Community Calendar / 5 August 2014

Tuesday 5 August 2014

  • Silver City Museum
    312 W Broadway Street / The museum is super busy and looking for volunteers /  538.5921
  • Kiwanis Club of Silver City
    Noon – 1pm / Red Barn Restaurant / Meets each Tuesday featuring special guest presenters and often youth in our community / Student of the Month recognition on the 1st Tuesday of the month / 538.3396
  • Silver City Rotary Club Luncheon
    Noon / WNMU Student Memorial Building – 2nd Floor Sunset Room / Issues of community interest / Guests are welcome / Lunch available
  • Meditation for Everyone
    5:30 – 6:15pm / Billy Casper Wellness Center / Every Tuesday evening / 20-25 minute meditation followed by 20-25 minutes of commentary / Free / Jeff Goin – 313.4087
  • Silver City International Folk Dancing
    6pm – 7:30pm / Knights of Columbus Hall – 1301 N Swan Street / No experience or partner required / Dancing each Tuesday at this location through August / Free / 313.6985

Wednesday 6 August 2014

  • Silver City Recreation Center
    9am – 5pm / 1016 N Silver Street / Registration for After School Program open to children age 6-12 in Silver Public Schools / 1st Come – 1st Served / Space limited / 388.3087
  • Gin Rummy
    1pm / Yankie Creek Coffee House – 112 W Yankie Street / Every Wednesday / Beginners welcome / Experts challenged / 534.9355
  • Basic Computer Skills Class Series
    2pm – 4pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Classes every Wednesday and Friday from July 30 – August 22 by WNMU Adult Education Services / Covers computer hardware basics, computer operation basics, internet, e-mailing and Microsoft Office basics / Free / To register call Adult Education Services at 574.5101 / Limit 14 students
  • Bayard Al-Anon
    6pm / Temporarily at Visitors Center – 201 N Hudson Street / Meets Wednesdays / 537.3141

Thursday 7 August 2014

  • Food Preservation Workshops
    9am – Noon / Grant County Extension Office – 2610 N Silver Street / Learn how to freeze, dry and can foods safely! Three part series / July 31 freezing and drying foods / August 7 water bath canning / August 14 pressure canning / RSVP 388.1559
  • Grant County Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Taskforce
    Noon / El Refugio – 800 Robert / Prevention, planning and coordination of services for domestic violence and sexual assault for survivors and community in Grant County / Everyone is welcome to create a non-violent community / 538.2125
  • Brown Bag Program
    Noon – 1pm / Silver City Museum Annex – 302 W Broadway / Mary Richards – Billy the Kid’s Teacher / Free / For more info / 538.5921 silvercitymuseum.org (http://silvercitymuseum NULL.org)
  • Guided Group Meditation
    5:30pm – 6:15pm / Billy Casper Wellness Center – Education Rooms / Meditations conducted by Jeff Goin every Thursday / No experience necessary / Free and open to the public / 313.4087
  • Year of the Volunteer
    5:30pm – 7:30pm / Volunteer Center – 501 East 13th Street / Friends of The Volunteer Center are hosting a party with plenty of fun, friends, frivolity and fundraising to benefit the certified commercial kitchen at The Commons / Tax deductible contribution will make it happen

Friday 8 August 2014

  • Fabric and Yarn Sale
    10am – 4:30pm / Common Thread – 107 W Broadway – Two day sale of high quality donated items, including stamped designs on reusable material by Chris McDaniel / Sales benefit the Southwest Women’s Fiber Arts Collective – a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization / 538.5733
  • Silver City Woman’s Club
    10:30am / Woman’s Club Building – 411 Silver Heights Blvd / This month’s featured speaker will be Alicia Edwards from the Volunteer Center / Kathleen – 538.3452
  • Basic Computer Skills Class
    2pm – 4pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Classes every Wednesday and Friday from July 30 – August 22 by WNMU Adult Education Services / Covers computer hardware basics, computer operation basics, Internet and E-mailing, and Microsoft Office basics / Free / Register at the first class session or Adult Education Services – 574.5101 / Limit 14 students
  • Tikis & Tacos
    4:30pm – 8:30pm / Bataan Memorial Park – Ft Bayard Road – Santa Clara / A Luau for all Grant County families / Free Food, Live Entertainment, Tiki-rific Games / 388.1198 or rrobinson@grmc.org (rrobinson null@null grmc NULL.org) / Sponsored by the Youth Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition
  • Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd – Taize Service
    5pm / Silent contemplation / 5:30pm Service / 615 N Texas Street / Taize-style worship consists of sung prayer alternating with spoken scripture readings, spoken prayer and silence / The service is non-denominational, free and all are welcome

Saturday, August 9, 2014

  • Silver City Farmer’s Market
    8:30am – Noon / Enter at Bullard & 7th Streets – Local produce, eggs, landscape plants, baked goods, various home-grown local products, food vendors / Live music
  • Ft Bayard Walking Tour
    9:30am / Fort Bayard Museum / Free
  • Craft Class: Papermaking for Children
    10am – Noon / Silver City Museum – 312 W Broadway / Limit 10 crafters / Ages 8+ / Pre-registration encouraged / Parent or guardian attendance required / 538.5921 – silvercitymuseum.org
  • Fabric and Yarn Sale
    10am – 4:30pm / The Common Thread – 107 W Broadway / Two day sale of high quality donated items, including stamped designs on reusable material by Chris McDaniel / Sales benefit the Southwest Women’s Fiber Arts Collective / 538.5733
  • Smokey Bear Birthday Party
    12:30pm – 1:30pm / Silver City Museum – 312 W  Broadway / With Smokey the Bear! Free /  538.5921 or silvercitymuseum.org
  • Craft Class: Papermaking for Adults
    2pm – 4pm / Silver City Museum Annex – 302 W Broadway / with Veronique De Jaegher /Limit 6 crafters / Pre-registration required / 538.5921 –  silvercitymuseum.org

Sunday, August 10, 2014

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Service
    10am / Unitarian Universalist Fellowship – 3845 N Swan Street / Jack Carter will speak on the subject of Human Population, Conservation & Survival / Dr Carter is a well-known retired professor, author, and long-time member of the Fellowship / Coffee & conversation follow the service

Monday, August 11, 2014

  • Greenway Sub-committee
    9am / Silver City Visitors Center – 201 N Hudson Street
  • Signage Sub-committee
    10am / Silver City Visitors Center – 201 N Hudson Street
  • Silver City Grant County Widowed Persons Service
    10:30am / Glad Tidings Church – 11600 Hwy 180 E / Monthly meeting / Entertainment by Gleemaiden / Lunch available / All singles are welcome / 537.3643
  • Silver City New Hope Al-Anon Family Group
    12:05pm / The First Presbyterian Church – 1915 N Swan / Meets on Mondays / 537.3141

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