Community Calendar / 9 June 2014

Monday 9 June 2014

  • The Silver City Grant County Widowed Persons Service
    10:30am / Glad Tidings Church / Joe Wlosinski will talk to us about ID theft and scams / Lunch available / All singles are welcome / 537.3643
  • Silver City New Hope Al-Anon Family Group
    12:05pm / First Presbyterian Church – 1915 N Swan Street / Meets on Mondays / 537.3141
  • Mindstorms Robot Building Club
    4pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Ages 10+

Tuesday 10 June 2014

  • Summer Reading Program Kickoff
    10:30am – Noon / Bayard Public Library – 1112 Central Avenue / Children under 10 years old must be accompanied by an adult care-giver whenever they are at the library / Program from Tuesday 10 June – Thursday 11 July / 537.6244
  • Silver City Food Co-Op Community Forum
    Noon – 1pm / Co-Op Community Room – 520 N Bullard Street / Composting workshop will focus on the difference between green & brown compost, how much of each to use to amend soil, and composting solutions for small spaces / Presented by Sarah Sayles 388.2343
  • The Silver City Rotary Club
    Noon / WNMU Student Memorial Building – 2nd floor / A speaker will talk about issues of community interest / Guests are welcome / Lunch is available
  • Kiwanis Club of Silver City
    Noon – 1pm / Red Barn Restaurant / Open meeting with guest presenters and often youth in our community / First Tuesday of month / 538.3396
  • Low Vision Support Group
    1pm / Gila Regional Medical Center – 1313 E 32nd Street – Board Room / Support group for people with vision loss and blindness / 388.1108
  • Chess Club
    4pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Every Tuesday / All ages and levels of experience / Free
  • Meditation for Everyone
    5:30pm -6:15pm / illy Casper Wellness Center – 300 E 16th Street / Five consecutive Tuesdays starting May 20th / 20-25 minute meditation followed by 20-25 minutes of commentary / Free / Jeff Goin 313.4087

Wednesday 11 June 2014

  • Curbside Consulting
    9am – Noon / Center for Health Innovation – 902 Santa Rita Street – 2nd floor conference room / Free consulting services for existing or aspiring nonprofit organizations / Free / Lisa Jimenez – 534.0101 x2108 – lmjimenez13@gmail.com (lmjimenez13 null@null gmail NULL.com)
  • Storytime
    10:30am / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Every Wednesday / All ages / Free
  • Gin Rummy
    1pm / Yankie Creek Coffee House – 112 W Yankie Street / Everyone invited
  • Senior Life Cycle
    3:30pm / Health Council office – 214 N Black Street / Community group dedicated to raising the quality of life for seniors in Grant County / 388.1198 – gcchc.org (http://www NULL.gcchc NULL.org)
  • Lego Club
    4pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Every Wednesday / Ages 4-10 / Free
  • Grant County Democratic Party Meeting
    5:30pm Potluck Meal / 6:20pm Business Meeting / 3060 Hwy 180 E Hwy 180 / Bring a dish and bring a friend / 654.6060
  • Bayard Al-Anon
    6pm / Santa Clara Senior Center – 107 East Street / Meets Wednesdays / 537.3141

Thursday 12 June 2014

  • Stephen McCraine Draws his Comic, Mal & Chad
    10:30am / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Don’t miss the chance to learn how to draw comics from a pro / For children of all ages / Free
  • Archaeology Open House
    10:30am / Gila Valley Library – 400 Hwy 211 – Gila, NM / Hands on exhibit of artifacts from New Mexico archaeological sites / Bring in your curious artifacts from the past and have an archaeologist Chuck Hannaford help you with identification / All Ages / Free / director@gilavalleylibrary.org (director null@null gilavalleylibrary NULL.org)
  • Silver City Food Co-Op Community Forum
    Noon – 1pm / Co-Op Community Room – 520 N Bullard Street / Composting workshop will focus on the difference between green & brown compost, how much of each to use to amend soil, and composting solutions for small spaces / Presented by Sarah Sayles 388.2343
  • NMSEA / NM Solar Energy Association
    5:30pm / Little Toad Creek – The Backroom – 200 N Bullard Street / Board Members will discuss the organization and how it promotes renewable energy and energy efficiency / No host food & drinks / 538.4332
  • Grant County Rolling Stones Gem & Mineral Society
    6pm – 8pm / Silver City Senior Center – 204 W Victoria Street / Wayne Allen of Silver City Fine Jewelers will, discuss how he got started in the jewelry business / Meetings start with Potluck Dinner / Bring your own service ware and dish to share / 534.1393 – rollingstonesgms.blogspot.com (http://rollingstonesgms NULL.blogspot NULL.com)

