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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

 

Cobre School Summer Lunch Program

  • The Cobre Consolidated Schools Summer Lunch Program will run 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 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

Girl Scouts Offers Summer Events for Girls

  • Girl Scouts of the Desert Southwest will offer free programs to all girls entering kinder through 12th grade throughout the month of July.  Events will include computer fun, homemade animal treats for the shelter, story time, and archery for girls 4th grade and up.  Learn more by calling Annette at 538-2481

Grant Soil and Water Conservation District Meeting

  • The regular monthly meeting of the Grant Soil & Water Conservation District will be held Monday, July 17th at 4 pm in the conference room of the Natural Resources Conservation Service office located at 3082 32nd Street Bypass. The public is invited to attend.  Call 388-1569

Vacation Bible School at the Church of Christ

  • The Silver City Church of Christ will be hosting Vacation Bible School July 17th through the 21st from 10 am to noon each day. Children ages 3 through 5th grade are invited to participate in singing, games, crafts, and more.  Lunch will be served at 11:40 each day.  Call 538-1829

Silver School Board Special Meeting

  • Notice is given that the Regular meeting scheduled for Tuesday, July 18th has been changed to a Special Meeting in the Board Room of the Administration Building beginning at 5:30 pm. The Board may elect to go into executive session.  Call 956-2000

Silver City Museum 50th Anniversary Celebration

  • The Silver City Museum is celebrating its 50th Anniversary on Thursday, July 20th at noon in the Silver City Museum Annex with a free public community panel discussion: From Fire House to Museum. This is the first in a series of 50th anniversary brown bag community events.  Call 538-5921

Frequent Fire Forest Desired Conditions Workshop RSVP Deadline

  • The Gila National Forest has scheduled to Frequent-Fire Forest Desired Conditions workshops for August 1st & 2nd in Reserve and 3rd & 4th in Silver City. These two, two-day workshops are to provide opportunities to learn about and discuss the science supporting desired conditions and more.  RSVP to 388-8280 by July 20th

Silver Schools Readiness Skills Screening for incoming Kindergarteners

  • Silver Consolidated Schools will be hosting a short readiness skills screening of all incoming kindergarten students that did not attend Silver Schools this past year. This important screening is needed so students can be designated a teacher.  You may also register your child at these times: Thursday, July 20th from 9 to 1 or Friday, July 21st from 1 to 6 in the Stout Elementary Gym.  Call 956-2150

Rocky Mountain Puppets Performance at the Library

  • Meghan Casey and the Rocky Mountain Puppets will be at the Silver City Public Library for a one-time performance on Friday, July 21st at 5 pm.  Family members of all ages are invited to enjoy this free event.  Call 538-3672

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

Luna Rodeo to be held in Luna, NM

  • “The Best Little Rodeo in the West” in Luna, New Mexico will be held July 22nd beginning at 9 am. There will be slack barrel racing, slack team roping, ranch bronc riding, mutton busting, bull riding, breakaway and calf roping and more!  Plus a parade, BBQ lunch, and a western dance in the evening.  Visit lunarodeo.com

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

Rural Bookmobile West Schedule for July

  • On Thursday, July 27th, the Rural Bookmobile West will be in Mimbres at the Living Harvest Bakery at 9:45, at the Sapillo Creek Fire Station at Lake Roberts at 11:45, and Doc Campbell’s Post near the Gila Cliff Dwellings at 2:30. Call 505-841-5250

School Supplies Distributed

  • The Silver City Woman’s Club will be distributing free school supplies to community families on Saturday, July 29th from 10 am to 2 pm at the historic Woman’s Clubhouse. Anyone with children in kindergarten through 12th grade from any school in Grant County is invited to come pick up their children’s school supplies while supplies last.  Call 534-0505.

Savvy Caregiver Program Offered in Gila, NM

  • Families facing Alzheimer’s disease will have access to a free, seven-week education course in Gila offered by the Alzheimer’s Association New Mexico Chapter. The Savvy Caregiver Program will be held each Saturday from July 29th through September 9th from 9 to 11 am at Gila’s Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.  The class is open to all citizens of Gila and surrounding communities.  Call 505-358-1590.

Frequent-Fire Forest Desired Conditions Workshops

  • The Gila National Forest has scheduled to Frequent-Fire Forest Desired Conditions workshops for August 1st & 2nd in Reserve and 3rd & 4th in Silver City. These two, two-day workshops are to provide opportunities to learn about and discuss the science supporting desired conditions and more.

Widowed Persons Meeting

  • The Widowed and Single Persons of Grant County will hold their monthly meeting on August 14th at Cross Point Assembly of God Church beginning at 10:30 am. Joni Miller of the Cliff/Gila Grant County Fair will be the speaker.  Call 537-3643

Rural Bookmobile West Schedule for August

  • On Thursday, August 24th, the Rural Bookmobile West will be in Mimbres at the Living Harvest Bakery at 9:45, at the Sapillo Creek Fire Station at Lake Roberts at 11:45, and Doc Campbell’s Post near the Gila Cliff Dwellings at 2:30. Call 505-841-5250

Rural Bookmobile West Schedule for September

  • On Thursday, September 21st, the Rural Bookmobile West will be in Mimbres at the Living Harvest Bakery at 9:45, at the Sapillo Creek Fire Station at Lake Roberts at 11:45, and Doc Campbell’s Post near the Gila Cliff Dwellings at 2:30. Call 505-841-5250

City Cuts Seeking Gently Used Professional Attire for Homeless Job Fair

  • City Cuts Barbershop will be hosting a job fair for the homeless and are currently collecting gently used professional attire. Clothing can be taken to City Cuts at 1780 Hwy 180 E, Suite B.  Any businesses interested in participating in the job fair, or any monetary donations to help clothe the needy are welcome.  Call 654-4313

 

 

 

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