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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. Call 575-538-3396 Fax: 575-388-1759 or Email: events@silvercityradio.

 

  • The Silver City Public Library located at is hosting two ukulele workshops with Aspen Black, on Friday, November 8th for adults at 3:00 P.M., and for children on Saturday, November 9th, at 11:00 A.M. The workshop for beginners who haven’t played ukulele before, and participants will be able play a song in the first five minutes. Instruments provided. There is a limit of 30 participants for each workshop. Free tickets will be distributed starting half an hour before the program begins. For more information visit silvercitypubliclibrary.org or call 575-538-3672.
  • The High Desert Humane Society will be holding its monthly reduce rate rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, November 9th from 9:00 A.M. to 12 noon at the High Desert Humane Society located at 3050 South Cougar Way in Silver City.  No appointment is necessary. Please have all dogs on a leash and all cats in a carrier.  For more information, call 575-538-9261.
  • Silver City Masons are thanking all Grant County First Responders and their families with a free “Ice Cream Social” this Saturday November 9th, from 11:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. All Law Enforcement , Fire Fighters, EMTs, and Search-rescue personnel along with their families are invited to join in for Ice Cream and socializing. The Masonic Lodge is located at 11 Ridge Road in Silver City. Carry-out cups will be provided for the local stations, for those who are on duty.
  • There will be a presentation titled “The 19th Amendment and Diversity: What it Means for Us Today”, given by Marie Johnson, New Mexico AAUW State Diversity Chair, on Sunday, November 10th from 2:00 to 3:30 P.M. at the the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Hall located at 3845 N. Swan Street in Silver City. This is a free event sponsored by the Silver City/Southwest New mexico Branch of the American Association of University Women  sharing information about the centennial anniversary of the 19th Amendment.
  • Widowed and Single Persons of Grant County monthly meeting is Monday, November 11th at 10:30 am at Cross Point Church, located at 11600 Hwy 180 East. Entertainment will be about Children, Youth and Families and Foster homes. Speaker to be announced. Cost for lunch is $12. All singles are welcome. For information call 575-537-3643.
  • Hidalgo Medical Services is inviting Grant County community members and friends to participate in a Community Meeting that will focus on the final report regarding a Grant County Collaborative Community Senior Services Plan. Come and be involved in the development of a plan that will address the needs of Grant County’s seniors on Monday, November 11th at 6:00 P.M. at the Grant County Veterans Memorial Business and Conference Center, located 3031 Highway 180 East in Silver City. This project was funded as a special initiative by Freeport McMoRan.
  • Mark your calendar for the 2019 Holiday Boutique Vendor Market and Craft Show sponsored by the Grant County Home Business Network on Friday, November 15th from 10:00 A.M. to 7:00 P.M. and Saturday November 16th from 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. at the Grant County Veterans Memorial Business and & Conference Center located at 3031 U.S Hwy 180 East in Silver City. Find perfect gifts for everyone on your list from jewelry, clothing, cosmetics, home décor, holiday craft items and much more.. And admission is FREE! Booth spaces are still available, call LaVonda Ferris at 575-534-0510. See you the Holiday Boutique Vendor Market and Craft Show, November 15th and 16th!
  • On November 14th from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 P.M., the Silver City Museum will host a talk on one the most storied ranches of the American West which is the Lyons-Campbell Ranch and its property in Cliff. Alex Ocheltree, current owner and passionate restorer, will guide attendees through the fascinating history of the ranch property. The talk will take place at the Museum’s Annex at 302 W. Broadway, and is free of charge.
  • Join beWellnm and certified broker Tom Blanchard on Thursday, November 14th from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. for a free open house that will answer your questions and get you enrolled. Open Enrollment ends December 15th, beat the deadline. For more information please call 833-To-Be-Well. or visit bewellnm.com.
  • Celebrate the Hispanic Heritage of Southwest New Mexico at the Tamal Festival Y Mas, Saturday November 16th from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. on Santa Clara. Music, games, food, arts & crafts, car show, and a torneo de huachas. For more information, call 575-537-2443 or 575-654-9889.
  • New Mexico Second Congressional District Representative Xochitl Torres Small is holding a “Congress on Your Corner” event on Saturday, November 16th from 1:30 to 3:00 P.M. at The Patio Restaurant located at 100 Cortez Avenue in Hurley. On Sunday November 17th, there will be a Town Hall hosted by Representative Torres Small from 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. at the Andres Z. Silver Conference Center located at  119 East Pine Street. Caseworkers will also be standing by to help constituents with their Social Security, Medicare, VA claims and other claims. For more information, call 575-323-6384.
  • Come and hang out with Silver City Museum volunteers and staff at a “Volunteer Gathering” on Monday, November 18th from 10:00 A.M.  to 12 Noon at the museum located at 312 West Broadway in Silver City. Attendees will hear a state-of-the-museum address from our Director Bart Roselli, covering many topics in addition to hearing about new volunteer opportunities and upcoming events.
  • A community panel and town hall discussion titled, “Brain Worthy: A Case Against Underage Drinking” will be held on Thursday, November 21st, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the WNMU Global Resource Center in Silver City. Refreshments will be provided in addition to a raffle for a $50 Amazon Gift Card. This event is presented by the Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition and funded by SAMHSA Underage Drinking Prevention Education Initiative. For more information call 575-597-0025.
  • W & N Enterprises is hosting their Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner “A Time for Sharing” on Sunday, November 24th starting a 12 Noon at the Grant County Veterans Memorial Business & Conference Center, located at 3031 U.S Highway 180 East in Silver City. Santa Claus will there giving treats to the kids along with live music provided by the Jericho Singers. This event is free to the public.
  • The official Marine Corps 2019 Toys for Tots campaign has begun Grant County. You can help a child this Christmas by leaving a new, unwrapped toy for a child ages birth through seventeen in one of the official white Toys for Tots boxes with the trademarked red train throughout Grant County before November 29.  You can also call (575) 313-9369 for more information or visit toysfortots.org for more details on corporate sponsors, the Toys for Tots mission, and how to donate online. Some local drop off locations are: Arby’s, Transitions, Calvary Chapel, Black Moon Motorcycles, Grant County Administration Building, Western Bank , Curl Up & Dye, Sun Valley Hardware, First Financial Credit Union, Fort Bayard Federal Credit Union, Walgreen’s, CVS Pharmacy, and Village of Santa Clara.
