Community Calendar / 25 October 2013

Friday 25 October 2013

  • Guarding Against Identity Theft
    2:30pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Joe Wlosinski presents for AARP / Free & open to the public
  • Bike Works Fridays Welding Workshop
    6pm – 8pm / Bike Works Root Shop – 815 E 10th Street / Welding processes will mainly focus on MIG (wire feed) welding with some torch & grinder work / These sessions will give interested folks some hands-on experience with metalwork while we convert unused bicycles and parts into art and utilitarian objects / Donations appreciated to cover costs and support our nonprofit / 388.1444
  • Sean Ashby
    7:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Original Pop Rock singer songwriter /  former Sarah McLachlan guitarist – Canada / Free
  • Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra
    7:30pm / WNMU Fine Arts Center Theater / This year they will be focusing on classics by Brahms and Tchaikovsky / Featured soloist is award winning violinist Philippe Quint / Ticket info 538.2505 – mimbresarts.org (http://mimbresarts NULL.org)
  • Halloween Party
    8pm – Midnight / VFW Post 3347 – Hwy 180 & Yucca Street – Arenas Valley / Come in costume or as yourself / 388.5217

Saturday 26 October 2013

  • Silver City Farmer’s Market
    8:30am – Noon / Main Street Plaza – Enter at Bullard & 7th / Fresh produce, locally grown plants, herbal products, eggs, locally raised meats, baked goods and more / Support your local growers / Enjoy the music / Linda – Market Manager – 654.4104
  • Fort Bayard Historic Preservation Society Tour
    9:30 – Noon / Commanding Officer’s Quarters / Kids practice their skills on old fashioned toys / The museum will also be open / 388.4477
  • Farm2Chef Showcase
    10am – 11am / Silver City Farmers Market / Come celebrate the farmers and chefs of southwest New Mexico / Free samples of dishes prepared by local chefs using local ingredients / Pick up a free 2013 Farm2Chef recipe booklet with recipes for local foods from all of the participating chefs / Saskia 534.0101 x2102 – svanhecke@hmsnm.org (svanhecke null@null hmsnm NULL.org)
  • Community Bike Ride
    10am / Bike Works Root Shop – 815 E 10th Street / Picking up additional riders at Bike Works Branch shop / 820 Bullard Street – corner of College / The ride lasts until 2pm / Bikes and helmets are available at the Root shop / Bring a lunch or get it along the way / 388.1444
  • Bizarre Bazaar’s Final Extravaganza
    10am – 3pm / 311 S Pinos Altos Street – Chihuahua Hill / Furniture, art, clothing, textiles, imports, jewelry from around the world as well as antiques and collectibles
  • Ghost Crawl
    2pm – 4pm / Silver City Museum – 312 W Broadway / Children of all ages can become acquainted with Silver City’s resident ghosts while listening to thrilling and sometimes chilling stories from the WNMU Storytelling class / Free / 538.5921  – silvercitymuseum.org (http://silvercitymuseum NULL.org/events NULL.html)
  • Mountain Aire Folk Music
    2pm – 4pm / Yankie Creek Coffee House – 112 W Yankie Street / Saturday Afternoon Music Series with Celtic and American folk music & song with a variety of acoustic instruments / facebook.com/mtnaire
  • Food as Your Medicine
    2:30pm – 5pm / Integrative Health and Wellness Center – 310 W 6th Street / Food class for Diabetes / Information, dishes, and smoothies that use Naturopathic principles to help balance blood sugar and insulin response / Martha K. Everett – Certified Advanced Food Healing Instructor with Supreme Science Qigong Center / Fee / 388.2098 – abundancetherapeutics.com (http://abundancetherapeutics NULL.com)
  • Them!
    5:30pm doors – Film at 6pm / Silco Theater – 311 N Bullard Street / Screening of the 1954 Horror classic about radiation enlarged giant ants / Proceeds for Silco renovation
  • The Oversouls
    6:30pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Free
  • Sean Ashby
    7:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Original Pop Rock singer songwriter /  former Sarah McLachlan guitarist – Canada / Free
  • Pumpkin Carving Contest
    8pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Free / 538.8722
  • City of the Rocks Star Party
    At Dark / City of Rocks – Orion Group Camp site / Silver City Astronomical Society member, Matt Wilson, hosts star gazing / Dress warm, bring a drink and use red flashlight and approach site with only parking lights / matthewdwilson@q.com (matthewdwilson null@null q NULL.com)
  • Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra
    7:30pm / WNMU Fine Arts Center Theater / The bill features classics by Brahms and Tchaikovsky / The featured soloist will be award winning violinist Philippe Quint / 538.2505 – mimbresarts.org (http://mimbresarts NULL.org)

