Monthly Archives: August 2013

Community Calendar / 15 August 2013

Thursday 15 August 2013 Starting a Food Business Workshop 8am – 4pm / Grant County Business & Conference Center – 3031 Hwy 180 East / NMSU Extension offers info and training on topics from food safety to microbiology to navigating … Continue reading

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Back To The Garden / Karen Danhauer

This week, Jean visits with LandArt Landscaping proprietor, Karen Danhauer, who’s been creating landscapes in Silver City and Grant County for 17 years, specializing in designs with native plants and stonework as well as vegetable gardens.  They’ll discuss how to … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / Kathy Anderson on Dark Skies

What is light pollution?  How does it negatively impact our lives? Earth Matters co-producer and NM Wild regional director and staff scientist, Dr Kim McCreery, interviews Kathy Anderson, founder of the Silver City Astronomical Society and leading advocate for protecting … Continue reading

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Community Calendar / 9 August 2013

Friday 9 August 2013 Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition Noon – 1pm / Grant County Health Council Office – 214 N Black Street / Discussion and work on prevention strategies for youth substance abuse  – underage drinking and prescription drug … Continue reading

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Civil Discourse /
Grant County Tax Increase & “The Quality of Life”

Welcome to Civil Discourse with your host, Jamie Newton. This installment of Civil Discourse is a panel discussion regarding a tax increase to fund “Quality of Life” projects put before the voters in a special mail in ballot election that … Continue reading

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Back To The Garden / Monica Rude

Jean’s guest this week will be Monica Rude, founder and owner of Desert Woman Botanicals.  Monica studied medicinal herbs with well-known Southwest herbalist, Michael Moore & others.  She started gardening as a child in her parent’s garden in the snowy … Continue reading

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Community Calendar / 6 August 2013

Tuesday 6 August 2013 Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance 11am – Noon / Main Street Plaza – Enter at Bullard & 7th /Based on traditional Tai Chi, this program works for all people including those with diminished balance or … Continue reading

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Back To The Garden / Greg Renfro

Welcome to the 2nd installment of Back To The Garden with Jean Eisenhower. This week, Jean will interview Greg Renfo, a student of Permaculture, Forestry and Wildlife, a homesteader in the 1970s and 80s, and a musician who has written … Continue reading

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Community Calendar / 2 August 2013

Friday 2 August 2013 CLAY Festival ALL DAY LONG! 8am – 9pm / Various locations / Workshops, Lectures, Demos, Films, Exhibitions, Youth Activities, Juried Vendor Fair, Tour, Yoga, Music / For schedules & locations – clayfestival.com/clay-festival-2013-events (http://clayfestival NULL.com/clay-festival-2013-events) –jessa@clayfestival.com (jessa … Continue reading

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