Upcoming Events

  1. Chronic Disease Self-Management Program

    February 20 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  2. Nonprofit Resource Group Brown Bag Lunch

    February 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  3. Ft. Bayard Winter Film Series

    February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Chronic Disease Self Management Program

    February 27 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
  5. Ft. Bayard Winter Film Series

    March 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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 Silver City Radio Community Calendar

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  •   If you are interested in submitting a PSA for consideration for airing and posting on SilverCityRadio.com please send it to us for consideration at least two weeks prior to your event.  Learn more about PSA submission here. Phone: 575-538-3396 Fax: 575-388-1759 Email: events@silvercityradio.com

 

  • AARP, in cooperation with the Internal Revenue Service, will prepare and file Federal and/or New Mexico State income taxes, for seniors 60 and above, and taxpayers with low income. This free service will be provided at Watts Hall, located at the corner of Highway 180 and Swan Street in Silver City. The service is by appointment only.  You can sign up in person at the Silver City Library or Silver City Senior Center.  Appointments will begin on Tuesday, February 6th.

 

  • The Widowed and Single Persons of Grant County monthly meeting is Monday, February 12th, at 10:30 am at Cross Point Assembly of God Church located at 11600 Hwy 180 East. The speaker is Ellen Brown, from the U.S. Forest Service. All singles are welcome. For information call 575-537-3643.

 

  • The Gilawriters Expressive Writing Group is welcoming writers of all levels to participate. All writing is done during the session and there is nor charge. The meeting is February 13th  at the Murray Ryan Visitor Center from 1:30 P.M. to 3:30 P.M.. Call 575-534-0207 for more information.

 

  • Yoga for Veterans, a Beginner-friendly yoga classes to relieve stress and pain, increase relaxation, health and well- being is being held on February 13th at 5:00 P.M. at the Western New Mexico University M.E.Ch.A Building. All veterans within Grant County are welcome. Call 575-538-6871 for additional information.

 

  • The “Women Embracing Recovery” group is meeting on February 16th at 5:30 P.M. at La Clinica Health & Birth Center, located at 3201 Ridge Loop at 32nd Street in Silver City. The meeting is limited to female Al-Anon members and prospective members.  Call Karen at 575-313-7094 for more information.

 

  • Come celebrate Silver City’s Territorial Charter Day on Saturday, February 17th from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Planned activities include: current and past local officials in period costume; 5K Fun Run and Children’s Run; Charter Day deals at local merchants; and period actors and tours at Fort Bayard. In addition there will be live music, mining activities, and historic tours. Visit SCTerritorialCharter on Facebook for a full schedule.

 

  • The Permaculture Silver City group will be meeting on Saturday, February 17th from 1:00 to 3:00 P.M., at The Commons, also known as the Volunteer Center, located at 501 East 13th Street in Silver City. Contact 575-388-2988 for more information.

 

  • The Nonprofit Resource Group will host a brown bag training on Thursday, February 22nd from 12:00 noon to 1:00 P.M., at the college Street Plaza, Suite 5, located at 301 West College Avenue in Silver City. Facilitator, Susan Wilger, will discuss how policies guide nonprofit groups. Participants must RSVP due to limited seating. To register, email NRG@frontierus.org.

 

  • Listen and learn about the connection between what you eat and how you feel. Bonnie Stone, HMS Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator, will present a program titled, “Good Food is Good Medicine” on Thursday February 22nd from 5:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. at the HMS Community Health Center in Silver City and on Friday, February 23rd from 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at the HMS Lordsburg Clinic.  This program is open to the public, call 575-597-2727 to RSVP.

 

  • Absentee Voting for the March 6th Regular Municipal Election for the Town of Silver City is currently being held at City Hall, located at 101 West Broadway, and will end on March 2nd. Voters wishing to vote by Absentee may request an application to vote by calling the Town Clerk’s Office at 534-6346.  Early Voting begins on February 14th and ends March 2nd. Voters wishing to vote prior to Election Day may come to the Town Clerk’s Office at City Hall, 101 W. Broadway, during regular business hours from 8:00 A.M.  to 5:00 P.M., Monday through Friday.