Sunday 27 October 2013

  • Bizarre Bazaar’s Final Extravaganza
    10am – 3pm / 311 S Pinos Altos Street – Chihuahua Hill / Furniture, art, clothing, textiles, imports, jewelry from around the world as well as antiques and collectibles
  • Our Marriage Journey
    10am / Unitarian Universalist Fellowship – 3845 N Swan Street / Rev Tyler Connoley will speak on Our Marriage Journey / He will intersperse stories of his own experiences with religious and civil marriage with some of the history of marriage / Light refreshments
  • LGBT Brunch
    Noon – 1:30pm / LGBT Grant County Center – 301 West College Avenue – Suite 5 / Bring a dish to share if you like / 519.5562
  • Poetry Reading with Bonnie Maldonado
    2pm – 3pm / Silver City Museum – 312 W Broadway / Silver City’s Poet Laureate shares her talent and creativity / Free / 538.5921 or silvercitymuseum.org (http://silvercitymuseum NULL.org/events NULL.html)
  • Open Mic w/ Azaima Anderson
    6:30pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Free

Monday 28 October 2013

  • HIV/AIDS Support Group
    5:30pm – 7pm / LGBT Grant County Center – 301 West College Avenue – Suite 5 / A support group for those living with HIV/AIDS, their families and friends / Meets each Monday / 519.5562 – ted@lgbtgrantcounty.com (ted null@null lgbtgrantcounty NULL.com)
  • Open Mic Night
    7pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Free

Tuesday 29 October 2013

  • Grant County Commission Work Session
    9am / Grant County Administration Building – 1400 Hwy 180 East / Meeting agenda posted at grancountynm.org
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    Kiwanis Club
    Noon – 1pm / Red Barn Restaurant – Each Tuesday at noon / Open meeting with guest presenters and often youth in our community / Kiwanis’ efforts focus on serving children from elementary through high school / Membership open / Lunch available Sabrina Pack, President – 538.3396
  • Jimmy Santiago Baca
    5:30pm / Grant County Business & Conference Center – next to Ace Hardware on US 180 / Baca reads his poetry & speaks to Grant County about How Drugs Affect a Community / Sponsored by Aldo Leopold Charter School / Donation requested / 574.2902 – jmcintosh@aldohs.org (jmcintosh null@null aldohs NULL.org)
  • Coye Cooper
    6:30pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Country & Rock / Free

Wednesday 30 October 2013

  • Curbside Consulting
    9am – Noon / Center for Health Innovation / 902 Santa Rita Street – 2nd floor conference room / Consulting services for existing or aspiring nonprofit organizations / Free / Lisa Jimenez – 534.0101 – x2108 – lmjimenez13@gmail.com
  • Bridging Worlds w/ Ellen Bush
    6:30pm / Javalina Coffee House – corner of Bullard & Broadway / Ellen’s inspiring true story detailed in her book about spiritual seeking, relationship, caregiving, conscious dying, and the thin veils between this world and the next / Free / Books available / 519.4509
  • Dane & Edie
    6:30pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Piano & Vocals – Jazz & Standards / Free
  • Barb & Joe
    6:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon / Jazz Standards / Free
  • Trivia!
    7pm / Bear Mountain Lodge / Every Wednesday night / No Cover / Refreshments available / Prizes of gift certificates for $20 and $30 / Bring yourself or a team of six people, max / 538.2538

Thursday 31 October 2013

  • Grant County Commission Regular Meeting
    9am / Grant County Administration Building – 1400 Hwy 180 East / Meeting agenda posted at grancountynm.org (http://www NULL.grantcountynm NULL.com/grant_county_nm_info NULL.php?CID=396)
  • Trick or Treat!
    3:30pm – 5pm / Gila Regional Medical Center Main Lobby – 1313 E 32nd Street / Bring your Goblin to Gila Regional for a FREE Halloween Goodie Bag – while supplies last
  • Loose Blues Band
    6:30pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Free

