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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

 

Summer Reading Program Registration

  • It’s time for the 2017 Summer Reading Program at the Silver City Public Library.  Stop by the library front desk to register, and bring your library card if you have one.  Children to age 18 do not have to be present to register.  Call 538-3672.

Cobre School Summer Lunch Program

  • The Cobre Consolidated Schools Summer Lunch Program will run June 12th through July 28th at 11 am at the following locations: Bayard Community Park, Hurley Elementary, San Lorenzo Church, Santa Clara Viola Stone Park. Free Lunch is available to everyone ages 1-18.  Call 537-4055

Silver City Woman’s Club School Supply Drive

  • The Silver City Woman’s Club will hold their annual School Supply Drive to benefit local students in need from June 1st through July 29th. Items needed include glue sticks, sanitizers, backpacks, rubber erasers, dry board markers and erasers, spiral notebooks, #2 pencils, 2 GB jump drives, Kleenex and children’s books.  Drop off donations Mondays from 10 to noon or call 534-0505 for other arrangements

“The Peanuts Movie” to be Shown at Silver City Library

  • Children and families are invited out on Tuesday, June 20th at 2 pm for a Summer Reading Program Children’s Movie. The Silver City Public Library will show “The Peanuts Movie” for free, no registration necessary. There will also be an adult craft time from 4 to 5:30 pm.  Call 538-3672.

Yo-Yo Master Luke Renner at Silver City Public Library

  • Luke Renner, yo-yo master, will perform at the Silver City Public Library on Wednesday, June 21st at 10:30 am as part of the Summer Reading Program. Luke has over 25 years of yo-yo performance experience, and this free show is open to family members of all ages.  Call 538-3672.

Salvage Art Club at the Library: CD Dreamcatcher

  • Children ages 6 to 12 are invited to the Silver City Public Library Summer Reading Program Salvage Art Club on Thursday, June 22nd from 10:30 to 11:30. “Build a Better World” by making a recycled CD Dreamcatcher.  No registration is required but there is a 35 participant limit.  Free tickets to this program will be given out starting at 11am.  Call 538-3672.

Rural Bookmobile West June Schedule

  • On Thursday, June 22nd, the Rural Bookmobile West will be in Mimbres at the Living Harvest Bakery at 9:45, and the Sapillo Creek Fire Station at Lake Roberts at 11:45, and Doc Cambell’s Post near the Gila Cliff Dwellings at 2:30. Call 505-841-5250

Teen Hangout at Silver City Public Library: Balloon Animals

  • There will be a free Teen Hangout at the Silver City Public Library on Friday, June 23rd beginning at 2 pm for teens and tweens. There will be video games, board games, a special activity and more every Friday during the Summer Reading Program.  This Friday will be Balloon Animals.  Call 538-3672

Christian Music Extravaganza at Gough Park

  • Brewer Hill Baptist Church will present a Christian Music Extravaganza on Saturday, June 24th. Head out to Gough Park from 5 to 9 pm to hear local Gospel singers during this free concert.  Call 443-230-6209

Independence Day Call for Vendors and Floats

  • Heroes of Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow will be the theme for this year’s Independence Day Parade in Silver City. If you are interested in participating in the parade or having a vendor booth in Gough Park, visit the July 4th calendar listing on the Chamber Website at SilverCity.org and click the link to submit an application.  The deadline to apply is June 28th.  Call 538-3785

Independence Day Celebration in Silver City

  • Heroes: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow is the theme for this year’s Independence Day Celebration in Silver City. Join your friends and neighbors in Gough Park Downtown Silver City for the Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast, live music, vendors, fundraisers and more all day long – and don’t miss the parade beginning at 10 am and the First American Bank Fireworks Show when it gets dark.  Call 538-3785

Independence Day Celebration in Deming

  • For our Deming listeners, the Annual Fourth of July celebration will be held at the courthouse park from 10 am to 5pm. The event will begin with a parade down Gold Street, followed by festivities at the park including games, music, vendors, food and prizes.  Call 546-9358

Independence Day Celebrations in Lordsburg and Rodeo

  • For our Hidalgo County listeners, don’t miss one of the finest 4th of July Firework displays in the area! The display begins at dusk at Short Park in Lordsburg.  In Rodeo, don’t miss the parade, community BBQ, cake auction, dance and fireworks display.  Call 542-9864

Reduce Rate Rabies Vaccination Clinic

  • The Humane Society will hold its monthly reduce rate rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, July 8th from 9 am to noon at the High Desert Humane Society, 3050 South Cougar Way. Please remember state and local ordinances require rabies vaccinations for all dogs and cats over the age of 3 months.  Call 538-9261.

Widowed Persons Monthly Meeting

  • The Widowed and Single Persons of Grant County monthly meeting is scheduled for Monday, July 10th beginning at 10:30 am at Cross Point Assembly of God Church. Ellen Brown from the Forest Service will talk about Forest Service activities and current events.  Call 537-3643

Senior Olympics State Summer Games

  • The New Mexico Senior Olympics State Summer Games will be held July 19th through the 23rd in Albuquerque. All athletes age 50 and older are encouraged to sign up now for their favorite sport or sports.  Anyone can participate in the statewide Senior Olympics this year, and participants are not required to prequalify at regional Olympics.  Call 888-623-6676

Silver City Clay Festival

  • The Silver City Clay Festival will take place July 22nd through the 30th in Silver City. This year’s festival will explore clay art, archaeology, petroglyphs, mining and geology, and farm-to-table foods and land use.  Visit ClayFestival.com for details on events

Volunteers Needed to Transport Veterans

  • The Silver City area is in need of volunteer drivers and a volunteer transportation coordinator to transport veterans to their VA appointments.  Both positions are non-paid.  Without these essential positions, the Silver City area may have to terminate this transportation service.  To volunteer, or for more information, call 590-3172

El Grito Early Head Start Program

  • Build a lifelong foundation of health, growth and learning with El Grito Early Head Start, a free, federally-funded community-based program for low-income families with children ages 0-3 and expectant mothers.  El Grito Early Head Start is now accepting applications for eligible children and families.  For more information, or to apply, call 538-5459

Big Brothers Big Sisters Seeking “Bigs”

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters Mountain Region is reaching out to adults in the community to consider becoming a volunteer. Big Brothers Big Sisters mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1-to-1 relationships.  “Bigs” must be at least 18 years old and pass a background check before being matched to a “Little.”  Call 523-9530

 

 

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 Little Toad on Bullard. 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 1 middle school, Key Clubs is 3 high schools, CKI at WNMU, and Aktion Club. Membership to Kiwanis is open. Call Past-President, Sabrina Pack,  575-538-3396, 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 Yankie Creek 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