 

  • Widowed and Single Persons of Grant County monthly meeting is Monday, March 12th, at 10:30 A.M. at Cross Point Assembly of God church, located at 11600 Hwy 180 East in Silver City. The speakers will be Representative Rebecca Dow and Senator Howie Morales. All singles are welcome. For more information, call 575-537-3643.

 

  • Western New Mexico University students are offering the “Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program.” This free service, supported by Tax Help New Mexico, is for people whose household income is $54,000 or less and for those who are 65 years or older. Come to Light Hall on the WNMU campus, at 1000 West College Avenue, on Mondays and Wednesdays between 10 A.M. and 3 P.M., Tuesdays between noon and 5:30 P.M. or Thursdays between 3:00 and 6:00 p.m. The free service is available until April the 6th.

 

  • The Fort Bayard Preservation Society is featuring a Winter Film Series titled “By the Sweat of Their Brows: The Life of a Miner.” The series contains several famous films and documentaries every Thursday night through March 8th. There is free admission to the public. Visit fort bayard.org for more information and the film schedules.

 

  • There is a free seven-session program designed for family and friends caring for a loved one with dementia, and presented by the Alzheimer’s Association, New Mexico Chapter. The program is titled “Skills for Dementia Caregiving 101” and there are daytime classes being offered on Saturdays from January 27th through March 10th and evening classes on Thursdays from February 1st through March 15th. All sessions will be held at the Church of Christ fellowship hall, 1920 Little Walnut Road in Silver City. For more information or to register call 505-266-4473.

 

  • The Grant County Copper Cowbells are hosting the New Mexico Cowbells District III Workshop on Friday, March 23rd at the Grant County Conference and Veteran’s Center located at 3031 U.S. Highway 180 in Silver City. Registration is from 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 A.M. with the workshop from 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Contact Deborah at 575-654-1876.

 

  • There is a free seven-session program designed for family and friends caring for a loved one with dementia, and presented by the Alzheimer’s Association, New Mexico Chapter. The program is titled “Skills for Dementia Caregiving 101” and there are daytime classes being offered on Saturdays from January 27th through March 10th and evening classes on Thursdays from February 1st through March 15th. All sessions will be held at the Church of Christ fellowship hall, 1920 Little Walnut Road in Silver City. For more information or to register call 505-266-4473.

 

  • New Mexico State University’s Grant County Cooperative Extension Office will offer a free Chronic Disease Self-Management Program. This is an interactive group workshop to be led by certified leaders for adults of all ages living with one or more ongoing health conditions. The weekly workshop sessions will be held from 1:30 – 4:00 P.M. each Tuesday from February 6th to March 20th, at the Mimbres Roundup Lodge, in Mimbres. Call 575-388-1559 to sign up for this free program.

 

  • The “Collaboration to Help Assure No Child is Exposed to Substances” nonprofit organization (also known as C.H.A.N.C.E.S) in Deming, is asking for art donations that are needed for fundraising. The funds raised will be used to screen and treat women who are using alcohol, drugs, or tobacco while pregnant. For more information, call Edith Vasquez at 575-694-5082.

 

  • The Deming Mainstreet Program is looking for volunteers to serve on various committees and on the Board of Directors. Please call the Deming Mainstreet office at 575-546-2764 or send an email to executive director at deming mainstreet dot org.

 

  • Silver City MainStreet has a fun volunteer program created to help with special events and projects. For every three hours of volunteer service, you will receive a Silco Theater Gift Card good for one movie. It’s a win-win-win! Become a Silver City MainStreet volunteer and help make downtown Silver City vibrant! If you have any questions, call 575-534-1700.