  • Come to the Holiday Fiber Arts Sale on Friday and Saturday, November 29th and 30th from 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. at the Grant County Convention Center in Silver City. You’ll find high quality weavings, knits, tapestries, quilts, silks and more in every price range. This is a FREE event. Go to fiberartscollective.org for more information.
  • Welcome the holiday season on Saturday, November 30th at 7 pm with the 29th annual Lighted Christmas Parade! The parade travels down Broadway and Bullard Streets in Downtown Silver City. Bring your family for this special holiday event loved by all. A horse-drawn wagon will be available on that Friday and Saturday to take you shopping in downtown Silver City. The parade is sponsored by the Town of Silver City, Hidalgo Medical Services, and Silver City MainStreet. Funded by Silver City Lodger’s Tax.
  • The 2020 Legislative season will get underway with the Grant County Prospectors Annual Legislative Communications Forum. The Forum will be held on Tuesday, December 3rd at 8:00 A.M. in the WNMU Light Hall Theater. Local entities seeking capital outlay funding or state governmental regulatory changes in these sectors: local governments, education, healthcare, non-profits, are invited to apply to present their requests to local legislators. The public is invited to attend to learn about legislative issues and funding needs in Grant County.
  • The New Mexico Department of Health’s Hidalgo County Public Health Office, located at 530 De Moss St in Lordsburg, will host a flu shot clinic Thursday, December 5th from 10:00 A.M. to 12 Noon and 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. The annual flu vaccination is available for no charge for children and uninsured adults, while supplies last.
  • The Village of Santa Clara will be holding their Annual Christmas Lighted Parade on Saturday, December 7th at 6:30 P.M. To participate in the parade, contact Sheila Hudman at santaclara7@villageofsantaclara.com.
  • The Silver City Museum is presenting their Annual Victorian Christmas event on Thursday, December 12th from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Put on your Victorian finest and head over for cookies, spiced cider, live music, gift exchange all-around holiday cheer and much more. Costumes encouraged but not required. For more information, call 575-597-0229.
  • The Fort Bayard National Cemetery Wreaths Across America national remembrance ceremony is scheduled for Saturday, December 14th at 10:00 A.M. Volunteers are needed for wreath placement on Friday December 13th. Visit Fort Bayard National Cemetery Wreaths America on Facebook for more information.
  • Silver City Public Library, is holding a “WildWorks” makerspace every Thursday at 4:00 P.M. for kids ages 10 and up to experiment and create with robots, electronics, games, crafting, 3D drawing, photo editing and more. This is a free program and no registration is necessary. The Silver City Public Library is located at 515 West College Avenue.
  • The Silver City Public Library is offering programs for kids over the summer including “Future Engineers” every Wednesday from 4:00 to 5:30 P.M. and The Little Artist Club every Thursday at 10:30 A.M. Group tours and special group storytimes are available with advance scheduling; please call 575-538-3672 and ask for the Children’s Librarian.
  • Every Tuesday at the Silver City Library at 4:00 P.M., kids ages 6-12 are invited to play and explore collaboratively with Minecraft in a social setting. If you have a Minecraft account, bring your login information. If you do not, the library will provide a log-in for you. Free, no registration necessary. The Silver City Library is located at 515 College Avenue in Silver City.
  • The Lordsburg Hidalgo Library offers Makerspace and Legos every day after school from 4:00 to 5:00 PM. The program is free and open to all students. For more information, call the library at 575-542-9646.
  • New Mexico Workforce Connection, partner of the American Job Center Network, is offering Youth Services for In-School and Out-of-School Youth in Deming. Get tutoring, learn about job readiness, gain work experience and much more. Visit with a representative today by calling 575-546-0192.
  • “The Jammers” will be playing for your dancing and listening pleasure every Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. in Deming at Morgan Hall located 109 East Pine Street. This is a free event each Sunday running through the end of April. Light will be served.
  • The “TOPS” Take off Pounds Sensibly Chapter #0288 meets on Thursdays at 5:30 P.M. at the First Presbyterian Church located at 1915 North Swan Street in Silver City. Come meet the members, get tips on getting started and think about joining us to make your life healthy. For more information, call 505-934-1182.
  • Adult Computer Literacy Classes are being held at the Bayard Public Library from 10:00 A.M to 1:00 P.M. every Tuesday at their location at 1112 Central Avenue in Bayard. Topics include Microsoft Word, basic computer skills, email, online job applications and more. The classes are free of to the public. For more information, call 575-537-6244.
  • Would you like to socialize, share, or learn more about fiber arts?  If so, attend the monthly gathering of the Luna County Fiber Arts Group at 10 A.M., at the Luna County Extension Office, located at 210 E. Poplar Street in Deming. The group meets at the same time on the third Tuesday of each month.
  • The Deming Quilting Bees Club will be teaching beginning sewing classes for adults and children on the third Saturday of each month starting on January at the Deming Art Center located at 100 S. Gold Street. The classes will be from 10:00 A.M. to noon and supplies will be furnished. Call 575-546-3663 for more information. A $10 deposit is required at registration and refundable if you attend.
  • There is free help for non-profits or those considering to organize one by the Nonprofit Resource Group located in Silver City at College Plaza Suite #16, every Wednesday by appointment only. For more information, call 575-597-0035.
  • Doing you have a problem with food? Overeaters Anonymous meets at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday at the Deming Senior Citizen’s Center, 800 S. Granite Street in Deming. For more information, call Erin R. at 760-447-7474.
  • The Silver City Public Library is offering Kids Storytime and Babytime Sing and Play on Wednesdays at 10:30 A.M. and 1:00 P.M. Join in for stories, songs and rhymes, movement, and simple crafts. Storytimes are designed for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers, and Babytime for infants 0-24 months and their caregivers. These are free programs and no registration is necessary. Call 575-538-3672 for more information.
  • The Santa Clara Public Library is now open at 105 North Bayard Street in Santa Clara with the entrance at the rear of the City Hall Building. Hours of operation are Monday and Wednesday from 9:00 A.M. to 12 Noon, Tuesday and Thursday from 3:00 to 6:00 P.M and Friday from 9:00 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. There are hands on activities for the kids, storytime, and Maker Space fun math and science activities. Call Neta Pope at 575-313-1992 for additional information.
  • The Lordsburg Hidalgo Library always has a calendar full of children’s activities! Each Wednesday morning from 11:00 to 11:30 A.M. pre-schoolers can come hear a story and participate in an activity. There are after-school programs on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00 to 5:00 in addition to art activities on the 2nd, 4th and 5th Fridays of each month. Visit lordsburghildalgolibrary.com or additional information.
  • 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.