Friday 13 June 2014

  • NMSEA / NM Solar Energy Association Breakfast
    8am – 10am / Diane’s Restaurant – 510 N Bullard Street / Gary Vaughn, president of the NM Solar Energy Association & board members will discuss the role the organization has played as a watch dog of the PRC and PNM policies on renewable energy connections to the grid / Reservations advised! / 538.4332
  • The Silver City Woman’s Club
    10:30am / 411 Silver Heights Blvd / Cecilia Bell speaks on the Southern Trails / President Kathleen Schuster 915.5865
  • Storytime with Nancy
    10:30am / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Every Friday / All Ages / Free
  • GRMC Courtyard Concert Series – Loose Blues Band
    Noon – 1pm / GRMC Café Courtyard / Loose Blues Band – Scott van Linge and Greg Renfro play a mixture of blues, old school country and western, rock ‘n’ roll & folk music from Muddy Waters & the Rolling Stones to Kate Wolf & Bob Dylan… ok? / GRMC.org (http://grmc NULL.org/Home/News-Events/Events-Calendar/Event-Details NULL.aspx?Event=102)
  • Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition
    Noon – 1pm / Silver City Annex Bldg – 1203 N. Hudson – 2nd Floor Conference Room / See what the Coalition that brought you 101 Things For Youth to Do In Grant County is up to next! Public encouraged to attend / Free / 388.1198 – facebook.com/YSAPC (http://facebook NULL.com/YSAPC)
  • NMSEA – NM Solar Energy Alliance – SunChaser Program
    1pm  – 4pm / Town of Silver City Office of Sustainability – 1106 N Pope Street / Eight learning stations will be set up with hands-on learning activities / Free and open to public / 538.4332
  • Youth Do-It-Yourself Project – Oobleck
    2pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / For children ages 10 and up / Come get gooped at the Library! / Free
  • Concert and Film Screening – Beneath the Harvest Sky
    7pm – Doors @ 6pm / The Opera House – 32 Main Street – Pinos Altos / Concert by score composer and Silver City resident Dustin Hamman followed by screening of the film which was shown at the Tribeca (http://tribecafilm NULL.com/tribecafilm/filmguide/beneath-the-harvest-sky) and Toronto International Film (http://tiff NULL.net/festivals/thefestival/2013-programmes/prog-nextwave/beneath-the-harvest-sky) Festivals / Sneak preview of Dustin’s music on Silver City Acoustic Thursday at 6:15 on  GMCR.org / KURU 89.1 FM / beneaththeharvestsky.com (http://beneaththeharvestsky NULL.com)
  • Flint Napping and Atlatl Presentation and Demonstrations
    6:30pm / Gila Valley Library – 400 Hwy 211/ Learn how ancient people made stone spear points and arrowheads. Allen Denoyer from Archaeology Southwest will discuss weapons used for thousands of years in big-game hunting / All Ages / Free / director@gilavalleylibrary.org (director null@null gilavalleylibrary NULL.org)
  • Full Moon Ceremony in the Inca Tradition
    7:30pm / In the Mimbres / Let us enjoy the flow of nature together / Free / curanderahealing.com (http://curanderahealing NULL.com) – 536.9335