 

  • Ambercare Hospice needs individuals to offer comfort and support to patients and their families. Hospice volunteers can read, hold a hand or simply provide listening and companionship to the families. Training is provided by the staff. Please contact Lisa Brooks at 575-546-4664.

 

  • The American Legion Allingham-Golding Post 18 is accepting donations of clothing, shoes and coats to be distributed to local homeless veterans in need. Please bring the items to 409 West College Avenue in Silver City, or call (575) 223-8661.

 

  • The Silver City Museum is excited to announce that they will be hosting the exhibit “Flamenco: From Spain to New Mexico”. This traveling exhibit will open and  on display until May 28th. For more information, please go to silvercitymuseum.org.

 

  • Don’t forget, the Grant County Veteran’s Memorial Business and Conference Center is available for parties and events. The Grant County Veterans Memorial Business and Conference Center is managed for Grant County by the Silver City Grant County Chamber of Commerce. Call 575-538-3785 or send inquiries to info@silvercity.org.

 

This has been your community calendar brought to you in part by Taylor Truck and Auto, where they buy, sell, and rent cars, too, and the Silver Bowling Center—come enjoy affordable family fun for all, open 11 to 11, 7 days a week.  If you are interested in submitting a PSA for consideration for airing and posting on SilverCityRadio.com, fax or email your request to events@silvercityradio.com at least two weeks prior to your event.

 

If you are interested in submitting a PSA for consideration for airing and posting on SilverCityRadio.com please send it to us for consideration at least two weeks prior to your event. Phone: 575-538-3396 Fax: 575-388-1759 Email: events@silvercityradio.com

Ongoing Events In Silver City

 

