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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

 

HMS Listen and Learn Series: Adventures in Communication Land

  • HMS will present a Healthcare Listen and Learn Series on Tuesday, May 23rd from 5 to 6:30 pm at the HMS Community Health Center in Silver City and Wednesday, May 24th from 5 to 6:30 pm at the HMS Lordsburg Clinic. Pat Rowan will present “Say What?  Adventures in Communication Land” to offer tips on recognizing and overcoming communication barriers.  Call 597-2727

HMS Presents Senior Center Site Adjustment Meeting

  • HMS will be hosting a Public Meeting on Wednesday,May 24, 2017 at 5:00pm at The Grant County Veteran’s Memorial Business & Conference Center.  The purpose of the meeting will be to inform the community about the transition and adjustments HMS will make as they take over operations of four Grant County Senior Center sites.  Call 388-1511

Practical Tools for Facilitation Workshop

  • The Nonprofit Resource Group is offering a workshop on Practical Tools for Facilitation from 1 to 4 pm on Thursday, May 25th. Learn tried and true methods for helping groups think, talk and work together.  The cost to attend is $25 and seating is limited.  Call 597-0035

AARP Events: Caregiver Resources, Adapting, Fighting Fraud and Driver Safety Course

  • AARP will host several events across Silver City on May 25th and 26th. On Thursday from 6 to 8 pm learn about available resources for people providing unpaid care for an older loved one.  On Friday from 9:30 to 10, learn ways to live and engage within an ever-changing world.  From 10 to 11:30, fight back against fraud, and from noon to 4:30 take an AARP Driver Safety Course.  Call 317-385-8874 to learn more

Wildworks: Wind Power Activities

  • There will be a special WildWorks Youth Space at the Silver City Public Library on Friday, May 25th at 4 pm. Youth ages 10 and up are invited to try out wind power activities provided by the New Mexico State Library, for free, or participate in regular WildWorks activities.  Call 538-3672

Wild, Wild West Pro Rodeo in Silver City

  • The 27th annual Wild, Wild West Pro Rodeo will be held May 31st through June 3rd. The live action starts Wednesday night with the Boys and the Bulls; Thursday night is Tough Enough to Wear Pink Night, as well as Family Night; Friday and Saturday are both full rodeo.  Gates open at 6:30 with Mutton Bustin’ beginning at 7:30

Summer Reading Program Registration

  • Registration is open for the 2017 Summer Reading Program at the Silver City Public Library. The Summer Reading Program kicks on of June 7th.  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.

DivorceCare Seminar and Support Group

  • DivorceCare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing divorce and separation will begin on Wednesday, June 7th at 6 pm at Calvary Chapel. Seminars include facing anger, facing loneliness, new relationships, kid care and forgiveness.  Call 538-1631

HMS Jump Into Summer Family Fun Day

  • Join Hidalgo Medical Services at Gough Park in Silver City on Saturday, June 10th from 11 am to 3 pm for the 9th annual Jump Into Summer Family Fun Day! The event highlights the importance of family fitness and nutrition through fun activities, games and booths

Widowed and Single Persons Meeting

  • The Widowed and Single Persons of Grant County will hold their monthly meeting will be held June 12th at 10:30 am at Cross Point Assembly of God Church. Judy O’Loughlin will talk about Easy Eating.  Call 537-3643

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

WNMU Presents First Annual Fiesta Latina

  • The first annual Fiesta Latina will take place Father’s Day weekend, June 16th through the 18th on the WNMU campus. Experience Latin Cultures through artisans, music, performances, Tequila Tasting, children’s activities and more.  Visit fiestalatina.org for more information

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

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

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