The Curry/Del Norte Orchestra begins rehearsals for another season on Sept. 10. The orchestra rehearses from 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday evenings at the United Methodist Church in Smith River. Especially needed are string players. If you play a violin, viola, cello or string bass, you are encouraged to join. Other instrumentalists needed are a clarinetist, a trombonist, and French horn players. Interested musicians are asked to contact conductor Gary DeRoest in Gold Beach, Ore. at (541) 247-7210.

- Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness, Triplicate staff