Marty Rathburn, along with siblings, grandchildren and a great nephew will present a music program at Cedaredge Chapel of the Cross. MaryAnn and Marty will sing songs written by, among others, James Taylor, Dan Fogelberg and Neil Young. Larry Eklund (Co…

Black Canyon Camera Club meets at 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month and at 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at the First Church of God on 11th and Howard in Delta. As always, you can bring up to three pictures for reviews. This month's program is how to publish a book of pho…

The Delta County Libraries offer many educational and entertaining activities and events for you and your family to enjoy. If you want to know what else your library is offering, please contact the library or visit the Delta County Libraries website at www.deltalibraries.org.

Register your child for the City of Delta's Start Smart Tennis Program. Start Smart Tennis will begin on Sept. 7, 14 and 21 on Saturday mornings at 9 a.m. Start Smart Tennis is a developmentally appropriate introductory tennis program for children 5-7 years old. Start Smart Tennis prepares c…

To help hunters be better prepared to field dress their game, Colorado Parks and Wildlife is offering a seminar from 6-9 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 14, at the Montrose CPW office, 2300 S.Townsend Ave. CPW officers will explain techniques for preparing animals in the field, transporting them, and …

The Delta County Libraries offer many educational and entertaining activities and events for you and your family to enjoy. If you want to know what else your library is offering, please contact the library or visit the Delta County Libraries website at www.deltalibraries.org.

The Arts Coalition of Delta County (AC/DC) is forming a new singing group. Called the "Delta County 12 Disciples, the vocal and instrumental group similar to a "praise band" will feature up to 12 selected vocalists and four alternates. They will perform around Delta County. Once the AC/DC's …

Delta First Church of God invites children attending kindergarten through grade six to attend "Fun Days For Kids," the week of July 29-Aug. 4. There will also be a closing program at 10:15 a.m. Sunday, Aug 4. The program runs from 6-8:30 p.m. daily at 1102 Howard St.

Bill Heddles Recreation Center will host the AARP Smart Driver program Monday, Aug. 19, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pre-registration is required by calling 856-6924.

The Delta County Libraries offer many educational and entertaining activities and events for you and your family to enjoy. If you want to know what else your library is offering, please contact the library or visit the Delta County Libraries website at www.deltalibraries.org.

Delta High School class of 1979 is planning a day of fun and activities for its 40th class reunion. Catch up with old friends and create new memories.

Senior CommUnity meals are served at four dining sites in Delta County -- Cedaredge Community Center (Monday-Thursday), Delta Community Center (Monday-Friday), Hotchkiss Senior Center (Monday-Thursday) and Paonia Senior Citizen Center (Monday, Wednesday and Friday). Meals on Wheels are also …

City of Delta, Bill Heddles Recreation Center and Christina Curtis have joined to offer tennis instruction for boys and girls 8-13 years.

In partnership with area counties, the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests will host several public open houses on the working draft of the GMUG Forest Plan. The first of the six open house events is scheduled from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, July 9 at Heritage Hall, 403 E. Bridge St…

Delta County Women's Connection will host its Thursday, July 11 event for the women of Delta and surrounding areas from 5:30-7 p.m. This month's presentation is "Bold Stripes, Bright Stars, Brave Hearts: A Tribute to Women in the Military."

The Delta County Libraries offer many educational and entertaining activities and events for you and your family to enjoy. If you want to know what else your library is offering, please contact the library or visit the Delta County Libraries website at www.deltalibraries.org.

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The public is invited to join us as we celebrate the 32nd annual 'Sunday in the Park' at Ridgway's Hartwell Park on Sunday, July 7. Activities will begin at 10 a.m. followed by our traditional outdoor western barbecue with all the trimmings -- FREE to all who attend.

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The Delta County Libraries offer many educational and entertaining activities and events for you and your family to enjoy. If you want to know what else your library is offering, please contact the library or visit the Delta County Libraries website at www.deltalibraries.org.

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Ginny Wise Family and Friends will perform at Cedaredge Chapel of the Cross on Sunday, June 30 at 4 p.m. Admission is by donation. Ginny has a bachelor of science degree in music performance on the clarinet and will be playing a variety of classical, popular and jazz songs, accompanied by Sh…

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Montrose Kayak and Surf presents free river surfing demo nights at the Montrose Water Sports Park every Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. beginning June 19 through Aug. 7. Bring your own gear, such as wetsuit, helmet and personal flotation device if you have it. If you do not have your own gear, so…

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Good News Jail & Prison Ministry, Delta County Ministerial Fellowship and Charis Ministry are hosting an open house as an introduction to Chaplain Ryan Dyer and his wife Emily.

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The Delta Museum is offering free admission on Fridays through October. The museum is located at the corner of 3rd and Meeker and is open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Fridays. Popular features include a Victorian butterfly collection, old log cabin with a life-size Alferd Packer doll, a dinosaur exh…

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Blues-rock guitar wizard, vocalist and songwriter Tinsley Ellis will give a free performance at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 27, as part of The Mad Dog Summer Concert Series in Crawford.

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Blues-rock guitar wizard, vocalist and songwriter Tinsley Ellis will give a free performance as part of The Mad Dog Summer Concert Series in Crawford at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 27.

