Silver City Radio Community Calendar

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Events happening the week of May 13th to May 19th

General Events

  • The Silver City Rotary Club will be having their monthly meeting on May 14th with guest speaker New Mexico Senator Correa Hemphill. The meeting will take place from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Hidalgo Medical Services Conference Room. 

 

  • The Arenas Valley Animal Clinic will be hosting a satellite vet clinic on May 14th. The clinic will take place from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Lordsburg Fire Department. For more information, call 575-388-1993.

 

  • The Grant County Community Health Council and Snell Middle School will be hosting “Grant County Prevention Day” on May 16th filled with education and fun activities. This event will take place from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Snell Middle School. 

 

  • The City of Lordsburg will be holding their monthly LEAP meeting on May 16th where the topic will be “Streets”. The meeting will take place from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Lordsburg Hidalgo Chamber of Commerce. 

 

  • Pick It Up-Toss No Mas in Silver City  will be having their Spring “Community Cleanup” on May 18th. Those interested in volunteering are to meet at the Grant County Community Parking lot at 9:00 a.m. For more information, visit https://silvercitytossnomas.org/

 

  • Luna County will be having “Stop the Bleed” training classes on May 18th to teach participants how to stop someone from bleeding out. The first class will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and the second will take place from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. All classes will take place at the Luna County Courthouse Basement. Classes are free and open to the public. 

 

 

Youth Events

  • Come play “Squishy Circuits” on May 14th at the Silver City Public Library. Children will be able to play with dough that conducts electricity or with Little Bits that make circuits. This activity will take place from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and is open to children of all ages.

 

  • The Lordsburg-Hidalgo Library will be having an “Imagination Station” activity on May 15th. Children will have the opportunity to use their imagination to build things. The activities will take place from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 208 East Third Street in Lordsburg.

 

  • Marshall Memorial Library will be having activities for children with Special Needs on May 16th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. These activities will take place at 110 South Diamond Avenue in Deming.

 

  • The New Mexico State University Extension office will be having a “Craft Day” on May 16th where they will be making bug crafts. This event will take place at 4:00 p.m. at the Silver City Public Library. 

 

  • Come play with Legos on May 17th at The Lordsburg-Hidalgo Library. Children will have the opportunity to use Legos to build different types of structures. The activities will take place from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at 208 East Third Street in Lordsburg.

 

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Ongoing Events and Services In The Silver City Area

General Events

  • Amber care Hospice and the Silver City Women’s Club will be starting a “Bereavement Support Group” to help individuals deal with the different stages of grief that come with the passing of a family member or close friend. The goal of the group is to help provide a safe environment that participants can turn to for hope and healing in a sensitive manner. The group meets the second Monday of each month from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Silver City Women’s Club and is free and open to the public. 

 

  • Gila Regional Medical Center’s Beginning Years Program will be sponsoring free Family Matinees this summer starting May 1st through July 31st. Movies will be Wednesdays at 2:45 p.m. and Fridays at 1:00 p.m. at the Silco Theater in Downtown Silver City. Free and open to the public. 

 

  • Literacy Link-Leamos is back in operation and located in the Silver City Public Library. They are currently recruiting volunteer tutors to help with Basic Adult Literacy, Basic Math, HiSET/GED Exam Prep, English (ESL), and Citizenship Exam Prep. For more information, call 575-388-0892.

 

  • Silver Regional Sexual Assault Support Services  are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week. They offer free and confidential services like legal accompaniment, counseling, crisis intervention, public education and outreach and so much more. For more information call 575-313-6203.

 

  • Silver City TOPS #2088 offers support to those who are on a weight loss journey. The group meets every Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. at the American Legion Post #18 in Silver City. For more information, call Judith at 505-934-1339.

 

  • The Commons Center for Food Security and Sustainability has Folk Music and a Potluck every 3rd Sunday of the month dinner for the entire family. Bring your instruments and some songs and a food dish to share. Music is from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and food is from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

 

Ongoing Youth Events & Services

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters program seeks to create mentoring relationships  and support youth throughout Grant County. Their unique one-to-one mentoring helps children achieve success in school, avoid risky behaviors and improves their self-confidence. For more information on how to get involved, call 575-449-2728.

 

  • Kiwanis Club of Silver City 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 for adults living with disabilities. For more information, visit the Kiwanis Club of Silver City’s Facebook page. 

 

  • Southwest Adolescent Group (SWAG) seeks to enrich the lives of adolescents in the Grant County area. SWAG creates and implements safe, community-based programs. These programs are available for teens between the ages of 13-17 years old. For more information, stop by 875 Silver Heights Blvd. 

 

  • The Silver City Public Library will be having their Summer Reading Program starting June 1st through July 27th. They will have Storytime, movies, Legos, video games, guest speakers and more. The program is open to children ages 0 to 18 years old. Registration is now open and will take place throughout the summer. For more information and to register, contact the Silver City Public Library. 

 

  • The Silver City Watershed Keepers will be having a “Nature Discovery” summer camp for upcoming 4th to 6th graders in Silver City and Bayard with hiking, nature observation, water testing, field trips and much more. The camp in Silver City will take place June 10th-June 14th and June 17th-June 21st. The Bayard camp will take place June 24th-June 28th. The camp is free but prior registration is required by June 3rd. To register, visit the Silver City Watersheds Keepers Facebook page.

 

Veterans Events

  • Disabled American Veterans (DAV) meets on the second Wednesday of each month at 10a.m. The meetings take place at the VFW building in Arenas Valley. All disabled veterans welcomed! For more information, call 575-313-5594.

 

  • Silver City Veteran Clinic provides primary care and specialty health services to veterans in need. Some of the services provided are dermatology, social work, behavioral health, COVID vaccines and more. For more information, call 575-538-2921.

 

  • The Silver City Veteran Service Center Office assists Veterans and their dependents with preparing claims for benefits that they may be entitled to. The office is located at 409 West College and open to all veterans. For more information call 575-538-2377.

 

  • The Rural Veterans Transportation Program provides medical transportation to veterans in Grant County. The program provides free round-trip rides to veterans to and from their home and any U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs or VA-approved medical appointment. Veterans interested in using this service must make reservations for these free round trip rides at least 3 days in advance of a medical appointment. For more information on scheduling a reservation, visit the Rural Veteran Transportation Program’s website. 

 

  •  Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 12212 is a new Post in Grant County that holds meetings every 3rd Saturday of the month at 11:00 A.M. at the Santa Clara Armory. The group continues to welcome new and former members to join the growing organization. Contact Commander Dave Torrez for more information about VFW Grant County Post 12212 at 575-654-0130.

 

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