Upcoming Events

  1. Grant County Soil & Water Meeting

    October 15 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  2. Business Expo sponsored by Freeport McMoRan

    October 16 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  3. 2018 Discover Hidalgo

    October 20 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
  4. 3rd Annual Buddy Walk for Down Syndrome Awareness

    October 20 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 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. Call 575-538-3396 Fax: 575-388-1759 or Email: events@silvercityradio.com.
  • Dr. Trevor Williams of Deming Dental Services, is offering a “Free Dental Day” tomorrow from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. at the office located at 400 South Gold Street. Dr. Williams started the “Free Dental Day” in 2010 in order to give back to the community. Patients will be offered a dental cleaning, one extraction or filling per person on a first come first served basis.
  • The HMS Lordsburg Clinic located off of DeMoss Street, is offering drive-through flu vaccination clinic on Saturday October 13th from 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.
  • The Humane Society will be holding its monthly reduce rate rabies vaccination clinic on Saturday, October 13th, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the High Desert Humane Society located at 3050 S. Cougar Way in Silver City.  No appointment is necessary.
  • The second annual Harvest Festival at The Commons is Saturday, October 13th from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. Share in a potluck of harvest treats, and enjoy all the festivities. The Commons Center for Food Insecurity and Sustainability is located at 501 East 13th Street in Silver City.
  • Come celebrate the 150th Birthday of the Village of Santa Clara from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. on Saturday, October 13th in Santa Clara. There will be a parade at 10:00 A.M. followed by a Car Show, Arts & Crafts Vendors, Games, performances by the WNMU Mariachis, food vendors, and much more. For more information, visit the village of santaclara.org.
  • The regular monthly board meeting of the Grant Soil & Water Conservation District will be held Monday, October 15, 2018, at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held in the conference room of the Natural Resources Conservation Service/Grant SWCD office located at 3082 32nd Street Bypass, Suite C, Silver City, NM.  To request a copy of the agenda or for more information, please call 575-388-1569 or email grantswcd@zianet.com. The public is welcome to attend.
  • The Deming Photo Club will meet at 9:00 A.M. on Tuesday, Oct. 16th, at the Marshall Memorial Library, located at 110 South Diamond Avenue. Members will be discussing the Southwestern New Mexico State Fair results of the Photography Show. How we can improve next year and how to prepare your photos for display.
  • Visit the “Discover Hidalgo” celebration on Saturday, October 20th at the Hidalgo County Fairgrounds, in Lordsburg, New Mexico. The celebration offers a wide variety of events and competitions – from a Classic Car Show, Mud Bogs, Fiddle Contest, Mariachi & Flamenco Dance performances and a Dutch-oven Cook off. The fun begins at 8:00 A.M. and lasts all day.  Admission is free. For more information contact the Lordsburg-Hidalgo County Chamber of Commerce at 575-542-9864.
  • Arc of New Mexico Family Support Networks of Silver City and Deming invite everyone to the 3rd Annual Buddy Walk on Saturday, October 20th from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. at Gough Park in Silver City. Celebrate, educate, and advocate for Down Syndrome Awareness and enjoy activities for the entire family. FREE registration starts at 10:00 A.M and the actual Buddy Walk starts at 12 noon.
  • Celebrate National Archaeology Day at the Mimbres Culture Heritage Site on Saturday, October 20th from 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. The Mimbres Culture Heritage Site is located off Hwy 35 between mile marker 3 and 4 on Sage Drive. For more information, call 575-536-3333.
  • The historic Village of Columbus, located just 30 miles south of Deming, will be celebrating their annual Columbus Festival on Saturday,October 20th with a parade at 10:00 A.M. followed by a day of musical entertainment, food, activities for the kids, and much more. Call 575-343-0147 for more information.
  • Catch performances of the Virus Theater’s Inaugural Fall Festival running now through October 21st at the El Sol Theater located at 406 North Bullard Street in historic Downtown Silver City and at the Buckhorn in Pinos Altos. Tickets are available at virus theater dot com.
  • The Deming Senior Citizens’ Center, will provide flu shots for seniors from 9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. on Tuesday, October 23rd, at the center, located at 800 South Granite Street. For more information, contact Alexandra at 575-546-8825.
  • The New Mexico Department of Health’s Grant County Public Health Office, located 2610 N. Silver Street, in Silver City will host a flu shot clinic on Wednesday, October 24th, from 8:00 A.M. to 12 noon and 1:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.
  • The Annual Meeting of the Southwestern Chapter of ACLU of New Mexico will be held in the Silver City Woman’s Club on Silver Heights Boulevard (Highway 180) on Friday October 26, 2018. The doors will open at 5:30 PM with light refreshments available. The program will begin at 6:00.
  • Back by popular demand, P.E.O.’s 7th annual “Purses for Every Occasion” and silent auction will take place Saturday, October 27, 2018 at First Presbyterian Church, 1915 Swan Street in Silver City.  P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization) invites you to brighten up your closet by attending their annual scholarship fundraiser.  View hand-picked purses & collectables as you enjoy an afternoon of fashion, friendship, FOOD, and fun!  Silent auction begins at noon with purse auction beginning promptly at 1:00pm.  All proceeds will benefit the Nancy Champlin P.E.O. Foundation Scholarship, which benefits graduating senior year female students from Grant County high schools.  Tickets $10; seating is limited, call Barbara Taylor at 575.388.7891.
  • There is a “Dia de los Muertos” Day of the Dead street festival on Sunday, October 28th in Downtown Silver City with food, youth activities, arts and crafts booths and mariachi music. This is in collaboration with Silver City Museum, Silver City Library, Western New Mexico University as well as many other organizations, businesses and individuals For more information on or to participate in any of these events you may contact Diana Ingalls Leyba at 575-388-5725.
  • The community of Glenwood will be having a Halloween Trunk or Treat event for children on Saturday, 5:00 P.M. October 27th, at the Los Olmos Lodge at the intersection of U.S. Highway 180 and Catwalk Road. There will be a dinner served at 6:00 P.M. For more information, call 575-539-2224.
  • Gila Regional Medical Center in Silver City is hosting a Halloween Trunk or Treat on Wednesday, October 31st in the front parking lot from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. Local businesses are invited to participate, call Doug Oaks at 575-538-4870 for more information.
  • Widowed and Single Persons of Grant County monthly meeting is Monday, November 12, 2018, 10:30 am at Cross Point Assembly of God Church, 11600 Hwy 180 E. Speakers will be Barbara and Randy Salars about their travel in Ireland. Cost for lunch is $12. All singles are welcome. For information call 575-537-3643.
  • Come learn how to better manage type 2 diabetes by joining the Diabetes Self-Management Program, 9:00 A.M. to 12 noon each Thursday through November 15th at the Grant County Extension Office located at 2610 North Silver Street in Silver Street. Learn how to stay active while managing and improving your health. For more information, call Judy at 575-388-1559.
  • Applications are being excepted for participation in the Town of Silver City 28th Annual Lighted Parade to be held on Saturday, November 24th at 7:00 P.M. in Downtown Silver City. This year’s theme is “A Storybook Christmas.” The deadline for applications is Saturday, November 10th. Visit silvercitymainstreet.com for applications and additional information.
  • Members of the community and local businesses can honor veterans during the Christmas holiday by purchasing wreaths from the “Wreaths Across America” program. Each wreath costs $15; however, for every two wreaths purchased, an additional third wreath will be donated to the Fort Bayard National Cemetery. This year laying of the wreaths at Fort Bayard is scheduled for December 15th at 10:00 A.M. To order a wreath or wreaths, or for more information, call 538-2626.
  • 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.

 

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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 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