Community Calendar / 20 June 2014

Friday 20 June 2014

  • Kid’s Day at the Museum
    9am – Noon / Silver City Museum Courtyard – 312 W Broadway / Free family fun at the museum! Six organizations collaborated on fun activities for children and refreshments / Free / 538.5921
  • Storytime with Nancy
    10:30am / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Every Friday / All ages / Free
  • Gila Regional Medical CenterCourtyard Concert Series
    Noon 1pm / Café Courtyard – 1313 E 32nd Street / Desert Larks – Celtic & Renaissance Acoustic Music / Details on their event calendar (http://grmc NULL.org/Home/News-Events/Events-Calendar/Event-Details NULL.aspx?Event=102)
  • Domestic Violence Court Watch Training
    1pm / The Volunteer Center – 13th and Corbin / The Grant County Court Watch group will host a free information session and training for people interested in volunteering for the Domestic Violence Court Watch Program / Learn about domestic violence court process, the benefits of a court watch program, and the nuts and bolts of how to do court watch / An overview of the volunteer application is included in the 3 hour training / Preregistration is required as space limited / RSVP Susan Teller-Marshall 312.498.9449 – susantellermarshall@gmail.com (susantellermarshall null@null gmail NULL.com)
  • Youth Chemistry Class
    2pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / For children ages 10 and up / Learn the contents of sports drinks and how common household items can change their colors / Free and open to public / 538.3672
  • La Santa Cecilia
    5pm – 9:30pm / WNMU Old James Stadium / Mimbres Region Arts Council and WNMU partner to present 2014 Grammy Award winners / Free / mimbresarts.org (http://mimbresregionarts NULL.org) – 538.2505
  • MASHUP 2014
    Doors at 6pm – Show at 7pm / Brown Derby – 410 Bayard Street / Santa Clara / Hip-Hop & Metal / Features Undoing, Young Innovation, Image of the Invisible, Low Key, Kane, Tone SWS, Deesound Dance follows w/ DJ Define / Benefit for Gabby Valdez / Tix at the door
  • “Back to the 50s” Sock Hop
    8:30pm – 12:30a, / VFW Post 3347 – Arenas Valley Hwy 180 & Yucca / 50s only music & dancing, door prizes, best costume and dance contests, snacks and treats / Members and Guests welcome / ID required

Saturday 21 June 2014

  • Silver City Farmer’s Market
    8:30am – Noon / Enter at Bullard & 7th Streets / Veggies, plant starts, landscape plants, baked goods, food vendors, local products and musical entertainment
  • Silver City Art Market
    8:30am – 2pm / Bullard Street in old Western Stationer’s parking lot / Free / Booth fee for vendors
  • Energy Efficiency Awards Breakfast
    9am / Breakfast followed by a community tour of energy efficient projects / For reservations and info 538.4332
  • Southwest Festival of the Written Word
    9am – 1pm / Pinos Altos / “Is it a Tweet? Or is it a Novel?” – a writing intensive workshop led by Albuquerque author Jonathan Miller / Fee / Includes one of Jon’s novels or nonfiction works and refreshments / Registration required / Space limited / info@swwordfiesta.org (info null@null swwordfiesta NULL.org) – 313.3172
  • Ft Bayard Walking Tour
    9:30am / Commanding Officer’s Quarters – Number 26 – on the west side of the parade ground / Donations appreciated / 388-4477
  • Fine Limitz Car Show
    11am / Gough Park / All day entertainment, music, food, BBQ contest, jumping balloons, trophies at 2pm / Free

Sunday 22 June 2014

  • Summer Solstice Celebration
    10am / Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Silver City – 3845 N Swan Street / Exploration of the four directions and the medicine wheel / Everyone Welcome / Athena Wolf – 536.9335
  • Call for Volunteers for Ice Cream Social
    10am – 3pm / Silver City Museum / Please contact the volunteer / event coordinator Thursday-Sunday and no later than July 1st at 538.5921 or email volunteercoordinator@silvercitymuseum.org (volunteercoordinator null@null silvercitymuseum NULL.org)

Monday 23 June 2014

  • Silver City New Hope Al-Anon Family Group
    12:05pm / First Presbyterian Church – 1915 N Swan / Meets on Mondays / 537.3141
  • Disability Advisory Council
    3:30pm / Health Council Office – 214 N Black Street / Open to the public for anyone with concerns or issues regarding disabilities in Grant County / 388.1198
  • Mindstorms
    4pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / Ages 10 and up / Meets Mondays / Free
  • The Loan Fund
    6pm – 7pm / The Commons at The Volunteer Center – 501 East 13th Street / Thinking of starting a business, already have a business, or growing your business? / Become familiar with the services The Loan Fund can offer / George Kenefic at george@loanfund.org (george null@null loanfund NULL.org) or Gina Riccobono at gina@deliciousnm.org (gina null@null deliciousnm NULL.org)

