The Valley Youth Orchestra is pleased to present "A Night at the Movies" Saturday, March 17, at Delta High School, 1400 Pioneer Road in Delta. The evening fundraiser begins with a silent auction starting at 4:30, dinner at 5:30 and the concert at 7 p.m.
The VYO features string players ages 5 to 18 from throughout the region who will be playing pieces from Mary Poppins, Pirates of the Carribean, Phantom of the Opera, The Wizard of Oz and other films. Dinner is being provided by the Altrusa Club of Delta. Tickets can be purchased from orchestra members or online at http://valleysymphony.net/vyo.
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.