Adult and youth archery programs are under way at the Ellen Hansen Smith Center, located next to the football field at Paonia Town Park. The After School Archery Program (ASAP) for kids ages 4 through high school will be held from 3-5 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays beginning Jan. 15. Kids must be able to pull a bow and have a parent accompany them. Pre-registration is not required, but parents will need to fill out a form.
A free beginner adults program is under way and is held from 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Adult league competitions are held Tuesdays and Saturdays, beginning with a session from 6-7 p.m., followed by competition beginning at 7 p.m. and ending around 9 p.m.
A traditional adult archery competition begins Thursday, Jan. 11, with warm-ups from 5-7 p.m. and league action from 6-8 p.m.
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.