Tuesday 24 June 2014

  • Kiwanis Club
    Noon – 1pm / Red Barn Restaurant – 708 Silver Heights Blvd / Meets each Tuesday featuring special guest presenters and often youth in our community / 538.3396
  • The Silver City Rotary Club Luncheon
    Noon / Sunset Room WNMU Student Memorial Building – 2nd floor / Speakers on community of issues / Guests are welcome. Lunch is available
  • GRMC New Linear Accelerator Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
    2:30pm – 3:30pm / Gila Regional Medical Center – 1313 E 32nd Street / Free and open to the public / 538.4870
  • Chess Club
    4pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue /  Meets every Tuesday / All ages and levels of experience welcome / Free
  • International Folk Dance Group of Silver City
    6 – 7:30pm / Unitarian-Universalist Fellowship Hall – 3845 N Swan Street / Folk dance instructors Diane Princehouse and Harvey Gardner are visiting from Tucson through July and teach mostly easy dances from countries around the world / No partners needed / All dances will be taught / Non-dancing observers are welcome / Light refreshments served / Donation appreciated / Diane Princehouse 654.0103

Wednesday 25 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 at Texas / Everyone invited
  • Lego Club
    4pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue  / Every Wednesday / Ages 4-10 / Free
  • Bayard Al-Anon
    6pm / Santa Clara Senior Center – 107 East Street / Meets Wednesdays / 537.3141

Thursday 26 June 2014

  • Call for Volunteers for Ice Cream Social
    10am – 3pm / Silver City Museum / Please contact the volunteer/event coordinator Thursday-Sunday and no later than July 1st at 538.5921 or email volunteercoordinator@silvercitymuseum.org (volunteercoordinator null@null silvercitymuseum NULL.org)
  • Bayard Public Library Summer Reading Program
    10:30am – Noon / Bayard Public Library – 1112 Central Avenue / Silver City Poet Laureate Elise Stuart will present a children’s music presentation / Children will make and decorate their own shoe box guitar / Please have children bring a shoe box or Kleenex box or an extra box to share / Free / bayardpubliclibrarynm@gmail.com (bayardpubliclibrarynm null@null gmail NULL.com)
  • FANC / Fitness & Nutrition in the Community
    3:30 – 5pm / Health Council office – 214 N Black Street / A community group working on encouraging and expanding healthy lifestyles and active living in our county / Open / Free / 538.8573 x120

Friday 27 June 2014

  • Storytime with Nancy
    10:30am / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue /  Every Friday / All ages / Free
  • Gila Regional Medical Center / Courtyard Concert Series
    Noon -1pm / GRMC Café Courtyard / Greg & Jean with Jeff Ray / Folk Harmonies with guitar, harmonica & bass / GRMC.org event calendar for more information
  • Youth Chemistry Class – Imploding Aluminum Can
    2pm / Silver City Public Library – 515 W College Avenue / For Ages 10 and up / Free and open to public / 538.3672
  • Gila / Mimbres Community Radio – KURU FM 89.1 Open House
    4pm – 7 pm519 B North Bullard Street / Drop by & find out what’s going on with YOUR community radio station

    • Radio Soup & other treats
    • Become The Sponsor of the Day!
    • Help us match $8000 in donations!
    • Sign up to work on the
      Eventful Events Committee
      Memorable Membership Committee
      Under-Utilized Underwriters Committee
      Financial Search & Rescue Team to track down and
      rescue money from being put to unworthy uses!
    • Come on down & bring a friend, neighbor or co-worker… or one of each!

Saturday 28 June 2014

  • Silver City Farmer’s Market
    8:30am – Noon / Enter at Bullard & 7th Streets / Veggies, plant starts, landscape plants, baked goods, food vendors, local products and musical entertainment
  • Silver City Art Market
    8:30am – 2pm / Bullard Street in old Western Stationer’s parking lot / Free / Booth fee for vendors
  • Ft Bayard Walking Tour
    9:30am / Commanding Officer’s Quarters – Number 26 – on the west side of the parade grounds / Donations appreciated / 388.4477
  • Archaeology Fair
    10am – 11:30am / Gila Valley Library – 400 Hwy 211 in Gila / Learn about new discoveries at Dinwiddie archaeological site / exhibits / Making your own tools and jewelry / All Ages / Free / director@gilavalleylibrary.org (director null@null gilavalleylibrary NULL.org)
  • Experience the HU
    6:30pm / Center for the Healing Arts – 300 W Yankee / A sacred sound to help you meet life’s challenges / The HU Chant is an ancient name for God and love song to God / Meets 2nd and 4th Monday of each month / Everyone is welcome / Free / Jerry Bartels 534.0002 – Eckankar.org (http://eckankar NULL.org)
  • Big Ditch Crickets Dance
    7pm -10pm / Old Elks Club – 315 N Texas Street / Silver City MainStreet Benefit for the Silco Theater renovations / Pizza, soda, water available / Tix in advance at Silver City Visitor Center or at the door / Lucy Whitmarsh 574.8394 – lmwk@dishmail.net (lmwk null@null dishmail NULL.net)

Sunday 29 June 2014

  • Shamanic Journeying
    2pm – 5pm / Red Hat Healing Center – 309 E College Avenue / Learn to travel in your etheric body with focus and protection / Fee / 536.9335

Monday 30 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 – 515 W College Avenue /  Meets every Monday / Ages 10 and up / Free

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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