 

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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. Phone: 575-538-3396 Fax: 575-388-1759 Email: events@silvercityradio.com

Ongoing Events In the Silver City Area

 

  • Griefshare, a weekly grief support group meets every Tuesday from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the Rio Mimbres Baptist Church located at 29 Mimbres Cactus Drive in the MImbres Valley. For more information, call or text Deb at 575-313-4199.
  • 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.
  • Would you like to socialize, share, or learn more about fiber arts?  If so, attend the monthly gathering of the Luna County Fiber Arts Group at 10 A.M., at the Luna County Extension Office, located at 210 E. Poplar Street in Deming. The group meets at the same time on the third Tuesday of each month.
  • The Silver City Public Library, offers Storytime for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers every Wednesday at 10:30am, The Silver City Library is located at 515 W. College Avenue, Silver City. Join in for stories, songs and rhymes, movement, and simple crafts. This is a free program and no registration necessary. Contact the library at 575-538-3672 for more information.
  • The Silver City Library offers a kid’s Future Engineers program every Wednesday from 4:00 to 5:00 P.M. This activity is geared towards kids ages 6 through 12 and features creative construction and experimentation fun with LEGO® bricks, K’NEX®, Strawbees, circuit kits, and more! This is a free program and no registration necessary. Contact the library at 575-538-3672 for more information.
  • 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 Public Library is offering Kids Storytime and Babytime Sing and Play on Wednesdays at 10:30 A.M. and 1:00 P.M. Join in for stories, songs and rhymes, movement, and simple crafts. Storytimes are designed for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers, and Babytime for infants 0-24 months and their caregivers. These are free programs and no registration is necessary. Call 575-538-3672 for more information.
  • 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
  • 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 meeting. 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