Upcoming Events

  1. The Jammers in Deming

    February 17 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  2. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

    February 18 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  3. Kiwanis Club of Silver City Meeting

    February 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  4. Nonprofit Resource Group “Brown Bag Training”

    February 21 @ 1:00 pm - 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.3
  • Marshall Memorial Library in Deming will be hosting the Fort Bayard Historical Society’s presentation of a Native American Film Series every Friday in February at 3:30 P.M. The library is located at 110 South Diamond Avenue in Deming. Admission is free.
  • The film is “Bohemian Rhapsody” a biographical film about the British rock group Queen and its superstar, Freddie Mercury, will be showing at the Glenwood Community Library on Friday, February 15th at 7:00 P.M. The library is located at 14 Menges Lane in Glenwood.
  • The Gila Native Plant Society will be meeting on Friday, February 15th at 7:00 P.M. in Harlan Hall Room # 219 and will feature a presentation by Tricia Hurley, on “Seed Gathering and Propagation of Native Plants.” Harlan Hall is located corner on the corner of 12th and Alabama Streets in Silver City. Gila Native Plant Society meetings are free and open to the public.
  • The annual Silver City Territorial Charter Day Urban Challenge 5k Fun Run will be taking place on Saturday, February 16th at 9:00 A.M. in Downtown Silver City. The first 100 registered participants will receive a t-shirt to be picked up on race day. The race will start under the Downtown Arch and end at the Market Street Walking Bridge. Entry fee is 3 cans of food to be donated to the WNMU and Grant County Food Pantry. For more information, visit the Silver City Territorial Charter Day 2019 page on Facebook.
  • There is a “Literacy Link Leamos” Job Seeker Workshop on Wednesday, February 20th from 10:00 A.M. to 12 Noon at the Silver City Library, located at 515 West College Avenue. Job seekers and students are invited to attend. This workshop is FREE. Bring a copy of your current resume if you have one.
  • Guadalupe Montessori School Parent Education Night for Dyslexia and Reading Interventions Wednesday February 20th from 6:00 to 7:30 P.M. Free and open to the public. Childcare and dinner will be provided. An RSVP pre-registration is required. Contact 575-388-3343 or visit guadalupemontessori.org.
  • The next Nonprofit Resource Group “brown bag training” will be held on Thursday, February 21st at 1:00 P.M. at Western New Mexico University’s Miller Library Conference Room, located at 1000 West College Avenue. The Director of the Small Business Development Center will discuss the 990 IRS tax and why it’s important to nonprofits and organizations. The training is free, but seating is limited. To RSVP, email to NRG at frontier us dot org.
  • The Town of Silver City Historic Design Review Committee will hold a special meeting at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 21, 2019, at 411 West Broadway, Silver City, New Mexico. The public is invited to attend.
  • The regular monthly board meeting of the Grant Soil & Water Conservation District will be held Monday, February 25, 2019, 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, in Silver City. 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 February meeting of the Stroke Support Group will be Wednesday, February 27th at 3:00 P.M. Frank Gramer, OTR will be the guest speaker talking about “Getting a Hand on Post Stroke Lymphedema”.  This presentation is open to all neurological disorders and stroke survivors. There is no charge and refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Leigh Smith, at the Billy Casper Rehab and Wellness Center at 575-538-4899.
  • The regular meeting for Deming Soil and Water Conservation District is the third Wednesday of each month, however the February meeting date has been moved that date to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27 at the USDA building located at 405 E. Florida St., Deming, NM.
  • “Skills for Dementia Caregiving” is a FREE seven-session program designed for family and friends caring for a loved one with dementia, and presented by the Alzheimer’s Association, New Mexico Chapter. In addition, the “Basics of Alzheimer’s Disease” presentation will be included. The class is open to those in Silver City and surrounding communities. The courses will be instructed by Gigi Ranger-Ellis, CPG, on Saturdays for seven weeks from March 2nd through April 13th from 9:00-11:00am. Sessions will be held at the Church of Christ, 1920 Little Walnut Road in Silver City NM 88061. To register or for more information contact: Gigi Ellis 575-388-1319 or 1-800-272-3900. Email: tdelaluz@alz.org.
  • The Grant County Extension Office is offering Spring session “Chronic Disease Self-Management Program” for adults who have one or more chronic health conditions. The series is free and will be held on Monday’s beginning March 4th, and run for 6 consecutive Mondays through April 8th. from 2:00 to 4:30 P.M. at the Grant County Extension Service meeting room, located at 2610 North Silver Street in Silver City. Class space is limited, so please call 575-388-1559. Participants will receive support materials for the class.
  • Widowed and Single Persons of Grant County monthly meeting is Monday, March 11, 2019, 10:30 am at Cross Point Assembly of God Church, 11600 Hwy 180 E. Entertainment is music by Ella May and Billy Burns. Cost for lunch is $12. All singles are welcome. For information call 575-537-3643.
  • Western New Mexico University students are offering tax help to seniors and low-income families from now until April 4th. This free service, called the “Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program” that is supported by Tax Help New Mexico, is for people whose household income is $56,000 or less and for those who are 65 years or older. The service will be held at Light Hall on the WNMU campus located at 1000 West College Avenue on Mondays through Thursdays between 10:00 A.M and 6:00 P.M. Service is on a first-come, first-serve basis. For more information, visit sb.wnmu.edu.
  • The Annual Silver City Blues Festival, will be held on Memorial Day Weekend, May 24th through 26th at Gough Park in Silver City. The event brings national and international performers to the stage in addition to bring their families to the park for fun, music, arts & crafts and great food. The deadline for booth and vendor applications is March 15th and are available at silver city blues festival dot org, or by calling 575 538 2505.
  • “The Jammers” will be playing for your dancing and listening pleasure every Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. in Deming at Morgan Hall located 109 East Pine Street. This is a free event each Sunday running through the end of April. Light will be served.
  • The “TOPS” Take off Pounds Sensibly Chapter #0288 meets on Thursdays at 5:30 P.M. at the First Presbyterian Church located at 1915 North Swan Street in Silver City. Come meet the members, get tips on getting started and think about joining us to make your life healthy. For more information, call 505-934-1182.
  • Adult Computer Literacy Classes are being held at the Bayard Public Library from 10:00 A.M to 1:00 P.M. every Tuesday at their location at 1112 Central Avenue in Bayard. Topics include Microsoft Word, basic computer skills, email, online job applications and more. The classes are free of to the public. For more information, call 575-537-6244.
  • Would you like to socialize, share, or learn more about fiber arts?  If so, attend the monthly gathering of the Luna County Fiber Arts Group at 10 A.M., at the Luna County Extension Office, located at 210 E. Poplar Street in Deming. The group meets at the same time on the third Tuesday of each month.
  • The Deming Quilting Bees Club will be teaching beginning sewing classes for adults and children on the third Saturday of each month starting on January at the Deming Art Center located at 100 S. Gold Street. The classes will be from 10:00 A.M. to noon and supplies will be furnished. Call 575-546-3663 for more information. A $10 deposit is required at registration and refundable if you attend.
  • There is free help for non-profits or those considering to organize one by the Nonprofit Resource Group located in Silver City at College Plaza Suite #16, every Wednesday by appointment only. For more information, call 575-597-0035.
  • Doing you have a problem with food? Overeaters Anonymous meets at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday at the Deming Senior Citizen’s Center, 800 S. Granite Street in Deming. For more information, call Erin R. at 760-447-7474.
  • The Silver City Public Library is offering Kids Storytime and Babytime Sing and Play on Wednesdays at 10:30 A.M. and 1:00 P.M. Join in for stories, songs and rhymes, movement, and simple crafts. Storytimes are designed for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers, and Babytime for infants 0-24 months and their caregivers. These are free programs and no registration is necessary. Call 575-538-3672 for more information.
  • 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 by the 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 the Silver City Area