Friday 1 November 2013

  • Retired Educators Association
    11:30am / Red Barn Restaurant – 708 Silver Height Boulevard / All retired educators from any state are welcome / Membership organization / Ruth Nagel – 534.3782 or Jewel Burke – 539.2274
  • La Clinica Open House
    5:30pm – 8pm / Corner of 32nd Street and Ridge Loop / Come tour the new facility and meet the staff of La Clinica Health & Birth Center for Women & Children and ask questions / Refreshments
  • Bike Works Fridays Welding Workshop
    6pm – 8pm / Bike Works Root Shop – 815 E 10th Street / Welding processes will mainly focus on MIG (wire feed) welding with some torch & grinder work / These sessions will give interested folks some hands-on experience with metalwork while they convert unused bicycles and parts into art and utilitarian objects / Donations appreciated to cover costs and support our nonprofit / 388.1444
  • Wild Turkeys of the Neighborhood
    7pm / WNMU Harlan Hall – Alabama & 12th Street / Southwest New Mexico Audubon Society meeting / Fred Fox and Patty Reed share stories and videos of some of the daily visits by their neighborhood turkeys and discuss the three subspecies of wild turkey that live in New Mexico / Light refreshments / Everyone welcome / 388.2386
  • Fairytale Halloween Party
    8pm / Buckhorn Opera House – Pinos Altos / Music with New Orleans Funk & Blues Band – Chapel Hill / Costume Contest – 1st, 2nd & 3rd Prizes / No Minors
  • Halloween Costume Contest
    9pm / Diane’s Parlor – 510 N Bullard Street / Free

Saturday 2 November 2013

    • All Souls Trail Race
      9am sharp / Race starts at La Capilla / 5K & 10K courses on Boston Hill Trails / Fee / Sponsored by Aldo Leopold Charter School / Proceeds benefit Grant County Food Pantry / For registration forms, maps, & details, contact 574.2902 or mrgreendreams@msn.com (mrgreendreams null@null msn NULL.com)
    • 109th Annual Bazaar
      9 a.m. – 1pm / Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd – Corner of 7th & Texas Street / Brunch including made-to-order omelets, turkey and ham sandwiches and homemade soups / Bake sale: cookies, cakes, bread / Clothing boutique / Holiday crafts items / Nancy Wyatt Pottery and so much more / Garage sale next door / Something for everyone!
    • Guatemalan Sale
      9:30am – 3:30pm / The Mimbres Region Arts Council – 1201 Pope Street / Sale of Guatemalan imports / Free / 538.2505 / mimbresarts.org/guatemalan-mercado (http://mimbresarts NULL.org/guatemalan-mercado)
    • Community Bike Ride
      10am / Bike Works Root Shop – 815 E 10th Street / Picking up additional riders at The Bike Works Branch shop / 820 Bullard Street – corner of College / The ride lasts until 2pm / Bikes and helmets are available at the Root shop / Bring a lunch or get it along the way / 388.1444
    • Fiddling Friends
      12:15pm – 1pm / Alotta Gelato / Free
    • Pocket Shrine Adult Craft Class
      12:30pm – 4pm / Silver City Museum – 312 W Broadway / For crafters 16 years and older / Fee includes materials / Class is limited to 6 students / Pre-registration encouraged / 538.5921 – silvercitymuseum.org (http://silvercitymuseum NULL.org)
    • City of Rocks Star Party
      At Dark / City of Rocks – Orion Group Camp site / Silver City Astronomical Society member, Matt Wilson, hosts star gazing / Dress warm, bring a drink and use red flashlight and approach site with only parking lights /matthewdwilson@q.com (matthewdwilson null@null q NULL.com)
    • Pat Panther
      7:30pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Blues- Bisbee / Free

Sunday 3 November 2013

  • LGBT Grant County Brunch
    Noon / Rainbow Village – 301 W College – Suite 5 / Bring a dish to share if you like

Monday 4 November 2013

  • 11th Annual Challenging Child Conference
    Conference on 15 November / Registration and payment must be received by 8 November / WNMU/Family Counseling Center  / 538.6483
  • HIV Support Group
    5:30 – 7:30 pm / Rainbow Village – LGBT Grant County Center – 301 West College Avenue – Suite 5 / 519.5562
  • Open Mic Night
    7pm / Buckhorn Saloon – Pinos Altos / Free

To include an event on the calendar please send your request to healthcouncilgc@gmail.com (healthcouncilgc null@null gmail NULL.com) and includ the following information:

  • Event name
  • Date and time
  • Location with physical address
  • Short description if desired
  • Cost, if any
  • Contact name / phone / email / URL

If you have a recurring event, please send monthly notices which should include the date(s) and requested information from above.

Note that the list is compiled from list serve participants, various community calendars, and area postings. GCCHC and GMCR do not take responsibility for any missing/incorrect events and we retain the right to exclude unsuitable events.

For additional info contact Kendra Milligan / Public Relations Liaison / Grant County Community Health Council / 388.1198 x10 / healthcouncilgc@gmail.com (healthcouncilgc null@null gmail NULL.com)

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