  • Do you have a girl who would like to belong to some great girl service organization? For information on how to enroll in Girl Scouts, call Annette, 538-2481
  • For information on how to join the International Order of the Rainbow for Girls, call Sabrina here at the station, 538-3396, for girls ages 6 to 20
  • The Puppy Dog Ranch has dogs available for adoption. Puppy Dog Rescue and Sanctuary, a non-profit charity, offers adoptable dogs that are leash trained, spayed/neutered, current on shots and tags and socialized to be around both children and adults. To make donations or to visit them, call 313-7232.
  • HIV Support Group for personal support and information as well as for friends or family.  Meets every Monday at College Street Plaza Suite #5 from 5:30 pm till 7:00pm.  Sponsored by LGBT Grant County.  For more info call Ted:   575.654.3851
  • The Silver City Squares Square Dance Club meets every Monday at 7 pm: First Presbyterian Church, 1915 N Swan Street.  For more information call 575-388-9375 or 388-422
  • The Silver City Public Library holds Story Time Tuesdays at 10:30 for children ages 0-5.  Join them for free stories, songs and rhymes, movement and simple crafts.  Call 538-3672
  • Kiwanis Club of Silver City meets every Tuesday in Silver City from noon to 1p with special luncheon speakers at the meeting room at “Wranglers” Bar & Grill, located at 2500 Hwy 180 East in Silver City. The first Tuesday of the month, during the school year, is the Kiwanis special Student of the Month recognition where ten schools bring one, special student to recognize.   All are welcome to attend any Tuesday event. Contact Silver City Radio for more information on event locations. Kiwanis is a service organization dedicated to serving children, one child at a time, in one community at a time. Kiwanis Club of Silver City presently offers in our area Terrific Kids in 10 elementary schools, Student of the Month in 10 schools, K-Kids in 1 elementary school, Builders Club in 2 middle schools, Key Clubs is 3 high schools, CKI at WNMU, and Aktion Club. Membership to Kiwanis is open. Call Club President, Alma Carson, 575-538-3787, for more information.
  • The Deming Public Library offers a free program for adults with special needs.  Join them every Tuesday at 1 pm for crafts, bingo or a movie.
  • The Silver City Public Library offers Babytime Sing & Play every Wednesday at 10:30.  Join in for free stories, songs and rhymes, and movement for infants 0-12 months and their caregivers.  Call 538-3672.
  • Gin Rummy is played every Wednesday afternoon at 1 pm at the Tranquilbuzz Coffee House, 117 West Market Street.  Beginners are welcome, and experts are challenged.  Call 534-9355
  • The Gilawriters Expressive Writing Group welcomes writers of all levels to participate in their weekly sessions held Wednesdays from 2 to 4 pm in the Market Café Meeting Room.  All writing is done during the free session.  Call 534-0207
  • The Silver City Public Library offers Future Engineers every Wednesday from 4 to 5 pm.  Children ages 6-12 are invited for free to creative construction fun with Lego, K’NEX and Strawbees.  Call 538-3672.
  • The Silver City Public Library offers WildWorks, Youth Space every Thursday at 4 pm.  Children ages 10 and up are invited out for free to hang out, experiment, create and more, including robots, electronics, games, crafting, 3D drawing, photo editing and programming.  Call 538-3672.
  • Yada Yada Yarn hosts an Open Knitting Group every Sunday from 12 – 3 pm.  They are located at 614 N Bullard: call 575-388-3350 or visit their website at http://www.yadayadayarn.com/
  • The Healing Al-Anon Group meets every Sunday at 4 pm: GRMC Conference Room.  For more information call 575-313-9400
  • The Audubon Society meets the 1st Friday of the month at 7 pm at Harlan Hall on the WNMU campus.  For more information call 388-9221.
  • The Diabetes Support Group meets the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 3:30 pm: Silver City Senior Center.  For more information call 388-0243
  • Back Country Horsemen meet the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 6 pm in the GRMC Conference Room.  For more information call 575-388-5796 or visit on the web at http://www/bchnm.org/
  • The Cancer Support Group meets the second Thursday of the month at 6 pm: Gila Regional Medical Center.  For more information call 575-388-1198
  • The Rolling Stones Gem and Mineral Society meets the second Thursday of the month, beginning with a pot-luck dinner at 6 pm before the 6:45 meeting at the Silver City Senior Center, 204 W Victoria.  Contact them by mail at PO Box 1555, Silver City, NM 88062 or visit their website at http://www.rollingstonesgms.blogspot.com/
  • The Silver City Woman’s Club meets at 10:30 am on the second Friday of each month.  The Woman’s Club is a service organization dedicated to serving the Community by supporting the local Girl Scout Council, offering WNMU scholarships, and providing hearing tests.  The Club is located at 411 Silver Heights Blvd.
  • The Silver City Aglow meets every second Saturday at the Silver City Women’s Club, located at 411 Silver Heights Boulevard at 9:30 am.  For more information contact Patti at triviso505@gmail.com
  • The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) meets every 3rd Monday at 12:30 pm at the Silver City Senior Center.  For more information call 388-1298.
  • The Prostate Cancer support group meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 6 pm in the GRMC Conference Room.  For more information call 575-388-3350
  • Corazons Unidos Cardiac Support Group meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at the GRMC Board Room. For more information call 590-2578 or email my65fx@hotmail.com
  • The Autism Circle meets the 3rd Friday of the month at 6 pm: 315 S. Hudson, Suite 26.  This support group welcomes teachers, relatives and community members who support or educate those who live with Autism.  For more information, contact Elaine Prejean at 537-5159 (elaineprejean@msn.com), Paulette Shephard at 538-3108, or Peggy Humble at 538-1983
  • The Gila Native Plant Society meets the 3rd Friday of the month at 7 pm at Harlan Hall on the WNMU campus.  For more information call 388-9221.

If you are interested in submitting a PSA for consideration for airing and posting on SilverCityRadio.com please send it to us for consideration at least two weeks prior to your event. Phone: 575-538-3396 Fax: 575-388-1759 Email: events@silvercityradio.com