 

  • Griefshare, a weekly grief support group meets every Tuesday from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the Rio Mimbres Baptist Church located at 29 Mimbres Cactus Drive in the MImbres Valley. For more information, call or text Deb at 575-313-4199.
  • 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.
  • Would you like to socialize, share, or learn more about fiber arts?  If so, attend the monthly gathering of the Luna County Fiber Arts Group at 10 A.M., at the Luna County Extension Office, located at 210 E. Poplar Street in Deming. The group meets at the same time on the third Tuesday of each month.
  • The Silver City Public Library, offers Storytime for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers every Wednesday at 10:30am, The Silver City Library is located at 515 W. College Avenue, Silver City. Join in for stories, songs and rhymes, movement, and simple crafts. This is a free program and no registration necessary. Contact the library at 575-538-3672 for more information.
  • The Silver City Library offers a kid’s Future Engineers program every Wednesday from 4:00 to 5:00 P.M. This activity is geared towards kids ages 6 through 12 and features creative construction and experimentation fun with LEGO® bricks, K’NEX®, Strawbees, circuit kits, and more! This is a free program and no registration necessary. Contact the library at 575-538-3672 for more information.
  • 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 Public Library is offering Kids Storytime and Babytime Sing and Play on Wednesdays at 10:30 A.M. and 1:00 P.M. Join in for stories, songs and rhymes, movement, and simple crafts. Storytimes are designed for children ages 0-5 and their caregivers, and Babytime for infants 0-24 months and their caregivers. These are free programs and no registration is necessary. Call 575-538-3672 for more information.
  • 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
  • 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 meeting. 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