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On June 30, Olathe Bible Baptist Church, located at 112 Main Street in Olathe, will celebrate "God and Country Day." The celebration will begin at 10:30 a.m., and is intended to recognize and honor all veterans, current military, law enforcement, fire protection, first responders and communi…

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The 12th season of the highly anticipated Ridgway Concert Series kicks off on Independence Day. Eight fantastic bands will be presented over the course of four Thursday evenings in July. The entire series is free to the public. Events are family-friendly and include a popular children's acti…

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The City of Delta is offering a children's gun safety course at Bill Heddles Recreation Center in Delta. Classes are Monday July 15, or Tuesday, July 16, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This course is designed for children ages 5-12, accompanied by a parent or guardian (required). There will no no gu…

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Join the Montrose Community Band at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 30, for the 17th annual patriotic concert at the Montrose Pavilion. The band will be playing marches, patriotic songs and ballads. The concert is free. For more information visit www.montroseband.com or call 970-596-1188.

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The public is invited to Delta Fine Arts' annual Art Show the month of June at the Creamery Arts Center, 165 W. Bridge St., Hotchkiss. This show features local artistic talent including watercolors, oils/acrylics, pastels, photography, drawings and sculptures and more. Students are invited t…

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The 12th season of the highly anticipated Ridgway Concert Series kicks off on Independence Day, Thursday, July 4 this year. Eight fantastic bands will be presented over the course of four Thursday evenings in July. The entire series is free to the public. Events are family-friendly and inclu…

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On Tuesdays and Thursdays, Delta Senior Citizens serves lunch at the Delta Community Center, 427 Meeker St., beginning at 12 noon. Suggested donation for Tuesday-Thursday lunches is $3. Here is the menu for June.

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Black Canyon Camera Club meets at 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of the month and at 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month at the First Church of God, 11th and Howard in Delta. As always, you can bring up to three pictures for reviews. This month's program is night sky photography. The pub…

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Senior CommUnity meals are served at four dining sites in Delta County -- Cedaredge Community Center (Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday), Delta Senior Center (Monday-Wednesday-Friday), Hotchkiss Senior Center (Monday-Wednesday-Friday) and Paonia Senior Citizen Center (Monday-Wednesday-Friday). Meal…

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Cedaredge Library is teaming up with The Nature Connection again this summer for exciting outdoor programs. Youth ages 10-14 are invited to register for fly fishing on Grand Mesa with instructor David Holt. All equipment is provided.

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Rodeo Bible Camp ministries are accepting a few more entries for the June 6-9 event to be held in the Kier Ranch in Eckert. Several division entries are still open and may be registered at the website: cowboyatthecross.com or by calling Shane Kier at 970-216-7455 or Andrew Bowman at 275-9238…

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The Chapel of the Cross announces its 2019 concert series. Performances are scheduled Sundays at 4 p.m. and Thursdays at 7 p.m., during the months of June, July and August. Admission is by donation.

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A replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall is heading to Delta, an occasion that will be marked by a multi-day Salute to Armed Forces Festival in Confluence Park. An estimated 15,000 to 20,000 people are expected to visit the wall and participate in the festival June 6-9.

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In conjunction with Outdoor Heritage Day, Fort Uncompahgre is hosting an open house highlighting the upcoming summer camps for kids ages 8-12.

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Bill Heddles Recreation Center will host the AARP Smart Driver program Monday, June 17, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Save money on insurance and keep up on newer traffic laws. The cost is $15 for AARP members and $20 for non-members. Pre-registration is required; call Carol at 970-399-3113 to register.

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The public is invited to Delta Fine Arts' annual Art Show the month of June at the Creamery Arts Center, 165 W. Bridge Street, Hotchkiss. This show features local artistic talent including watercolors, oils/acrylics, pastels, photography, drawings and sculptures and more. Students are invite…

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Colorado writer, photographer and columnist Carolyn White will be signing both her books, "Bricks underneath a Hoop Skirt" and "Trucks are for Girls," on Saturday, June 8, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Barnes & Noble bookstore, located at 2451 Patterson Road in Grand Junction.

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The First Baptist Church of Cedaredge is offering a free vacation Bible School to be held June 3-7. This program is for children ages 4 through entering sixth grade and runs from 8:45 a.m. to 12 noon. Children may register on the first day or preregister by going to the website: cedaredgefbc.org.

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The Delta County Rock, Gem and Mineral Show will be held Saturday, June 1, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Bill Heddles Recreation Center, 531 N. Palmer Street in Delta.

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The Delta County Libraries offer many educational and entertaining activities and events for you and your family to enjoy. If you want to know what else your library is offering, please contact the library or visit the Delta County Libraries website at www.deltalibraries.org.

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Summer is finally here and it is time to get connected to the great outdoors! Delta County residents are fortunate to be surrounded by some great public lands and waterways. So come check out the gateway for summer fun and adventures at the Outdoor Heritage Day, Saturday, June 1, in Delta's …

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Zany characters, hilarious dialogue, side-splitting lyrics and shocking special effects -- that's what will electrify you as Magic Circle Players present Mel Brooks' musical Young Frankenstein. You'll be in stitches and dancing in your seats as the energy from the large cast ensemble brings …

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Certified instructors Dave Brown and Christopher McMillan will lead a "Handgun Safety" class at Bill Heddles Recreation Center Saturday, May 11, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Proper completion of this class allows you to apply for a concealed handgun permit in Colorado. Course consists of safety and…

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