Upcoming Events

  1. 32nd Annual Tour of the Gila

    April 18 - April 22
  2. Great American Cleanup Day/Deming

    April 21 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  3. Cliff FFA Scholarship Benefit Dinner

    April 21 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  4. Continental Divide Trail Days

    April 27 - April 29

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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

 

  • Tour of the Gila is happening April 18-22nd. Many teams are coming from all over the world. This year we even have a team coming from Australia. There is a wide field of professional cyclists and amateurs coming. The race would not be possible without volunteers. If you would like to help with this world renown event, 3rd largest race of its kind in North America, go to www.tourofthegila.com under the experience tab, where there is a volunteer form to complete. Tour of the Gila also offers citizen races on Saturday and Sunday if you want to participate.
  • The Keep Luna County Beautiful organization is calling on volunteers of all ages to lend a hand at the “Great American Cleanup Day” on Saturday, April 21st at Court House park at 8:00 A.M. Volunteers will be awarded with an appreciation picnic in addition to door prizes being drawn.
  • The Cliff FFA Alumni is hosting their annual Lori Norris scholarship benefit dinner and dance. Get ready to have some great food and dance the night away!  There will also be a silent auction where you can bid on items donated by local businesses and individuals. Dinner starts a 6:00 pm, where they are serving smoked brisket and all the trimmings. Dance starts at 8:00 pm with the tunes of the Bucky Allred band. This is all happening at the Cliff Exhibit building at the Grant County Fairgrounds on April 21st. Get your tickets in Silver City at Country Girls Nursery and Tammy’s Café in Cliff or from any FFA or Alumni member.
  • Continental Divide Trail Days will be held from April 27th to 29 and hosted at the location of Western New Mexico University in Silver City. Trail Days is a weekend of festivity that brings together CDT hikers and outdoor enthusiasts in southwest New Mexico. All Trail days activities are free and open to the public. Go to continentaldividetrail.org for schedules and additional information.
  • The City of Bayard is requesting for community volunteers to paint the fire hydrants around town on Saturday, April 28th. Volunteers will be meeting at 9:00 A.M. at Bayard City Hall, located at 800 Central Avenue.
  • Literacy Link Leamos  and the Silver City Public Library invite Grant County residents to attend “Love Your Library Day” on Saturday, April 28th, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM. This year, Cooper Street will be closed between College Avenue and 8th Street for the event. Live music will be provided in addition to free books, free replacement library cards, food, and plenty of kid’s activities.
  • On Saturday, April 28th, the WNMU History Program welcomes the public to a living history presentation titled, “NISEI,  the Greatest Generation: Soldiers, Protesters, and Prisoners of World War II.” This special presentation focuses on the experiences of Japanese Americans during World War II. The event will be held at WNMU’s Light Hall Auditorium, located at 1000 West College Avenue in Silver City from 1:00 to 3:00 P.M. This program and is free and open to the public.
  • The Jammer’s” will be playing for your dancing and listening pleasure at Morgan Hall, located at 109 East Pine Street in Deming, on Sunday, April 29th from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. This is a free event. Coffee and homemade cookies will be served. Tell you friends and see you there!
  • Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 5th, for “Give Grandly!”, a twenty-four-hour community-giving marathon to support more than 50 nonprofit organizations. It’s simple, fast and partners will match a portion of your donation. To give online, go to give grandly dot org or visit with non-profits and make your donation in person at the Give Grandly Celebration on Saturday, May 5th from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm at the Silver City Farmer’s Market, located at 7th and Bullard streets in Historic Downtown Silver City. Give a Little, Give a Lot, Give Local. Give Grandly!
  • In honor of Mental Health Awareness month, Presbyterian Medical Services will be hosting their first annual “Go-Green, De-Stress Fest” event from 10:00 A.M. to 12 noon on May 12th, at the Holy Family Parish Center, located at 615 South Copper Street in Deming. The event will highlight ways to combat stress with each exhibit targeting stress-relieving interventions and providing information to resources to the public.
  • The 2018 county election season has begun. Important dates are as follows: voter registration closes and absentee voting beings on May 8th; early voting begins on May 19th and ends on June 2nd; and the Primary Election is June 5th. Offices appearing on the ballot in Grant, Luna and Hidalgo counties are: County Commissioners District 1 & 2, County Assessor, County Sheriff, Probate Judge, and Magistrate Judge. The official candidate guide and more information about the March 13th filing can be found at sos.state.nm.us.
  • Yoga for Veterans is a free class offered every Tuesday to all Veterans in Grant County through May 29th from 5:00 to 6:00 P.M. in the WNMU MEcha Building . It is a gentle class to improve range of motion, sense of well- being, sleep and attitude. All are welcome regardless of age, ability, experience or mood. There will be some benefit to all who attend. Make sure to wear comfortable clothing.
  • The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with TLC Construction will be reconstructing the roadway on Highway 15 from Mile Post 0 to 1.21. They will be installing curb and gutter, sidewalk and bike lanes. Detours will be in place and traffic is asked to reduce speed and use caution, seek an alternate route if possible. Hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday. Construction is scheduled to begin at the end March and will be completed by spring of 2019.
  • 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.

 

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