Saturday 14 June 2014

  • Silver City Farmer’s Market
    8:30am – Noon / Enter at Bullard & 7th Street / Veggies, plant starts, landscape plants, baked goods, food vendors, music & local products
  • Silver City Art Market
    8:30am – 2pm / Every Saturday fro May to October / Bullard Street in old Western Stationer’s parking lot / Free / Booth fee for vendors
  • Friends of the Silver City Library Book Sale
    9am – 2pm / 1510 Market Street / Stock up on Summer Books! 50c paperbacks, $1 hardcovers / Nelson DeMille to Nora Roberts and everything in between / Members only from 9 to 10 / folsilvercitynm@gmail.com (folsilvercitynm null@null gmail NULL.com)
  • Ft Bayard Walking Tour
    9:30am / Commanding Officer’s Quarters – Number 26, on the west side of the parade ground / Donations appreciated / 388.4477
  • Grocery Store Walking Tour
    10am – Noon / Bayard Food Basket – 1111 Hwy 180 / Having trouble planning affordable healthy meals?  Learn label Reading, Meal Planning, and nutritious foods with Kristen Morgan, registered Dietitian Nutritionist / Free / Must RSVP to 388-1198 or healthcouncil@grmc.org (healthcouncil null@null grmc NULL.org)
  • Craft Class: Make “Coyote Scat”, A Yummy Trail Food!
    10am – noon / Silver City Museum Courtyard – 312 W Broadway / For crafters aged 8 and older / Limit of 10 crafters / Pre-Registration Encouraged! / Parent or guardian attendance required / Small Fee / 538.5921
  • Plants for Kids
    11am – 1pm / Bayard Public Library – 1112 Central Ave / Gila Conservation Education Center and Bayard Public Library present planting flowers and decorating pots / Free / 537.6244
  • Concert and Film Screening – Beneath the Harvest Sky
    7pm – Doors @ 6pm / The Opera House – 32 Main Street – Pinos Altos / Concert by score composer and Silver City resident Dustin Hamman followed by screening of the film which was shown at the Tribeca (http://tribecafilm NULL.com/tribecafilm/filmguide/beneath-the-harvest-sky) and Toronto International Film (http://tiff NULL.net/festivals/thefestival/2013-programmes/prog-nextwave/beneath-the-harvest-sky) Festivals / Sneak preview of Dustin’s music on Silver City Acoustic Thursday at 6:15 on  GMCR.org / KURU 89.1 FM / beneaththeharvestsky.com (http://beneaththeharvestsky NULL.com)
  • Experience the HU
    6:30pm / Center for the Healing Arts – 300 W Yankee / A sacred sound that can help you meet life’s challenges / 2nd and 4th Monday of each month / All are welcome / Jerry Bartels 534.0002 or Eckankar.org (http://eckankar NULL.org/)
  • Pianist Lloyd Roger Grubaugh
    7pm / First United Methodists Church of Silver City – 300 W College Avenue / Music of Bach, Beethoven and Brahms / Free/ Donations appreciated / 538.2371
  • Ana Egge House Concert
    7pm – 9pm / 603 N Arizona Street / Silver City’s Favorite Daughter will preview material from her forthcoming album / Tix at the door /  718.724.3267

Sunday 15 June 2014

  • A Day of Rest!

Monday 16 June 2014

  • Silver City New Hope Al-Anon Family Group
    12:05pm / First Presbyterian Church – 1915 N Swan / Meets on Mondays / 537.3141
  • Laughter Club
    12:15pm  – 12:45pm / Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd – 6th Street between Texas and Arizona / Use the physical act of laughter to enhance your health / No jokes are used but lots of breathing, laughing and clapping / Free / Sponsored by the Active & Alive program / Mary Ann Finn – 388-0243 / Meets the first, third and fifth Monday of the month
  • Mindstorms
    4pm / Silver City Public Library – Cooper Street / Ages 10 and up / Every Monday / Free
  • Friends of the Silver City Public Library Annual Meeting
    4:30pm – 6pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Guest speaker is Mike Morones, Mayor of the Town of Silver City will speak about how important the library is to the town and how the town supports it / He will also mention some of his favorite books / Public Invited / Refreshments will be served / Free / folsilvercitynm@gmail.com (folsilvercitynm null@null gmail NULL.com)
  • Youth Mural Camp
    Daily June 16-27 / Penny Park / For Kids Ages 6-12, Apprentice Interns Ages 13 & 14 and Interns 15 and older / Participants and artists will create a mural and renovate the original “hand walls” / Applications at mimbresarts.org/youth-mural-camp (http://mimbresarts NULL.org/youth-mural-camp) MRAC office or Leyba & Ingalls Arts

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