Registrations are now being accepted for the Hotchkiss Home Plate youth baseball and softball programs.
Registration time for all sessions is open from 3:30-5 p.m.
Wednesday, March 14, at Crawford Montessori School and The Maloney House at the Delta County Fairgrounds in Hotchkiss.
Other dates include Friday, March 16, at the Maloney House.
Wednesday, March 21, in front of the office at Hotchkiss K8.
Friday, March 23, and at the Maloney House.
Registration fee is $40 for T-ball and coach pitch leagues; $75 for ages 9-10, 11-12, and 13-15 and is due at registration time. A copy of the child's birth certificate is required.
For questions or concerns about the programs, please contact Home Plate board through the Hotchkiss Home Plate Facebook page.
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.